There’s a Lot to like here

The second group of Lot Series wines are now in Aldi stores and, like its predecessor, brings us some outstanding wines but, while you are in the store, pick up a fabulous white too.

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Breaking News

Two pieces of news gentlefolk. First Tesco were kind enough to tweet about my newspaper recommendation of a rather tasty red which has not yet appeared on this website. So, scroll down the page for details of that wine – which is joined by a commendation of an impressive, but slightly more expensive, white that …

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Majestic joins the singles club

This week saw Majestic abandon its six bottle minimum purchase rule – even single bottles are OK now. This will give their excellent wine list even greater accessibility and – to celebrate – I have picked out a few stand-out wines that I think many Midweekers will enjoy. Majestic’s new pricing structure does vary slightly …

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7 Steps Beyond Finest

Tesco’s Finest* range usually brings us reliable, well made wine but, this time, I have walked past that shelf to give my thoughts on some of the other bottles currently on promotion.

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Defining moments for top retailer

Sorry folks but problems with software have kept me from adding posts for a few days. Here though are my (slightly belated) thoughts on Majestic’s new Definition range – a selection that includes a terrific pinot noir and some chardonnay that hits its target perfectly.

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