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Provence wine When a local Provence wine tasting club asked Jamie Ivey to introduce them to English wine, little did they realise what was at stake. The phrases ‘hospital pass’ and ‘poisoned chalice’ came imm...
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Provence Wine – Star whites

Provence Wine – Star whites Clear out your rosé now, advises Provence wine critic Perestrello Geller, or you will be left with bottles of wine as luminous as a fake-tan drenched tourist. Is there such a thing...
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#Provence wine of the month – Chateau Clapier

Provence wine Provence wine of the month - Chateau du Clapier, Cuvee Soprano Well it's summer, it's provence, so it's got to be a rosé. The trend these days is for dry and very pale pinks. Wines sell on co...
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#Provence #wine tips for January

Provence Wine - What to drink in January Our Provence wine critic Petrestrello Geller gives some timely advice for the new year Personally I view a ‘dry’ January like a rare sexual disease, something best kep...
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#Provence wine – 2014 vintage the verdict

Provence Wine - 2014 vintage review Jamie Ivey chats to the locals to find out the truth about 2014 Provence wine Over the years I have learnt to speak 'vigneron'. It's a complex language that combines extrav...
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Treat yourself to a vineyard this Christmas

Provence wine:- Why stop at your favourite bottle of Provence wine, ask Santa for a Provencal vineyard instead...but would it be a Christmas dream or a Christmas nightmare? Some years ago now, I wrote an arti...