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  • Julia Harding MW
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  • Julia Harding MW
28 Jul 2014

The role of geology and vineyard site in the taste and texture of wine has been going round in my head for many years and every now and again the topic comes to the fore, particularly now as we revise The Oxford Companion to Wine and I get into fascinating discussions with geologists and soil scientists. This and various…