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Six stunning wines – all delicious and all under a tenner!

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Six stunning wines for Tom Kerridge’s dishes in Weekend Magazine today. 2013 Martinfort, Carignan Sélection Vieilles Vignes, Pays d’Herault, France (£7.40, Tanners tel. 01743 234455 & www.tanners-wines.co.uk). Tom’s Duck and lemongrass kebabs need a juicy red rather than a rich white to match their charms and this old vine Carignan is just the ticket. With […]

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Six stunning wines this week matched to the Saturday Kitchen recipes in Weekend Magazine

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Six stunning wines matched perfectly to the classic Saturday Kitchen dishes featured in Weekend Magazine today. 2013 Mâcon-Villages Uchizy, Raphael Sallet, Burgundy, France (£11.00, Marks & Spencer).  I have decided to let Michel Roux Senoir’s recipe, Poussin with ginger, to lead the way in this marriage of food and wine with my chosen white Burgundy.  […]

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6 superb wines including 4 ‘lighter’ versions

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I have included no less than four ‘light’ wines in this week’s collection for the dieters out there.  This column coincides with the Hairy Bikers’ lighter recipes in Weekend Magazine. 2013 Dr. L Riesling, Loosen Bros, Mosel, Germany (£8.99, Majestic). I love German Riesling and it is always lower in alcohol and high in class […]

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Six stunning wines including two ‘light’ styles and two Negroamaros

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I have included two ‘light’ wines in this week’s collection for those of you watching your calories.  Many of these wines are also matched to the Hairy Bikers’ new book. 2006 Taste the Difference Hunter Valley Semillon, New South Wales, Australia (£9.99, Sainsbury’s).  This is the greatest sub-tenner, fully mature, bone dry, lower alcohol (10.5%) […]

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Six wines to complement Masterchef Sophie’s recipes

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Six stunning wines to challenge the senses and romance Sophie’s recipes this week in Weekend Magazine. 2013 Dolcetto d’Asti, Piemonte, Italy (£7.00, Marks & Spencer).  The Dolcetto grape is often a belligerent sort, but this cheapie is feisty, tangy and crammed with red and black berry juice.  It is a brilliantly evocative wine – accurate, […]

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Six stunning wines matched to Janet Street-Porter’s recipes

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Six remarkable wines this week with a few that are matched to Janet Street-Porter’s quirky recipes featured in this week’s Weekend Magazine. 2013 The Gum, Single Vineyard Semillon / Sauvignon Blanc, Adelaide Hills, South Australia (£10.00, Marks & Spencer).  This is one of the most rapier-sharp 2/3 Semillon 1/3 Sauvignon Blanc blends in Australia.  With […]

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