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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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A Tuscan Tour > – our current offer of wines from the region from everyday 'table' Chianti to some of the region's most sought-after bottles

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A winners' trip to Tuscany – part I >
A winners' trip to Tuscany – part II >

How to buy Italy > – a guide to the region by author and Italian expert Nicolas Belfrage MW

A new era for Italian fine wine > by Nicolas Belfrage MW

Experience trips to other countries with our buying team

Austria 2016

Discovering Austria

The Society’s digital copywriter Martin Brown joins buyer Sarah Knowles MW on a tour of Austria, where they enjoy the fruits of the excellent 2015 vintage and blend a new Society wine.

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Germany Revisited

Germany 2016

Germany Revisited

Marcel Orford-Williams reflects on how history has shaped the German wine scene and on the how it has changed over the last decade.

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Giro d'Italia

Italy 2016

Giro d'Italia: Part I

Sebastian Payne MW & News Editor Joanna Goodman cover five regions in five days, visiting suppliers old and new, tasting new blends of Society and Exhibition wines and making new discoveries to offer members.

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Bordeaux 2016

Bordeaux for the first time

Trainee buyer Freddy Bulmer joins head of buying Tim Sykes on an eye-opening trip to Bordeaux where he’s thrown in at the deep end with trips to Society favourites Sichel, Dourthe, Moueix and Dubourdieu.

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