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Old Taverna Sorrentina Cooking School

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Address: Via Fuoro 23, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
Phone Number: +39 333 610 1103
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Would you like to cook just like an Italian chef? Are dreaming of cooking...

Would you like to cook just like an Italian chef? Are dreaming of cooking the fantastic dishes typical of the Mediteranian cuisine you sampled on your holiday? Thanks to the Old Taverna Sorrentina Cooking School these wonderful dishes won't hold any secrets for you.Chef Guglielmo Gargiulo offers different courses in his kitchen (situated the heart of the historical center of Sorrento) to enable you to learn how to cook like a real Italian chef. NOW COURSE Would you like to learn to make a true Italian ice cream? To be able to prepare numerous and tasty flavours in your own home? Thanks to our Cooking School at the Old Taverna Sorrentina, Italian ice cream will hold no secrets for you!

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Our last day in Sorrento me and my mom took a cooking class in old taverna sorrentina! By far the best expirience in Sorrento and the best food we have tasted in italy. Chef... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our last day in Sorrento me and my mom took a cooking class in old taverna sorrentina! By far the best expirience in Sorrento and the best food we have tasted in italy. Chef William and his wife Maria were so kind, we loved them! We will always remember their advice for cooking and their loving way of teaching us.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Old Taverna Sorrentina cooking school was a highlight of our trip. It is quite hidden if you are coming from the wrong direction and you tend to be coerced into stopping at the attached Gelato shop and then you realise you are in fact in the correct place. The cooking class is ran by a very energetic, informative chef... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't know what to expect and a little nervous being one person. But Chef William and his wife Maria could not have been more friendly and accommodating. It was a perfect introduction for me - you didn't have to measure or spice things but still had the opportunity to learn some skills with a knife, the proper use and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cooking lesson was not only educational but alot of fun too. Not just a demonstration, we were given a little notebook and learned the practical science of basic pasta making in traditional Italian cooking. But it was all entertaining, inclusive and delivered with a lot of humour by our chef teacher. We got a hands on opportunity to stretch... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Let me preface this comment by mentioning that taking a cooking class in Italy was one of my life's bucket list items. My expectations were high, but luckily they were exceeded. William and Maria were the perfect hosts! I (along with 8 other participants) learned so much and with the patience of Chef William and his assistant (sous chef), corrected... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a great time at a wine tasting class we signed up for at this establishment . The owner took us on a personalized tour of his place and unique wine cellar. We loved his stories and family history. We were able to taste different wines and then given a wonderful antipasti platter with multiple glasses of wine as... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This Italian menu class had its ups and downs. After having taken other cooking classes in which we were allowed to mix the doughs, cut the vegetables, meat, etc., and make the bread/pasta, we felt that our "hands on" time here was limited. In our opinion, some of the things that the Sous Chef did could have been used as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We had so much fun on the pizza making course. William really knows his stuff, so informative and clearly a very talented chef. We were talked through the complete pizza making process and all had a go at making a pizza each. Do not worry about going hungry! Williams passion for Italian cooking really showed and it was so nice... More 

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great experience for us. There are different classes on different nights so select one that interests you. You are required to write your own recipe so come prepared to participate. The chef is very friendly and hilarious. We made 2 types of pasta, 3 sauces, an appy and a dessert. All were delicious. For the sake of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend did the pizza class and it was great! We learnt a lot, there was far more pizza than we could eat, wine was provided and we had so much fun! I would definitely recommend!

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