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Thumbnail Masterchef tour at Castello del Trebbio

Masterchef tour at Castello del Trebbio

Pontassieve, Florence (Chianti, Chianti Rufina)
4 Hours
From €125.00
“The ultimate italian food and wine experience!”
Thumbnail Special Tasting and Light Lunch at Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Special Tasting and Light Lunch at Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Pelago, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
2 Hours
From €25.00
“A discovery journey in the company that won the "150 oldest companies of Italy", including the tasting of 5 wines”
Thumbnail Aperitif with a view at Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Aperitif with a view at Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Pelago, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
1 Hour
From €15.00
“Enjoy an aperitif on the panoramic terrace of the estate overlooking the enchanting Arno Valley, including the tasting of 3 wines”
Thumbnail Chianti Rufina Experience at Travignoli

Chianti Rufina Experience at Travignoli

Pelago, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
2 Hours
From €30.00
“A full immersion in the smallest wine area in Chianti: visit the ancient cellars and enjoy a light lunch paired with 5 wines at Travignoli”
Thumbnail Light Lunch with a bottle of Old Vintage Wine at Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Light Lunch with a bottle of Old Vintage Wine at Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Pelago, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €75.00
“Choose a special bottle from the family cellar of Travignoli and enjoy it with a typical Tuscan light lunch”
Thumbnail Introduction to Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Introduction to Travignoli in Chianti Rufina

Pelago, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
1 Hour
From €10.00
“An introduction to one of the most historic wineries of Chianti, followed by a tasting of 4 of its most important wines”
Thumbnail Classic Tasting at Travignoli in the heart of Chianti Rufina

Classic Tasting at Travignoli in the heart of Chianti Rufina

Pelago, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €20.00
“A journey through the winery's historic fermentation and aging cellars from the 1500s followed by the tasting of 5 wines”
Thumbnail Private dinner with wine tasting in the Villa of Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Private dinner with wine tasting in the Villa of Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Rufina, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
2 Hours
From €150.00
“Treat yourself to a romantic dinner in Grignano's Villa and enjoy traditional Tuscan flavors paired with 3 wines and 1 very special Reserve”
Thumbnail Horseback riding & wine tasting at Fattoria di Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Horseback riding & wine tasting at Fattoria di Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Rufina, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
3 Hours
From €130.00
“Enjoy a pleasant horseback ride in Chianti Rufina's countryside and taste the 4 flagship wines of Fattoria di Grignano with local delicacies”
Thumbnail Truffle hunt & wine tasting at Fattoria di Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Truffle hunt & wine tasting at Fattoria di Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Rufina, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
3 Hours
From €120.00
“Hunt for truffles in the woods that surround the Grignano Villa & enjoy a tasting of their four flagship wines with typical delicacies”
Thumbnail Wine tasting & light lunch at Fattoria di Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Wine tasting & light lunch at Fattoria di Grignano in Chianti Rufina

Rufina, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
2 Hours
From €40.00
“Taste 4 excellent Chianti Rufina wines from Fattoria di Grignano paired with a tasty light lunch in their ancient estate in Pontassieve”
Thumbnail Wine Tasting at Grignano Villa in Chianti Rufina

Wine Tasting at Grignano Villa in Chianti Rufina

Rufina, Florence (Chianti Rufina)
1 Hour 30 Minutes
From €20.00
“Taste 4 excellent wines of Chianti Rufina with Grignano in their ancient estate on Montefiesole, 20 minutes by car from Florence”
Thumbnail Pasta lovers and wine tasting experience at Castello del Trebbio

Pasta lovers and wine tasting experience at Castello del Trebbio

Pontassieve, Florence (Chianti, Chianti Rufina)
3 Hours
From €95.00
“Cook, taste & eat typical italian dishes in the magic atmosphere of Castello del Trebbio in Tuscany”
Thumbnail A centuries old winery with a view

A centuries old winery with a view

Pontassieve, Florence (Chianti, Chianti Rufina)
2 Hours
From €17.00
“Imagine yourself under a Renaissance Villa, surrounded by vineyards pouring some Tuscany in your glass! No need to imagine, make it real.”

More information on Chianti Rufina

Chianti Rufina is one of the smallest sub-areas of Chianti. The area takes the name from Rufina, a small town about 30 kilometers northeast of Florence, and is mostly known for its countryside hills dotted with vineyards, whose berries are used to produce Chianti Rufina DOCG.

During your wine tastings in the territory of Chianti Rufina, you will have the chance to taste the area’s DOCG appellation, as well as other local wines and products like cured meats and cheeses. The area of Chianti Rufina distinguishes itself for the production of high-quality red wines since the eighteenth century, when the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Cosimo III, classified Chianti Rufina wines among the four best wines produced in Tuscany.

Which food to taste in Chianti Rufina?

While in Chianti Rufina, you will have the opportunity to visit different wineries and dive into their winemaking tradition and techniques. At times, your wine tastings can be paired with activities such as cooking classes or wine tours, where you can discover the traditional cuisine of the area and taste some typical dishes, such as pappardelle with meat ragù, trippa or ribollita.

Which wines to taste in Chianti Rufina?

During your visits to the wineries of Chianti Rufina, you will learn how a small number of producers (about 20 in total) were able to build a worldwide reputation thanks to the uniqueness of their wine and terroir. According to its disciplinary, Chianti Rufina DOCG must contain a minimum of 70% of Sangiovese grapes, to which other varieties can be added, and is characterized by a garnet red color and a slightly tannic, elegant feel.

Which is the best season to visit Chianti Rufina?

The best time to organize a wine tasting or a weekend in Chianti Rufina and visit its wineries is between spring and autumn. During this period the days are longer and sunnier, and various local festivals take place in the neighboring towns.

What things to do in Chianti Rufina?

Besides wine tastings and winery visits, don’t miss out on some of the highlights that Chianti Rufina’s territory has to offer, like Pontassieve, Londa, Pelago and its Sieve bridge, and some of the enchanting castles found in the area, such as Sammezzano’s Castle.