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29 July 2014 - Very many thanks to everyone who has contacted us so far to nominate their favourite wine merchant(s). Do please read the rules below. This is a writing competition, so we're looking for your words about why you like a retailer, not just a name. And we'd love you to include an... More...
Our call to support independent wine merchants has had an enthusiastic response. Clearly our readers care very much indeed about where and from whom they buy their wine. This guide gives you a full list of all the reviews we have published so far - a good global wine-buying guide - although... More...
From €8.41, £10.69, 13.90 Swiss francs, US$19.99, AU$22.58 Find this wine Some wines enter on tiptoe and whisper their restrained but captivating spell. This wine bounds up to you, grabs you by the scruff of the neck and has your full attention. Then it starts to... More...
David Crossley contributes, at length, to our Indie writing competition : When I first saw this competition on Twitter I did wonder how anyone could possibly choose their one favourite wine retailer. As with many other readers, I buy too much wine, well maybe not too much, but too... More...

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My notes were delightful pale gold, lemon and white fruit but held back with good acidity and wonderful balance More...
Hello Purple Pagers, hope you're all well and enjoying the summer! I'm going to spend a week in Dordogne in the middle of August and I was wondering if any of you has some tips for me please? As. More...
[QUOTE=Miran Kegl, Alvsjo;50841]Manuel, Remember, you just need to bring one bottle - let's gather some friends and make each one bring a bottle. Maybe we should persuade the winemaker to do the. More...
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