Cacio e Pepe Pasta Cooking Class in Florence

Local Product
Yes
Duration
3 Hours
Professional Chef
Yes
Languages
Italian and English
Rating

Highlights

  • Professional Kitchen 
  • Experienced English Speaking Chef
  • Hands-On Experience
  • All Materials Provided 
  • 4 Course Meal
  • Uplifting environment

Experience the Richness of Traditional Cacio e Pepe Pasta in Florence

Join us at Mama Florence's renowned cooking class for an immersive journey into the world of classic Italian pasta. This special class is dedicated to mastering two iconic dishes: the simple yet flavorful Cacio e Pepe and the delightful Pasta Ripiena.


 

Master the Delicate Art of Pasta Making with Mama Florence

Pasta making is a hands-on experience that requires knowledge and skill. Whether you're new to pasta or a seasoned pro, our classes will share the best pasta-making techniques, recipes, and tips to help you master this delicate culinary craft. Our classes offer a truly authentic experience, led by our head chef, who hails from Florence, Tuscany, and speaks fluent English.

Experiment with Pasta Shapes, Colors, & More

  • Cacio e Pepe Mastery: Delve into the art of making Cacio e Pepe, a Roman classic that perfectly balances the richness of Pecorino Romano cheese with the spicy zing of black pepper.
  • Pasta Ripiena Techniques: Discover the secrets of making Pasta Ripiena (stuffed pasta). Learn how to prepare, fill, and cook these little packets of joy, choosing from a variety of traditional fillings.
  • From Dough to Dish: Our expert chefs, fluent in English, will guide you through the process of making pasta dough from scratch, ensuring a truly hands-on experience.

A Cacio e Pepe Pasta Cooking Class Experience Perfect For:

  • Enthusiasts of authentic Italian cuisine eager to learn traditional pasta recipes.
  • Amateur cooks looking to refine their pasta-making skills.
  • Anyone interested in a unique cultural and culinary experience in Florence.

What’s included in your Cacio e Pepe Pasta Cooking Class

  • Hands-on cooking class with a professional chef
  • Preparation of an appetizer, two pasta shapes with sauces, and a dessert 
  • A full meal of prepared dishes with seated table service
  • Locally sourced, sustainable and organic ingredients
  • A Prosecco break
  • Two glasses of fine Italian wine during your meal
  • Recipes of all the dishes you’ve prepared emailed to you after the class
  • Class duration, including meal, is approximately 3.5 hours
  • 22% VAT tax

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM MAMA FLORENCE

Discover the Finest Fresh Pasta Ingredients

Our culinary experts advocate for selecting the ideal flour type specific to each pasta variety, ensuring unparalleled texture and taste. We also meticulously choose eggs based on size and freshness, essential for enriching the pasta's flavor, whether the recipe calls for them or not. In our class, you'll master the art of crafting exceptional pasta, with or without eggs, shaping your preferred pasta forms and concocting superb fillings and sauces to enhance your homemade creation. Conclude your culinary journey by savoring your own pasta dish, complemented by a carefully chosen glass of Italian wine. Get ready for an unrivaled pasta-making experience in Florence, the epitome of Authentic Italian Cuisine.

Learn How to Plate the Perfect Pasta Dish

Our pasta-making classes teach you to roll, knead, and cut different pasta shapes, including spaghetti and tortellini. We'll experiment with various shapes and fillings while guiding you to pair them with the best sauces and ingredients

Enjoy a Full Meal with Your Prepared Dishes

Learn the art of sauce preparation and discover the perfect pasta shapes to maximize flavor and create an irresistible pasta experience. Our classes will teach you to match pasta with the proper sauce, ensuring each noodle is perfectly coated for a deliciously saucy experience.

You'll have the opportunity to enjoy your freshly-made appetizer, entrees, and dessert after just 2 hours of preparation. You'll receive seated table service as you enjoy your dish made from fresh, local ingredients. 


Our Cooking Classes Are Great for Kids, Too

Bring your little ones along! Children ages six and up can join our pasta making classes with adult supervision. Our authentic Italian cooking classes are great for all ages (over 4 y.o.)

Replicate Your Pasta Recipe For Any Occasion

You'll have the opportunity to enjoy your freshly-made appetizer, entrees, and dessert after just 2 hours of preparation. You'll receive seated table service as you enjoy your dish made from fresh, local ingredients

All You Need to Bring Is Your Passion for Cooking

Don't worry about bringing your tools or resources - we've got you covered. The fee includes everything you'll need, allowing you to immerse yourself in the pasta-making experience. . 

Indulge in Your Pasta Creation Once Finished

You'll have the opportunity to enjoy your freshly-made appetizer, entrees, and dessert after just 2 hours of preparation. You'll receive seated table service as you enjoy your dish made from fresh, local ingredients.

Our Cooking Classes Are Great for Kids, Too

Bring your little ones along! Children ages six and up can join our pasta and pizza-making classes with adult supervision. Our authentic Italian cooking classes are great for all ages.

Replicate Your Pasta Recipe For Any Occasion

Learn the art of sauce preparation and discover the perfect pasta shapes to maximize flavor and create an irresistible pasta experience. Our classes will teach you to match pasta with the proper sauce, ensuring each noodle is perfectly coated for a deliciously saucy experience.

What do you Wear to a Pasta Making Class?

For the class, it is important to have long hair tied back and wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. As the session involves standing and cooking for the majority of the time, it's essential to be at ease during the process. To ensure everyone's safety and proficiency, customers will receive a thorough demonstration of knife skills at the beginning of the class.

FAQs

We recommend arriving approximately 10-15 minutes prior to class

No, you do not need to bring any tools or resources; all the materials, tools, and ingredients needed for the courses will be provided by the school and are included in the fee.

Class duration, including meal, is approximately 3.5 hours

Yes, you will be eating the dishes you prepared after about 2 hours of preparation. For the menu structure please check the class description.

It is essential that you email us ahead of time with any food allergies or preferences you may have so we can let you know if we can accommodate them. We will not be able to accommodate special dietary needs without notice on-spot because ingredients and setting are prepared in advance.

Yes, all joinable classes are suitable for kids 6 and above as long as they are under parent supervision. Pasta and Pizza classes are the most suitable. If you are taking a private class we can accommodate also younger children but we will need to know in advance.

Recipes of all the dishes you’ve prepared emailed to you

A tasting of Prosecco and two fine Italian wines during your meal

Pictures are allowed and encouraged! Our instructors love it when you feel that a dish is camera worthy, so please click away!

Please read our cancellation policies. To cancel please write to [email protected]

Comfortable clothing and shoes (you’ll stand up while cooking). Rings and bracelets need to be removed during preparation. If you have long hair please tie it.

No previous experience is required! We encourage you to ask questions if there is something you don’t understand.
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