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Chef Paolo Monti's Cucina Italiana Cooking School

Closed Now: 10:00 - 22:00
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The highlight of our trip!

My husband and I signed up for the 4 hour Tuscan cooking class which was amazing, and now wish we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ruth T
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Wonderful cooking experience and meal

We joined Chef Paolo for his favorites class and it was a wonderful experience. There were ten of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
El Dorado Hills, California
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Italian Cooking School in Lucca, Tuscany, day classes as well as 7 day all inclusive programs with tours and field trips. Hotel rooms available in our apartments. Intensive cooking classes, 8 to 14 recipes per class, hands on cooking, include lunch...more
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Via Per Sant'Alessio n. 3684, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 329970
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I signed up for the 4 hour Tuscan cooking class which was amazing, and now wish we would have been able to do more. Chef Monti was not only personable and entertaining but also a great teacher. We really learned a lot...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We joined Chef Paolo for his favorites class and it was a wonderful experience. There were ten of us for the evening and we started out by prepping all the ingredients together then preparing and eating each course. We learned to make so many dishes...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of 6 adults did the pasta making cooking course on our trip to Tuscany in late September. Chef Monty was hilarious! He gave us a great night with many memories. Most of our group were very novice to Italian cooking but Chef Monty...More

Thank alana1166
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just spend a week with a friend to learn how to cook italian food properly. It was a really great experience. Paolo took so much time explaining and teaching us the basics and the history of the italian cuisine. But also really fancy but...More

Thank Steffi J
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I attended a short 4 hour class as part of our tour of Tuscany area. Wonderful experience. The people we met in the group of about 14 people were varied in experience but all had similar feelings. Happy to recommend.

Thank rjlawrence2018
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Fabulous event and experience. Chef Paulo is funny, patient, and engaging. We made appetizers, rage sauce, ravioli and fettuccini, cheese sauce, bread salad, roasted pork loin and potatoes, and biscotti. Wonderful perience and learned about the particulars of Tuscany cooking. Come ready to work....and eat....More

1  Thank ASCAnn85
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Our family including 2 teen boys spent 3 hours laughing and eating with Chef Paolo. We made dozes (really) of pizzas as well as three kinds of foccacia. All the while they plied us with wine and cokes for the kids. Very large and immaculate...More

1  Thank krosen1142
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took a class and we did carpaccio, beef tartare, 4 different risottos, dessert and another appetizer as well. We were so full! The food was amazing, Chef Paolo knows how to make some amazing food and best of all we got...More

Thank SALabbe
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

This class was absolutely amazing. It was very organized and it was evident that Chef Paolo is a pro. He is an amazing chef and teacher. I will be back for more classes soon.

Thank achaddockfamily
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I love going to cooking class all around the world and this one was one of the greatest. We took the vegetarian class because I am vegetarian. We made so many amazing delicious dishes and we got a stand up show from...More

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Ivy C
30 May 2018|
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Response from chefpaolo07 | Property representative |
Thank you fopr your inquiry, all my classes are in english unless another language is requested Buon Appetito! Chef Paolo Monti
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Yousif H
23 February 2018|
Response from chefpaolo07 | Property representative |
The cost for the Under the Tuscan Sun cooking program is Euro 1590 per person in double room (single suppl. € 210) It is available all year starting every sunday, I hope to welcome you! chef Paolo Monti
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