International Academy of Italian Cuisine in Lucca

Italian cooking school Chef Professional courses of Italian Cuisine

The International Academy of Italian Cuisine was founded in the city of Siena in 1985. The Academy has developed an international reputation as one of the finest professional schools of culinary education in all of Italy. The school is presently situated in an 18th century villa 5 minutes from the center of Lucca.


The Academy has been accredited as a qualified "Vocational Training Institution" by the Regional Government of Toscana , obtaining a QSC-IQ certificate. The certificate stipulates that the Cooking School is in compliance with the ISO 9001:2008 standard for the activity, design and delivery of professional training courses in the areas of Enogastronomy and Tourism.

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  • Professional Cooking Course

    September 4th  - October 27th 2017
    For info send us an e-mail to info@italiancuisine.it 

  • INTENSIVE COOKING COURSE - JUNE 2017

    FROM JUNE 5TH TO JUNE 30TH

    4 weeks of full immersion in the tradition of Mediterranean and Tuscan Cuisine.

    For more information, click on Courses 

  • "THE MULTIANNUAL EXPERIENCE"

    Our many years of experience in teaching the Italian and Tuscan cuisine in particular, are the best guarantee that the qualification ScuolaLa our many years of experience in teaching the Italian and Tuscan cuisine in particular, are the best guarantee that the qualifying school.

  • "COOKING CLASSES"

    Our cooking classes are held in the kitchen with practical method, offering the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the study of Italian and, later, to perform an internship at restaurants long experience and high valore.Le our classes are held in the kitchen with practical method, offering the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the study of Italian and, later, to perform an internship at restaurants long experience and high value.

  • "SCHOOL BETWEEN TUSCAN HILLS"

    The location of the most beautiful Tuscan hills makes this school the perfect setting to match study, work, rest and leisure, in a charming and evocative.

Video a typical day at the International Academy of Italian Cuisine in Lucca (Professional Course)