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    Diary of a dream - part 12

    Neophyte Slovenian vigneron and dreamer Chris Boiling reveals his new strategy for succeeding in the wine world: keeping his fingers crossed and…

    9 May 2017 Guest contributor
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    ​Diary of a dream - part 11

    Neophyte vigneron Chris Boiling discovers that it’s just as difficult to make a living from wine writing as it is to make wine. While Jancis was…

    24 Mar 2017 Guest contributor
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    Diary of a dream - part 10

    Neophyte vigneron Chris Boiling continues to make bad decisions – this time he managed to miss his own 2016 harvest. And calls for (decidedly…

    25 Oct 2016 Guest contributor
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    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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    ​Diary of a dream - part 9

    It’s been a strange few weeks for neophyte Slovenian vigneron Chris Boiling. And things just seem to be getting stranger and stranger… Our East of…

    23 Aug 2016 Guest contributor
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    ​Diary of a dream - part 8

    Chris Boiling, who bought a small vineyard in Slovenia, has been distracting himself from medical matters by trying to think of ways to make his dream…

    12 Jul 2016 Guest contributor
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    Diary of a dream - part 7

    What’s it like running a small vineyard in a country where you don’t speak the language? Neophyte vigneron Chris Boiling reveals the things that get…

    2 May 2016 Guest contributor
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    Diary of a dream - part 6

    Chris Boiling, who bought a small vineyard in Slovenia six years ago, finally unveils his wine in the UK - and turns his daughter's wedding into a…

    22 Mar 2016 Guest contributor
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    ​Diary of a dream - part 5

    When Chris Boiling bought his winehouse and small vineyard in Slovenia, he imagined winters would be spent getting to grips with the red and black…

    3 Feb 2016 Guest contributor
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    Diary of a dream - part 4

    Neophyte vigneron Chris Boiling (left in this picture) discovers his grapes are not as noble as he first thought. But his daughter’s wedding could…

    24 Dec 2015 Guest contributor
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    ​Diary of a dream - part 3

    Hedgehogs, smoke, hornets… The problems continue for neophyte vigneron Chris Boiling. But the winehouse in Slovenia is finally refurbished. Click on…

    16 Nov 2015 Guest contributor
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    Diary of a dream - part 2

    Chris Boiling, pictured destemming an unexpectedly large, healthy 2015 crop, continues his misadventures as a vine-grower and winemaker in Slovenia. …

    7 Oct 2015 Guest contributor
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    Diary of a dream - part 1

    Our Diary of an MW student has come to an end, for the most delightful of reasons. But today we start a new series of diary entries, a record of a…

    14 Sep 2015 Guest contributor
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    Indigo - bigger but no less beautiful

    We don't very often write about an individual importer, preferring to group tasting notes by region or style. But sometimes an importer's portfolio…

    29 Jun 2015 Julia Harding MW Jancis Robinson
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    What's bubbling in Slovenia - part 2

    Winemaker Chris Boiling sends the second half of his report on the latest winemaking trends in a small country with big potential in the wine world.…

    4 Mar 2015 Guest contributor