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Great cooking class in Umbria!

After a fantastic day cooking with Lorena and her daughter, Leslie, we concur with the many great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DLM2012
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Cooking Class

My husband and I visited for a cooking class with a difference. The class was just for the two of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carol E
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Percorsi con Gusto was born in 2011 from the love for cuisine and excellent food, which has to be authentic, local, away from the mechanisms of mass distribution and close to those of the short chain. Percorsi con Gusto aims to keep alive the...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 30 May 2014

I would highly recommend taking a cooking class with Lorena Autori as a way to enhance and personalize your next visit to Umbria. Her kitchen is located in a historic building in the very center of the drop-dead charming medieval hill town of San Gemini....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a fantastic day cooking with Lorena and her daughter, Leslie, we concur with the many great things previous reviewers have said about Lorena’s cooking class. The food was delicious; she is a great teacher with passion for quality/seasonal ingredients; and we also got to...More

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LorenaAutuori, Owner at Percorsi con Gusto, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review! It was very interesting because you mentioned a lot of little things that I prepare and a lot of people don’t even notice! It was a pleasure have you over you are very sweet and wonderful people! I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited for a cooking class with a difference. The class was just for the two of us and took place in Chef Lorena’s beautiful historic home that she has lovingly restored. We were offered a wide range of dishes and we...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We had the privilege to have Chef Lorena prepare a four course meal with wine pairing today! The fresh pappardelle pasta with squash and squash blossom was flavorful and robust without being heavy. The veal and pork stuffed peppers with the side of verdura griglata...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

During our two week stay we enjoyed two masterclasses with Lorena. Not only is she charming and welcoming we really learnt a great deal during our time with her. We had mixed ages and abilities and everyone felt they had come away with new ideas...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Cooking classes with Chef Lorena are THE BEST!!!! From picking the menu to creating the meal, Chef Lorena was helpful, fun and passionate about food. We had a lesson once a week for two weeks while we stayed in San Gemini. The lessons were informative...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Had 2 different lessons w/Chef Lorena, both exceptional experiences. She is great w/people of all ages. Our 2nd group had 2 young boys and they were avid participants. The food choices were varied and easy enough for all to handle. I would highly recommend a...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Alan and I had such fun learning to make pasta, stuff lamb and deep fry courgette flowers. A truly memorable experience inside Lorena’s wonderful Umbrian home. If you are dithering - just do it! You will not regret a moment. She will contact you with...More

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LorenaAutuori, Owner at Percorsi con Gusto, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thank you Jacquetta , we were so glad to guest you and Alan in our home. We hope to meet you again!

Reviewed 4 June 2018

San Gemini is a charming Umbrian hill town—the streets, buildings, churches, people—not far from Rome, Assisi, Perugia, Orvieto, Roman ruins (remnants of a major town on the Via Flaminia is just a few miles away), excellent vineyards, etc. We stayed there for a week and...More

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LorenaAutuori, Owner at Percorsi con Gusto, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you so much for your beautiful review!! My passion, my honesty give me back satisfaction!!

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Whilst spending a week in the lovely old town of San Gemini, four of us enjoyed a wonderful evening in the delightful company of Lorena. She is a great hostess, an outstanding teacher and truly welcomes you into her home. Her love of fresh, local...More

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LorenaAutuori, Owner at Percorsi con Gusto, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you for your beautiful review! it was a great experience to meet you!

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Lorena's cooking class was one of our very favorite activities in our 2 1/2 weeks in Italy! She sent us two pages of options to choose from, and we finally settled on panzanella, a pasta with fresh vegetables, gnocchi with pesto, and two desserts --...More

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