Authentic Tuscan Kitchen
1220 19th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036 | (202) 835-0459
  • Woman-owned and operated, Chris Ricchi is a pioneering and highly respected chef and entrepreneur in the restaurant industry. Read her story here.

  • With its original location in the hills outside of Florence, Trattoria i Ricchi was the first restaurant to bring authentic Italian cooking from Tuscany to the sophisticated diners of DC. Learn about this extraordinary culinary journey, because the story is as good as the food.

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i Ricchi Presents Old World vs. New World Wines, Tuesday, May 6

Taste 7 diverse wines with food pairings by Ristorante i Ricchi on May 6 from 5:30 – 7 pm. Participants will compare wines including Reislings and Sauvignon Blancs and taste the differences in wines made in both new and old styles. More details: click here

Cigar Smoker on the Piazza, Wednesday, May 7

We have moved this event from April 30 to May 7 due to impending rain storms. Join us 5 – 7 pm on 5/7 and BYO cigar to enjoy with Virginia’s Wasmund Copper Fox Distillery spirits. Copper Fox is offering complimentary tastes of single malt whisky, rye whiskey and gin. Promotional cigars provided by JR Cigars.

Wines Featured on Fox 5 March 5

As seen on Fox 5 Morning Show – Watch Here

Rosa Regale
Sparkling Red Dessert Wine
from Banfi Winery
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Montenidoli Vernaccia
White Wine from Sono Montenidoli
Grappoli Imports

Chianti 2010
Alex Elman Brand
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Food & Wine Events – A Tour of Italy through a Woman’s Perspective

In honor of International Women’s Day (March 8), i Ricchi is offering a series of 3 events highlighting women in winemaking. We hope you can join us!

Wednesday, March 12 – Castello Banfi Wine Dinner, 5 Wines, 5 Courses featuring Sharron McCarthy, the “first lady of wine education”

Thursday, March 20 – Women & Winemaking in Italy Today – A Tasting Event, featuring wines from 5 different regions in Italy

Wednesday, March 26 – The Blind Wine Chick, Celebrating Life One Sip at a Time – A Tasting Event, featuring Alex Elman, blind wine expert and wine maven. Check out her story here