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Austrian fizz tasting notes

Quick post recording the tasting notes of four wines, tasted for The Wine Merchant magazine in June 2020. NV, Weingut Schwarzbock Riesling Sekt ★★☆ – Bright nose of candied lime …

Wine pairings: why bother?

I want to talk about pairing wine. Pairing it with food, arts like music or books, or pairing wine to an occasion. Here’s what winds me up There’s a seesaw …

Cider from a different perspective

“I don’t like cider,” are words I’ve said countless times. If you were to replace the word cider with wine and put someone else in my shoes, I’d probably sigh. …