La Vita Ruffino: The Art of Great Food and Wine

Sunday, March 22, 2020

Important note: This event has been postponed.

Following the heightened severity of the COVID – 19 situation, the decision has been made to postpone La Vita Ruffino: The Art of Great Food & Wine on Sunday, March 22nd. Another date will be scheduled when day-to-day activities return to normal. You may hold on to your tickets as they will be honoured when this event is rescheduled, or you may request a refund. We will let you know when a new date for this event has been confirmed.

We appreciate your understanding.

A Sunday Italian Feast at Piano Piano

Piano Piano Executive Chef Victor Barry will curate an impeccable multi-course Italian feast, suitable only for a leisurely Sunday night. Paired with a line-up of 90+ pts Tuscan wines from Ruffino Estates, one of Italy’s oldest wineries, Chef Barry’s Italian masterpiece will be joyful as it is delicious.

Wine pairings will be under the guidance and wisdom of Beppe d’Andrea, Ruffino’s larger than life Global Brand Ambassador, who will host an evening of conviviality and crave worthy Italian food and Tuscan gem wines. Beppe will take guests on a glorious journey through the Tuscan countryside where Ruffino Estates has been producing wines for over a century. You will discover a wide-ranging portfolio of Brunello, Chianti and Chardonnay.

Buy your tickets now and come hungry!

Beppe d’Andrea

Featured Ruffino Estates Wines:

  1. Prosecco Valdobbiadene DOCG
  2. Ruffino Libaio Chardonnay Toscana IGT 2018
  3. Ruffino Modus Toscana IGT 2016
  4. Ruffino Alauda Toscana IGT 2015
  5. Ruffino Romitorio di Santedame Gran Selezione Chianti Classico Toscana
  6. Ruffino Greppone Mazzi, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 2013

What’s Included:

*  Sparkling wine reception with passed antipasto
*  Multi-course gourmet dinner (4 – 5 courses)
*  Premium wine pairings
*  Gratuity

Event Details: 

Date: Sunday, March 22nd
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Location: Piano Piano, 88 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1G5
Price: $115 (+ HST and fees)

Events such as this sell out very quickly, so please don’t delay in purchasing your tickets.


About Piano Piano:

Piano Piano is the Italian restaurant you always wished was just around the corner. Sophisticated and fun, Piano Piano serves deeply satisfying food that comes in just the right size.  The menu features traditional Italian fare that’s been elevated to its most delicious self.  If there’s a common thread that runs through Piano Piano, it’s a deep-seated soulfulness and sensuality that’s at once warm, welcoming and just plain fun.