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One Of Bordeaux’s Best Kept Secrets ~ The Elusive Dry White Wines of the Medoc...

Interestingly, if you ask most people what they think of Bordeaux Blanc dry whites, anecdotally, the majority will probably tell you they have never bought or drunk one knowingly. 311 more words

Focus Fox: Contradiction

Focus Fox says:  Good morning is a contradiction of terms, but fine wine and good chocolate is a match made in heaven.

— paraphrasing Jim Davis

Writing

A fine vintage - Tallis Steelyard

Normally it’s Shena that gets me caught up in other peoples’ problems.  Or, to be more precise, it’s her friends who bring me trouble. In this case however, I lay the entire blame at Mutt’s door. 190 more words

Humour

Milos Restaurant - London, UK

As a half-Greek girl there is one thing I know well…. (other than Grandmother Guilt) and that’s Mediterranean Food. Yes, I know the Moussakas, the Souvlakias and The Baklavas (I am claiming them), but it is much more than that and more importantly…. 1,099 more words

Cocktails

Oldenburg Vineyards ~ Big Plans, Big Ambition and Unbelievable Potential at this Stellenbosch Winery...

Oldenburg is one of those wineries that has big plans and equally big ambitions for its wines. Today I met up with owner Adrian Vanderspuy to taste through a small selection of their unreleased 2015 reds over lunch at private members club 67 Pall Mall. 213 more words

(Philosophy/Poem) The Destiny Of All Men

The Destiny Of All Men

Is there such a thing as a truly just man or a faithful woman
Do not the good deeds like the evil ones return to the dust… 185 more words

Poems

A Super Premium Expression of Cabernet Franc from South Africa... Tasting the 'The' Cabernet Franc 2014 from Walker Bay...

Dark and alluring, this wine is packed with expression and intrigue. It’s not everyday you get to taste the newest and most expensive super premium wine produced in South Africa! 400 more words