In Italian, the word for Tuscany is Toscana.

From its dry whites to it full-bodied reds, the Tuscany wine region in Italy is one of the most acclaimed in Europe, with its wines being the most easily recognized wines internationally. There are a lot of Tuscan wines given the top DOC and DOCG distinction.

Tuscany is home to Italy’s most scenic vineyards, verdant rolling hills and likely the country’s best-known wine, Chianti. It is Italy’s most ancient wine-producing region, dating back to the 8th century BC, and its wines are often blends that incorporate its native Sangiovese grapes.

The renaissance city of Florence is not only steeped in history, but also in wine and is one of the top cities in Italy for wine lovers. Lying at the centre region of Tuscany the city is one of the most picturesque sites in Italy.

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