Rosé-coloured glasses, Provence and beyond
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I last wrote about rosé wines 4 years ago when Provence was experiencing increased global demand for its deliciously fresh and fruity pale salmon-coloured wines.  They capture the idyllic Mediterranean lifestyle in a bottle. It’s been more than a passing … Read More

Zinfandel – Grape Variety
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“Turbo-charged blackberry meeting a spice warehouse” Matthew Jukes. Makes Dry red wines that can be bold and full-bodied with high alcohol and moderate tannins or off-dry Blush wines known as “White Zinfandel” in California   Origin – Croatia – known … Read More

Z is for Zinfandel
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This is my favourite grape variety; so in many ways I have saved the best until last for this A-Z blogging Challenge. This red grape variety has its homeland in California. It is also one and the same grape as … Read More