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London’s super  St James’s wine club: ’67 Pall Mall’ is hosting 15 top champagne single estates for an upcoming day in London – June 8th. In the afternoon there is a tasting of all the wines for leading sommeliers and … Continue reading

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I love gadgets, but am sceptical of much wine paraphanelia such as the idea you need different glasses for nearly every wine. But I like the promise of making some red wines nicer, so was keen to see the iFavine machine … Continue reading

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A link up was announced today, a Huffington post exclusive, between Dom Perignon and Prosecco. There will be a short 6 month second fermentation and ageing in tomb-shaped magnums at a secret location in Sicily before each bottle is blessed … Continue reading

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1 Don’t Be Lazy About Wine Don’t be impressed by ‘experts’ who say they have a mission to demystify wine. If you want more out of wine than a pick-me-up after work, happy juice for the middle classes, then make … Continue reading

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Wine blogs are mostly rubbish.  Written by people who can barely write and have hardly cut their teeth in the wine business, including wine education.   The only reason they blog is because there’s no job application to make.  Free to … Continue reading

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