Author Archives: Patrick Sandeman

Rule Britannia! Rule’Britagne’!

By on 08/07/2011

This week we tasted COATES & SEELY's first release of sparkling wine from their chalk hill vineyards in England's green and pleasant Hampshire, a rather pretty rosé made from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, and are delighted to be among the very first stockists in our four shops and on our website.

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2009 VINTAGE PORTS

By on 14/06/2011

The 2009 vintage has caused some controversy in the Douro insofar that although some great wines have been made, not all the Shippers are in agreement that it should be declared as a ‘Vintage’.

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