A Cooking  class of Tuscan recipes at Villa LaMassa is enjoyable with Beppy.

Mum Beppina comes to Vertelli for sharing her skills of an 80yo Italian lady that   prepares Tuscan recipes every Sunday.

She cooks home made pasta for delicious tagliatelle or tasty ravioli.

Mum Beppy making pasta at villa Dei Mori La Massa  cooking class

Therefore if you would like Beppy can show you how to make gnocchi with our  fantastic red-Ceticapotatoes.

We will serve all pasta with fantastic sauces and the meal will be finishing with a perfect Pannacotta .

Most importantly you will prepare the Tuscan recipes at villa La Massa  in a relaxed-atmosphere with Lots Of Laughs and good  wines.

So please ask for our cooking-class and  Beppy will guide  you  to prepare your  meal.    Therefore hand-made pasta, panzanella and a nice dessert will be ready.   A whole Tuscan meal for  your party.


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