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Douro – 2006 vintage

The hallmark of this vintage is relatively forward wines, with less extract and stuffing than usual but, on the upside, nice elegance...




Madeira, a visit in 2007

I am a total convert to madeira following this visit to the region in January 2007. As with many wines, forget the...


Douro 2003 vintage

The Douro 2003 reds have now been bottled and look impressive.  You’d be pleasantly surprised if you expected to be bludgeoned by...