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North Fork, Old and New

A few weeks ago, my wife and I went back to the North Fork of Long Island to celebrate another anniversary. We tried a new B&B just outside the seaside town of Greenport which we became enamored with on previous visits. 984 more words

Long Island

The trial vines have arrived!

Today has been a really exciting day for us as it really feels as though we are moving consistently in the right direction. Our grape varieties arrived this morning, which marks the beginning of us understanding how vines will grow in the English climate and just how well they will take to our soil. 395 more words

English Wine

48 hours in Épernay: Day 1 Besserat de Bellefon

Champagnes Tasted

  1. Besserat de Bellefon, Blanc de Blancs NV
  2. Besserat de Bellefon, Brut Rosé NV
  3. Besserat de Bellefon, Brut NV
  4. Besserat de Bellefon, Extra Brut…
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Pinot Noir

48 hours in Épernay: Day 1 Champagne Lenoble

Champagnes Tasted

  1. Champagne AR Lenoble, Cuvee Intense NV
  2. Champagne AR Lenoble, Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs, Chouilly, NV
  3. Champagne AR Lenoble, Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs, Chouilly, 2006…
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Pinot Noir

Egly-Ouriet 'Brut Tradition'

RJ on EGLY-OURIET This firm was established in 1930 and nowadays Michel Egly owns 7,7 hectares at Ambonnay, a third of a hectare at Bouzy and one and a half a hectare at Verzenay as well as 2 hectares Meunier in Vrigny. 175 more words


The new 2002 Bollinger R.D., two Egly-Ouriet, and 1995 Cuvée Orpale

The other week I tasted the newly released 2002 vintage of Bollinger R.D., the late-disgorged version of vintage Bollinger. The Swedish importer Arvid Nordqvist invited, and two representatives from Bollinger presented the wine. 572 more words