Our Program

Imagine This

After a deep slumber you awake refreshed in your suite at Agriturismo Belagaggio nestled in the magnificent, verdant Tuscan countryside. A gentle, fragrant breeze brings the heady scent of fresh lavender mingled with wild rosemary into your room through an open window.

You are finally here. Let your trip to paradise begin.

See the sample weekly schedule of the Tuscan Women Cook cooking school.

A jubilant guest mastering the art of fresh pappardelle.

Fiori di zucca—stuffed, fried, or baked—are always a Tuscan Women Cook favorite.

Sip and savor the best wines of Tuscany.

The memory of 13 Gobbi’s  spectacular Cacio e Pepe will linger long after your final bite.

Tie on an apron, gather around the old farmhouse table and learn first-hand how to make many of your favorite Italian dishes from recipes handed down from generations of family cooks who are waiting to share their secrets with you. The best cooks in all of Tuscany teach our classes.

Come hungry—to learn, to cook, to eat and to drink.

After all, Tuscan Women Cook guests don’t just come to cook. Many of our guests come for the wine. Tuscan Women Cook is located in the heart of Brunello de Montalcino and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano country, and borders on the Chianti wine region. Welcome to the center of the Italian wine renaissance, where wine makers are taking Tuscan wine to new heights of quality. We’ll be introducing you to new wines every day.

The Original Total-Immersion Tuscan Cooking School in Montefollonico. Since 2000.

Families, friends, couples and solo travelers of all ages from around the world join us every spring and fall for this life-changing experience. Join a group of accomplished cooks, the culinary curious, and grateful, happy eaters who may very well become your new foodie friends for life.

Where better to launch a new friendship than lounging around Agriturismo Belagaggio’s sparkling pool, admiring at the amazing view of the Tuscan countryside, swooning over the delicious lunch you just made under the watchful gaze of the nonnas?

Say YES! to your Tuscan vacation of a lifetime in the medieval town of Montefollonico.

See the sample weekly schedule of the Tuscan Women Cook cooking school.

Book Now for 2019, 2020 & 2021