Prices for a week-long class
The price of €1900 (Euros) is per person, based on two people sharing a bedroom with private bathroom. This is $2,160 (US Dollars) or £1,589 (British Pounds) based on the current exchange rate. The price for a non-cooking guest, based on two people sharing a double room, is €1400 per person. Non-cooking guests are welcome to join us for all non-cooking activities, including all trips, meals and wine-tastings.
A 25% non-refundable deposit is required upon booking. The balance is payable 90 days before departure. Please read our Terms and Conditions.
- Seven nights’ accommodation in a beautiful 19th century Tuscan villa
- Breakfast (bread, tea, coffee, fruit, milk, juice, jams, honey, muesli, cookies, yogurts etc.) every day
- Four hands-on cooking classes (in English)
- Lunch or dinner with delicious local organic wines after all classes
- A welcome dinner with wine
- A tour of a charming organic winery with tasting and lunch
- Walking tours with official guides in Florence and Siena
- A wine-tasting session with dinner
- A farewell dinner with wine on Friday night
- Recipes of the dishes you learned during the cooking classes and many others for other seasons
$30 of the proceeds from your booking of the cooking vacation in Italy will go to support these charities:
charity: water is a non-profit organization that brings clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. 100% of the proceeds given to charity: water will directly fund clean water solutions.
Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
The NRDC works to safeguard the earth, its people, its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
International Rescue Committee
The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic wellbeing and power to people devastated by conflict.
What our guests say
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I attended a week long cooking class at Organic Tuscany and couldn’t have had a better time. The classes were amazing as were the side trips to neighboring towns. Shilpa and Ricardo and all the staff were incredible. From the moment I walked in the door they made you feel welcome. I highly recommend this amazing experience.
Better than expected What an amazing trip to Organic Tuscany. Our experience was more than expected. It was a great mix of cooking and side trips. The villa is beautiful and Shilpa and Riccardo took great care of us, as did all the guides, and cooking assistants. Incredible value for a cooking week that included trips to Sienna, San Gimignano and... read more
What an absolutely wonderful week! Organic Tuscany's cooking week was a perfect balance of cooking classes and local experiences! Funny how sometimes the most innocuous things can change your life: how did I ever cook without a mezzaluna?! How did I live without real, fresh, easy-to-make-after -OT-taught-me-how gnocchi?! Such a variety of fun and informative opportunities! Every day was a... read more
Organic Tuscany was a wonderful experience in every respect. We are really thinking of doing it again. T’was the nicest combination of classes, touring and meeting a few really enjoyable people. The facility and environs are large and comfortable while being nicely removed from hustle and bustle
I enjoyed a lovely week at Organic Tuscany. It was the perfect blend of cooking instruction, relaxation and exploring nearby towns. Riccardo and Shilpa made us feel completely at home. I would go back in a heartbeat.
You will love Organic Tuscany! I will never forget the fabulous week we had at Organic Tuscany. Shilpa and Ricardo were amazing hosts and everyone on their team, from the cooks to the tour guides, to the local artisans were approachable, knowledgeable and fun. It was a perfect mix of cooking and touring. I highly recommend the Organic Tuscany experience.
We are a team of friends and family members who enjoy working together and love welcoming people to our little corner of Tuscany. It’s a privilege to share the amazing places we know and to enjoy with our guests the great food that we prepare together and the wines from the vineyards that we visit.
If you’d like more information about our cooking courses or you are interested in booking a space, please call us, email us or send us a message using the form below.
If you’d like to speak to us, you can call our US number (we answer them from here in Italy!)
From the US: 347 410 9690