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Slow Cooking School

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LEARN ITALIAN FOOD, LANGUAGE, CULTURE, AND CULINARY TRADITIONS FROM PROFESSIONAL experienced owners of FONTANARO Estate.The wonderful part of Italian cooking relies on the fact that is made with fresh and genuine ingredients, you can recreate...more
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Vocabolo Montanaro 64, 06060 Paciano, Italy
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All reviews olive oil pasta il fontanaro cooking school tiramisu lucia and alina chef walter wine cellar at home from scratch wonderful experience italian countryside local chef slow food made us feel learned how highlight of our trip
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four thoroughly enjoyed our cooking class with Alina. It was the highlight of our trip.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Stephenie A
bianca7667, Owner at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Stephanie! And please please send us your Italian dishes photos when you will cook home! I will be so happy to see them! And please let us know if you need help while redoing them! Baci from all Il Fontanaro!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautiful town, the wonderful family and their home were all reasons to go back to Il Fontanario Slow Cooking School. It was like we were part of the family. Alina and her family made sure we had all we needed to experience not only...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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bianca7667, Owner at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank thank you! We love to do our best for our friends and guests! It is lovely to experience Umbria like a local! And our heritage is so deep! I also really love to have someone to trust when I travel that suggest me the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriends and I (group of 4) took a cooking class with Alina last November and it surely was the highlight of our italian getaway. As soon as we arrived, we were charmed by the beauty of the surroundings and by the warm welcome of...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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bianca7667, Proprietario at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Noémie Thank you! It has been really nice to meet you, and hope to see you again this summer when we will have our delicious tomatoes ready at our kitchen garden! happy new year from me and little Stella!

Reviewed 2 December 2018

We did this cooking class for my husbands actual birthday celebration. Alina makes everything magical and even the teenagers said this was their favorite part.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tarrzcoop
bianca7667, Proprietario at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you, it was magical because you are magical!

Reviewed 28 November 2018

It was an amazing day at Fontanaro. We have learned a lot in slow cooking school. Handmade pasta ftw! Highly recommend!

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Date of experience: October 2018
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bianca7667, Direttore at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you for sharing your review, we love the country slow living life with good food and especially home made organic pasta.

Reviewed 30 October 2018

One of my bucket list items was to take a cooking class in Tuscany and this met every expectation! The atmosphere was relaxed and inviting. I loved the chef, the hosts, the food, the wine - everything about it! I would highly recommend. Also, I...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bodilda
bianca7667, Owner at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for rating us one of best cooking classes in Tuscany. Actually, we are in Umbria, Tuscany border even if before we where part of the Grand Duke of Tuscany. We hope to host you again, maybe for a cooking vacation? Or just to...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

We absolutely loved this class, and felt like part of the family when we left. Alina is an excellent cooking instructor, and made the entire day a blast! We had purchased an olive tree online thru Il Fontonara, and had no idea what to expect...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Judy S
bianca7667, Direttore at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for loving our organic farm and cooking school il Fontanaro, your review is really nice and make me very happy, we hope to host you for another great cooking experience. ciao to all of you! and a happy new year!

Reviewed 24 October 2018

The class is hands on, informative, fun, and the class gets to eat what it cooks! What could be better?

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kaoderman
bianca7667, Owner at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you to have loved our slow food cooking school. We are so proud to have been rated among one of the best Tuscan cooking school! Ops...Umbrian!! Ciao Ali

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Our group had a wonderful day with Alina and her mother Lucia. The cooking component involved 4 different pasta making and some very helpful hints. The sauces were delicious. Most ingredients came from their kitchen garden. We were sent by email the recipes. Very warm...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sue H
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Had a great time with CHef Walter. Learned the TRUE Italian way to make and cook pasta. (among other things)

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Date of experience: September 2018
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we are inside il Fontanaro - paciano
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yes- we are always open except Saturday and Sunday because there are most of the holiday villas arrivals. Yes you should book it before:) You can contact us any time and we'll be happy to answer you as soon as we... More
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