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Our day learning to cook with Manuela was a highlight of our trip to Italy! She created a fabulous... read more

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Loved our class

This was one of the highlights of our trip. Manuela is so helpful and fun. We loved learning from... read more

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Cook Eat Italian offers the best one day cooking class in Florence. Our local chef Manuela will take you through authentic Italian recipes in this hands-on small group class. Maximum class size 6 Persons. Classes in central Florence and in a...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our day learning to cook with Manuela was a highlight of our trip to Italy! She created a fabulous experience for us. She is warm, friendly, and well-prepared, explains what to do in digestible steps, and shares reasons for doing steps a particular way that...More

Thank ldbcampbell
Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience was fun, but I expected a larger kitchen for the 6 of us to work in. The kitchen is in Manuela's home. It is not air conditioned, so be sure not to go on hot days in August (which is what we did,...More

Thank r p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip. Manuela is so helpful and fun. We loved learning from her and can’t wait to try our recipes. I would love to take another class from her.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently did a cooking class with Manuela in Florence. Our class was small an intimate with only one other couple. We were interested in learning to make a few particular items so we asked prior to attending the class and Manuela was happy to...More

Thank Courtney J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't miss out on this 5-star opportunity to learn how to cook 3 types of pasta and 3 sauces at Manuela's home. She is the perfect hostess (speaks flawless English) and knows how to keep you engaged and the class on track. We all had...More

Thank RomaSorrentoBlose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some friends and I were staying in Tuscany and travelled to Florence for the day for Manuela's cooking class. We were made to fell very welcome and comfortable by Manuela. We had a fantastic day in her own kitchen, she was very knowledgeable and extremely...More

1  Thank peta1974
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When asked by our friends and family about the top things we did in Italy, this experience always makes it's way to the top. Manuela is an absolute pleasure and a great teacher. We had a lot of 'learning' experiences as we made fresh pasta...More

1  Thank Lindsey V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 6 (including 3 children ages 12-15) and LOVED learning to cook with Manuela. In addition to learning great tricks and techniques to bring home, we enjoyed being able to spend time with Manuela, see her apartment and hear about life...More

1  Thank ExShoreex
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

I made reservations a few weeks in advance for Manuela's Kitchen in Florence at Viale Donata Giannotti number 49 black. The class was for making homemade pasta with different sauces. The class was four hours long and we made three different pastas. It was an...More

1  Thank james l
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This cooking class was one of the highlights of my trip to Italy. Manuela is a terrific teacher. She explained all of the processes and made everyone feel welcomed and comfortable. We had a lovely authentic Italian meal, great wine, great fellowship with fellow travelers....More

1  Thank Bluebirds83
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18 June 2018|
Response from Cook_Eat_Italian | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, the vegetarian are welcome in our class, we can choose the best recipes and also customize all menù for vegetarian. Please email us for the availability Manuela
Dylan H
16 June 2018|
Response from Frank H | Reviewed this property |
I don't do the cooking classes. I reviewed the site Cook Eat Italian, sorry
11 April 2018|
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Response from Cook_Eat_Italian | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, I can arrange a class for 4 if you tomorrow at 5pm. Please send me a mail via web site for more info . Manuela