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Reading George Orwell on the island of Jura

I really enjoyed reading a post by Elizabeth Kay recently over on Authors Electric about visiting the setting of a favourite book and it got me thinking about a magical experience I had a few years ago. 341 more words


A Tasting of Jura Wines

Selden Standard in Detroit had the perfect room off to the side for a private wine tasting dinner conducted by Elie Boudt of Elie Wine Company. 548 more words


Special Visitor: Jean-François Bourdy

Wine is able to encapsulate the moments of its growing season and harvest; and for those moments to be revealed to the one who opens the bottle and to those that drink its contents. 155 more words


A Wine Tasting at Selden Standard

My last article was about a return visit to Elie Wine Company in Birmingham, Michigan and Elie sponsored a wonderful dinner at Selden Standard in Midtown Detroit. 432 more words


Jura Origin 10 Year Old Single Malt

Who doesn’t like a gift? Nobody, that’s who… and they’re even better when they’re gifts of whisky! (Hopefully my wife remembers this, with my B-day right around the corner!) 762 more words