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Berliner Wein Trophy – 2013 Summer Edition


The Berliner Wein Trophy – or BWT for short – is an international wine competition that takes place twice a year, with a winter and a summer edition. I have taken part as juror twice this year. The competition, which … Continue reading

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The Annual Pilgrimage


It has been a good while since I last posted on this blog. That has been mostly due to higher priorities, such as family and work, which, however, in no way have prevented me from partaking of the great things in life. I … Continue reading

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A Tuscan Miracle – Podere Fortuna


I have recently become aware of an amazing new reality within Tuscan wine, name of Podere Fortuna. This relatively new venture, which started in 2001, ought not to rate highly in my book, as they completely do without any native … Continue reading

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L’Anglore – Bar’Vin – Tasting Notes 25 August 2012


My favourite wine bar in Copenhagen, Bar’Vin, had invited for a tasting of the wines of cult natural wine producer l’Anglore on 25 August 2012. The missus and I decided to make a night out of it, as Bar’Vin not … Continue reading

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