Tuscany April 2018


What I did on my holidays... Nick and I sneaked off from this year's mammoth task of updating the World Atlas of Wine for its eighth edition (due out next year) to spend a few days in southern Tuscany in late April. You can read Nick's appreciation here of a couple of lovely family restaurants we visited out there.

We were there mainly on a programme of events designed to celebrate a friend's birthday but I did manage the odd winery visit and below is a record of what I tasted. Producers were still reeling from the fiercely hot, dry...