A small group half day tour in the beautiful Chianti Countryside to become a chef! Do you love pizza and gelato, and would you like to learn how to prepare them at home? Enjoy this cooking lesson where a local chef will teach you all the secrets to make your authentic pizza and gelato!
A culinary excursion that will allow you to discover all the secrets of the Italian cuisine, directly taught from a professional chef! You will reach the meeting point in Florence and you will travel with our comfortable minivan towards the beautiful Tuscan hills. After a 25 minute drive, you will reach the location where your experience will take place and you will be ready to start your tour along with a small group of people!
Which are the most glorious Italian culinary creations? Pizza and gelato, of course! Join this learn-and-taste afternoon tour: it's informative, it's entertaining and it finishes up with a delicious Tuscan dinner!
You'll meet the group in downtown Florence. From there, a comfortable minivan will take you out of Florence on a beautiful 25min drive. You'll arrive at an olive oil mill in an ancient noble estate. There you will enjoy a guided tour of the mill and you will learn about the processes involved in producing olive oil. You will try a taste of their delicious olive oil will reveal all the incredible flavors of the region.
Your hands are anticipating to get dirty with flour and to hold a rolling pin to stretch your very own pizza.
Everyone will be able to prepare a home-made Pizza from scratch: first, the dough. Then, you'll make your elbows swing as you stretch your own Pizza with the rolling pin. Put your favorite toppings on top: you’ll learn to master the instant magical movement of the pizza peel and load your pizza straight into the oven in the blink of an eye.
While it rests a little while, you'll learn about Gelato (Italian Ice-Cream) making and its origins, and observe a demonstration of home-made gelato preparation.
We guarantee it will be the best Pizza you have ever tasted, and you'll learn how easy it’s to replicate our secret recipe at home! At the end of the dinner, to conclude the wonderful evening, you'll enjoy a breathtaking view of bright and shining Florence by night, from the height of your gentle Tuscan Hill. Then, full and happy, you’ll return to the city in our minivan, holding your well-earned Graduation Certificate!
This activity is strongly recommended for families that are looking for an easy and fun experience that will last forever in their memory.
If you are a food lover and you would like to join more Food focused tours in Florence, take a look at our Pizza and Gelato Cooking Class in the historic center of Florence or to our Food Tour of Florence, to Discover Italian Traditional Food and Beers!
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
For children between 0-5 years the activity is free. Children between 6-12 years of age will pay a reduced price of € 39,50. Teens between 13 and 17 years old will pay € 79,00 to join this tour.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Please inform us if you have any kind of food allergies, dietary restrictions, or other special requirements.
This tour includes a short walking part (approximately 10 min). Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accommodate them.
Rain Policy: This tour runs rain or shine.