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The Power of Flor

Most serious wine lovers have known about the Equipo-Navazos operation for some time now. Peter Liem (in Sherry, Manzanilla & Montilla, Manutius, 2012) describes Equipo Navazos as “The most distinctive and unusual project to come out of the Sherry region in recent times”. 620 more words


Ulfbert and Brunello

The strongest sword ever made was the Ulfbert. Forged by Vikings with ingots of near pure steel obtained through a trade route from the central asian countries. 402 more words

The Experts View - The Shape of Things To Come For Wine Glasses by Riedel Crystal

We published a fascinating post last week by our friends at the Frapin Cognac Estate and one of the most surprising insights we learnt about Cognac was that a classic Champagne flute was considered an excellent glass to enjoy it from. 765 more words

Lifestyle Articles

Bordeaux Futures 2014

There I lay, a few weeks ago, sound asleep and dreaming of the ice cream truck slowly winding its way through my childhood neighborhood. What a perfect dream; in the background played the silly Benny Hill type music notorious of ice cream trucks and every ten or fifteen seconds the truck bell, an echo-location device used to separate kids from cash, would ding! 366 more words


Handbags Soho

Soho – district in Manhattan noted for its old warehouses converted into restaurants, galleries and theaters.

These astounding classic mini bags, wallets or purses are perfect for the theater, art gallery observing, or dining out. 630 more words

The Doors of Perception or a Stairway to Heaven?

Charles Taylor (World of Fine Wine 47) writes a fine article on contemplation and fine wine. The article, though wide in compass, addresses the contemplation of ideas. 899 more words