Nunc est bibendum!

Now it’s time to drink! In the days of the Roman Empire, Felix & Obelix et al, wine always contained a certain sacred significance and was…
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L B V +

At last night’s tasting, Sweet Wines from around the World, the only ‘blind’ sweetie I actually got right out of the 8 wines tasted, was Taylor’s…
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Veni, vidi, bibi!

I came, I saw and I drank! Hola! dear reader. There seems to be a lot to celebrate during these last days, weeks & months. Something…
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The King of Hermitage Hill

Given annually by the Institute of Masters of Wine, the award recognises outstanding achievement in the field of winemaking and is chosen by a panel of…
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Cobos Won Hundred

“When I think of Mendoza, the first thing that comes to mind is the word diversity. We have a privileged terroir that offers endless soil profiles…
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Carnivalvino!

What better way to start the Carnival 2022, extra long, week-end down here than with a local dinner accompanied with some of the top wines today…
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100% B-D Cristal Blanc

In a presentation on Monday 1st Feb., Jean-Baptiste Lécaillon (Chef de Cave) unveiled the famous prestige cuveé from Louis Roederer, Cristal 2014 which was disgorged in June last year, 2021 and comes with…
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‘So it goes’

So it goes! The wine tasting season, 2022, finally kicked off down here last night with a lovely line up from Tuscany and a little, and very good…
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