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The flavors of Lucchese tradition: family recipe

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 Duration 2h 30m

 Max 10 guests

Spoken languages:  Italian and English

4-course Italian menu with cooking demo

Your menu
  • Bruschetta with garlic and oil and tomato
  • Gnocchi (homemade pasta) with meat sauce
  • Fried meat with tomato sauce and capers
  • Necci with ricotta

My menu is full of memories related to my family, I cook for my guests the simple dishes of the Lucchese tradition, which my mother used to prepare for me when I was little: simple, but very, appetizing dishes. Lunch, or dinner, will be served in my dining room with a direct view of the kitchen, so guests can talk to me and watch me cook, with the possibility if they want to try cooking with me. The wine that is served is from the hills of Lucca.

9 reviews
This was a wonderful experience - the food was excellent and Silvia was a very knowledgeable and friendly teacher! Highly recommended if you are in Lucca, it was a memorable day!
Pearse Sheehan - May 2023
We spent a wonderful evening in Silvia’s beautiful home. Not only did she provide us with delicious food and delightful company she was kind enough to drive us back to our apartment afterwards as we had some trouble navigating our way around the city. Cannot say enough good things about the entire experience in general and Silvia in particular.
Gillian - May 2023
Sylvia was fabulous. She took us to the local market and then prepared a lovely traditional Italian meal. She is a wonderful hostess. Her apartment and accommodations for the cooking lesson were perfect. She should be on tv….yes she is that good and entertaining.
Tenney and David Arrighi - May 2023
Food was good & recipes were easy for beginners. Sylvia was great with her instructions & allowed for us to participate. We enjoyed our evening, thank you!
Nancy - May 2023
I had such an enjoyable experience with Sylvia. She was friendly and made me feel comfortable during my cooking experience. The food we prepared was delicious and I am looking forward to sharing the recipes with my family when I return home.
Monica  - May 2023

€85.00 per guest

€42.50 per child

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Cesarina from 2022Location: Lucca    Languages: Italian and English

"I love to host and take care of the table, I always try to create a mise en place with some ingredient that recalls the menu or seasonality. I prefer to cook dishes of land, typical of the Tuscan tradition, I do not try too much in desserts... but only not to eat too many!"

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