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Archive: Jun 2014

The Ultimate Summer Sparklers from Gusbourne Estate.

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English sparkling wine has been making some waves of late. Not too long ago the wines were arguably more functional than thrilling, but rather than working against nature there are estates harnessing the cool climate to create top quality sparkling wines. Finesse and delicacy are key to creating quality sparkling wines. Big flavours and lots […]

Quinta de Soalheiro – Possibly the finest Alvarinho?

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You may have grown accustomed to the flavour profile of Spanish Albarino – crisp acidity and bright, citrus flavours laced with fleshy peach/apricot notes – the same grape variety thrives just across the border in Portugal in the regions of Monçao and Melgaço, where it is known as Alvarinho. The wine here has the same […]

Hurrah for Summer – Enjoy £/€20 off your next order!

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Simply shop with us to make use of this fantastic summer offer… Offer  Spend at least £120/€150 after standard volume discount on any wines and we’ll give you £/€20 off the value of your order. To redeem your £/€20 voucher simply enter voucher code ‘summer’ into the voucher code area at the final stage of checkout […]