Learn Italian in Tuscany @ Il Sasso, Montepulciano:
Ideally located in Montepulciano, a beautiful, Renaissance town in Southern Tuscany, approximately 124 km south-east of Florence, and 186 km north of Rome, Il Sasso is a high quality, accredited Italian language school offering a broad range of Italian language classes for all levels, as well as Italian cooking courses. Founded in 1983 by the people who are still running it today, the school is open all year round. We cater to students of all ages who come from all over the world.Email: Contact us below ( or request a callback ).
Il Sasso, in collaboration with the restaurant "Le Logge del Vignola", offers creative Tuscan cooking classes. "Le Logge del Vignola" is situated in the historic center of Montepulciano, opposite the school. Here Massimo will prepare typical Tuscan dishes together with you, using fresh local produce.
Italian Cooking Classes
Courses are available througho
ut the year, every day except Tuesday, and are held in the morning, 9.30 am - 11.30 am. There's a minimum of 2 participants per class. You can choose whether to prepare a full meal or concentrate on a particular type of dish:
* Fresh pasta
: How to prepare 3 different kinds of fresh traditional pasta (pici, ravioli, tagliatelle)
* Homemade bread
: How to prepare 3 kinds of homemade bread (pane in cassetta al formaggio, panina, ciaccia).
* Traditional and modern sauces
: How to prepare different, fresh, traditional and new sauces with fresh ingredients.
* Full menu (from starter to dessert)
: How to prepare a full menu with typical dishes according to the season.
In the afternoon, you can take one of our Italian culture courses, e.g. the wine course, or individual tuition on the history of Italian cuisine at the Sasso (packages of 6 hours of private lessons & packages of 10 hours available).