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Wine Championship

The Wine Championship logo. Illustration by Sergio Staino, courtesy of Slow Food Firenze

Sep 2009 (annual)
Hours: Daily 10am-5pm
Link: Slow Food Firenze Website
Organised by Slow Food Firenze and branded as an "olympic oenological championship", this popular Wine Championship is held in and around Florence and features 16 teams of connoisseurs competing against each other by answering as many wine-related questions as possible.
The programme also includes meetings, book presentations, food and wine-tasting, and other learning activities aimed at raising awareness on the philosophy of the Slow Food Movement.

Please visit the Slow Food Firenze website for further details.
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