Monthly Archives: January 2011

Reisling part 2

I have been feeling slightly embarrassed following my first reisling post as I stated that it all began in the Rhine valley of Germany then promptly  I began to recommended wines from anywhere but that region. If you still associate German wines with the sweet … Continue reading

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Bargin Alert–Mayu Syrah Reserva Elqui Valley 2007

This wine was highly regarded by Decanter magazine so I picked up 3 bottles, to my delight it is currently on offer for £8.00, down from its usual price of £12.00. http://www.asda.co.uk/ It’s everything a cool climate Syrah should be, … Continue reading

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New Year 2010 in Den Bosch

We were very happy to be able to spend a few days over New Year with our friends in Den Bosch. The town is architecturally very pleasing with a traditional square and up-market bars and shops. It also boasts one of … Continue reading

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