Top tips for wine tourists

Tasting table at Benanti in Sicily

On so-called Freedom Day in the UK, when wine lovers might just start to dream about travelling, Jonathan Reeve offers some very practical tips, illustrated with his own pretty mouth-watering pictures. He is a keen wine lover and, until coronavirus, traveller. Now at Liv-ex, he has previously worked for Wine-Searcher and Wine Owners. This is the tasting table at Benanti in Sicily.

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