Tag Archives: Wine

Salt and Old Vines – Richard W. H. Bray

I don’t know much about wine making, but for some reason this book appealed to me. Mostly because it was recommended on Twitter by Henry Jeffreys, who’s writing Empire of Booze, a book on the history of booze in the … Continue reading

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Back from the family holiday

So, I’ve been MIA for about three weeks now. No longer. After a long weekend in the Ardennes of Belgium I came back home to get my car fixed (the AC broke) and went straight back south to Burgundy. It … Continue reading

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Somm

Last week I watched Somm. Shai, from my ever-expanding circle of whisky-friends from Israel (and the USA) recommended it after he saw me struggle through the Blind Tasting Competition (post on the last dram coming up). Technically it’s not a … Continue reading

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