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Olive Oil class - October/November 2018

I took the Olive Oil class in October/November 2018. I loved the class, It was a lot of fun. The... read more

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Cooking in the Sicilian Countryside

This experience was booked for us as part of our Sicilian experience. It may be rather far from... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
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The Anna Tasca Lanza Cooking Experience is a farm-to-table cooking school located in Tasca d’Almerita’s 19th century wine estate in the beautiful, remote Sicilian countryside. Courses are taught by Fabrizia Lanza, cookbook author and video maker...more
Contrada Regaleali, 90100, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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+39 338 152 3175
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the Olive Oil class in October/November 2018. I loved the class, It was a lot of fun. The people that work at the school were wonderful, very welcoming and professional. The area was beautiful. We had a few excursions that were very informative...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

This experience was booked for us as part of our Sicilian experience. It may be rather far from any city but the trip out to the villa is worth the drive. This beautiful location in an old farmhouse is wonderfully typical of all we saw....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank johnnyandcate
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We arranged to do the half day cooking class with arrival the evening before the class starts. We were already very impressed when we arrived at Case Vecchie. It is located in between vineyards and complete nature. They have an amazing pool where we relaxed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank julchen1409
Fabrizia L, Proprietario at Anna Tasca Lanza Sicilian Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We loved having you at Case Vecchie and hope you will be back soon!

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I came up here to have a look to bring a group of tourists for next year. This is a truly amazing place to visit and experience, totally stands on its own, has its own sense of character and quite welcoming. The staff are welcoming...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Carmela D
Reviewed 1 October 2016

It is not recommended. Outings don't eventuate. Rooms are sub standard: no en-suite and not secure. Wine is corked (and they don't understand corked wine), cooking bench caters for 3 people and as we were 11, you don't get a see-in, Fabrizia and Paola are...More

Date of experience: September 2016
8  Thank jennyw3922016
Fabrizia L, Proprietario at Anna Tasca Lanza Sicilian Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Dear Jenny, thank you for your feedback, we always seek to improve what we offer our guests. In terms of the accommodation, as you probably noticed, it is not a hotel but a family home; a simple cozy country home with beds made up with embroidered...More

Reviewed 27 September 2015

Our group of about 50 enjoyed a half day at the cooking school. Our organizer requested the visit, and I didn't get the feeling that it was at all typical to have groups of that size, but they handled it well. The staff was very...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank aminus3
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We recently spent 5 days at the cooking school and could not have enjoyed ourselves more. It far exceeded all of our expectations. We cooked with Fabrizia and Mario and produced some really wonderful meals. They are both very "hands on" instructors who are equally...More

Date of experience: August 2014
4  Thank susan40550
Reviewed 22 February 2015

my wife and I spent 2 wonderful days at the cooking school with Fabrizia, her assistant Mario and the rest of the staff. Our time included a fascinating visit to a sheep farm to watch the making of fresh ricotta and the best winery tour...More

Date of experience: February 2015
4  Thank Mdweb
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Towards the end of our week-long Sicilian culinary tour, we spent our final three nights at Casa Vecchie, run by Anna's daughter Fabrizia and a handful of international interns...where traditions of a culinary icon continue. Throughout our stay, we feasted on fine Sicilian cooking; even...More

Date of experience: October 2014
5  Thank BryanReese
Reviewed 9 November 2014

We spent 3 nights at the Anna Tasca Cooking School at Case Vecchie about 100kms from Palermo in a beautiful part of the Sicilian countryside. The fabulous Fabrizia continues and extends the traditions of her famous mother Anna. We had a wonderful, enchanting time with...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Terry S
6 May 2016|
Response from Fabrizia L | Property representative |
Dear Terry, thank you for your request! The price for a 6 days cooking course is € 2250 for a single room and € 4000 for a double room, 2 people, all included (lessons, accommodation, meals, trips).
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