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Sicilian Demo Cooking

Riva Giuseppe Garibaldi 15, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 333 278 3828
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Best cooking class

We had the most amazing time with Fiora at her cooking class. This was more than we had expected... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
caroleb276
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Sydney, Australia
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The Highlight of our Trip

My friend and my mother-in-law took Fiora's class together as part of our trip to Sicily this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BSpaghetti
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San Francisco, California
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“lovely home” (10 reviews)
“ravioli” (17 reviews)
“cannoli” (30 reviews)
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Riva Giuseppe Garibaldi 15, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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+39 333 278 3828
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing time with Fiora at her cooking class. This was more than we had expected and the whole experience beginning with the produce markets and then returning to Fioras home to cook up a feast was a highlight of our stay...More

Thank caroleb276
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fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much ...very kind of you Best regards Fiora

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and my mother-in-law took Fiora's class together as part of our trip to Sicily this summer and we all agreed it was one of the highlights of our trip. Going to market, buying the fresh ingredients and then coming back to a beautiful...More

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fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Beti ...very kind Best regards Fiora

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What’s not to like about being educated about some of the finest cuisine in the world at a lively and authentic market where tables groan with vegetables fresh from the farm that morning, still dancing fish and squiggling squid smile back at you from the...More

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fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much😘

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband met Fiora at 9.30 in the morning and shopped for all the ingredients together in the local food market. We decided the menu right then and there - we ended up making spinach-ricotta ravioli, Cavatelli pasta with tomato sauce, courgette flowers...More

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fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you so much 🙏

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We were in a group of ten, which made the experience even more fun! We learned a lot as we shopped at the market. Fiore is a wonderful, good natured teacher, a gracious hostess and a wonderful cook. She made even the most challenging preparations...More

Thank Cathy F
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fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you so much Cathy...very kind ..I have a nice memory of you...hope to see you once again Fiora

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We had a perfect day with Fiora. First, we went to the market where we bought the food for the cooking lesson. Fiora explained a lot regarding the fruits, vegetables, sea food, fish and herbs. At that point you already feel experienced by the Italian...More

Thank Philippe C. B
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Educational. Relaxed. Fun. And delicious! We wish we had done this on our first day in Siracusa because it was a great introduction to the market, the foods and specialities and traditions and the people of Sicily. Fiora gave us a relaxed tour of the...More

Thank Adam H
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

This cooking class was absolutely amazing. We went through the market in Siracusa to pick up the items that we were going to cook with for the lunch we would make. The group was the perfect size, and Fiora was fantastic, showing us how to...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

What a treat it was to spend the day with Fiora, shopping, cooking, eating and drinking! It was the perfect introduction to our visit to Ortigia/Siracusa and it helped us understand and appreciate the Sicilian cuisine. Fiora is delightful - a true dynamo who has...More

1  Thank Leslie079
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I booked this cooking class as a Birthday present for my partner. We kicked off the day shopping at Ortigia market. After finding out what we like, Fiora instantly created a personalised menu - she must be carrying around 1000s of recipes in her head...More

2  Thank Marina K
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