February 3, 2016
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The cheese shop sketch

In the pub the other night I was trying to explain my philosophy to someone who has never been into my wine shop. I tried to […]
July 10, 2014
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Global Brands

If a farmer reared and slaughtered a total of 380,000,000 turkeys a year would you question just how they produced that volume? Would you question a […]
October 14, 2010
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Any Port in a storm?

Although the first wine producing area to have strict controls, Port can be confusing. The following gives a brief explanation of the different types available. Ruby […]
August 28, 2010
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A quick word on cigars

Cigars come in all sizes and shapes. Generally the length is measured in inches and the girth in ring gauges.  The ring gauge is the diameter […]