Taste the Difference Greco di Tufo (Sainsbury’s)

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The Campania region of Italy should have a place in the hearts of all wine lovers who cherish variety. When the Italian government was encouraging growers throughout the country to plant the easy-sell Sangiovese and Montepulciano, pushing many local varieties to the brink of extinction, a small number of plucky winemakers decided to buck the trend. And thanks to those … Read More

Tom BradfordTaste the Difference Greco di Tufo (Sainsbury’s)

Portillo Malbec Bodegas Salentein (Majestic)

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Argentine Malbec is not without an army of fans. The Argentinians took this grape, native to the area around Cahors, near Bordeaux, and left the winemakers of Cahors wondering how to match their standards. The opulence, richness and charm of well made Malbecs leave me puzzled about just one thing. Why isn’t the army of fans even bigger? Enough time … Read More

Tom BradfordPortillo Malbec Bodegas Salentein (Majestic)