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Tuscan Sun Wines Arrive in Knoxville

What a special time we had in Knoxville, TN. Between lunch at the Cherokee Country Club, tastings at Bob’s Package Store, Campbell’s Station, and Drink Wine Bar, and dinner at Season’s, we had non-stop fun!

Frances Mayes brings Tuscan Sun Wines to Connecticut

What fun we had at our launch events in Connecticut this spring! With tastings and bottle signings at the Twisted Vine and Worldwide Wine & Spirits, lunch at Zingarella, dinner at L’Orcio, a movie screening at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, and even an appearance on Chanel 3 news, we loved meeting our CT fans!

Tuscan Sun Wines Launch in New Hampshire

A huge thank you to Tuscan Market and Tuscan Kitchen for hosting some of the most fabulous dinners and tasting events we’ve ever been a part of. What a special treat to meet our New Hampshire fans and be a part of your extended Tuscan family!

NEW IN WINE: Frances Mayes’ Tuscan Sun Italian Wines

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Total Beverage

HEADSUP!  In her 1996 memoir, Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy, Author: In her 1996 memoir, Under the TuscanSun: At Home in Italy, American author Frances Mayes describes how she bought and restored an abandoned villa in the Tuscan countryside.

Tuscan Sun Wines!!

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Author: The Pilot’s Daughter Blog

Last night I had the privilege to sip on some Tuscan Sun Wines with wine creator and best selling author Frances Mayes; best known for her book Under the Tuscan Sun. The event was a media event held at the Denver Art Museum last night and I was invited on behalf of Denver Eater. READ MORE

Italian Wednesdays: Under the Tuscan Sun Wines

IMG_4761Kerry Hammond
Mystery Playground Contributor

Frances Mayes is probably best known for her book Under the Tuscan Sun, which was made into a movie in 2003 starring Diane Lane. Mayes and her husband recently created The Tuscan Sun Cookbook, published in 2012, to highlight the spirit of the cuisine in the region they love so much. READ MORE

‘Under the Tuscan Sun’ author launches wine line in Denver

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Reporter- Denver Business Journal

Cortona, Italy — the idyllic setting for Frances Mayes’ book “Under the Tuscan Sun” — may seem more than half a world away from Denver, but a wine importer based in the Mile High City has linked the two towns in a way that should make oenophiles and literary lovers nationwide jealous. READ MORE

Frances Mayes Introduces Tuscan Sun Wines

P1040155-300x225Claire Walters
Culinary Colorado

If it weren’t for Frances Mayes, most of us never would have heard of the Tuscan hill town of Cortona, where she and her husband Ed bought and restored an old villa and immersed themselves in the language, history, culture, cuisine and wines of this enchanting corner of Italy. Frances has written eloquently about their experiences in what are now seven books, starting with Under the Tuscan Sun. READ MORE

Penny Parker On The Town: ‘Tuscan Sun’ author takes her talent to crafting a wine line

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Pennie Parker on the Town

It was a thrill to meet Frances Mayes, the bestselling author of “Under the Tuscan Sun,” during an invite-only party to introduce her Tuscan Sun Wines line with the support of her Denver-based partner Curious Cork Imports.

The wine line is composed of seven wines produced in Italy and around Tuscany and hand selected by Mayes herself. Each Tuscan Sun Wine embodies a different concept that touches on the Tuscan lifestyle. READ MORE

Tuscan Sun Wines

Nancy Melear

Author Frances Mayes shows us how to pair Bruschetta with her new Tuscan Sun Wines.

Tuscan Sun Wines Launch Party

Recipe for Bruschetta READ MORE

Frances Mayes Tuscan Sun wines

Web Staff

Who doesn’t remember the international best selling book “Under the Tuscan Sun?”

The book was made into a blockbuster movie starring Diane Lane. It was written by Frances Mayes, who actually moved to Tuscany and had a life-changing experience while living there. READ MORE