Tag Archives: New World

Stockman’s Pink Post

We spent the weekend sitting outside, barbecuing, splashing around in the pool and slowly turning pink. Factor 50 Sunscreen  did a great job in protecting me from the sun, but not the biting insects. On a hot day pink wines are perfect and we had some Nxg Stockman’s Post 2005 Shiraz Rose from Tesco. Next… Read More »

Pinocchio gets lead role in wine row

There’s a major row brewing in Europe about how to tackle the EU ‘Wine Lake’. Europe is producing more wine than it can sell. Right now it’s being turned into in industrial alcohol while the New World ships wine into the Old World. France thinks that Spain, Italy and Eastern countries should rip out their… Read More »