The Wine Talks by Ruffino and The Florentine

In piazzetta dei Tre Re all summer long

Editorial Staff
June 10, 2019 - 13:48

As Florence comes alive with a summer vibe, Tuscan-American winery Ruffino continues its responsible drinking campaign in partnership with The Florentine.


Don’t miss #WineWednesday, an events showcase in Italian and English celebrating the culture of wine every Wednesday beginning June 19 in piazzetta dei Tre Re, co-curated by Ruffino and The Florentine. Follow the Ruffino Cares bike, listen to special guests, enjoy a wine tasting, and get a free alcohol tester as well as trying out “under the influence” visors.




Wednesday 19 June, 7:30pm

Wine and social media

With Alexandra Korey, head of digital, and Marco Badiani, photo editor, The Florentine

In Italian and English



Wednesday 26 June, 7:30pm

Living the “Bella Figura”

With Kamin Mohammedi, writer and journalist

In English



Wednesday 3 July, 7:30pm

Wine in Literature: Shakespeare and Dante

With Helen Farrell, editor, and Francesco Sorelli, Ruffino’s communications manager

In Italian and English



Wednesday 10 July, 7:30pm

Leonardo and Galileo: Conversazione Incredibile.

With Marcello Lazzerini and La Compagnia delle Seggiole

In Italian



Wednesday 17 July, 7:30pm

How to taste wine

With Emily O’Hare, journalist and wine educator

In English



Wednesday 24 July, 7:30pm

The beard: hipster culture v. religious meaning

With Padre Guidalberto Bormolini

In Italian






The Wine Talks

Every Wednesday from June 19 onwards, piazzetta dei Tre Re, Florence

Entrance from via dei Calzaiuoli and via Orsanmichele

Events are free, but numbers are limited.


Follow the “Ruffino Cares” bike, have fun and find out more about responsible drinking.


#winewednesday  #ruffinocares #ruffino #serreinpiazzetta #winetalks #latoscanadiruffino



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