2015 Birba, La Gerla, Tuscany, Italy

2015 Birba, La Gerla, Tuscany, Italy (£23.68, www.laywheeler.com).  There is a chap called Robbie Toothill and he is a wine buyer at Lay & Wheeler and his palate is on fire right now.  Here are three stunning Italian reds which Robbie has unearthed, two of which I know well and one which is a brand new find for my palate.  My advice is to mix…
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2020 Bordeaux En Primeur Report – Episode 19 – La Conseillante

2020 Bordeaux En Primeur Report Episode 19 - La Conseillante 2020 Château La Conseillante, Pomerol 87% Merlot, 13% Cabernet Franc 70% new oak, 27% older oak and 3% amphorae 14% alc 39 hl/ha 3.67 pH 9.77ha of the overall 11.79ha went into the Grand Vin Organically certified Winemaker Marielle Cazaux explained that she will…
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 Matthew Williamson x Jukes – this summer’s must have drink

 Matthew Williamson x Jukes A quintessential Matthew Williamson design marks the launch of Jukes 8 to the permanent range of Jukes Cordialities LONDON April 2021 World-famous designer Matthew Williamson has joined forces with Jukes Cordialities to create a stunning new box to mark the permanent addition of the hugely popular, Provence Rosé-inspired…

Vineyard Magazine – June 2021 – Sporting Chance

Vineyard June 2021 Give yourself a sporting chance www.vineyardmagazine.co.uk  We have all been crossing our fingers that, as we emerge blinking into the sunshine after a year of lockdown, spectator sports might finally be allowed to take place.   As sporting venues start to open their gates and tested and be-masked fans gingerly take their places…

MoneyWeek Wine Club – May 2021

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces a Summer Selection from Swig (t) 08000 272272 (w) www.swig.co.uk See - MoneyWeek Wine Club May 2021  A mixed case of 12 bottles (2 of each of the wine) is a bargain-priced £159.00 (saving a massive £22.80) This month I have chosen a perfect world tour of wines for your enjoyment.  As always with selections of…