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Cooking Experience Lezioni di Cucina Salentina

Corte Dell'Idume 5 | vicino Piazza Sant'Oronzo, 73100, Lecce, Italy
+39 327 853 7031
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This is a "must" when visiting Lecce and the Puglia Region! Best cooking class!

We had the chance to take a cooking class with Gianna and her team and it was hands down a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alanabeth
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Los Angeles, California
Amazing and Delicious!

About a week or so I had the fortunate experience to meet Gianna, her daughter, Maya and Gianna's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Matt M
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“local market” (15 reviews)
“at home” (23 reviews)
“focaccia” (13 reviews)
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Corte Dell'Idume 5 | vicino Piazza Sant'Oronzo, 73100, Lecce, Italy
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+39 327 853 7031
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the chance to take a cooking class with Gianna and her team and it was hands down a highlight of our nearly two week trip to Italy. Gianna is so warm and accommodating. After meeting at the market to pick the fresh ingredients...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

About a week or so I had the fortunate experience to meet Gianna, her daughter, Maya and Gianna's sou chef, Marco. Myself and my partner joined another family and had an outstanding experience. We met at the square as planned, walked to the local market...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took a cooking class with lovely Gianna and Maya during our vacation in Puglia and enjoyed it a lot! Grossery shopping before cooking was fun and interesting, the cooking was very easy for everyone to follow and enjoy, but still also perfect for those...More

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GiannaGreco, Proprietario at Cooking Experience Lezioni di Cucina Salentina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Linnea, thank you so much! It was a pleasure to have you at our school. Please, if you come back in Lecce call us to take a drink together! All the Best, Maya & Gianna

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cooking Experience with Gianna Greco was about the best time we had in Lecce. Gianna is a true professional--a chef, a trained sommelier, and an expert in the olive oils of Puglia and Tuscany. She adores Sardegna and its traditions, but she is a true...More

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GiannaGreco, Proprietario at Cooking Experience Lezioni di Cucina Salentina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Many, many thanks for this fantastic and very precise review. Anything for Gianna is authentic, traditional and passionade. She loves her job, guest, wine and food. We hope to see you more and more time, Arrivederci. Maya & Gianna

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The truth is, our whole Puglia adventure, was built around hearing about this cooking course, in a New York Times article, a few years ago. We loved the idea of being off the beaten path, and learning some cooking tips for a real Puglian for...More

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GiannaGreco, Proprietario at Cooking Experience Lezioni di Cucina Salentina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow......many thanks! You are very nice people and good students. Please, let us know if you'll make the focaccia at home. It is very easy and fast! We hope you are very well and we hope to see you again. Warmly, Maya & Gianna

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

The cooking experience was one of the highlights of our trip to Lecce. Gianna let our family choose the type of meal we preferred to cook/eat and then took us to a local market to choose the fresh and local ingredients. The instruction was thorough...More

Thank Mario G
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We loved our “cooking experience” in Lecce with chef and sommelier Gianna. After shopping for ingredients, we learned to cook a multi-course meal: focaccia, polpette di melanzano, orrechiette pasta and sauce, pork bombette, panna cotta... We enjoyed lots of delicious wine with our meal. I...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

I booked this cooking class directly through the company's own website. I booked this for my extended family of 16 people. I told them that I had a person that was a vegan and vegetarian and was told that was not a problem. Various members...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

The group was large, (14) including Brits several Australians who had learned about it in our Age newspaper Swiss, French and Californians. We started in the market meeting producers and then adjourned for Lecce coffee, served over ice with pressed almond, latte di mandoria. We...More

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GiannaGreco, Proprietario at Cooking Experience Lezioni di Cucina Salentina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear David and Pat, thank you so much! We loved this group and my mom love you! Please, let us know if you come back, you'll our guests for ever! Arrivederci, Maya and Ginna

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Such an enjoyable evening from our meeting Gianna at the Duomo, shopping for produce at the markets, stopping for a special Lecce iced coffee made with real almond milk, then back to the kitchen to begin cooking. We loved learning to make focaccia, orecchiette pasta,...More

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GiannaGreco, Proprietario at Cooking Experience Lezioni di Cucina Salentina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Dear Jenny, thank you so much!! We are very happy when we read this review and we hope to see you again!! All the best, Gianna, Maya

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Bart V
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Response from GiannaGreco | Property representative |
Hi Bart, I ' m sorry for that. Please send again on email your request I answer immidiatly Thank you very much Gianna
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Tanis351
23 August 2015|
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Response from GiannaGreco | Property representative |
dear Tanis, thanks for contacting us !We do have availability for next year, Send us an e mail through our web site, we 'll be happy to give you all information from there! do not hesitate to send us preferred date and we'll... More
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