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Tuscan Women Cook - Day Classes

Via della Madonnina, 88 | La Chiusa Restaurant, 53040 Montefollonico, Torrita di Siena, Italy
+39 0577 669444
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Best Vacation Ever

My brother, sisters, their spouses and a couple of our friends decided to sign up to take this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marcie V
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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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Incomparable Experience

I don't cook. But I eat. So my wife and I agreed we'd try Tuscan Women Cook after we won a raffle... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barry M
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Warren, New Jersey
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Indulge in Tuscan lifestyle & discover the region's passion for food & wine. The best cooks in Tuscany, the local women, teach our classes. They'll share regional techniques, ingredients, & family recipes that have been passed down over the centuries. You'll learn first-hand how to make gnocchi, tagliatelli, & pici-thick strings of handmade eggless pasta made originally in Montefollonico & more !
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via della Madonnina, 88 | La Chiusa Restaurant, 53040 Montefollonico, Torrita di Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My brother, sisters, their spouses and a couple of our friends decided to sign up to take this class. It was the best vacation we've ever taken. The food was amazing and so authentic. It was so wonderful to go into some of these small...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't cook. But I eat. So my wife and I agreed we'd try Tuscan Women Cook after we won a raffle to spend a week with Coleen and Rhonda's incredible program. Tuscany was amazing. This program was amazing. It allowed us to experience Italy's...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just landed back in the USA from our time in Tuscany with Rhonda and Coleen and Tuscan Women Cook. This experience far exceeded all my expectations! From the cooking classes to the amazing lunches and dinners, we were able to create new relationships with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Talk about a trip of a lifetime? Well, this is it. A real immersion into the cooking traditions of Tuscany. Each day, we visted authentic restaurants, where we took part in preparations of our lunch and sipped endlessly flowing prosecco, watched demonstrations by Michelin chefs,...More

Thank Mark M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned from our trip. Three generations of my family. The trip exceeded my expectations. The classes were well run. The food delicious and the wine incredible. Our hosts Rhonda and Coleen made sure everyone was taken care of and had thought through every...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I count our week spent with Tuscan Women Cook as one of the most pleasurable of our lives. Our stay at La Chuisa could not have been better. Luigi and Osmond met every need. And the food! Every day was a new...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked a class with our two teenage daughters after a recommendation from a friend who had also visited with her family. Rhonda was very responsive to my frequent emails and the staff at La Chuisa exceeded our expectations to ensure our...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This week has far exceeded our expectations for a family trip. Rhonda has done an excellent job guiding us through this week of fun, food and family. I would highly recommend this to anyone who’s interested in Tuscan culture.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Very fond memories of this experience will stick with me for the rest of my life. I can't say enough good things about this program. It was well coordinated by the TWC team of Rhonda and Coleen. They were perfect hosts and kept everything running...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

In 2003, my sisters and I attended Tuscan Women Cook. In 2018, we decided to do it again. And it was just as great this time as 15 years ago. What a great week in Tuscany. Coleen and Rhonda, along with the entire group of...More

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Blacksmith12
19 October 2017|
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Response from Angie C | Reviewed this property |
@ $4000 maybe a little more or a little less. I can't recall the exact amount as I paid for it well before we traveled.
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I took the week long program. Our classes took the full morning and then we all ate our creations for lunch together. I am a fairly experienced cook now, but learned a lot of technique. I recommend the full course... More
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