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Chateau Margaux 1983
What makes it a wine legend?Wine Legend: Château Margaux 1983, Bordeaux, France Bottles produced 350,000 Composition 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot, 6% Petit Verdot, 4% Cabernet FrancYield 67hl/ha Alcohol level 12.5% Release price 170 francs (€26 at today's prices) Price today £460 to £620 a bottle A legend because… The 1983 Margaux turned out to be a [...]
Sun, Jul 23, 2017
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Sat, Jul 22, 2017
Source Palate Press
airline wine
We take a look behind the scenes at the airline wine world, to find out how they satisfy the thirst of millions of passengers, and what their mammoth wine purchases mean for the market. Plus, what's best to drink in the air?Credit: David Wingate / AlamyAirline wines Airlines take catering to [...]
Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Surprisingly, a list of Burgundy's priciest Pinots is not actually a list of the world's most expensive wines. [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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Grey Gardens, Toronto wine bars
Toronto resident Tony Aspler picks his favourite spots...Grey GardensToronto wine bars and restaurants Distillery District In the 1860s, Gooderham & Worts was the largest distillery in the world. Today, this 13-acre site is a pedestrian precinct housing restaurants, art galleries, shops and artisans' ateliers. Its Victorian-era industrial architecture has been lovingly [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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Oldenburg, South Africa
South Africa straddles the old and new world when it comes to wine. It has a long history, being home to one of Napoleon's favourite tipples. In the post-apartheid era, South African wine has again begun hitting its stride, from Chenin to fine red wines, and picking up regular accolades [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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Masi is the biggest name in Amarone but Tom Hyland discovers it's not all about big, bruising reds. [...]
Thu, Jul 20, 2017
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Also in Unfiltered, Big Cork winemaker gets big, cork portrait, tequila's a Patrón of Guillermo del Toro's art and cheddarcrime slices English village [...]
Thu, Jul 20, 2017
Source Wine Spectator News & Features
The Beaune-based négociant winery adds to its Côte de Beaune holdings [...]
Thu, Jul 20, 2017
Source Wine Spectator News & Features
These now-wild Pais grapes came from Spain to the Canary Islands, through Mexico and then to on to Chile and Argentina. [...]
Thu, Jul 20, 2017
Source Palate Press

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