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  • Article Don't quote me

    Tasting the Past – book review

    Tasting the Past The science of flavor and the search for the origins of wine Kevin Begos Published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill ISBN…

    24 Dec 2018 Tamlyn Currin
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    Bala Baya – the pluses and minuses of arches

    A version of this article is published by the Financial Times. I first met Josh Katz and Eran Tibi about ten years ago. They were then extremely keen…

    7 Apr 2018 Nick Lander
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    Basta for burgundy

    One common factor links several of my favourite restaurants around the world, whether it be Osteria alle Testiere in Venice, Cibrèo in Florence, the…

    30 Sep 2017 Nick Lander
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    A tale of two cities, and a world-famous little town

    Jancis writes The picture here shows Nick and me, forever meddling with, in the cloister of St Jerome in Bethlehem. I make no…

    23 Sep 2017 Nick Lander
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    Middle Eastern wine update

    A shorter version of this article is published by the Financial Times. See also my recent tasting notes on relevant wines. Until now I have been only…

    23 Sep 2017 Jancis Robinson
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    Wine returns to the Holy Land

    See also Middle Eastern wine update.At the beginning of this month Nick and I went to Israel and the West Bank – my first trip ever and Nick's first…

    21 Sep 2017 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    Tel Aviv for burgundy – really

    My impressions of eating out in Israel during my first visit are still very strong. Falafel, pitta bread and a very cold Coca Cola – all of this…

    9 Sep 2017 Nick Lander
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    An advance party from the Judean Hills

    Julia writes The Judean Hills Quartet came to London at the end of March carrying not stringed instruments but bottles and smart brochures. This…

    21 Jul 2017 Julia Harding MW Jancis Robinson
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    WWC 32 – Edan Barulfan

    Number 32 in our series of published entries to our wine writing competition comes from Edan Barulfan, whose bio reveals the following:  Male, aged…

    28 Feb 2017 Guest contributor
  • Article Don't quote me

    Book reviews 2016 - places less known

    For links to all of Tam's reviews of wine books published in 2016, see this guide. The Wine Route of Israel Eliezer Sacks, Adam Montefiore, Yaron…

    28 Dec 2016 Tamlyn Currin
  • Article Tasting articles

    East of Venice assemblage

    See this guide to our assemblages.  Jancis writes These 113 tasting notes come from an extraordinary diversity of locations and are grouped by…

    25 Aug 2016 Team JR
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    Points east - a compilation

    Julia writes: This collection of 159 tasting notes, like all the others listed in this guide, is a team effort, a gathering together of reviews from…

    16 Dec 2015 Team JR
  • Article Tasting articles

    A collection of Israeli wines

    Julia has written the introductions to the profiles of the four very different Israeli wineries that produced the 26 wines we happen to have tasted…

    9 Jan 2015 Jancis Robinson Julia Harding MW
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    Kosher wines for Passover?

    Like many other cities, especially those in the US, London is to get its own Jewish Community Centre later this year, just north of Finchley Road…

    22 Mar 2013 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    Honey & Co - a modest dream realised

    This article was also published in the Financial Times.When a close friend announced that she was about to spend several months in and out of…

    12 Jan 2013 Nick Lander