The original Montefollonico cooking school since 2000

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Tuscan Women Cook offers weeklong, fully inclusive cooking programs, along with daily workshops. Tuscan Women Cook is the original total immersion cooking school in Montefollonico since 2000.

Weeklong, Fully inclusive Cooking Program

Offered in May, June, September, and October, the cost of the weeklong program is $4,150 per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplement is $350.

The all-inclusive program includes 6 night’s accommodation at La Chiusa in Montefollonico (double occupancy), all meals including wine, cooking classes, sightseeing, winery visits and tastings, and visits to local markets and historical towns. We do provide transportation during the week for all activities. Airfare and ground transportation to and from Montefollonico are not included.

A deposit of $500 is required at the time of booking. The balance is due 90 days before the start of the program. Cancellations received 120 days before the start of the program will receive a full refund.

Classes are small enough to accommodate cooks of all levels, yet large enough to allow you to make friends from all over the world. Classes are ideal for groups of family and friends who travel together.

Click here for a sample weekly schedule of our Tuscan cooking school.

"Black Apron", A Week Just for New and Returning Tuscan Women Cook Guests

This is an extraordinary week of food, wine, sightseeing and cooking lessons for new guests and alumni of Tuscan Women Cook. Say YES! to Tuscany with your very own "Black Apron" week with Tuscan Women Cook. "Black Apron" Week October 15-21, 2017 (only 5 spaces remaining).

2017 Dates for Weekly All-inclusive Program
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May 14-20 - Sold Out
May 21-27 - Sold Out
May 28-June 3 - Sold Out
June 4-10 - Sold Out
June 11-17 - Sold Out
June 18-24 - Sold Out
September 3-9 - Sold Out
September 10-16 - Spaces available
September 17-23 - Spaces available
September 24-30 - Spaces available — only 2 spaces remaining
October 1-7 - Sold Out
October 8-14 - Spaces available — only 3 spaces remaining
October 15-21 - Black Apron Week — only 5 spaces remaining

2018 Dates for Weekly All-inclusive Program
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May 13-19 - Spaces available
May 20-26 - Sold Out
May 27-June 2 - Spaces available
June 3-9 - Spaces available
June 10-16 - Spaces available
June 17-23 - Spaces available
June 24-30 - Spaces available
September 16-22 - Spaces available
September 23-30 - Spaces available
September 30-October 6 - Spaces available
October 7-13 - Spaces available
October 14-20 - Spaces available
October 21-27 - Spaces available

Daily Workshops

We also offer daily workshops for 4 or more only. Daily workshops are 4 hours in length from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Offered in the months we are in session, the cost of the daily workshop is $250 per person, per class. to coordinate the best available dates for you.

The daily workshop includes a cooking class plus lunch following and are held at local homes or at restaurants in our village. Our daily workshops are taught by some of the best cooks in Tuscany--the local women of Montefollonico. You can meet our cooks on our Cook’s page. Lodging, transportation to and from Montefollonico, and additional sightseeing are not included.

Full payment is required at the time of booking for daily workshops. Cancellations received 120 days before the start of the program will receive a full refund.

Menus for each workshop are chosen seasonally with availability of fresh food products being of prime importance. Click here for a sample daily schedule of our Tuscan Women Cook daily workshop.

For both weekly and daily classes: All classes are held within the village of Montefollonico and are taught by our local cooks. You will be accompanied by a representative of Tuscan Women Cook at every class and event. For daily classes, we will meet you at La Chiusa, Via della Madonna, 88, Montefollonico, Italy.