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wine - 2007 Sine Qua Non Body & Soul

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M. Chapoutier 2011 "Les Meysonniers" (Crozes-Hermitage)

5.20PM on a Saturday night, the boss said I can have the evening off. “Am I being punked?” I asked her. Ashton, where are you? But she really meant it! 276 more words

Wine tasting: spit or swallow

My wine course got off to a great start this week – I identified 7 out of 8 wines correctly in a blind tasting. If I carry on at this rate, at the end of the course, I can be sure of having a qualification in wine. 436 more words

Food And Wine

ATT VANDRA ALPINE PASS ROUTE, DEL 3 | HIKING THE ALPINE PASS ROUTE, PART 3

Att vandra Alpine Pass Route var minst sagt det mest spektakulära och krävande jag gjort. Till en början var planen att vi skulle göra en femdagarstur, men jag är glad att det bara blev tre till slut! 2,424 more words

Adventure

Lyon, France

8:30pm. I am perched at the slanting steps of the Quai Victor Augagner on the Rhône. Across the river, rolling clouds embrace the outline of the iconic Hôtel Dieu like a halo. 208 more words

Syrah: The Most International Grape?

The Syrah grape has probably achieved more prominence in recent years as Shiraz from Australia than it ever did under its own name in its native Rhône valley. 716 more words

Italy

wine - 2004 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie La Turque

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