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An evening with Marques de Riscal

Last month I was lucky enough attend a ‘meet the winemaker’ event with Spanish wine mogul Marqués de Riscal. The evening, hosted by Plymouth’s top wine lounge Le Vignoble, showcased the wineries versatility and commitment to quality in each of the eight wines sampled. 294 more words

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Ode To Wine

I used to think I knew a fair bit about wine. Lord knows I consume enough of the stuff to have a PhD in wine drinking, but unfortunately that’s not a real qualification and if it was, the job market would be so saturated I wouldn’t stand a snowball’s chance in hell of employment. 1,594 more words

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Wine Review - Tesco's Own Rosé (Originally featured on Shirazzamatazz, 3/2/20130

My first encounter of note with viticulture was in 1995 when on the walk home from Kyilla primary, a friend and I plucked some grapes from under the muzzle of a plaster lion on Charles Street. 721 more words

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