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Five extraordinarily delicious and incredibly good value reds to complement the Hairy Bikers’ recipes

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Five extraordinarily delicious red wines to complement the Hairy Bikers’ meat feasts plus an innocent white which doesn’t! 2012 Era Costana, Crianza, Rioja, Spain (£7.00, reduced to £5.00 until 15 September, Sainsbury’s).  I was entranced when I first tasted this inexpensive Rioja in late Spring.  Now that it has had a chance to age a little […]

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Some delicious wines to accompany recipes taken from Stanley Tucci’s Cookbook

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Here are some amazing wines to accompany recipes taken from Stanley Tucci’s new cookbook featured in this week’s Weekend Magazine – including a rare example of a Tempranillo from outside of Spain which will set your pulse racing. 2013 Running With Bulls, Tempranillo, Barossa Valley, South Australia (£11.00, Camber Wines tel. 023 9275 5225; £13.99, House of Townend […]

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Spot on wine matches this week for Tom’s terrific fish dishes

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Spot on wine matches this week for Tom Kerridge’s terrific fish dishes featured in Weekend Magazine. 2014 La Grille, Sauvignon Blanc, Loire, France (£7.49, reduced to 6.49 from 12 August to 1 September, Co-op).  This wine is an absolute cracker. From the heart of the Loire Valley, this is a pinpoint accurate, citrus-soaked Sauvignon Blanc […]

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Every flavour under the sun this week!

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Every flavour under the sun this week! 2013 De Bortoli, Willowglen Gewurztraminer Riesling, Riverina, Australia (£8.50, Oddbins). Willowglen has one of the fruitiest aromas I have come across and this is because Gewurz and Riesling are highly exotic, perfumed grape varieties. If you love fruit salad notes and tropical scent then this is the wine […]

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I have a world first this week and you must taste it!

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I have a world first this week and you must taste it!  Some of my wines are matched to Rick Stein’s recipes in Weekend Magazine today, too. 2014 Domaine Begude, Le Secret du Sud, Gewurztraminer, Pays d’Oc, France (£9.99, WaitroseCellar.com).  I cannot contain my excitement about this wine.  This is a world scoop and the […]

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