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“Think local, drink local”

Our most recent wine travel and wine tasting took us less than 7 miles from our Cotswolds home, and for the first few miles we speculated that this was an April Fool joke and that we’d lost track of time again in our old age! 500 more words

Wine Tasting

The Basics of Sherry

I will always remember the first time I tried a Sherry. It was a glass of Manzanilla Solear from Barbadillo served during one of the first classes of my Sommelier diploma. 1,110 more words

Wine Tales

The Watchful Eye

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Have a laborious day in society coming up? Creative thoughts need food in the form of a watchful eye, which feeds an agile mind… 191 more words


The Unmarried Woman

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The plight of a woman, who remains unmarried in a society, which has a patriarchal slant, is perhaps one of the most tragic types of tales in the world there ever could be. 440 more words


The Mistress

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What is it about a mistress that a man finds so interesting to be the bad guy in society?

In a relationship, the most hated woman is perhaps the third person: a mistress. 230 more words


Ryan Reynolds + Blake Lively = Great Firsts

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How it all started for Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively is a mystery in itself because there are two editions of the story. 203 more words


How many different wine grapes have you tasted?

I have just received my certificate and been accepted as a member of the exclusive Wine Century Club, an organisation for people who can show they have tasted 100 different grape varieties used in wines from around the world. 452 more words