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Giglio Cooking Day Course

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Private Lesson with Marcella

My morning lesson with Marcella was absolutely fantastic! She is extremely knowledgeable in all... read more

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Marcella is a delight - patient, kind and an outstanding chef. We learned so much not only about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Gigliocooking offers cooking courses of different lasting times. If you want to cook at both professional and amateur level, come to have an unique experience of culture and fun.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My morning lesson with Marcella was absolutely fantastic! She is extremely knowledgeable in all areas of cooking. Marcella was very personable and made you feel very welcome. We had a terrific time talking about all aspects of cooking and I learned a lot of great...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded today

J & J!!!! GRAZIE!!!!! Thank you so much for these nice words. My best wishes to you! marcella

Reviewed 1 week ago

Marcella is a delight - patient, kind and an outstanding chef. We learned so much not only about cooking the wonderful 4 course Tuscan meal but also we improved our 'knife skills' and clever techniques to improve our cooking skills in general. We had lots...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hi, we were two couples who were celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary . We had the most amazing visit , we cooked a four course meal with Marcella and then had matched wines with Sandra our sommelier . It was such fun, so relaxed ,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Chef Marcella and sommelier Sandra. 4 courses, 5 wines. Learnt how to make pasta, spinach and ricotta pancakes, amazing pasta, beautiful steak and olive oil cake with wine caramel sauce. Going for a snooze now!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Marcella, the owner of the Giglio Cooking School was top notch! My husband and I along with 2 other couples had such a fun day cooking and learning about the food of Italy. We started the day shopping in the market where we learned about...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fran! thank you! i had never got a "top notch" before! GREAT!!! I will use it in the future to advertise myself! grazie mille! you have been ...fabolous fun! i hope to see you again!. best wishes to you all. Marcella

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm sure anyone would enjoy a one day class here but 5 days is at least 10 times better. Marcella is a wonderful cook and had a restaurant of her own for 12 years on the island Giglio (thus the name) where she is from....More

Thank William M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We got to shop for our food in the Mercato Centrale and then cook! We made ravioli, pasta with meat sauce, fried zucchini flowers, and tiramisu. Very fun and informative.

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Grazie mIlle! thank you for yur review! we hope to see you again! best wishes to you. Marcella

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Marcella has a beautiful professional kitchen that is not only inspiring but fully stocked. She was great in our first class today calmly explaining each recipe as we tasted different local honey, helped her with everything. Lemon chicken, crepes with ricotta and spinach, finally ending...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear K & B! how nice of you! thank you so much for being the "Testers". Grazie mille! Marcella

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Marcella is a great cook, an equally capable teacher and a wonderful person. I took a private lesson with my 18-year old son and Marcella went out of her way to ensure that we would learn a lot more than 'just' cooking a tasty Italian...More

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gigliocooking, Owner at Giglio Cooking Day Course, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Dear Richard f, it is so nice of you! above all, travelling with your son and taking this decision of a cooking class. Then to take it with me! I have to say it has been a great evening for me too. I hope to...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Marcella gave us one of the most memorable experiences on our entire trip. Her passion to pass on knowledge of food nutrition, the differences in the chemical makeup of foods and the importance of using the best, natural ingredients was well received. She taught us...More

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