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On tour in Tuscany

It has been 20 years since I last visited Tuscany with our wine buyer Sebastian Payne MW, then last year I was lucky enough to go back, not once, but twice!

Tuscany's rich heritage is a joy to discover, its vineyards among the most stunning, the food to die for…but the fascination for we oenophiles and story chasers is what's been going on in the vineyards and cellars...

Joanna Goodman

Joanna Goodman
News & Content Editor

  • date March & October 2016
  • location Tuscany
  • people Joanna Goodman & Sebastian Payne MW

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Experience trips to other countries with our buying team

Spain 2016

Spain 2016

Buyer Pierre Mansour makes a pilgrimage to Spain, to visit one of the country's oldest but least known wine regions, before returning with Trainee Buyer Freddy Bulmer to try some exclusive and very special blends.

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The Glories of the Loire

Loire 2016

The Glories of the Loire

Cheryl Lee joins Joanna Locke MW on a trip to the Loire to get an early taste of the 2015 Muscadet vintage, before heading to Saumur to blend our latest Crémant.

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Travels In Wine - Beaujolais 2016

Beaujolais 2016

Changing Beaujolais

PR Manager Ewan Murray joins buyer Toby Morrhall in Beaujolais and discovers a region moving away from Nouveau and into the crus.

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Provence 2017

Provence 2017

Pursuing pinks: two days in Provence

Forget fedoras and linens, if you're on a buying trip to Provence in January, you'd better pack your woollies!

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