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2018 wine trends

The start of a new year brings resolutions, fresh perspectives on the world and life, as well as the trends and fads that will immerse themselves into the very fabric of human culture. 1,043 more words


Still time for a Christmas bottle of wine

Holiday parties, family gatherings, and festive weekends make up the holidays for most of us. A bottle of good wine adds to the festivities or makes a great gift for a friend, host, or party gift. 522 more words

L'Ormeau again

Geoff doesn’t recall – and it wasn’t blogged – but we’ve tasted this wine (Meursault, L’Ormeau Coche-Bizouard 2010) before, albeit in a different (2008) vintage. It was from the WS, £29. 147 more words

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Côte de Beaune whites

Côte de Beaune whites
Ten wines were tasted at the November 2017 tasting. The tasting was led by David Rorke and cost €75.
(1–3) Domaine Vincent Dancer Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru La Romanée 2011, 2012 & 2013… 33 more words


A myth in the making?

Vin Cognito is an on-line wine supplier who can both supply good quality wines and, nearly as important, write about them in an engaging way. But you have got to be in the mood to sit and read the cleverly crafted screed. 311 more words

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Some wines, like Chateau Musar or Vina Tondonia are generally easy to spot from the aroma. Another is (most) white burgundy. And so it was that I confidently pronounced this wine (Saint-Aubin Champs Tirant, 2014) as such, despite it being opened twenty-four hours and double decanted. 146 more words

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Co-op Mâcon-Villages Review

Like a bee on a rose: I always protect my Co-op Mâcon-Villages with a wise, but conveniently small, kung fu master

There’s a Co-op supermarket about 50 seconds’ walk from my flat, so I’ve spend a lot of time with this wine. 181 more words