Dolce Vita to Present Coffee Tasting at the Florence Library

On Tuesday, January 24 at 6:30 p.m., coffee lovers can learn about the intricacies of coffee from Ranny Starnes and Liv McBryde of Dolce Vita, Downtown Florence, who will discuss the fundamentals of brewing and tasting coffee. Coffees from two different growing regions within Latin America and Africa, will be sampled and paired with food that will enhance the different flavors of each region.


Dolce Vita is Italian for “sweet life.”  Owner Dr. John Keith opened Dolce Vita opened in the fall of 2013 as a wine and chocolate tasting room, but now its menu includes: Belgium Chocolates, specialty coffees – including their own roast, gourmet muffins, desserts, and wines.


This workshop is for adults age 18 and over and is sponsored by Friends of Florence County Library. Admission is free but space is limited and registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at (843) 413-7074 to register or visit for more information.  The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library is located at 509 South Dargan Street in Florence.