We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tuscookany

Loc. Il Podere 56, 52010 Chiaveretto, Italy
+39 0575 146 0010
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Excellent

Agree with other travellers that a week at Tuscookany was excellent. The high quality... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WashingtonTraveler17
,
Washington DC
One of the best travel experiences you can ever have!!!

I came across Tuscookany through the internet as I was looking for a trip where it would be an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cindy_49
,
Richmond Hill, Canada
via mobile
Read all 17 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Tuscookany cooking schools in Italy Learn Tuscan cooking true Italian style and have fun doing it. This is your chance to enjoy hands-on Italian cooking classes in Italy while staying in a luxurious villa in the heart of Tuscany. Tuscookany was elected one of the top ten cooking schools in Italy by Observer newspaper. Benefit from the knowledge and passion of our local chefs.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chef paola” (6 reviews)
“casa ombuto” (4 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Loc. Il Podere 56, 52010 Chiaveretto, Italy
CONTACT
Website
+39 0575 146 0010
Write a ReviewReviews (17)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"cooking school"
in 5 reviews
"chef paola"
in 6 reviews
"casa ombuto"
in 4 reviews
"new friends"
in 4 reviews
"pasta"
in 3 reviews
"from start to finish"
in 2 reviews
"cooking course"
in 2 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 2 reviews
"torre del tartufo"
in 2 reviews
"relaxing week"
in 2 reviews
"other guests"
in 2 reviews
"italian cooking"
in 2 reviews
"whole team"
in 2 reviews
"villa"
in 5 reviews
"fun"
in 7 reviews
"tuscany"
in 5 reviews
"staff"
in 5 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Agree with other travellers that a week at Tuscookany was excellent. The high quality acccomodation, great staff, delicious food all contributed to a very special vacation.

Thank WashingtonTraveler17
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came across Tuscookany through the internet as I was looking for a trip where it would be an experiential vacation with good friends. Seeing the high ratings through trip advisor I dug into it further, shared it with friends and before I knew it...More

Thank Cindy_49
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We participated in the Tuscookany 3 day cooking class at Torre Del Tartufo. The villa is absolutely a dream come true. Led by Chef Franco, the 3 day cooking class taught us much about Italian cooking. The whole team did a wonderful job and the...More

Thank JP-Texan
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our 50th Anniversary by visiting Casa Ombuto (Tuscookany) outside of Poppi in Tuscany. We were awed by the beauty of the area, the friendliness and graciousness of our hosts, and the good fortune to meet nine other guests who rapidly...More

Thank NikoNikolaki
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Tus C, Owner at Tuscookany, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Wow what a wonderful review - you make us very proud! Thank you so much for taking the time to share this with us and we are so pleased to read you had such a wonderful time!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

A group booked a week of cooking classes with Tuscookany at Casa Umbuto. We six joined five others in what we quickly discovered was an experience that exceeded all expectations. While we learned to make sooooo many dishes and learned many cooking techniques, we also...More

2  Thank CharlieinVienna
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Tus C, Owner at Tuscookany, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you so much for this great review - we are so pleased you had such a good time. I know Paola and the rest of the Tuscookany Team will be as proud as we are!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I have visited this cooking school twice and planning to return again soon. A wonderful mix of luxury and learning. Spend half of your day in a hammock and the second half making hand made pasta. The service is top notch and the location can...More

Thank ldoggflettmarie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I had the best time in an amazing place with lovely people and even learnt some cooking tips and how to cook. Beautiful relaxing environment, will definitely go again.

Thank Jacqueline L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A home away from home. I wish there was a rating above excellent. The word does not do justice the experience that I had. Casa Ombuto is a magical place, with perfect accommodation. Everyone working there is welcoming, friendly and helpful. Made wonderful friends with...More

Thank Mayada A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I took a one week italian course - Poula was our chef- this was one of a best weeks of my life - Poula was amazing, i was amazed to see how well she handeled different types of students with all kinds of skills. Although...More

Thank Bryndís Ó
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Trip experience of a lifetime. I went with my mom and a good friend and honestly it was perfection from start to finish! I just want to say if you are looking for a bucket list item to do with friends, spouses, parents, etc. Try...More

Thank travelqueen15
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Tus C, Owner at Tuscookany, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Gosh, you gave me goosebumps and I am sure that all the staff will be proud. Thank you for this great review and we look forward to welcoming you back!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Chiaveretto Hotels
Corte dell'Oca
132 reviews
3.15 miles away
Torre Santa Flora
179 reviews
3.39 miles away
Hotel La Gravenna
35 reviews
3.79 miles away
Agriturismo Priello
9 reviews
3.92 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Osteria Nonna Lola
139 reviews
1.34 miles away
Ristorante Pizzeria Roberto Dini
271 reviews
3.57 miles away
Taverna dei Briganti
418 reviews
3.62 miles away
Corte dell'Oca
706 reviews
3.15 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Walking in Etruria
143 reviews
3.39 miles away
Pieve a Sietina
33 reviews
4.86 miles away
Torri di Belfiore
14 reviews
4.62 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
BertroseDenver
18 May 2018|
Answer
Response from Tus C | Property representative |
We have singles attending all the courses in the year. Its generally a mix of couples, singles, and friends traveling together. Everyone is there to enjoy the experience of cooking and eating together and meeting new people... More
0
Votes
Carilyn_1
26 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from rudysdad3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carilyn - Tuscookany at Torre del Tartufo? You WON'T be disappointed. Worth every penny! It's literally like you've checked into Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous (If you remember that show from long ago?) Absolutely... More
2
Votes