Duration: 3 hours
|Mobile voucher accepted|
Learn how to make a traditional Italian pizza and typical gelato at a 3-hour cooking class in Florence. Get tips on techniques from an expert chef. Then, tuck into your own creations at the end of the hands-on class, and savour the flavours of Italy.
Start your day in Montecatini and take the train to Florence (tickets are included and will be sent by e-mail).. Upon arrival in Florence meet our guide at the meeting point in. The chef will start the class by introducing the history of these Italian wonderful creations briefly. After that you will learn how to make the original Italian pizza step by step: you will be taught the tricks for tender flexible yeast dough as well as for a tasteful, yet light, tomato sauce. Our chef will show you the right way to stretch the dough and you will have the chance to do it yourself. You will make your very own pizza: you will stretch it, sauce it and finally bake it. The result will surely be the best pizza you have ever tasted! After you have become familiar with pizza you will be taught the secrets to make Italian ‘gelato’: you will get to know the basic raw ingredients and how to select the best products. You will learn about the development and application of natural colours, the heating and freezing techniques and how they have different effects on ingredients. You will soon realize how easily you can make these delicious dishes on your own! Then you can go home and impress your friends with your great italian creation skills. At the end of the class you will also get a Participation Certificate! After the class make your way back to Montecatini with the train. 2.00 pm Train from Montecatini to Florence SMN train Station. You will meet our guide directly in Florence, we will only provide train tickets the transportation is on your own. 3:30 pm: departure of the tour from Florence, In front of Tourist Info Point - Piazza della Stazione 4 –Florence (check in closes 15 min. before departure). Our staff will wear a green t-shirt with our logo 7:00 pm: the tour ends 8.10 pm Train From Florence SMN to Montecatini, we will only provide train tickets the transportation is on your own.
•Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs. Please note that a moderate amount of walking is involved and this tour is not wheelchair accessible. •The duration of transfers from the meeting point to the cooking school will depend on the traffic conditions.. •Please provide client email address at the time of booking so we will email them train tickets from/to Montecatini Terme. If we do not have this information, we cannot provide the tickets and these will be on clients own expenses. •Please consider that our staff will be directly in Florence at the meeting point so you need to reach the departure location independently. The train departure time will be provided by email together with train tickets, please note if must make your own way in Montecatini train station, no further train tickets will be provided if you miss your train.