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Discover – The Vibrant City of Palermo, Sicily

It's taken me a while to get round to writing this, mainly because I knew it would be a long one, but since I visited such a long time ago...this post will be short and sweet. I've been urging everyone to go and visit Palermo...this was my first time on the island of Sicily and… Continue reading Discover – The Vibrant City of Palermo, Sicily

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Refresh – Canestrino bianco di Toscana

I adore a good "orange wine" and it's great to discover that Tuscany is home to plenty. It also happens that I live a few doors down from a wine bar/shop which specialises in organic and biodynamic wines too! This beautifully smooth Trebbiano and Malvasia blend is something really special. It's production follows organic and biodynamic… Continue reading Refresh – Canestrino bianco di Toscana

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Refresh – Enoteca Pitti Gola e Cantina

Nab a table outside with views over Palazzo Pitti at probably the best wine bar in Florence... Ran by three super friendly Italians (Edoardo, Manuele and Zeno) this place has a fantastic wine by the glass selection, and a very impressive wine list, focusing on small producers and often older vintages. This wine bar  gives… Continue reading Refresh – Enoteca Pitti Gola e Cantina