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Autumn at The Wine Reserve

Posted by Matt Illman on 21/10/2017

The nights are drawing in, it's getting a little bit colder out there and we've finally taken down the Rosé display in store. We and you...

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South Africa Month part 2

Posted by Tim Walker on 28/09/2017

There's not long left in September, but that doesn't mean we've stopped caring about South African wine just yet, to be honest we will probably...

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South Africa Month

Posted by Tim Walker on 23/09/2017

Exciting things have been afoot in South Africa during the last few years and right now, we believe it's the most exciting wine producing...

The Rheingau
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The Rheingau and Other German Delights

Posted by Carol Edwards on 30/09/2016

Before arriving in Rheingau, my expectations were that the scenery would be beautiful, the air would be crisp and cool and that I would find...

Understanding German Wines
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Understanding German Wine

Posted by Carol Edwards on 29/09/2016 ...

Tim's top ten wine, spirits and genuine craft beers
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Tim's Top Ten

Posted by Tim Walker on 16/09/2016

Tim Walker is our tasting guru, spending his days tasting so you can just enjoy!  Fresh from his summer holiday and a round of industry wine...

Wine Storage Tips
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Carol's Tips for Wine Storage

Posted by Carol Edwards on 01/09/2016

I often get asked questions about how to store wine so I thought I’d put together my top tips for you.  There are some basic dos and don'ts...

Where Should Carol Travel Next?
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Where Next for Carol?

Posted by Carol Edwards on 01/07/2016

Visiting wine regions is both a professional and personal pastime and is definitely a perk of the job!. Even though the methodology of winemaking...

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