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Cinque Terre Cooking School

Strada Provinciale 38, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+44 7469 936185
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This was a highlight of our visit to Cinque Terre!!

We decided to do the cooking school on a whim, as we saw the brochure in our hotel. We were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SDworldtraveller
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San Diego, California
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Excellent experience with the Cinque Terre Cooking School

Chef Rusty was a delight to learn from. The experience was fun, entertaining AND informative. Who... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rjd0924
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Woodinville, Washington
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You will receive a warm welcome at The Cinque Terre Cooking School, these families have promoted authentic Ligurian Cooking for generations. Our school is set in a stunning location in Monterosso, Italy high on the mountainside! We offer much more than just a Cooking experience, we would like to show you our passion for food which starts right from planting and cultivating! Our lessons are great fun for all the family with discounts available for children and large groups.. Special occasions can also be catered for and gift vouchers are also available. Lessons can be tailored for beginners are even the most experienced chefs. If you have a special dietary requirement we can adjust the menu accordingly. Vegetarian or Gluten free options are available.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:00
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Strada Provinciale 38, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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+44 7469 936185
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to do the cooking school on a whim, as we saw the brochure in our hotel. We were delighted to experience a wonderful cooking lesson, learned to make stuffed vegetables, pesto from scratch, gnocchi, filleted and grilled sea bass, and pan dulce for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chef Rusty was a delight to learn from. The experience was fun, entertaining AND informative. Who knew filleting a fish was so easy :-). The remaining sweet bread made it back to the USA and was shared - along with the experience - with many....More

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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words.. We are so pleased you enjoyed your cooking lesson with us... The pan dolce is such a good staple and delicious too.. Travels well and is good even a few days later! Hope you and have fun recreating the...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

we were a group of 13, Rusty our Chef, guided us through a fun-filled, hands-on course of Ligurian cooking. we baked, cooked stuffed vegitables, learnt how ot make these wonderfull great gnocchi. It is a full day of cook and eat. recommended to every food...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

From first contact the CT cooking school team were helpful and accommodating. Picked up by Jonathan and driven up to the school with a photo stop and chat en route. Our chef was entertaining and informative. There was only 3 of us which made for...More

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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words which are much appreciated by all of us here at The Cinque Terre Cooking School. We strive to be the very best and make sure that our guests all have a magical experience. Reviews like this make...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I are visiting Monterosso al Mare for a few days. The weather has been a little overcast and rainy since we have been here. Last night we looked at the forecast and it said 90% chance of major thunderstorms. So we decided...More

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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and so pleased you enjoyed your day with us here at The Cinque Terre Cooking School! We do our very best to make sure that all of our guests have a wonderful time, making sure that everybody...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

What a wonderful day. It exceeded my expectations. It was relaxed, fun and enjoyable. Everyone is so friendly and the location is stunning. We made stuffed vegetables, gnocchi, pesto, sea bass and panne dolce and it was all delicious. We hope to return again. Everything...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

So much fun and without a doubt something you must do if you’re on holiday in Cinque Terre. It is so simple but by no means basic, anyone of any ability will enjoy the Cinque Terre Cooking School, it’s easy to book and the skills...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

The trip starts off with a simple and smooth car pickup to take you to the restaurant where you will be doing the cooking class at. Rusty was a great host and made the experience a lot of fun. He has quite a colorful background,...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I booked a lesson on the day of but they kindly opened a spot for me. I made the best basil pesto I’ve ever had with my own hands!More

Thank Kaito L
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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hi Kaito, So pleased you enjoyed your lesson.. Your booking for the morning lesson was received just a little too late to be included for that AM lesson.. but as you were leaving the next day we would have hated for you to miss out......More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We took the cinque terre cooking class today and highly recommend it during your stay. Rusty was a great instructor and very patient with my lack of cooking skills. The meal we prepared was fun and surprisingly good!! My wife and I had a lot...More

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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your day with us! I hope we gave you some wonderful memories of your holiday in Cinque Terre and also some new recipes to try at home with your family and friends.. Thank you for taking the time...More

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357lesleyg5566
29 March 2018|
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Response from Lucette D | Property representative |
Hi Lesley, The cost for a lesson is 139 euros per person.. This includes a light breakfast on arrival, a four course lunch with wine water and cafe etc.. drinks throughout the lesson also, a souvenir cinque terre cookery... More
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T O
3 June 2017|
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Response from Lucette D | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes we do.. Please go to our website and make a request. Thank you!
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CharlotteFlorida
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Response from Lucette D | Property representative |
Please can you go to our website and submit your enquiry.. You can click on the link form here. Grazie Mille
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