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Great class, great meal, great time!

My sister-in-law booked us this class several months in advance and we were joined by 4 others for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Robin R
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The only thing I regret not doing this years ago!

From the very first contact (email with Liz) to the goodbye to Guiseppe, was a special, warm and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My sister-in-law booked us this class several months in advance and we were joined by 4 others for a group of 8. After meeting Chief Giuseppe, and our classmates, he toured us through Lucca. Stopping at local bakeries and produce markets, explaining what was available...More

1  Thank Robin R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the very first contact (email with Liz) to the goodbye to Guiseppe, was a special, warm and personal experience. Everything written in all the others 5 stars reviews I can only approve. It was just an amazing day.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The experience was outstanding. We did a cooking class for small group of 5. Absolutely wonderful food and conversation w Guiseppie. The day started with walking the streets of Lucca to visit local shops. The home was wonderfully decorated. Food was scrumptious! Would recommend the...More

1  Thank dannybertges
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our last trip to Lucca with our friends included attending Extra Virgin Cooking class- We went shopping for our supplies with Chef Guiseppe - bakeries, Green markets, specialty stores in the center of Lucca- then a short walk to his beautiful restored palazzo and working...More

Thank Parmasan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the BEST cooking class with Giuseppe and our family. We met G inside the wall and he took us to various local stores to select a few extra ingredients we needed for cooking. We then went back to his apartment where the class...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Other reviewers have said it all. Chef Giuseppe is a great chef and teacher. My wife and I enjoyed every minute and left feeling we had experienced a 5-star meal. Highly recommended.

2  Thank TipTop15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chef Giuseppe exudes old world charm, has impeccable cooking techniques, and a gift for teaching. Extremely enjoyable experience. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Doris D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful day we spent with Giuseppe in Lucca. Loved walking to the shops to purchase our food for the meals. Cooking at his home was fantastic. He is engaging, well organized, and very personable. We learned some new cooking techniques, drank amazing wine,...More

1  Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Giuseppe was a wonderful chef and had everything organized for our course. We met our group (7 people) and had a lovely walk stopping for food at amazing stores in the walled city of Lucca. We cooked in his gorgeous home and I learned some...More

Thank scttallan
Reviewed 30 May 2018

While we were in Tuscany last week with our family, my husband planned this cooking class. What an amazing treat it was to cook with Chef Giuseppe. The class size doesn't exceed 8 people so it was perfect. You first shop with him in the...More

1  Thank denisefarley23
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Naveen M
26 June 2017|
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Response from Roma3161 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Naveen You need to contact them directly about this. Perhaps through their web page. I am not the chef of the cooking class. Just one of the participants. I am sure Giuseppe will do all he can to accommodate you. Cheers
Diane O
14 October 2016|
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Response from L D | Property representative |
yes, trains to lucca run twice an hour from florence, and the meeting point is a short walk from the train station!
13 September 2016|
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Response from Lennisa915 | Reviewed this property |
Maggie -- so sorry that I just saw your question and couldn't be of help. I hope you enjoyed Guiseppe's class and home. We had a wonderful time when we were there.