Cooking Classes - Cookery School - ToscanaMia

Food tour & Tasting Experience



The tour will introduce to the finest and often simplest Italian foods-beginning at the local food shops with Simonetta or Paola, who are passionate food enthusiast. You will discover with us Italian cheeses, salami, prosciutto, vegetables, fruit as well as some artisan products. Followed by a guided visit to a winery or a wine shop where you will learn all about wines, from their origin including about Italian olive oil with explanations on the varieties of olive trees, olive harvest, olive oil production. At the end of the tour, we head back to Podere Le Rose (Toscana Mia home) to enjoy a very special food and wine tasting with typical Italian products

Program Details

  • Visit to food and wine shops
  • Tasting menu with wine at Toscana Mia location
  • Food and wine tasting during the tour
  • 1 Food Expert (Fluent in English)
  • Toscana Mia written notes

Program Info

Location: Chianti
Starting Time: 9:30 am or 2:30 pm
Duration: approx. 4 hours - available from Monday to Saturday
Depart/Meet: Podere Le Rose (Toscana Mia location in Chianti), accomodation in Radda in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti
Number of Participants: minimum 2 person, max. 8

Our Most Popular Tasting

Typical Italian products: bread, balsamic vinegar, olive oil, Italian cheeses ( pecorino, parmigiano, mozzarella di bufala, ricotta etc.), salami (Tuscan salami, finocchiona), Tuscan prosciutto, Tuscan bread, focaccia and typical Tuscan dessert (Cantucci with Vin Santo)

Olive oil: tasting and learning how to serve extravergin olive oil

Many more menus are available and we always ask our clients if they have special requests and if there is any food allergy.


Contact Form

Address & Other Contacts

Phone: + 39 334 2476098 (8:00 am - 9:00 pm CET), Paola and Simonetta
Fax: + 39 0577 094626 (h24)
Skype: toscana.mia





Our Address: Podere Le Rose,
Località Poggio S.Polo, 2
53013 - Gaiole in Chianti (SI) - Italia
GPS coordinates: N 43° 26’ 49” E 11° 22’ 41”

How to reach Us:
Toscana Mia in Chianti is located an hour from Florence and 40 minutes from Siena, 10 minutes from Radda in Chianti and 15 from Gaiole in Chianti. Near many of the nicest location in Tuscany, such as San Gimignano and Montalcino, Pienza, Montepulciano, Greve. We always send our guest our best direction information to join us easily.