The English red wine served at that EU summit
26 Jan 2006 by JR
Bisso Atanassov, Moscow: I'm looking for information about the British wines served at the 'unfamous' summit in Brussels in the beginning of January that was hosted by British leader Tony Blair. I've found that there were two Welsh whites (Müller-Thurgau and Seyval Blanc from Parva Farm Vineyards) - the proprietor had vividly commented on the case. The ‘red English’ part though has been kept quiet. Maybe you have some ‘insider information’ about the English wines that have been served? Julia Harding MW: There was a bit of a kerfuffle over the wines served at the summit dinner (held in dec...

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