A unique experience in an historic villa
During this rustic cooking lesson, you will go through a brief history of Tuscan and Italian cuisine to experience traditional Tuscan cuisine first-hand in a few hours.Sample deep, red Italian wines, delicious bruschetta, organic food, and cold pressed olive oils amongst unspoiled vineyards and centuries-old olive groves.The lessons are all "hands-on" so expect to work, play and taste together!This lesson teaches us to celebrate the changing seasons through the region's most distinctive flavors as they arrive fresh from the fields with fresh, hand-picked ingredients. Enjoy a wine tasting in the ancient Villa cellars, the aroma of Italian bread baking in traditional fire-burning stone ovens, and meals enjoyed all'italiano.The cooking class take place in an old kitchen using authentic instruments to cook, including a beautiful vintage stove.The experience starts with a full visit of the villa, its cellar, gardens and the production of oil. A professional chef will then teach you the secrets to make a real tuscan meal. After the class, seat yourself to a table to enjoy the lunch you've must made and be greeted by a member of the noble family still living there.