Pizza and gelato cooking class in Florence from Montecatini
Activities

Pizza and gelato cooking class in Florence from Montecatini

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a fun cooking class with a local chef
  • Dinner with the pizza and gelato you have prepared
  • Bring back home the secrets of Italian cooking
What to expect

Learn how to make two of the most delicious Italian dishes: pizza and gelato. Meet a professional chef, learn the techniques and bring home the recipes to impress your family and friends. The class takes place in the heart of Florence. The chef will start the class by introducing the history of these wonderful Italian 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.

The 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 colors, 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! At the end of the class, you will also get a participation certificate.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Return train tickets from Montecatini to Florence
    • Transfer from the meeting point to the cooking school
    • All necessary ingredients
    • Dinner with drinks included (wine or soft drink)
    • Participation certificate
    Reduced price
    • Youth (13-25): 10% discount
    • Child (6-12): 50% discount
    • Infant (0-5): free of charge
    Where

    Stazione Montecatini Terme - Monsummano, Piazzale Italia, 51016 Montecatini Terme PT, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Take the train from Montecatini to Florence SMN railway station. You will meet the assistance staff directly in Florence in front of Tourist Info Point - Piazza della Stazione 4. The staff will wear a green t-shirt branded My Tour.

    What to remember
    • The train tickets from Montecatini to Florence are included and will be sent by email. Customers must reach the meeting point in Florence on their own
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    When
    • Every day at 3.30pm
    • The train departure time will be provided via email
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    Provider
    MYTOUR
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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