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Claudia S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2016

Amazing experience, great chef and wonderful place!

Karenina M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2016

This was the best experience ever. From the moment it began till the last drop off in the city of Rome it was well worth the money spent on this tour. Learned so much from Francesco who was the prefect host. There was a small group of us, we worked really well as a team and ate a lovely lunch that we prepared together. So if you love to cook and like meeting new people, then this is the tour for you. Do it you will not be disappointed.

Suzanne H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2016

The absolute highlight of our entire 2 week trip! I cannot rave enough about this excursion...Chef Francesco was perfect in everyway from the time he picked us up to the time he dropped us off. He was extremely knowledgeable and very personable. The ride and the location is exquisite. We had the greatest group and everyone truly enjoyed cooking and eating together. Some of the group even went out to dinner after to That's Amore which was delicious and so much fun.

Theodore H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2016

This was a great tour, set in a small town outside Rome. The food was wonderful and the class was fantastic. Small class setting really helps set the mood/style.

Ngayan L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2016

It is such a delightful experience. Our chef Francesco is excellent and very patient with us. He is also funny, cracking jokes along the way to warm up the group and make us more comfortable. I especially appreciate the small group setting. He is able to provide individual guidance if we are having some trouble with certain cooking techniques. We all learn a lot about real Italian cooking!
Along the way on the shopping trip prior to cooking and on the way out, Francesco shows us some interesting spots in this little village/town for a bit of history and picture taking of this quaint hamlet. The streets are narrow and we meet some local residents who are just so kind.
The best part of course is the eating. After we make all the goodies, Francesco cooks everything for us. First shows us how to do it, and then lets us sit down in the lovely dining room in this lovely home and then brings us all the courses. We are stuffed, totally stuffed, and are amazed at the quality of food we are able to make. Everyone in the group has a wonderful time, and we will highly recommend it!

Debra V

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2016

Best meal we had in Rome. Village was quaint, grocery shopping was as genuine Italian experience. Chef was at times both funny and exasperated by all the women in the group. I and #39;m sure he drank lots of vino that night :) but I learned lots and will make pasta again. You have to do this event!!!

Edelweiss P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2016

This was one of the most fun things my husband and I did in Rome! We enjoyed shopping for the food we would be cooking , too. The group was small everyone participated. The town and the house were lovely. The chef / teacher was patient and talented. The only suggestion I would make is , it would really have been nice to have been given the recipes for the dishes we made. We were given a web address where we were told we could find them. They are there, but not exactly the same. This being said, we would definitely recommend this Viator cooking class!

dove2x

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2016

This tour was amazing!

Kimberly H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2016

Amazing, recommend as a must do

kathyruebel

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2016

This was one of the best cooking classes we have done in Europe. Just getting outside of Rome was fun and being picked up and dropped off at your hotel was an added treat. We shared the day with a delightful family which made the experience even better. Selecting your fruit, veggies, and meat from the local shops was an added bonus too. The entire day was just so much fun and the food was so good. We loved our chef and enjoyed being in a home atmosphere for the class. Would highly recommend this experience.

Christopher S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2016

Amazing amazing amazing!!! Early start to a long funfilled day. Our chef was great and was so patient with us non-chefs. The food was the best we had the entire trip. Can and #39;t say enough about this experience. If you are considering, DO IT!!!!

Julie A. B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2016

What a great tour for food lovers!
A small group of 6 ppl, a lovely and knowledgeable chef (and little helpers!) and some delicious, fresh local ingredients. There you have it : the perfect recipe for a fun and tasty cooking class!
We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and the food.

bruce m

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2016

This was a first class tour. Our host and chef , Francesco, drove us to Mazzano Romano a 1500 year old castle north of Rome. He was very friendly and informative. We stopped to shop at a butcher shop and vegetable shop before heading to a villa in the old fort. What a great experience. The class was informative and fun. We chatted , cooked and ate in the charming villa. It was a first class day.

Gloria H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
March 2016

wonderful, wonderful, wonderful. would suggest anyone interesting in Italian cooking take this course

kelli k

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
January 2016

this was such a unique experience, highly recommended!! i would book this experience again in a heartbeat

Dennis E

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
January 2016

Fabulous day! This was the highlight of my trip to Rome.

Don H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
January 2016

This was everything we had hoped for, and then some. Chef Marinella Gatta and her sous chef Francesco were very down to earth and attentive in imparting their expert knowledge of the craft and tradition of the Cucina Romana. We headed out of Rome to a small working village with an ancient quarter. On the way to a restored rustic villa in this ancient quarter we grabbed a coffee amidst gathering ingredients from a vegetable stand, a butcher, and a small market with a delicatessen. We then settled into our quaint villa's cozy kitchen for a day of preparing a 6-course meal. Our appetizers were six different types of bruschetta and sliced aged Romano cheese with black peppercorns accompanied by a very well matched regional white wine Vermentino di Sardegna Doc. Then we made 3 different fresh pastas from scratch with different ingredients: ravioli, fettuccine and gnocchi. We also prepared veal for saltimbocca with prosciutto and sage and a scratch sauce. The ravioli were stuffed with a mild regional ricotta with spinach and lemon zest, and in a sauce of similar ingredients. The fettuccine was in a made from scratch with fresh tomatoes sauce and rendered pork cheek. The gnocchi was in a sauce made with sausage and veronica romanesco, with pecorino romano cheese. White wine accompanied the meal through to the ravioli, then we went to a regional red blend Sangiovese-Merlot from Puglia. Dessert was a kicked up use of fresh pears, cinnamon and panettone baked and topped off with fresh whipped cream and cocoa accents. We cannot recommend this excursion enough. All this and door-to-door service. We were picked up and dropped off at our hotel. This was having an expert visiting chef in a friends well-equipped kitchen on a laid back weekend day. Very, very nice!

Sandra P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
December 2015

This was so awesome! It was really one of our favorite outings in Rome. The medieval village was postcard perfect. The best part was getting to visit with and learn from Marinella and Francesco. Marinella is an excellent teacher and chef. She tailored her menu and approach to suit our tastes and level of experience. Francesco is an excellent sous chef and teacher. Both were so welcoming and fun! I would love to go back soon.

Leslie C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
November 2015

I'd give this 10 stars if it were an option!!! Our chef, Mari not sure of spelling and her assistant Francisco were great. We learned so much in a very warm and inviting setting not to mention beautiful and it felt like spending the day in the kitchen with old friends. Do not miss this one!!!

Sharon D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
November 2015

This was without a doubt the best experience I had while in Rome. The chef, Marinella, was wonderful, and the small size of the group 7 meant we got lots of hands-on experience. Highly recommend this tour!

Philip C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
November 2015

What a wonderful experience. Learnt lots and location was amazing. Instructor was great and whole trip was informative and fun

Alexander W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
October 2015

My wife and enjoyed this very much. The staff was amazing and the food was delicious. I would definitely recommend this cooking class to everyone. Not only was the food amazing but the view from the home was so beautiful.

tombarb52 United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
October 2015

Really enjoyed all of the activities on this tour, the drive to the countryside, shopping in the little town, the villa where we cooked and ate. It was a special day that my husband and I will never forget.

Michael S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
October 2015

Definitely one of the highlights of our entire trip! This experience was amazing! The chefs were fun and knowledgeable.

jayne.ashenbury

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2015

What a delightful day.
Fantastic teacher, lovely group and just a fabulous day of cooking and laughing and eating.
A real highlight of our holiday in Rome - thank you!

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