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#NWTW Week 29: Cabernet Franc As A Grape

As I said yesterday, it’s one of those that I don’t expect many of you have heard of before.  Two reasons really.  Firstly when it’s used… 297 more words



I wasn’t very excited about going to Austria. It was just never top of my list. I don’t know why.

To ply me into our three day stay, Phoebe and Cat allowed me to pick hostels with funny names, like the Strawberry Hostel in Vienna or the Muffin Hostel in Salzburg. 1,176 more words


#NWTW Week 29: Cabernet Franc from the Loire

Following on from a very successful and well received week last time out with German Riesling, we’re keeping with European wine this week, and going for a… 161 more words


#NWTW Week 28: The Verdict on German Riesling

Now then, here’s a tricky one to judge.  I’ve drunk so much Riesling in the past that it’s never gonna happen now for me to be able to try a German Riesling without holding it up in the same light as the ones I’ve had before.


Entkorkt - San Sebastian (Florida)

Wie viele Weine in den US den Hang zum Lieblichen aus St. Augustine/Clermont


#NWTW Week 28: Food Pairing With German Riesling

Well as I mentioned yesterday we’re in for a bit of fun with some asian food this week.  Go enjoy yourself.  If you’re a wannabe chef, get down those food markets and cook up a storm.  180 more words


#NWTW Week 28: The Marmite of Wines, German Riesling

Everyone know what Marmite is?  It’s this black spread that complete weirdo’s stick on toast and pretend to absolutely love.  Well, that’s what I think anyway.  446 more words