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CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School

Piazza del Mercato Centrale | First floor of the San Lorenzo Central Market, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 334 304 0551
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Our best experience in Florence

The pasta making class my wife and I took at Cucina LDM was truly unforgettable. We thought it... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
James O
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Wanted to take a cooking class in Florintine Beefsteak but the cancelled it because not enough... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
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-LEARN TO COOK LIKE AN ITALIAN-The first Cooking School at the Mercato CentraleA unique experience that brings you closer to the Mediterranean cuisine and the cultural importance of it's food: this is what taking a course at CUCINA LdM means, along with discovering new recipies and cooking techniques. Come and meet our professional chefs in our state-of-the-art kitchen in one of Florence most charming markets.The awareness of raw materials and the direct contact with the craftsmen who produce them are essential elements of the learning process. Our goal is to transmit a certain way of being, a lifestyle which revolves around the passion for human relations, conviviality and communication.Customized courses upon request.LUNCH AND DINNER WITH THE CHEFA cooking demonstration of one hour and half conducted by a professional Chef. Preparation of a first course and dessert which will be served at the end with a glass of wine.
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Piazza del Mercato Centrale | First floor of the San Lorenzo Central Market, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The pasta making class my wife and I took at Cucina LDM was truly unforgettable. We thought it would be fun (and it was---tons of fun), but what neither of us realized was that it would be such a GOOD class. The quality of instruction...More

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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear James, we are so happy to hear that! So grateful!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Wanted to take a cooking class in Florintine Beefsteak but the cancelled it because not enough people had signed upMore

Thank karen2450
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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Karen, we are very sorry that you could not attend that class, but this happens only when we don't reach the minimum number of participants we need to open the course. In the event that the minimum number of participants is not reached for...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Enrico was great, recipe was great and everything so well organised. We received an awesome desert at the end too along with the wine!

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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Grazie! Hope to see you again in the future!

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This is much more than a demonstration but a hands on one of a kind experience. We reserved a same day class after visiting the market and were 100% impressed with the quality of chefs, instruction, and the end result -- our very own hand...More

Thank Adriana F
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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear James, thank you for your visit!

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I studied abroad in Florence for the Fall of 2017 and this facility in San Lorenzo Market as well as the instructors are just incredible. I have learned so much about Italian cuisine and you can too! If I could do it over again, I...More

Thank Charlotte L
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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

We hope so!

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Marvelous. My husband and I took the class today and absolutely loved it. The chefs were professional yet extremely approchable and friendly. They did not make one feel as if one should already know all the techniques. Excellent value for your money with a good...More

Thank SharonLongueuil
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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you so much Sharon!

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

My husband and I were visiting the central market and came upon the cooking school. We watched a class in session and signed up for the class that evening. It was fantastic! Everything was well organized and the dinner we prepared was delicious. The chefs...More

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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear, thank you for your feedback. it's so nice to hear about this!

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

I loved this cooking school. The walls are glass, so you are able to look out at the patrons and, in return, they can look in. The Chef's were so nice and the kitchen is clean. The ingredients are very fresh, of course. This is...More

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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for your feedback!

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

attended class with Chef Michael on 4/16 (Spicy Orichiette with chicory) with my daughter and mother in law. the class was so informative and the chef was thorough and patient - sharing some great techniques and tips! we dined on our creations which were superb!...More

Thank Kellie C
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CUCINA L, Guest Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018
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Grazie Kellie!

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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We participated with my husband, and it was very funny cooking together. Everything was perfectly prepared, scheduled. We cooked fusilli with pesto and ricotta and tiramisu. Both of them were very tasty! Finally we ate everything for dinner with some fine italian wine. It was...More

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CUCINA L, Public Relations Manager at CUCINA Lorenzo de' Medici-Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018
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Grazie Katalin!

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market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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