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…

Stemless wine glasses

The shape, size and style of a wine glass can definitely affect the taste of your wine! Why else would there be so many different heights and widths to choose from? From champagne flutes to stemless glasses, there is a correct glass for your…

Florence wine tours: discovering the best boutique wineries

Tuscany Wine Tours with Angie specializes in small personal wine tours in Tuscany. A tour with professional guides with extensive knowledge to learn about the history of the Chianti wine region, how grapes grow, and to have fun visiting small,…

A Day in the Life at the Florence Wine School

The Florence Wine School, recently opened on Via Santo Spirito, offers courses that introduce veterans and newcomers alike to the very best food and wine that Tuscany has to offer. Whether you are a wine connoisseur or a complete newcomer, a…