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Tuscany: Dessert Cooking Class in San Gimignano Winery

Product ID: 241472
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If there's always space for dessert, then you'll adore this genuine Tuscan culinary experience in baking sweet local delicacies with a local chef. Learn the Italian desserts and prepare your own favorite sweet treat with wine tasting and pairing.
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Duration: 4 hours
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  • Enjoy a traditional lunch or dinner along with three types of dessert paired with wine from the library vintage reserves
  • Roll the dough of your favorite Italian delicacies and learn about Italian desserts from a professional chef
  • Take home recipes and knowledge that will let you replicate your authentic Italian dessert in your own kitchen
Full description
Upon arrival, guests are greeted in the welcome center for a short walking tour of the historic Gimignano winery. Our Confections Class features a relaxed and respectful environment that teaches true Tuscan culinary secrets. You will learn the proper techniques to knead, cut, roll and mix the ingredients.

The recipes of our chefs are focused on fresh, high-quality and local ingredients, adhering to Tuscan tradition and making this quintessential Italian dish a memorable experience for all. With encouragement and smiles your instructor will provide you with a pleasant and enjoyable day.

After you finish preparing three wonderful creations that are uniquely distinct from one another, you will have the opportunity to enjoy your desserts as well as a tasting that includes fifteen products ranging from fine wines to decadent oils and balsamic vinegar. With guidance from an English-speaking professional, you will be sure to learn everything there is to know about creating delicious and delectable treats.
  • Lunch or dinner with three different kinds of yummy treats
  • Wine tasting and wine pairing class
  • Return transportation from Florence and to the winery
  • Unique confectionary cooking course with three types of dessert preparation
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks not mentioned in inclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions not mentioned
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

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Meeting point

Please meet your guide in front of the Reale Caffe in Piazza della Stazione, 50, 50123 Firenze FI. Please arrive 15 minutes before departure time to avoid any delays.

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What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Not wheelchair accessible
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• No expectant mothers
• In case of intolerance or allergies, alert us when booking and before the tour to avoid any inconvenience
• Please note that the tour requires a minimum number of guests to run
• Please note that if you arrive after the tour start time you will not be able to join and will not be refunded or have your tour rescheduled
• There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

From US$ 269.15 per person

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Product ID: 241472