What to Wear on a Wine Tour

So, you’ve booked your wine tour, and chances are you are really excited! You’ll get to spend the day enjoying the beautiful sights, smells and tastes of the idyllic Tuscan countryside, and learn a lot about the incredible products this…

Napa vs. Tuscany: Wine Tasting Differences

If you love wine, or want to learn more about wine, you may be familiar with Napa Valley, one of the most famous wine production regions in the United States. And of course, changes are you have heard of Tuscany as well, where some of Italy’s…

Tenuta San Guido: Visiting a Beautiful Winery in Tuscany

Have you ever heard of a wine called Sassicaia? It’s a Bolgheri, Denominazione di Origine Controllata produced at the Tenuta San Guido. It is also one of the most famous wines in the world! Sassicaia production began in the 1940’s, when…

Sparkling Wines in Italy: Prosecco vs. Spumante

Italian wines can be extremely confusing. Not only are there so many different grape varietals growing in Italy, but then the wines get even more confused with their regional differences, names, and qualifications. Is this a Super Tuscan? IGT?…

Tasty white wines of Tuscany

Tuscany’s tasty white wines often get overlooked due to the international glory this region’s reds enjoy.  But whilst the full-bodied reds are perfect for the winter months, things change when the balmy heat of summer starts to arrive and…