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Amazing cooking class in Tuscany

We bought a 5 night stay in Tuscany (Cortona) at an auction, and the package included a cooking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JSDMcG
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Very personal, hands-on, cooking experience nearby Cortona

My husband and I left Chef Ryan's rustic home located very nearby Cortona with full hearts and fond... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
Voyager448691
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I welcome you to a half day, hands on cooking class where we will create a beautiful Italian meal in the hart of Tuscany! In my house or yours. Our delicious menu will consist of 4 courses, with plenty of red wine. The menu is subject to change with...more
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C.S. 710 Pergo, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought a 5 night stay in Tuscany (Cortona) at an auction, and the package included a cooking class. We did not have high expectations (usually the add ons to a hotel package are not great), but we were truly surprised. From the moment we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

My husband and I left Chef Ryan's rustic home located very nearby Cortona with full hearts and fond memories of a wonderful cooking and dining experience. He was completely prepared for our session and shared many practical cooking techniques and a lot of entertaining anecdotes....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

We drove two hours each way to do this class. The other two couples in our class took a train from Florence and then took a taxi to get there. There were plenty of cooking class options more convenient to us; but there's a reason...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

I planned a few week trip to Italy for mom’s 60th birthday. It was my husband myself and my parents. We were looking for a cooking class and I stumbled across a recommendation for chef Ryan in and blog I found. I checked out the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Chef Ryan, supported by his wife Debra, showed my wife and I an outstanding time this evening exploring the culinary elements of Tuscan cooking. The ingredients were fresh, largely out of their own garden...the dishes we cooked were completely authentic...and even as an experienced cook...we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

Chef Ryan took us through a 4 course Tuscan meal that was amazing. It was fun to learn about local cuisine and we even learned how to make our own pasta and de-bone a duck. We loved drinking the homemade Limencello and then eating the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This cooking experience is unbelievable! Chef Ryan and his wife Deb are a delight. I could have sat and talked to them all day. We learned to make a great Tuscan meal from scratch while enjoying their wonderful company, along with two other couples. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 7 and had no idea what a treat we were in for. A few of us consider ourselves good and accomplished cooks and some were less “connected” to cooking. Chef Ryan had us all engaged and doing and laughing and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

As part of our villa package we were lucky enough to have our first night dinner prepared for us by Chef Ryan Hanley! It was a wonderful Tuscan style meal for some very weary travelers from the US! It was a great introduction to Tuscany!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

167/5000 That's something everyone should try Visiting Ryan and his family was a super good experience as we will remember for many years. Ryan, we will definitely be back and learn more.

Date of experience: August 2018
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joanmkao
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they will not allow me to post my email in the forum but it is on my website! There is a link on my TA page.
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The best day for me would be the 24th! Can you email me directly? This is an open forum!
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