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Italian Cooking Holiday

Via Nazzareno Giovannucci 41, 67030, Prezza, Italy
+1 401-516-6158
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Very memorable half day - Castle, Truffles and Agriturismo

We only had a day to do this so I booked a truffle hunt and dinner (with truffles!). Four of us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cycleoflife
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Best vacation

Italian Cooking Holidiay was my first tour vacation! It was the most enjoyable relaxing time. Ezio... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kgreeley23
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Boston, Massachusetts
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From June to September, Chef Ezio Gentile runs 5-7 day food, wine and cooking holidays for groups of up to 10 people including the truffle excursion that tours both the mountains and Adriatic coastline of the region. Prices range from €1500-2999. We provide year-round truffle hunting and sampling afternoons in Roccascalegna Abruzzo for small groups of 4 people or more that cost €40 pp.
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“Very memorable half day - Castle, Truffles and Agriturismo”
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Via Nazzareno Giovannucci 41, 67030, Prezza, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had a day to do this so I booked a truffle hunt and dinner (with truffles!). Four of us with two older teenage boys had a great time watching Lara dig for truffles, the truffle man was really interesting too! All within a...More

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Ezio G, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Lisa, for your wonderful review of your day in Roccascalegna. We are so happy to be able to share the wonderful experiences available in the Abruzzo region.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Italian Cooking Holidiay was my first tour vacation! It was the most enjoyable relaxing time. Ezio and Marie handled everything and made the trip so memorable. All we had to do was show up and everything was handled for us. The cooking classes were amazing,...More

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ezio513, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Kristen, It was our pleasure to host you on our tour. You made the experience more enjoyable for us. You are delightful and we look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

I just came back from a tour run by Italian Cooking Holiday. It was outstanding! This was my first trip to Italy and I really enjoyed it! Not only just a culinary tour, it was a cultural tour as well showing all the best of...More

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ezio513, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks for joining us. It was our pleasure meeting you and your lovely daughter and sharing this place that we love with you. We hope that your family felt at home in your ancestral home and look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Highlighting the rustic beauty of the Abruzzo region - this tour was a culinary feast for the senses! If you love food and wine and clean mountain air, you will be pleased beyond any expectation! The inviting, warm and casual atmosphere of every location visited...More

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ezio513, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Fran, It was so nice to reconnect with you after having met so many years ago. Hosting your family felt like having long lost relatives come back home. Wishing you and your family much health and happiness till we see you again.

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

On June 6, 2018, our party of 5 adults went on the Abruzzo: Afternoon Truffle Hunting & Sampling Session. Chef Ezio Gentile did an outstanding job setting up the event for us, and Cosimo and his wife of Agriturismo L'Alveare also did an outstanding job...More

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Ezio G, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

So glad to hear that your visit was truly memorable. We hope you can join us some time for our full cooking and wine tour.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

On 27 December the 5 of us did a truffle hunt followed by lunch at a farm outside Roccascalegna organised by Italian Cooking Holiday. The whole day was great. The truffle hunter was a genuine certified truffle hunter and, searching with his two truffle dogs...More

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Ezio G, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

We are so happy that we were able to provide you with a memorable Abruzzo region experience. So glad you enjoyed the truffle hunting, and I am sure that Cosmo and his wife took care of you for dinner.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

If you love Italian food, wine, culture, landscapes, laughing and eating amidst beautiful quintessential Italian landscapes, this is a must do. We spent the week in a small hilltop village living like locals, learning to cook and exploring the surrounding area, eating and drinking everything...More

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Ezio G, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you Megan for such a lovely review of the time you spent with us. Marie and I will always remember you fondly. I am sure that you will be missed by Lara the dog, Gregorio's baby sheep, and Suzanna, the gelato lady too. We...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

This was the most memorable trip I have ever bin on! Ezio and Marie are the most pleasant couple to experience this once of a lifetime trip with! I went with my parents and I am so blessed to have experienced the magic of Prezza...More

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Ezio G, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you TMC. Your father did say he wanted to see mountains, and we didn't let him down. You seemed to really enjoy the sea. Hope to see you and your parents again. Ciao Chef Ezio

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

What a great cooking and cultural tour in the Abruzzo region of Italy. Our Chef, Ezio, was wonderful teaching us how to prepare and cook different Italian foods. After the morning in the kitchen we were escorted to different restaurants in the Abruzzo region. I...More

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ezio513, General Manager at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thanks Marianne, Looking forward to seeing you on the cruise of the Amalfi coast this summer. More good times.

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

For the past 2 years I have spent a week at the Italian Cooking Holiday in the beautiful Abruzzo region. During both trips I had the greatest experience of truffle hunting with Lara the dog. After finding the truffles, Franco, her trainer gave the truffles...More

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ezio513, Owner at Italian Cooking Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thanks for your review and looking forward to hosting you again this summer. See you soon Chef Ezio

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