The only course of its kind offered by the Academy located at the historic Villa Pandolfini estate. Over 30 hrs of cooking, learn to master the Tuscan cuisine from professional chefs with years of experience in excellent restaurants & above all teaching, the academy is a certified iso 9001 academies for recognition of course content and teaching standards. The courses are conducted in English, the venue is an incredible historic 12th and 14th-century villa and castle.
The kitchen in the Torre medieval kitchen is equipped and transformed to provide excellent facilities whilst maintaining the historic charm. The cooking adventure, each day will be a five-course meal preparation, hands-on and instruction mix you will learn the history of the Tuscan cuisine, techniques, tips and tricks from the chefs. No cooking experience necessary however it is also suited for professionals. Accommodation for 7 nights on the estate in a villa. One of the mornings will be visiting a food market tour and walking to a local town.
Note: Double shared room accommodation in one of the villas or farmhouse apartments, single room supplements available
Day 2 - Day 7
*One morning 8 am meet the chef at the central food market for food experience
Menus are seasonal however here are some examples :
All pasta is fresh hand made as are the gnocchi. Pizza and pizza breads can also be inserted using our pizza oven
You will receive the confirmation of your booking's availability within 24 hours. Once confirmed, please present your booking reference number at the cooking school.
Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made at least 48 hours prior to the activity
Via Livornese 334 Lastra A Signa, Florence Tuscany Italy Pickup for daily shuttle: Via Curtatone Florence Tuscany Italy
40 Euros for the transfer for up to 4 persons from the airport or train station in Florence.
You can also be picked up to come to the estate from Florence airport from the train station.