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Cinque Terre Cooking School

Open today: 10:00 - 21:00
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Great Location and fun day!

We had a very enjoyable day cooking with Rusty at the Cinque Terre Cooking School. A great way to... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
VelvetCannon
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Brisbane, Australia
Great Time Cooking

An absolutely great experience. Picked up at our hotel in Monterosso. Started with prosecco and... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
RGT30076
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Atlanta, Georgia
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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Strada Provinciale 38, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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All reviews cooking class from scratch course meal stuffed vegetables swordfish cooking lesson ligurian style sea bass sweet bread pesto sauce an excellent instructor highlight of our trip great class wonderful dishes pine nuts pan dulce a lot of fun
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

We had a very enjoyable day cooking with Rusty at the Cinque Terre Cooking School. A great way to spend the day up in the mountains making delicious Italian food and having it served to you at the end of the class.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank VelvetCannon
Reviewed 15 October 2018

An absolutely great experience. Picked up at our hotel in Monterosso. Started with prosecco and wine. Ten people in the class. Each prepared their own dinners. The chef was excellent in helping us prepare our five course meal. The atmosphere was great. Everyone laughed a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you for your kind comments . We are so pleased you enjoyed your day with us. Comments like this make it all worthwhile. We strive to be the very best and appreciate the feedback from our guests. The team at The Cinque Terre Cooking...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was really a fun experience. We were picked up at our hotel in Monterosso by Jonathan. We stopped at the top of the hill and he pointed out attractions in the village. We were greeted on the porch of the hotel by Rusty our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the cooking class in Monterosso for its location, adventure, and social aspects. The other people in the lass were fun and interesting, so it was a great time. I realize it’s hard to please so many people with individual tastes in food. Everything...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank KittyMartini
Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review, we have taken on board all of your comments but whilst we can appreciate that you find gnocchi heavy and do not like so many flour based foods, this is typical Ligurian cuisine....More

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My fiancée and I took the pesto making class at the Cinque Terre cooking school. We learned how to make pesto the old school way with a mortar & pestle. We also made potato gnocchi from scratch. we absolutely loved it! The instructor was very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. A very enjoyable day, fun group atmosphere, friendly chef and staff. We made delicious gnocchi and Ligurian pesto amongst others. And they went out of their way to help us when we left something behind. Thanks very much.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 6 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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Lucette D, Manager at Cinque Terre Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

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

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kerrie O
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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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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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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