For those trying to find decent wine cellar software to use to keep track of their wine purchases and/or tasting notes, fellow purple pagers suggest the following:
use one of the...
Several purple pagers have asked me in advance of going to a tasting involving particularly young wine what they should look out for and here are my suggestions.
Tasting young red wine...
Today’s Throwback Thursday article is a historic throwback: Alex’s comments, published on Purple Pages yesterday, on a trove of 50-year-old photographs of the wine world as it was then. In...
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A Master Sommelier Matches Distinctive Wines with Recipes from his Favourite Chefs
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Along with about 30 others, I spent all of yesterday cloistered in an upper room at Australia House in London being taught how to taste wine. The...
As a result of my article on tasting and anosmia Take one nose at the weekend I have had quite a bit of correspondence.
Several tasters and wine lovers, some quite well known, confess to...
As far as I'm concerned, the enjoyment of wine has to begin with the glass in your hand. Swotting up wine geography and vintage ratings is an optional extra and comes a long way down the...
For me, choosing the right wine to serve on a particular occasion is almost as thrilling as the wine itself - perverse as that may seem. It gives me real pleasure to feel that the bottle, or...
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