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Contact Page - Cooking Holidays in Florence, Italy

Image of Florence Culinary Arts School Florence Culinary Arts School:
Immerse yourself in the enticing world of Italian cuisine over a short educational vacation with Florence Culinary Art School (FCAS)! A leading Italian culinary school, FCAS provides a range of short-term and long-term cooking courses to international adult learners and tourists from around the world. Available in summer and year-round, our short courses are ideal for anyone who would like to experience a rewarding cooking holiday in Italy. We teach students of all levels - from amateur to advanced.

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Florence - A Gourmet City:
Known as the heart of Italian culinary tradition, Florence and the Tuscany region is blessed with a wide variety of ingredients. Florence is now renowned as a gourmet city and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy.

As well as it's beautiful and historic sights, Florence is home to countless globally recognized restaurants and markets full of fresh ingredients, and countless special experiences. No better place to combine quality cooking classes with an unforgettable holiday!

Italian Cooking Courses in Florence:
Available in summer and year-round

Photo of Contact Page - Cooking Holidays in Florence, ItalyItalian Home Cooking Classes
Course Duration: 1-week, 2-weeks, up to 6 months
Taught by a recognized culinary professional, our Italian home cooking courses provide quality training in authentic Italian recipes and cooking techniques.

Our lessons are held 4 days per week for 3-4 hours each day. In just 1 month, you can learn as many as 64-80 recipes!

We keep our class sizes small (average of 5 students) to ensure that everyone gets the individual attention they need.

Lessons are followed by lunch or dinner together as a group, in a very friendly and enjoyable atmosphere. You will also visit the central market of Florence with instructor to get familiar with Italian ingredients.

Specialized Italian Culture / Cooking Courses:
Taught in Italian (with interpreters available in English or Spanish)

• Barista course: 1-week or 2-week course that can be combined with an internship at a bar.
• Gelato course:  2-week course. On completion, you can choose to experience a long-term internship in a Gelato shop.
• Sommelier course: 1-week course
• Italian Cooking Summer course (2, 4, 6, 8, or 12-week study options)
• Italian Cooking Christmas / Winter course (1-5 weeks in December / January)

Italian Cuisine Professional Chef Courses:
We also provide a range of professional chef training courses that are available in summer and year-round:

• Chef Training + Restaurant Internship
• Italian Cuisine Chef Training Course (8 weeks)
• Italian Cuisine Quick Learning Course (6 weeks)

1-Day Short Courses:
Recommended to those who want to experience classes in a number of culinary fields during their stay in Italy.

• Home Cooking - Full Course
• Home Cooking - Fresh Pasta
• Home Cooking - Dessert
• Home Cooking - Pizza
• Lunch with Home Cooking Teacher
• Table Coordinate
• Visit to tableware shop
• Visit to the central food market
• Practical training in a restaurant
• Winery Visit
• Wine/Olive Farm Visit
• A day trip to the Mediterranean resort
• Home-made Gelato course (1 day or 3 days)

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Address: Via Dei Conti 4, Florence, Italy
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2023-12-08 were from:

Kenya; Virginia, USA; Rapid City SD, USA; Kazakhstan; Negombo, Sri Lanka; Hay alkhalije ryadh, Saudi Arabia; Ibafo/ogun/sote, Nigeria; Claremont, USA; Birmingham, UK / GB; Franklin, USA; and more.