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Making pasta in the Florentine hills

Making pasta in the Florentine hills

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks, Equipment, and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Born and raised in Emilia-Romagna, a Mecca for foodies (we invented lasagna, Parmigiano Reggiano, Bologna sauce, Bologna mortadella and other evil foods, real crimes to your attempts to loose weight), I grew up in a family of bon-vivants. My grand-mother and mother grew me as an excellent house-wife, and all food was made from the scratch. I come from a family of teachers, and I love the contact…
Carlotta
Carlotta
Carlotta
Carlotta

What we’ll do

We meet at the tram stop and I take you to Scandicci. The trip takes few minutes, and then in front of you the hills display in all their charme. We begin to cook immediately, in a relaxed and chatty atmosphere. We make pasta on my beautiful wooden board and set the table. When the weather is favorable, we’ll enjoy the fruits of our labors in the garden as we share a family meal. A garden in the…

What else you should know

The menu is customized according to your taste, and I need to know in advance if there are special dietary requirements, intolerances etc. For private classes, babysitting in English, and transportation to our class, do not hesitate to contact me.

What I’ll provide

Lunch and Dinner
The kind of meals depend on the shift you choose during the day. I choose the dishes to cook with you according to your requests, allergies and medical conditions. Please, CONTACT ME immediately asap to agree about the kind of menu to make. The first person to reserve will decide the menu.
Soft drinks, Tea and Water
Soft drink and water included will be served during the experience.
Car
You will find me in the hills above the Florence suburb of Scandicci, Italy. Transportation can be arranged from Florence. We can discuss the details as soon as you contact me to discuss details about menu and transportation.
Creative supplies
During the experience I'll provide you with my apron. No need to take notes, since you'll receive recipes of what we cooked together via e-mail.

What to bring

Just very comfortable shoes
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Where you'll be

The experience is located in a small stone house in the hills above Florence, with a beatiful garden surrounded by olive trees.

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Things to keep in mind

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.
Fish allergy
Fish allergy
Dairy-free
Dairy-free
Peanut allergy
Peanut allergy
Shellfish allergy
Shellfish allergy
Gluten-free
Gluten-free
Egg-free
Egg-free
Soy-free
Soy-free
Tree nut allergy
Tree nut allergy
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
Vegan
Vegan
Pescatarian
Pescatarian

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 5 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider…

More tips

The menu is customized according to your taste, and I need to know in advance if there are special dietary requirements, intolerances etc. For private classes, babysitting in English, and transportation to our class, do not hesitate to contact me.
Carlotta
Making pasta in the Florentine hills
3 reviews
From $53/person
3 reviews
From $53/person