La Cucina di Natalina Italian Cooking School specializes in classic Italian and Southern Italian cuisine.

Our hands-on cooking classes use fresh ingredients, seasonal local produce and cherished family recipes and techniques passed down from generations of nonnas.


Follow Natalina to see what’s cooking in the kitchen!

Kitchen Kudos

“Finally somewhere I can learn to cook for my family and not just some fancy meal.
I love that I get to get my hands dirty and not just watch!”


“Natalina! WOW! Your caponata….delicious! I look forward to cooking with you soon!”

Chef Lynn Crawford

“La Cucina di Natalina is Guelph’s best kept secret!”


“What a wonderful feast for the senses.
Thanks so much for showing us the secrets of your great recipes!”


In the Kitchen with Natalina

Baby it’s cold outside, soup anyone?

It’s mid January and quite cold in my part of the world! I crave soups when the weather is cold. I grew up in a home where every Saturday in the Winter, homemade soup was on the menu. My Mother would start the homemade stock early in the morning and by dinner... read more

Cook, eat & drink with new foodie friends!

My idea of a good time? Cooking, eating and wine tasting in a beautiful environment with people who enjoy the same! I love discovering places and sharing them with students and clients. I started my International food & wine tours in 2013 with my first exploratory... read more

Give An Authentic Italian Food Experience!

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