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Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana

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Address: Strada di Monteapertaccio 1 | Loc. Monteaperti - Siena, 53019, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Italy
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+39 333 466 3208
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At the farmhouse "Le Pietre Vive di Montaperti" cooking classes...

At the farmhouse "Le Pietre Vive di Montaperti" cooking classes are available. Nonna Ciana, will teach you how to prepare typical Italian dishes, such as fresh homemade pasta (tagliatelle, tagliolini, pappardelle...)gnocchi 8potato dumplings), escalopes and surprise cakes, etc. At the end of this experience, you will eat together with Nonna Ciana all what prepared.

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My daughter and I attended this cooking trip and OMG it was so amazing and fun. Nonna and Heather and I can't pronounce the other cook's name were so much fun to be with. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Flagler Beach, Florida
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Flagler Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My daughter and I attended this cooking trip and OMG it was so amazing and fun. Nonna and Heather and I can't pronounce the other cook's name were so much fun to be with. The place was so perfect to learn how to cook authentic Italian dishes. We spent 10 days in italy and I have to say this was... More 

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Cornelius, North Carolina
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful class set in a country farmhouse kitchen just outside of Siena. Nonna and Valeria were fun, friendly and very informative. My wife and I along with another couple made, cooked and ate pasta along with a little of the house vino! It was a great experience and a lot of fun. If you are looking for... More 

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Thank KittyKenna
West Richland, Washington
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked this last minute and are SO glad that we did! Picture the idyllic setting of a farmhouse set in Tuscany...add two charming hostesses/teachers with a wealth of knowledge, fun classmates, DELICIOUS food and there you have it - the perfect recipe for a major highlight of your vacation! We loved every minute and will treasure our memories at... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I did the cooking class with Noona and it was simply amazing. We learned how to cook traditional Italian dishes with fresh ingredients and simple instructions. The food tasted amazing and was a highlight of our trip.

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Thank dnisenson
Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about Nonna and her cooking class exceeded all of our expectations. We all had a fabulous time learning how to cook Italian food as well as enjoying one of the best meals we had throughout our entire trip.

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Thank ke09162
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot speak more highly of this cooking class with Nonna Ciana & the lovely team. This was the highlight of my time in Siena. The whole experience was excellent. From the beautiful setting, the welcoming environment, to the teaching & the hands on experience, the helpful tips & most importantly the food was sensational. They are recipes that are... More 

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Thank Haylee Z
Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a week + in Italy, this was hands down our favorite experience. Nonna Ciana and her friends are a riot! You feel as if three best friends are cooking for the afternoon and you just happen to luckily stumble upon it. The restaurant is situated on beautiful family farm property and most of the ingredients used in the recipes... More 

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Thank Elizabeth W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nonna Ciana and Heather make a great team. I really enjoyed the time spent with them. I would recommend this cooking class to everyone.

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Thank Wendy C
Mount Airy, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cooking class with Nonna was one of the highlights of our trip to Italy. Nonna and Valerie were so welcoming into their home and especially their kitchen. They were so friendly and extremely patient with each of us in preparing the food based on their directions. Learning how to make homemade pasta was so much fun. We not only... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful time with Nonna Ciana and Heather - the pictures I posted are worth a hundred words. There is a lot to pick from and choose to do when you are in the Tuscany region. I wasn't 100% sure about spending a few hours cooking but I am so glad that we did! Thank you to... More 

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this review

Thanks so much. You were great company and we all enjoyed cooking together. Hope to see you again some time. Cooking Class Team PS Thank for posting the lovely photos too! More 

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