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Wines For The Year Of The Ram

With businesses gearing up for the Chinese New Year let’s take a look at what the world of wine has to offer for the Year of the Ram. February 19th heralds in the Year of the Ram with hopes for … Continue reading

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Lucky Chateau Mouton Rothschild Vintages For The Chinese Year of the Ram

Clever marketing by Chateau Mouton Rothschild should prove profitable for the chateau’s 2012 vintage this year (as well as some interesting back labels) . . . and it’s all thanks to Mouton’s emblem: The Ram. Chinese New Year falls on … Continue reading

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Insider Tips – Bordeaux’s 2007 Vintage Comes of Age

Decanter’s January issue has a piece on Bordeaux’s ugly duckling vintages; amongst them is the 2007. Ugly ducklings turn into swans and I have some top tips to help you cherry pick the beauties that were overlooked. It pays to … Continue reading

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What Wine to Drink on Burns Night – Why We Should Toast The Bard With Claret

Burns Night falls on Sunday 25th this week and as Scotland’s national bard enjoyed a good Claret I explain Scotland’s love affair with Bordeaux . . . and suggest some good reds for the occasion. What to drink on Burns … Continue reading

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Why You Should be Drinking Muscadet

Could Muscadet, the delicate, dry wine from the mouth of the Loire be on the verge of a boom? It’s undergoing a renaissance and we are being told by renowned wine critic Jancis Robinson MW that we should all be … Continue reading

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Bordeaux-Undiscovered Christmas Wine Offers 2014

Each week we will be adding new offers and promotions for Christmas right up to 17th December which will build up into a fantastic selection of goodies! We have new wines and superb savings across the board that will ensure … Continue reading

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Chateau Sociando Mallet 2006 – 90 Point Wine at an Unbeatable Price

Take advantage of being a Bordeaux-Undiscovered customer and snap up the outstanding Chateau Sociando Mallet 2006 at an unbeatable price.  We are offering this stunning 90 point Parker wine from the Haut Medoc at only £23.99 a bottle!.  Haut Medoc … Continue reading

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Tour de Ryder Cup – Golfers Cycle 1150 Miles to Raise Money for Prostrate Cancer UK and Melanoma UK

A quick heads up about a fantastic effort to raise money by a customer for Prostrate Cancer UK and Melanoma UK. He along with 3 avid golfers are cycling their way round the 13 Ryder Cup Golf Courses. Andy Crowther, … Continue reading

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Going Back To Your Roots, Discover Organic Wine in Bordeaux – Award Winning Chateau Rioublanc

Bordeaux is going back to its roots as winemakers turn to organic methods to create better wines of higher quality. Organic winemakers believe that the use of chemicals destroys the uniqueness of the land and the individuality of the flavour … Continue reading

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Discovering Pinot Noir Beyond Burgundy

Burgundy may be the home of great Pinot Noir but if you know where to look you can pick up some amazing discoveries that don’t command a hefty price tag. In France, Pinot Noir is also found in the Haute … Continue reading

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