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    ​London wine tasting for California fire victims

    On the evening of Saturday 2 December we are hosting a tasting of fine California wines in London to raise as much money as possible for those most…

    2 Nov 2017 Team JR
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    Barbaresco Night in pictures

    See also Jancis's tasting notes.Last Sunday night we held our eighth London wine tasting event at Caravan King's Cross with 100 keen tasters attending…

    19 Oct 2017 Team JR
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    New Douro tasting – half-price ticket offer

    Twenty-four winemakers from the Douro Valley will be in London next month and, as last year, the organisers are offering Purple Pagers a discount on…

    18 Oct 2017 Team JR
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    Ragbag of recent Germans

    We have published a plethora of German tasting notes recently. See, for instance, our guides to German 2016s and German 2015s in which most of our…

    27 Sep 2017 Team JR
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    Announcing our first Barbaresco Night

    14 September 2017  Tickets for Barbaresco Night go on general sale today, although there are currently fewer than 20 remaining. Once sold out, we will…

    14 Sep 2017 Team JR
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    Summer quiz – answers and winners

    We are delighted to announce the five winners of our summer quiz, part of the Australian Women in Wine celebrations. Contestants were required to…

    31 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    VDP Grosse Lagen unveiled

    Germany's VDP association of top wine growers recently published this list of superior vineyard sites and they are currently working on creating…

    29 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    Waitrose – 25% off again

    From tomorrow until Friday 8 September, UK retailer Waitrose, the one who kills us tasters with kindness via the number of wines shown at their…

    29 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    Summer quiz – win tickets to big Australian tasting in London

    27 August 2017 Our quiz is now closed. We will be assessing all the answers over the next few days and expect to report on the winners, and the…

    27 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    London for wine lovers 2017

    Here is a completely revised and updated guide to London for wine lovers. The city continues to offer a huge range of wine-related diversions, and…

    7 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    Zim somms take on the world, with your help

    5 August 2017 Thanks to a few generous recent contributions the fund is now oversubscribed which is great news. And I have been told by the generic…

    3 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    German 2016s – a guide

    Below is a list of all the articles we have published so far on the excellent 2016 vintage in Germany, the most recent at the top. Jancis and…

    2 Aug 2017 Team JR
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    What people think of

    Here is just some of our recent feedback.  AUDEN WITTER, Purple Pager, 2 Sep 2017Your site continues to excite and inform me on all sorts of…

    1 Jul 2017 Team JR
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    Rosé round-up

    Richard writes  To be an on-trend pink wine these days requires just three factors: pale colour, dry palate and high price tag. Provence has long been…

    27 Jun 2017 Team JR
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    Piemonte en primeur in 2017 – the guide

    25 May In the light of the lukewarm consumer response to the 2016 Bordeaux en primeur campaign reported today in our guide to it, we're republishing…

    25 May 2017 Team JR