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Fantastic Cooking and fabulous Company

My mom and I decided to take a trip to Italy together. We set out for a fun holiday just the two of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Our evening at Chef Ryan’s home was the highlight of our trip. Not sure where to begin. The food... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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I welcome you to a half day, hands on cooking class where we will create a beautiful Italian meal in the hart of Tuscany! In my house or yours. Our delicious menu will consist of 4 courses, with plenty of red wine. The menu is subject to change with...more
C.S. 710 Pergo, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 388 100 3342
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I decided to take a trip to Italy together. We set out for a fun holiday just the two of us. We decided to do the cooking course with Chef Ryan as we were looking for a cultural experience in Tuscany. After...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our evening at Chef Ryan’s home was the highlight of our trip. Not sure where to begin. The food was wonderful, learning to make it and the satisfaction of knowing we took part made it even better. Chef Ryan and his beautiful Italian wife Deborah...More

Thank mestaunton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a cooking experience, not just a class. This is NOT a quick "make some pasta and roll out a pizza" class. There were 8 of us all together (2 couples from Florida and a family of 4 from Finland) learning about making easy,...More

Thank 120davidz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I rented a car from Florence just to come and do Ryan’s cooking class. I had seen the reviews and this was on the top of my list for our trip. It was amazing food, a beautiful setting, and a fabulous learning...More

Thank Melkoch0608
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I traveled to Italy for the first time ever and don’t give days in Cortona. We were fortunate enough to take chef Ryan’s class in our last day there. I can honestly say it was the highlight of our trip. He...More

Thank illbakeyouacake
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We scheduled with Chef Ryan last minute as our other plans fell through and this was more than we ever expected. His wife Deborah arranged for a taxi to take us to a winery and into town earlier since we were here from Florence for...More

Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Chef Ryan and his lovely wife offered our group a unique and informative cooking experience! Wonderful food, great conversation, and an idyllic setting--one of the highlights of our trip!

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Chef Ryan’s cooking class was the highlight of our Tuscan travels. Not only do you learn how to cook a delicious and authentic Tuscan meal, but you also get the opportunity to form bonds with your fellow students, creating lasting friendships. Ryan and his wife,...More

Thank classiclas
Reviewed 9 August 2018

For those of you looking for the perfect Tuscan experience, look no further than Chef Ryan and his amazing culinary experience! The combination of cooking class and traditional Tuscan feast makes for an evening/day you won't forget. At the heart of the experience is the...More

Thank Jean-Pierre D
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I didn’t think I would learn so much AND enjoy the experience as much as I did. Chef Ryan and his family are wonderful. Chef has a wealth of knowledge that he thoroughly enjoys sharing with entertaining stories as a side dish. Great sense of...More

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19 August 2015|
Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
they will not allow me to post my email in the forum but it is on my website! There is a link on my TA page.
17 August 2015|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
Of course!
17 August 2015|
Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
The best day for me would be the 24th! Can you email me directly? This is an open forum!