Photos - Wine & Cooking in the Heart of Chianti and Florence, Tuscany

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Our food tour of Florence is a great opportunity to get a feel of the local culture and experience the central market Up in the Tuscan mountains we tour a family farm. This is a great immersive experience and wonderful family atmosphere. Getting ready to eat some local Tuscan specialties at our barbeque party in Chianti Having fun learning authentic Tuscan recipes from Chef Lorenzo in our private cooking class in Radda in Chianti Soaking up the "Under the Tuscan Sun" lifestyle at local winery in the Chianti region of Tuscany Two of our guests helping out with the antipasto before our incredible meal at a family-run winery near Greve in Chianti Our small group class is getting ready to make a myriad of delicious local Tuscan dishes Of course, on a Chianti cooking vacation in Tuscany you cannot skip delicious pasta! A shot of our locally produced ingredients we use for our hands-on cooking class experiences in Chianti Aside from its famous view, Pienza is home to the delicious Tuscan pecorino cheese There is nothing better than learning how make delicious Tuscan specialties and having fun doing it An afternoon spritz is a small example of how deep we dive into everyday Italian culture Good food, good wine and good friends are always cause for celebration! Our guests eager to dive into another half day of cooking fun and learning how to make more Tuscan dishes The Cathedral of Siena is one of the most beautiful in all of Italy. It houses many famous works of art. Going to small family farms and places only locals know about are what make our trips truly immersive experiences Truly living under the Tuscan sun, enjoying a glass of famous Chianti classico red wine in a Tuscan vineyard Our guests experience a whole new world of wine tasting on our winery tours in the Chianti region of Tuscany Our cooking classes do an excellent job showcasing local specialties and these biscotti are no exception Tuscany offers up some of the best views and vistas in all of Italy and Florence is no exception Our hands-on cooking classes are a great opportunity to learn how to make the famous Italian liquor, Limoncello Our Chianti cooking classes are a great opportunity to learn, experience and appreciate Italian food culture Sunflower blooms in the middle of summer are a wonderful opportunity to soak up the romance and beauty of Tuscany Our Chianti vacation provides many opportunities to meet and interact with the locals of Tuscany Our vacations mean more to us than Tuscan food and wines. Creating deep bonds and friendships is our true motivation This is a behind the scenes look into the Tuscan lifestyle. It's an excellent cultural experience. Our hands-on cooking classes always get everyone involved and having fun in some capacity Taking in all of the beauty of a vineyard. This is a truly immersive and cultural experience to enjoy in Tuscany Guest giving love to Chianti cashmere goat deep in the hills of Tuscany at a local artisan's goat farm Our Chianti vacation features a wine tasting in a small family run winery to create a more intimate experience The small town of Pienza offers the perfect view of the Chianti valley, a great chance to appreciate the Tuscan beauty Our guests truly become our family after spending a week with us in Tuscany The location and architecture of Pienza make it one of the most picturesque towns of Tuscany During our Tuscan winery tours, we get a wonderful explanation of how the renowned Vin Santo dessert wine is made Going off the beaten path in the Tuscan hills to learn about the goats that help make beautiful cashmere products The wine will be so good during the Chianti vacation that you'll want it straight from the barrel! Farm to table ingredients in our hand-on Chianti cooking classes build anticipation for a delicious Tuscan dinner There's no shortage of wineries and wine tasting in our vacation in the Chianti region of Tuscany Sharing a toast with our friends in the hills of Chianti who were kind enough to host us for a Florentine steak lunch Our Chianti vacation makes day trips to places that once played an integral role in the region's history Learn how to make Tuscan specialty pastas like this pici with pesto in same setting as the movie Under the Tuscan Sun All of our Chianti cooking classes include recipe books so favorite recipes can be replicated at home