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Sausage wine

0.0 00 [digg=http://digg.com/food_drink/Sausage_wine]”Sausage wine” is a description coined by Tony Mason, Majestic’s Trading Director who retired several years ago. It describes a red wine that is good value rather than expensive, more on the rustic side than fine, but interesting and characterful – in other words, the kind of wine Majestic staff would drink with […]

The price of wine

0.0 00 [digg=http://digg.com/food_drink/The_price_of_wine]Saturday’s Times included an interesting article by Jane MacQuitty discussing the current pressures on wine prices: the strength of the euro, drought in Australia and, of course, next month’s budget. Britain has one of the highest levels of tax on wine in Europe and since you are likely to hear a lot about […]