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Food and Wine Matching

Food and Wine Matching – July 2015

When it is sweltering in the garden nobody wants to be slaving in a hot kitchen so it is a good time to stock up on salad ingredients and accompaniments […]

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Social Wine and Tapas

To number 39, James Street, W1, to check out the latest star in Jason Atherton’s burgeoning restaurant firmament ‘Social Wine & Tapas‘ before I have to read what Jay Rayner, […]

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Pinchos, Pintxos or Tapas in La Rioja

Like the French, the Spanish love their food and right now they are setting the pace for others to follow. The recently-published Top 100 restaurants in the world included 5 […]

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Wine Knowledge

Spotlight on Domaine Champet

  In response to a barrage of queries from an American wine journalist I have been rifling through our cellars, my old note books and photograph archives as well as […]

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Wine Tasting & Events

Out And About

As we head towards the summer solstice we’re not donning druid attire here at Yapp HQ but preparing for our habitual Summer Wine Tasting and Sale, and getting out on […]

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Wine Knowledge

On the Level

Ullage is a great old British word referring to the ‘amount a vessel lacks in fullness’ or to put it another way how much is missing. In wine terms there […]

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