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Stolen during flight: Indian PM’s whiskey.

To be filed in the ‘what were they thinking of’ draw – crew members of Air India 1 (used for VIPs) stole whiskey intended for theRead More

Andrew Barrow
12 Jul
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Wine Tasting Note: Leasingham Magnus Riesling, 2003, Clare Valley, Australia.

Wine Tasting Note: Leasingham Magnus Riesling, 2003, Clare Valley, Australia.

I don’t like this. But is that because it is Riesling or just this particular version. I imagine you are asking what exactly I don’t likeRead More

Andrew Barrow
11 Jul
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Wine Blogging Wednesday #18: Wine Shops.

Wine Blogging Wednesday #18: Wine Shops.

The UK is blessed with a plethora of specialist wine merchants. At the last count, before UKWinesOnline was closed, the listings counted nearly 400. These rangeRead More

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