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Alsace Wines: The Best Bottles from this Underrated Region

Alsace has been producing wine since Roman times – even Shakespeare was in love with them – but the wines of this region are not as well known in the UK as they deserve to be…


Christmas Day Wines: What to Serve with Christmas Dinner

Preparing Christmas Day lunch can be a major undertaking, especially if it is for a house full of family and friends. Choosing what wines to have, especially with the turkey, requires some planning though fortunately not much labour…


Why Californian Wines Are the Best in the World & Which Ones to Buy

Are we California dreaming, or are top level Californian wines beating the socks off the French classics? South London wine expert Wayne de Nicolo unravels the controversy


English Wines: Why Our Sparkling Wines are Way Ahead of the Stills

Wayne De Nicolo heads for WineGB’s annual trade and press tasting and finds that English sparkling wines can rival some of the best champagnes, but our still wines still have a way to go  


Last of the Summer Wine: The Best Whites & Rosés for Late Summer

Grown tired of rosé all day? South London wine writer Wayne de Nicolo goes on the hunt for the perfect summer wine…


Sacré Bleu! A French Champagne House is Cultivating a Vineyard in Kent

With the English wine scene in the ascendancy, perhaps its no surprise that the French are harvesting a new appreciation for our soils. So which French champagne house is currently toiling away on a vineyard in the garden of England?

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