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Ann and John loved this cooking experience

WOW This was a big highlight of our trip to Italy. Honestly it was one of the best days of my... read more

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Pasta class

From the time we pulled in and were greeted by Mauro, we felt like old friends. The charm of his... read more

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In a world where frenzy is the rule, we are convinced that great importance must be put on regaining possession of the fleeting moments to restore your energy. What better way to do that than by creating something with your own hands?! We want to...more
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Reviewed today via mobile

WOW This was a big highlight of our trip to Italy. Honestly it was one of the best days of my life - preparing, learning and then sharing a meal together with 12 people from different parts of the globe. Mauro is smart and funny!...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the time we pulled in and were greeted by Mauro, we felt like old friends. The charm of his recently renovated cottage enhanced by Marisa, his chicken running about and jumping for treats (meat). We were joined by 5 other couples. Wine flowed as...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We (six adults) really enjoyed the pasta class with Mauro. Mauro is really friendly, encouraging and informative. He made the experience really fun and relaxed. The ravioli, fresh tagliatelle and tiramisu we made were delicious, and our wine glasses were always topped up. As an...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our pasta making class with Chef Mauro was a highlight of our week in San Gimignano. The chef was very knowledgable and let everyone in our group (there were 8 total) make each dish: two loaves of bread, cheese & spinach ravioli, tagliatelle with ragu,...More

Thank schylarbrock
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, it was absolutely brilliant. We cooked our own meal - bread, pasta, ravioli and tiramisu - and then sat down to eat it. Very friendly host and wonderful staff. I’m no cook but I thoroughly enjoyed myself. Just the best evening. I recommend it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chef Mauro is really friendly, knowledgeable and welcoming. The setting is incredible (outside on a hillside in Tuscany). Everyone gets to participate, even young children (my youngest is 9). We made fresh bread, pasta, sauce, raviolis and tiramisu. Really fun experience, and then you get...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I attended a session along with another couple and a family of five. It was a wonderful experience to cook with Mauro and his excellent assistant, and enjoy an eveniibg in company of others. In addition the views from his place are...More

Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband and 2 friends experienced the most wonderful afternoon with Montese Cookery school. We arrived late but once we arrived we were greeted with a smile from Mauro and oodles of wine. We shared our experience with 5 others and cooked and drank and...More

Thank matchmysmile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love cooking classes. I’ve taken them all over the world. This was the most amazing class of all. It started with the location. On a Tuscan hilltop over looking a beautiful valley the food prep table was perched. Mauro greeted us like long lost...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was amazing and we can't wait to try the recipes at home. Mauro is great with children too. He has a super friendly pet chicken that my son adored and HELD! Go during the day as the views are amazing. Pictures taken that...More

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jemerton
4 July 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Hi!!! It depends by the class that you choose. If you can send us an email, we are more than glad to write you back all of the informations about our classes. Thank you, and thank you kenny :)!
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annie340
16 January 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Will be a pleasure to having you 😀. Can you send us an email trough our website? Thank you very much and we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Mauro
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annie340
16 January 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for contacting us. Can you send us an email through our website? We will send you all the informations about our classes. Just let us know the dates of your vacation. Thank you very much.Best Regards.
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