Explore food and history with a taste of Renaissance

Duration:2.5 hours
Reviews:4.7 ★ (135)
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Cesarina Manuela’s beautiful apartment in a historic Florentine building in the Sant'Ambrogio district, a hidden gem of Florence which still retains its local feel.

With Florentine art and tradition throughout the house, admire the majesty of Florence from Manuela’s terrace with its churches of coloured marble and architecture that evokes the grandeur of Renaissance culture.

Manuela will introduce you to the flavours of Tuscan cuisine, a passion mastered thanks to family expertise passed down by her grandmother and father.

Le Cesarine offers bespoke gastronomic experiences; to taste traditional Italian food in good company and idyllic locations: historic buildings, antique villas, houses secluded by nature, terraces with breathtaking views. Le Cesarine’s hand-selected locations are some of the most beautiful private homes in all of Italy.

If you are passionate to explore the authentic flavours of traditional Italian cuisine and dine in elegant homes with local experts, this is the experience for you.

Our Cesarina's specialities

A selection of Tuscan aromas and flavors
  • Crostini Toscani with (sausage and stracchino, beans and black cabbage)
  • Risotto cooked with Chianti wine
  • Chicken cooked Tuscan style
  • Roast potatoes
  • Cantucci cookies and Vin Santo
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Sophia - Jan 2020
Amazing host
Dear Francesca, I can’t tell you how wonderful the experience was with Speranza B. and her husband. From the start they worked so patiently with
314junjun - Dec 2019
At first i did not realize that i booked that you need to to a house but i really love and enjoyed our experience i will highly recommend this
Chad - Dec 2019
Daniela was our host and the meal was truly once in a lifetime. It felt like a six course meal! She treated us with class and respect. The food
Nicole - Dec 2019
This was really lovely! We enjoy taking cooking classes when we travel. It was great to shop the market and then cook in our hosts home. Great
Babercrombie - Dec 2019
Absolutely Perfect Evening
No question, this was the highlight of our trip and the activity that is squarely at the top of my list to repeat on our next visit. Marzia and