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Wine: On Expertise (again)

Perhaps a journalist out there can tell me: does each publication have a list on the wall of tried and trusted non-stories that can be dusted off and reliably ventilated whenever it’s a slow news day?  You know the stuff: … Continue reading

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In which I weigh in on the whole “natural wine” thing

For a wine to be good, it is neither necessary nor sufficient that it be a so-called “natural wine”.  That is the twitter-length version of this post and if you get it, you may stop reading.  I invite you to … Continue reading

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Wine: Dinner with the Oxford Blind Tasting Society

It’s a darn good thing that MasterChef has already staged a cooking task at New College Oxford (vegetarian Jacki struggled to get her rabbit done in time; Sara ran out of chutney for the starter – remember?)  Thank goodness they … Continue reading

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