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Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana

Strada di Monteapertaccio 1 | Loc. Monteaperti - Siena, 53019, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Italy
+39 333 466 3208
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Wonderful Cooking Class

Fantastic Fun for the family! Everyone had a hands on experience. Nonna Ciana and all of her team... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kristina M
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Excellent cooking experience in Tuscany

My wife, daughter and I attended Nonna’s Cooking class and thoroughly enjoy the experience. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
S N
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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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Strada di Monteapertaccio 1 | Loc. Monteaperti - Siena, 53019, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic Fun for the family! Everyone had a hands on experience. Nonna Ciana and all of her team were so friendly, answered all of our questions and made sure the kids had just as much fun as the adults. Education, recipes and experience are one...More

Thank Kristina M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife, daughter and I attended Nonna’s Cooking class and thoroughly enjoy the experience. The class was was lead by Nonna and her team in a farm 15 minutes by car/taxi from Siena. The group had 11 people and we enjoyed our time. We would...More

Thank S N
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The communication with Heather was excellent! Cooking with Nonna was so much fun! Paolo her translator was a champ! Just had such a fun time with Nonna & her crew! I will highly recommend this cooking class. Had we had more time we would definitely...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm so glad we did this as it was one of the highlights of our holiday. The staff are absolutely lovely and Nona was a hoot. Highly recommended for anyone visiting Siena – the setting is beautiful too and it feels like you're just at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great family affair. We enjoyed standing around a beautiful farm table and making a pasta dinner with a fun group of couples and families from different places. Nonna was fantastic and I feel as though I learned about Italian cooking. Our three...More

Thank Heather K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our time at Le Pietre Vive with Nonna Ciana, Heather, and their staff was simply amazing. Not only did we learn some awesome cooking tips, we had a lovely day and ate lots of delightful Tuscan cuisine. Nonna Ciana is so gracious to open her...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The class with nonna ciana and her lovely team was more than a cooking class. it was a lesson in Italian (Etruscan) history and culture. we learned the chemistry of cooking--why you add or cook ingredients in a particular order. we learned so many useful...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much. You were great company and we all enjoyed cooking together...so glad the boys enjoyed it too! . Hope to see you again some time and cook up some new recipes! Cooking Class Team

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After an amazing truffle hunt experience just next to Nonna's, my husband and I spent the rest of our morning cooking with Nonna and Paolo - which make such a fun team! The others who joined us made for great company and I made my...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your nice review, so glad you enjoyed the cooking class...we did too! Hope you are still enjoying cooking our Italian recipes back home....Nonna sends a big hug and says keep making good use of that rolling pin! Cooking Class Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple Tuscan cooking with some simple secrets that make all the difference. Nona Ciana & Paolo made a great team and were very entertaining and lots of fun. Food & wine was delicious and the company excellent

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments...much appreciated. We really hope to see you again in the future and maybe do some more cooking together! Cooking Class Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful setting, very fresh food from the garden that tasted great, and knowledgeable staff. But for 100 Euro, there wasn't a ton of food, and it was all vegetarian. Class picked up at the end when we started making pasta, but was very low energy...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing feedback on your cooking with us and for your appreciation of the food. We take pride in the quality of the products we use, making a point of using our own produce as far as possible, including extra -virgin olive oil...More

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Vince B
20 May 2018|
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Response from NickMontaperti | Property representative |
Certainly, we run classes all year round. For specific availability and prices just drop us an email.
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twadellec
20 April 2018|
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Response from NickMontaperti | Property representative |
For all the details and pricing etc the best thing is to contact us by email and we can give a personalized reply depending on number of people, menu type, etc
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BethV536
16 February 2018|
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Response from NickMontaperti | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for the enquiry. The couses are half day, a morning class built around lunch or an afternoon class around dinner. For prices and booking please contact us directly by email. Thanks
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