I loved this story. It’s a classic case in point of how not to do it. The National Organisation of Women and their stand against Trump Wineries backfired dramatically.
I’ve no idea why it happened, but this weekend something clicked in me, and weirdly in most of my classmates in the final year of our WSET Diploma. The panic in terms of the volume of work has set in and I’m absolutely shitting it!!
My parents moved out to Lincolnshire a few years back. It was a bit strange as to a lot people it’s one of those counties in Britain where you roughly know where it is, but you’re not 100% sure. But it’s a fun place, nice people, and ridiculously cheap property which is a complete rarity … More Bring On Slovenia!
I saw this one in the press this last week just gone, and I reminded myself about it today as I was chatting with a winemaker from Friuli, the spiritual home of top drawer Pinot Grigio. Asda, one of the big four supermarkets in the UK, have devised an interesting way of getting around the … More Asda Brings The World “Progrigio”
Ladies and gentlemen, it’s with immense pride that I can write this blog. A good friend of mine that has a lifetime’s worth of stories from the drinks invention game has finally finished his book, and it’s out now to buy. But this isn’t just a mate’s book, this guy was the one of the … More That Sh*t Will Never Sell!!
Whilst I’ve been away on my holidays the winners of the Millesima Blog Awards for 2017 have been announced and I’d love to dedicate today’s post as a massive and belated congratulations to all the winners!
I was there this Monday just gone in my “Rhone Valley” lectures for my diploma and heard a brilliant fact that I thought I had to share with you all! Apparently the winemakers of Chateauneuf-Du-Pape felt the urge to bring this into legal statute back in the 1950s and to this day it’s arguably the … More The Best Wine Law You’ve Ever Heard!