Learn to make mouthwatering Pizza and scrumptious Gelato just like the Italians do - join our late afternoon class!
Discover one of the most evocative and well-known wine regions in the world: the Chianti. We'll take you into the heart of the Chianti region of Tuscany, the “Chianti Classico.” Located just south of Florence, sun-gorged hills are home to the vineyards that produce this nectar of the gods. Guided by our expert guide and sommelier, you'll visit some of the leading wineries in the world of the Chianti. Taste the wine and olive oil made here, visit the medieval town nearby, and enjoy a traditional Tuscan lunch – a perfect day for wine & food lovers!
We'll take you on a delicious stroll through the Florence city center, where we'll take gourmet pit stops in traditional Florentine bars, shops, and eateries. And of course, we'll round your experience off with a taste of vin santo, cantuccini almond biscuits– and the inevitable, heavenly gelato!
Enjoy a private cooking lesson and learn how to prepare delicious Tuscan recipes. Barbara or Valentina will be your private chef, expertly guiding you through the preparation of the menu of your choice. Your cooking adventure begins at 4:00pm, and culminates with a fabulous dinner prepared with your own hands and accompanied by the perfect wines. An unforgettable experience!
Shop, taste, chop, prepare - learn how to cook a delicious Tuscan three-course meal from market to table!
Chef Giovanni will take you to the central market in Florence where you will learn about shopping for (and tasting!) the best ingredients. You will take your market “loot” to our teaching kitchen and learn how to cook traditional Tuscan fare... and eat it, too! Of course, the whole experience will be accompanied by our world-famed Chianti wines. Buon appetito!
Enjoy the fantastic experience of learning Chef Giovanni's secrets of Italian cuisine in an intimate and friendly atmosphere with this small-group cooking class!
On this adventure, you'll see works of art from a new angle, guided by a knowledgeable art historian and native Florentine. Also a true connoisseur of wine and food, he will then invite you to a lunch prepared by himself in his own home, a Florentine palace. Discover how the Renaissance Florentine artistic culture was closely connected with the gastronomic culture, the taste for conviviality, and good food - and see and taste the beauty of Florence!
Offer your family and friends a fantastic evening with traditional Tuscan dishes and the best Tuscan wines. Bring our chefs home with you – and together we'll create memories no one will forget!
Get a unique taste of Florence! Experience the food culture past and present, from shopping to eating and drinking. With this complete immersion you'll gain a complete and delicious picture of one of the world's most gourmet cities!
Discover the varied and fascinating universe of Tuscan wines! During your private wine tasting in central Florence, you'll learn about the popular wines as well as the lesser known names, you'll discover the traditional vintages and the new trends in winemaking – and, of course, you'll use all your senses to taste the Tuscan nectar of the gods. Take your vacation in Tuscany to another level with this wine tasting, one of the most rewarding experiences the discerning traveler could wish for!
This work of art... is a winery! Your day-long excursion includes visits to Montepulciano and San Biagio Abbey, lunch and two wine tastings, including two important Contemporary Art Proyects.
Spend a day you won't easily forget: discover Montalcino and its world-famous Brunello wine. Your day trip includes the visit of two Montalcino wineries followed by tastings, as well as a delicious three-course lunch at La Taverna at Castello Banfi.
Travel towards the sea, to the famous Bolgheri region, land of some of the first Super Tuscans. Visit where some of the greatest Italian wine is produced – and taste it! This exclusive tour for the discerning palate includes the visit of two wineries that produce IGT Supertuscans, including Ornellaia Winery, and free time in the characteristic village of Bolgheri.
Join us for a memorable tour through the Chianti Rufina region, east of Florence. The Rufina is the best known Chianti area after the the Chianti Classico.
Pilgrims traveling along the ancient Roman stone roads that cross high mountains found peace and hospitality in convents and wineries. The castle of Pomino and the Frescobaldi estates are points of interest in this little-known area, but we focus particularly on the new wine makers who create noteworthy wines in their small artisanal wineries. Here, a new generation is turning the slowly ripening grapes of this more mountainous and cooler region into high-quality wines, changing the image of the Chianti Rufina wine in the world.
Visit a winery in the Valfreddana near Lucca, explore Lucca with its ancient walls and picturesque historical city center where you'll enjoy a traditional Tuscan lunch and admire the magnificent Piazza dei Miracoli in Pisa. A perfect day trip!
Discover the Maremma, one of the wildest and most beautiful regions of Tuscany, with olive tree covered hills, Mediterranean maquis (evergreen), and valleys where horses and wild boar roam freely. Its most famous wine, the Morellino di Scansano, captures the colors, flavors, and imagination of the area. Your day trip includes guided tours of two charming medieval villages, lunch, and tastings at two wineries.
There is more to the Florentine pleasures of the palate than wine and savory dishes... This is a tour for gourmet lovers of sweet things! Tuscany, and Florence in particular, played an important role in introducing chocolate to Italy – and it was probably a Florentine, Antonio Carletti, who discovered the chocolate secret on his travels and brought it to Italy in 1606...
After the museums, the monuments, and the art, join us for our exclusive Wine & Cheese Tasting in a traditional wine bar located in the heart of Florence. A detailed explanation of the various flavors and historical background will accompany your sensory experience. Enjoy some of the many delicious tastes of the Tuscany region!
Discover the secrets for preparing the best handmade pasta every time! Under the expert guidance of a multilingual chef, you'll learn to make three different types of pasta with three different sauces and a traditional Italian dessert – and serve it with the best-suited wine. And at the end, you'll enjoy the lunch you have prepared during the lesson.
Take this opportunity to break out of the “usual” Italian experience, and taste four Italian craft beers and three delicious finger food pairings as you learn about Italian food and culture in an intimate group setting.
Escape the hustle and bustle of Florence and experience the heart of Tuscany by visiting the enchanting Val d’Orcia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the beautiful towns of Montalcino, Pienza, San Quirico, and Montepulciano, enjoy two different wine tastings and savor the famous Pecorino cheese!
Come with us on a tour to the Tuscan countryside! You will visit one of the farms that raise the magnificent Chianina breed. Your tour of the farm is followed by a delicious Tuscan lunch featuring the best local specialties - including, of course, Chianina beef in various forms.
Enjoy the best of the Modena countryside: Visit the world’s oldest balsamic vinegar manufacturer - and a winery run by passionate young winemakers! A traditional lunch is included.
Enjoy a dream day on the hills of San Gimignano - learn to prepare a delicious lunch, visit the organic winery followed by wine tasting and the lunch you prepared in an ancient farmhouse nestled among the vineyards of Tuscany.
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