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Castello della Paneretta Agriturismo Cooking Class

Via Paneretta, 19, Barberino Val d'Elsa, Italy
+39 333 829 0390
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An Unforgettable Experience

Patrizia & Mossimo are the most incredibly warm and hospitable hosts. If you are looking for a... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2014
Thunder Bay, Canada
A wonderful way to spend my wife's 40th birthday

Patrizia and Massimo are salt of the earth; they're easily two of the most genuine and sincere... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2014
Seattle, WA
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Via Paneretta, 19, Barberino Val d'Elsa, Italy
+39 333 829 0390
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Reviewed 16 April 2014

Patrizia & Mossimo are the most incredibly warm and hospitable hosts. If you are looking for a truly unique and unforgettable Italian cooking experience than you must attend the cooking classes at Castello della Paneretta. Patrizia takes you step by step cooking amazing dishes with...More

1  Thank SRVPHutch
Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Patrizia and Massimo are salt of the earth; they're easily two of the most genuine and sincere people I've ever met. This made the experience all the better. The class only consisted of my wife and I (and our 1.5 year-old who tagged along). Thus,...More

3  Thank bozman52
Reviewed 21 September 2013

We had a super lesson from Patrizia and Massimo. They involved the children very well and inspired them to try italian cookery since we have been home. The ambiance is spot on and Patrizia was very interesting explaining the background to why they cook what...More

4  Thank FredRk
Reviewed 19 August 2013

My husband and spent a wonderful afternoon with Patrizia and Massimo in their beautiful Tuscan farmhouse surrounded by vineyards. It was in fact the unexpected highlight of our 5 day anniversary trip to Tuscany. We had such a great time. Patrizia welcomed us into her...More

7  Thank karen k
Reviewed 7 August 2013 via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of taking an amazing cooking class with Patrizia and Mossimo. We learned about meaning and the love that is poured into their cooking. We tasted cheeses, balsamic vinegar, meats and wine most of which are grown on their...More

6  Thank LisaMissonViejo
Reviewed 8 July 2013

The cooking class was truely memorable. Patrizia's philosophy and cooking instruction were magnificent. I would rate this as a MUST DO for any visit to the Chianti/Tuscany area. Of note we were 5 family members: My wife and myself(40 something) her Mom and husband, and...More

11  Thank dretl
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Learning about cooking in their home kitchen was an extraordinary and engaging experience. Patrizia began with her wholistic philosophy of food and humans. We then entered the kitchen and began with the end in mind. Fresh, local cheeses, their own wines and herbs, local meat...More

10  Thank clbhappy
Reviewed 12 June 2013

My husband and I took the class with Patrizia and Massimo and we've had the time of our lives! It was a great authentic experience - we cooked together using the freshest products, most of which came straight from their farm. The atmosphere was wonderful...More

12  Thank Anat B
Reviewed 8 June 2013

Cooking with Patrizia and Massimo was an incredible experience. Not only did I get to make biscotti and ravioli, I got to eat them for lunch with the most delicious stuffed pork. prepared by Massimo as we cooked. I can't speak highly enough of the...More

11  Thank Pete S
Reviewed 25 May 2013

We had a lovely time with Patricha and her husband. We learn about the philosophy behind the Tuscan cooking. The food was excellet everything was fresh and very tasty. We had an iImmediate connection with the couple and we had a lovely discussion about a...More

11  Thank RonnyR123
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