You’re spending some days in Florence but you would like to get deeper into Tuscan Landscapes and meet with locals ?
Combine Cooking Class in an Italian home ,wine-tasting and a country drive through magnificent Tuscan landscapes in Chianti, popular Tuscan region acclaimed for its classic wines and natural beauty.
The day in Chianti is not a group tour ,it is from 1 to 8 persons
8:02 a.m. Florence train station. You get a train to Montevarchi. You arrive in a tiny tiny station for a few commuters and our driver waiting for you .He drives you to Podere Le Rose (Toscana Mia location in Chianti).
We welcome you with a nice “Cappuccino “ and a snack. Maybe a glass of wine and private necessities.
Then we cook , hands-on , traditional, home-style Tuscan recipes such as pasta or gnocchi or ribollita, appetizer, bruschetta and savoury cakes,turkey cooked in milk or roasted pork.And then dessert: complete with panna cotta or Tiramisù.
Let’s enjoy the wonderfully intense flavours & freshness of traditional Italian dishes cooked in an evocative stone farmhouse in the hills of Chianti, surrounded by vineyard & olive groves.In a friendly atmosphere to prepare a complete meal accompanied by good wine and good chatting .
After lunch we reach a cute place to enjoy wine and extra vergin olive oil tasting.
Or we tour in the area, visiting Angela,the artisan of the beautiful ceramics we use.