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Fantastic cooking class in a Venetian home

My husband and I took Gioia's cooking class during our stay in Venice and it was our favorite part... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Melika255
Best thing we did in Venice!

My husband and I booked a cooking class with Gioia during our trip to Venice for our honeymoon last... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Danielle D
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Do you want to learn the basics of Italian cuisine? I organize Italian cooking classes in Venice for anyone interested in Italian food and wine, all of which in English. I focus on and teach how to cook dishes you can prepare every day at home. At...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle Lunga S. Barnaba, 2721 | Campo San Barnaba, 30123 Venice, Italy
Dorsoduro / Accademia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I took Gioia's cooking class during our stay in Venice and it was our favorite part of the trip. I've already made all of the dishes a few times with great success. Gioia was even able to get zucchini flowers for us...More

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gioia t, Proprietario at Cooking & Travelling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Ciao, happy to know you had a great time in Venice. Gioia

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I booked a cooking class with Gioia during our trip to Venice for our honeymoon last month and her class was truly the highlight of our trip. We met Gioia at the Rialto market in the morning and shopped for fresh ingredients...More

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gioia t, Proprietario at Cooking & Travelling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao, thanks for your kind review.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Such fun and so informative! It's a hands-on class, so you really learn what you are doing and will be confident to recreate the dishes at home. She also taught us about Venetian customs and traditions. Thanks, Gioia!

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gioia t, Proprietario at Cooking & Travelling, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thanks a lot for your kind review. Best. Gioia.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our cooking class with Gioia. Gioia is friendly and engaging, and we enjoyed our conversation. We also loved making and eating wonderful food with her. Gioia consulted with us on a menu for the class beforehand so that the...More

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gioia t, Proprietario at Cooking & Travelling, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks, it was a pleasure. Gioia

Reviewed 25 September 2018

My husband and I had the opportunity to take a cooking class with Gioia during our visit to Venice in September. She was extremely pleasant and professional to deal with in setting up the class for us. She met us near her apartment and it...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

We had a fantastic experience with Gioia. The day started off at the Rialto market where she introduced us to some of the local foods as well as the local history. Back at her apartment we began cooking some traditional Venetian dishes. Gioia made everything...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun learning to cook delicious traditional Italian food with Gioia! She was a great teacher, very patient, and she took the time to explain the techniques and the reasons behind them. She was very accommodating to our dietary restrictions and the...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

It's hard to distill such a wonderful and all-encompassing experience into a concise review. Gioia was by far our favorite experience in Venice. In our initial communication we established our food preferences and discussed the various dishes she recommended we try to sample typical Venetian...More

Thank Maddy K
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Gioia hosted a small cooking class that was delightful. Communication was easy and the menu was flexible. She has the class in her apartment quite near St. Barnaba. The kitchen was pleasant and ample for the upcoming feast. Gioia really shares her interest in food...More

Thank Edward K
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We had a wonderful, authentic Venetian food experience with Gioia. She escorted us to her apartment and we began our food adventure. Not only did we make four pastas and sauces from scratch, she offered us wine and coffee the Italian way. She was calm,...More

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