Advice on buying wine around Calais please
2 Jun 2005 by JR
Phillip Stanton, London: I'm heading over to Calais in a couple of weeks' time with a friend to help them buy wine for their wedding. We are trying to maximise a their fairly limited budget. I was wondering if any of my fellow Purple Pagers have any recommendations for establishments to seek out - or any to avoid? me: Do take a look at my recent How to buy champagne in bulk for starters but I'm afraid I have no personal experience of buying wine around the French Channel ports. Can anyone else help?  Chris Lake, Kent: It all depends on what you want. There are Tesco and Sainsbury's of course. Both have Calais shops as...

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