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...
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Wine people are an odd bunch, intent on using descriptors that makes the rest of the world spit-take while sipping on their reasonably priced Cabernet...
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...
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Respeto Malbec offers an intense, modern and consistent fruit profile. The wine is deep yet fresh, treating the senses to juicy bursts of plums, blackberries...
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It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible black... Well, don't come crying to us, Dylan Thomas; if you were after...
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Agustin thought his luck was in when he was approached by an eccentric entrepreneur and asked to produce 'as much red grape juice as he...
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Like Stephen King, Rocky films and the politics of Ronald Regan, the wines of Beaujolais have escaped the 80s and are more popular than ever....
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If there is one thing we learnt from Star Wars it’s if you want to become a master you have to train with the best....
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What did you want to be, when you grew up? We wanted to be a wine shop, see; no regrets. Some would suggest that when...
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LL Cool J once told us not to "call it a comeback;" apparently he'd been there for years. Yet, we think that's a shame; a...
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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...
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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Life begins at 40, we're told… Presumably by the over 40s, as everyone else is far too busy gestating to come up with clever maxims....
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...
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Many wine drinkers go a long way to express their devotion to Malbec. We heard of one chap in Verona who would call passionate verse...
Have you seen the film Searching for Sugarman? If not, then we recommend you do; it's a masterpiece, but it means this tasting note won't...
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The Itata Valley is the Chilean wine world’s answer to the Paris Ritz in the 20s, the Havana El Floridita in the 30s or New...
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We like to think of the wines of Canon-Fronsac as the Samwise Gamgee of Bordeaux. Sure, it might not have the glamour of Pomerol or...
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Carménère has been called many things, the lost grape of Bordeaux and the Count of Monte Cristo to name but a few, it is rare,...
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***Silver at the International Wine Challenge 2015*** This wine takes its name not from the Aussie slang for hard work, although judging by its magnificently...