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Giglio Cooking Day Course

Via del Ghirlandaio 6b, 50121, Florence, Italy
+39 055 614 5914
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Excellent cooking class

We got to shop for our food in the Mercato Centrale and then cook! We made ravioli, pasta with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
goosebeast
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Renaissance cooking...so much fun and Marcella really knows her stuff!!!!

Marcella has a beautiful professional kitchen that is not only inspiring but fully stocked. She was... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
KSoltis
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Gigliocooking offers cooking courses of different lasting times. If you want to cook at both professional and amateur level, come to have an unique experience of culture and fun.
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Via del Ghirlandaio 6b, 50121, Florence, Italy
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+39 055 614 5914
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to shop for our food in the Mercato Centrale and then cook! We made ravioli, pasta with meat sauce, fried zucchini flowers, and tiramisu. Very fun and informative.

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Grazie mIlle! thank you for yur review! we hope to see you again! best wishes to you. Marcella

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Marcella has a beautiful professional kitchen that is not only inspiring but fully stocked. She was great in our first class today calmly explaining each recipe as we tasted different local honey, helped her with everything. Lemon chicken, crepes with ricotta and spinach, finally ending...More

Thank KSoltis
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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear K & B! how nice of you! thank you so much for being the "Testers". Grazie mille! Marcella

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Marcella is a great cook, an equally capable teacher and a wonderful person. I took a private lesson with my 18-year old son and Marcella went out of her way to ensure that we would learn a lot more than 'just' cooking a tasty Italian...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Dear Richard f, it is so nice of you! above all, travelling with your son and taking this decision of a cooking class. Then to take it with me! I have to say it has been a great evening for me too. I hope to...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Marcella gave us one of the most memorable experiences on our entire trip. Her passion to pass on knowledge of food nutrition, the differences in the chemical makeup of foods and the importance of using the best, natural ingredients was well received. She taught us...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Our family took a pasta making class with Marcella. She is knowledgable, patient and personable. We had our two girls with us (Ages 9 and 7) and she was amazing with them. Found age appropriate tasks for them and included them in the whole process....More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you so much! your review is kind and.... effective! I hope to see you again with your kids.My best wishes to you. marcella

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

I’m lucky enough to have experienced giglio a few years ago and had to come back. I refused to eat gnocchi ever since and it was worth the wait. Thank you Marcella and Antonella for the wonderful experience and the delicious gnocchi, pesto, and spinach...More

Thank Cindy B
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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Dear Cindy! thank you! this is great! when people come back, is the best gift for me and GiglioCooking!. I hope to see here again or, who knows... maybe in the States. Best wishes to you!

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

My wife and I booked a private class with Marcella last week and had an amazing time. She is extremely knowledgable and takes the time to explain everything from the science behind the food to the techniques. In a few short hours we were able...More

Thank Scott B
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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Dear Scott, the message by tripadvisor with your reviw found me on line today. What a nice surprise! thank you a lot or your nice words. I hope to see you again guys my warmest wishes of happy life! gratefully marcella

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I visited the Giglio Cooking School last week while in Florence and I cannot say enough good about them. Marcella greeted us and took us through from the beginning to end sharing with us every importance of choosing the correct ingredients. We made pasta with...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi! I cannot see your name here, but I think you came with Robin Curby Above all: i apologize for my delay in responding. Grazie grazie mille for your review. Thanks for the nice and "informative" words With my best wishes gratefully marcella

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

At first I thought a cooking class in Italy would be corny or cheesy... that could not be more far from the truth. This was SO educational and so much fun! I learned how working with SIMPLE, fresh ingredients can transform a meal to “WOW”...More

Thank Brett P
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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Brett, i love your beginning: I thought a cooking class in Italy would be corny or cheesy. You are so nice. Above all I want to apologize for my delay in responding. Thank you thank you for the nice words Wishing you all the best...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

I did a few day classes and found everything was worthy of a 5 star review. The teachers are very experienced and very nice, and they speak perfect English. I reccommend of course the Pasta classes, but beware, you eat a lot after the class,...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Dear Ricardo, you made me laught. Grazie Grazie mille! the review is ..... sintetic and efficient. You are great! with my best wishes gratefully marcella

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