Farr Vintners acquires Jackson Fine Wines

Tuesday, 15 December 2015 by Tom Hudson

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Nyetimber - The Pride of England!

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 by Tom Hudson

Last week a few of us had the chance to visit a world class vineyard...

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Ridge Monte Bello

Friday, 2 May 2014 by Tom Hudson

In 1993 I was living and working in Beaune...

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Second Growth Bordeaux and a Two Star Restaurant make for a First Class night out

Monday, 25 October 2010 by Tom Hudson

There's nothing better than discovering a wine of a given appellation, class or reputation which exceeds expectation. Knowing that Chateau "X" 1990 has a 97 point Parker score is useful information but what's much more useful is knowing the relative merits of that score based on your own experience & considered opinion. It's for this kind of information that customers consult a wine merchant and it's with great relish that under-rated wines like La Mission Haut Brion 1983, Cheval Blanc 1983 & 1989 and Pichon Lalande 1983 & 1988 can be discovered by the uninitiated or persued by the already enlightened at bargain prices. Let's keep this to ourselves shall we..?!

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Tom's Quiz

Thursday, 5 November 2009 by Tom Hudson

Question 1 : What's the rarest wine in the world...?

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That was an exceedingly good pint of Harvey's Mr. Kipling!

Friday, 25 September 2009 by Tom Hudson

Firstly I have to apologise - this hasn't got anything to do with wine.

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