Le Baccanti was easy to work with in organizing the class. They even supplied us with information about nearby towns that we might want to visit after our class was over. This was much appreciated!
Amy Elise, USA
Inventive approach to Tuscan cooking by mixing many regional Italian dishes
Delicious, unique recipes you'll find only in this professional kitchen
Use freshest, highest quality ingredients to produce memorable dishes
Learn Italian cooking alongside the English-speaking master chefs
Massimo and Andrea welcome gourmet travellers into the kitchen of their delightful restaurant in Montepulciano, and are pleased to share their wealth of knowledge with fellow foodies! Class participants will roll up their sleeves and help Massimo and Andrea prepare a complete Tuscan menu from, appetizer to dessert. The foundation of their class is Tuscan cuisine, but they delight in preparing special, delicious experiments that take traditional Tuscan cooking to the next level with unique twists to each dish.
You'll enjoy an entire morning cooking alongside these inventive chefs, and once you've created these new dishes under their professional guidance, you'll have a chance to relax and enjoy your meal in their elegant restaurant.
Massimo and Andrea run a beautiful restaurant that offers friendly, attentive service and amazing, artistic dishes. The restaurant is located in the charming Tuscan village of Montepulciano and is beyond a doubt the best area restaurant. The highest-quality seasonal, organic ingredients are the basis for a creative gourmet cuisine with deep roots in Tuscan culinary tradition.
Among their many specialities are chestnut-flour lasagnette with ricotta cheese, buristo salami and tomatoes served with cauliflower sauce, roasted pigeon with lard and baked onions, cheese and red beet-root souffle with grilled zucchini served with a caper and anchovy dressing, tiramisu with chocolate biscuits and coffee, and black chocolate souffle with spicy chili pepper.
Hands-on Tuscan cooking lesson with top English-speaking professional restaurant chefs in their working restaurant kitchen (class lasts approx. 2 hours).
Lunch in the elegant restaurant following your cooking class.
22% VAT taxes.
Instruction in creative, unusual approaches to classic Tuscan dishes.
Transportation is not included. A car or public transportation will be necessary, except from Montepulciano. The restaurant address will be sent to you upon completion of your reservation with your confirmation voucher. If you don't have a car rental and would like a car with driver for the day, please contact us for your entire booking.
SPECIAL NOTE: Upon booking, please email us with any food allergies or preferences you may have. We are happy to accommodate you.