This was a real highlight of my week in Florence
Learn to cook like the real Italian chefs with our amazing cooking lesson in Florence. We offer you the chance to have the most fascinating cooking lesson in Florence, with a professional chef and also having a traditional Tuscan lunch with wine tasting included.
Have you ever dreamt about learning to cook from a veritable Italian chef right in the heart of gastronomic Italy? This is your chance to fulfill your dreams and have the most amazing cooking lesson in Florence, where you are guaranteed to discover the secrets behind the world famous Italian cuisine.
Our exquisite activity in Florence includes a cooking session with a professional local chef that will teach you to cook some traditional recipes and other secrets of his craft. Moreover, you will also get the opportunity to taste everything you make, having the most delicious meal in Florence and learning to appreciate the excellent qualities of homemade food and fresh ingredients.
This cooking lesson takes place in the heart of Florence, in a beautiful location close to all the sights of the city. You will meet the Italian chef and together you will explore the Central market of Florence in search of ingredients, meeting the local farmers, butchers and bakers and learning more about the Italian culture.
Heading back to our wonderful location, this activity in Florence includes the actual cooking of several recipes, under the watchful guidance of the professional chef. You will learn to cook bruschetta, home-made pasta and a dessert of traditional Italian and Tuscan cuisine. You will be able to learn all of the secrets and skills of the chef, taking this knowledge back home and being able to cook a proper Florence lunch.
At the end of the course, you will have the opportunity to have lunch, tasting what you have created, everything accompanied by the best Italian wine. This is the most inspiring cooking activity in Florence, a true incursion into the gastronomic heritage of Tuscany and a great way to meet a professional Italian chef from Florence.
At the end, you will also receive a graduation certificate that will attest your participation in this Florence cooking lesson and the new skills you acquired.
*When the Central Market is closed (on Sundays and bank holidays) a special introduction and extra tastings at the cooking class location will substitute instead.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
This tour is free for children 0-5 years old. For children 6-12 there is a 50% discount.
Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance. Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accommodate them.
Please note that when the Central Market is closed (on Sundays and bank holidays) a special introduction and extra tastings at the cooking class location will substitute instead.
Tour will end at our cooking school in San Lorenzo district (Via Panicale, 43R).