A Vue de Nez, literally translates as ‘a view from the nose’ which we can only assume is taken from the name of Arthur Miller’s...
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There was a time when Portuguese vintners were seen as a bit like the Amish of the wine world. Not that they thought humans had...
Initially created to celebrate the bicentenary of Valais canton in the Confederation, the Belle Étoile collection is a range of blended wines focused on Swiss...
Full bodied, earthy, and deep purple in colour. Not the most attractive man in the world, it's fair to say. But Alvaro was an incurable...
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This brilliant wine is a naturally co-fermented red blend. It's been expertly aged in old  French oak barrels for 12 long months. Cape Rock Red is lightly filtered at...
This cuvée represents the traditional know-how of the Minervois. A blend of Syrah, Grenache Noir and Carignan, these grape varieties are emblematic of the appellation...
Minervois is a region that has been making wine as far back as the Romans and beyond. In fact, the name derives from the region's...
A beautifully deep garnet red wine, with a rich and expressive nose of black olives, red fruits, raspberry and violet, enhanced with spicy and praline...
The French find it hard to explain the concept of terroir to Brits as there is no natural English translation. It's one of those things...
With a beautiful intense carmine-red colour, this 2015 Beaucastel has a lively attack and very quickly reveals aromas of beautiful red fruit. The finish has...
It can be demanding work being vegan; people are constantly trying to feed you stuffed peppers, Mo Farah is always on the telly trying to...
Some wines need to be sold on their potential, like an ugly duckling rejected by its more attractive peers, that just needs time to develop...
Speak to any wealthy American and you’ll be reminded you can't buy history. Sure, you could purchase London Bridge, sail it over to Arizona and...
The legend of Vinus, the Heron, started on the Hérault River banks at the foot of Château Paul Mas in Pézenas. The story goes that...
It's great being in an exclusive club, recognised by your peers that you belong among the elite of your industry, we say that, we don't...
70 hectares. That's 175 acres, or about two thirds of Liverpool's resplendent Sefton Park. Only it's in Châteauneuf-du-Pape, in the Southern Rhône Valley, an area...
In Shakira's hit pop record of 2005, 'Hips Don't Lie,' Wyclef Jean beseeches that "he see you move like you come from Columbia." Many have...
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Corazón del Indio translates to 'Heart of the Indian' in reference to the mountain range that surrounds the Vina Marty vineyard. The panoramic of this...
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A true expression of the Coté Mas, this bottle boasts complexity, with plum and raspberry notes that evolve towards soft spice aromas. The palate is fruity, rich and...
t Joseph Domaine Amphores, that's the domain of vases to us 21st Century folk. In ancient Greece, Amphora were often used to tell the tales...
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At 24, most of us were considering moving out of our parents’ house, finding a job that wasn’t behind a bar and had just about...
A premium pale pink robe with eglantine highlights. On the nose are mourvèdre aromas and notes of citrus fruit, as well as very fresh touches...
What we love about the wines of Cairanne is most people have no idea what the heck it is. “Is that a Gaelic female name?...
Buying a wine is always a slight gamble, when you plunge in your corkscrew, you can't be completely confident what's going to come out. That's...
The vineyards of Famille Perrin are on the slopes of Mont Ventoux, which are in turn, on the slopes of the alps, like mountainous Russian...
With our rudimentary French we can only assume the Languedoc region of Pic St Loup is named for the wolf saints that must have once...
Mariposa is an excellent name for this wine, and a rather great metaphor for fine wine making – after developing out in the field, what...
What are the big differences between Australians and the French? Asked no one... Watch a fencing bout between the two nations and the cultural differences...
If you're considering a career winemaking, as with many things in life, there are many ways to skin a cat. But a good place to...
A lustrous blend of Syrah, Cinsault and mourvedre brings an array of ripe berries on the nose which follows through to a juicy, well structured...
Is this the perfect Scrabble wine? Lammershoek 'Roulette' is a South African blend of five different grape varieties and if you play the words Lammershoek,...
The 2019 Coq Volant Rouge is a deep red with purple reflections. It reveals a nose with aromas of violet (Syrah) and red fruits (Grenache)...
Jeff Carrel started his working life as a chemist and while he found it rewarding he grew tired of people of confusing his role with...
Who hasn't dreamt of packing up their day job in California, flying half way around the world and establishing a boutique vineyard in the Western...
This wine takes its name not from the Aussie slang for hard work, although judging by its magnificently rich, sturdy and swarthy character, you’d wager...
We are quite sure that there is a more profound meaning attached to this South African Shiraz, but we're just going to admit that we...
Cosmopolitan is not merely a fashion magazine or a drink for wealthy women on the Sex and the City, it is the also the notion...
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Hand-picked from a blind tasting line-up by the winner of The Palate 2013, Chloe Dickson (pictured), this wine has ringing endorsements from every corner: Chloe...
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Whenever we play Wine Family Fortunes, which is often, it surprises us that when Les Dennis asks for phrases you most associate with Chilean wine...
There are a few pet peeves that all wine people share; overly filled glasses in restaurants, reds served too warm, whites served too cold and...