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Our New Website!

Our New Website!

admin 07/09/2016 0
Welcome to our new website!  We have been working on a new website to make ordering wines online as easy and enjoyable for you as possible.There are so many websites out there these days that give the user looking to purchase a great bottle of wine online a not so pleasant and often fearful experien...
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Three of our favourite food pairing suggestions

Three of our favourite food pairing suggestions

admin 25/08/2016 0
Pairing a great wine with a similarly great dish is often at times a bit more tricky than one might think at first, which is why we have decided this month to write an article all about pairing particular dishes with the perfect wine companion. So lets dive right in! Our first wine to be paired with...
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La Vierge Wines Shine at Decanter World Wine Awards

La Vierge Wines Shine at Decanter World Wine Awards

admin 25/08/2016 0
The Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA) is the world’s largest and most influential wine competition. Judged by the world’s wine experts, the results provide a comprehensive list of wine recommendations and international stockistsThis year La Vierge has won not one, not two but three silver awards at ...
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The difference in wine tasting as you get older

The difference in wine tasting as you get older

admin 11/07/2016 0
We perceive five basic tastes: sweet, sour, salty, bitter and savoury. We start out with up to 10,000 taste-buds, clustered on the tongue, the inside of the cheeks, the roof of the mouth and in the throat. Each taste-bud contains specialised receptor cells that send signals to the brain. By contrast...
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Wine “crimes” to avoid

Wine “crimes” to avoid

admin 11/07/2016 0
This article will be looking in to the habits that some wine lovers may have picked up that might change the taste of the wines you select. There are five wine crimes, if we can call them that, that are easy to avoid:1. Serving reds too warmFamiliar with the phrase “serve at room temperature”? That ...
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