Oenophiles rejoice! This week marks the return of London Wine Week to the capital, with wine flights, pop-up bars, bespoke menus and lots of other events on throughout the week.
To celebrate, we paid a visit to our resident wine guru, Tomasz Kuszner, manager at Pavilion Wine.
Poland-born Tomasz has been a London resident since 2001, when he arrived in the capital and landed a job at Vinopolis and swiftly developed a fascination with wine that became a passion and then a calling. Specialist courses and books fuelled his knowledge and saw him rise to the role of sommelier at Coq d’Argent on Poultry in The City and then at Plateau in Canary Wharf.
Last year, he opened Pavilion Wine, bringing his wealth of knowledge and boundless enthusiasm to London’s newest fine food destination. Here’s what he had to say about prevailing wine misconceptions the biggest trends in wine this summer…