From September 26th to 29th the famous Rufinese festival will be staged: The 44th Bacco Artigiano at Rufina, also this year the focus of the event is wine and therefore the wines of the Chianti Rufina area. The Chianti Rufina Consortium and the Municipality of Rufina, will set up some stands at the Villa di Poggio Reale on Saturday and Sunday where the producers associated of the Consortium let you taste their wines.

During these 2 days, 3 professional tastings will be organized inside the villa, held by sommeliers who will introduce enthusiasts to the Rufina area and its wines: Sangiovese and more.

Wine tasting:

  • Saturday 28/9, 16.30: Bubbles, flowers and citrus fruits: the fresh side of Bacchus (tasting of 2 bubbles, 2 rosé, 2 white).
  • Saturday 28/9, 18.30: Vertical pairings (reserves and vintages from 2009 to present, with combinations of finger food with local products prepared by 2 young local chefs).
  • Sunday 29/9, 17.30: Beyond the Sangiovese (IGT in the dark with final quiz and prizes for the first 3)

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