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Buyer’s Choice Double Bill – Gewurztraminer & Barbera

0.0 00 You wait a whole week for a wine Buyer’s recommendation, and then two come along at once.  It’s a double bill for you to try in-store this weekend, alongside – no doubt – some really excellent bin-end wine bargains. Both of these wines were sourced by Suzie, who has both Alsace and Italy […]

Wine Of The Week – Cortese 2014 Araldica & Ben Marco Malbec

0.0 00 This week we present a brace of wines from opposite sides of the world. Our first is a gorgeously fresh white from Italy, Cortese 2014 Araldica from Piemonte in the north of the country. Araldica Castelvero is a cooperative cellar based in the village of Castel Boglione, in Asti, Piedmont. Cortese is one […]

Top 10 Wines For International Chardonnay Day

0.0 00 Chardonnay. Victim of fashion, champion of versatility, or destroyer of variety? It’s been the darling of the wine world, then the scourge. It was everywhere, then it was everywhere. It is the most versatile grape variety planted worldwide. It is a blank canvas on which the winemaker can daub the terroir and paint […]