Drinking Outside The Box

With Simon Woods – wine for people who have a life

NW Spring Wine Fest 2012 – a taste of Robinsons’ wines…

These were the wines we did at the wine fest on May 5th – click on the pics to find out more about each.

1) Ferraud St Veran ‘La Chardonnerie’ 2009, Burgundy

Available in: Legs of Man, Spinner and Bergamot, Legh Arms

 

2) Mittnacht Frères Riesling ‘Les Fossiles’ 2009, Alsace

Available in: Bells of Peover

 

3) Aureto ‘Autan’ Ventoux Blanc 2010, Rhône

Available in: Chilli Banana Wilmslow

 

4) Domaine St Ennemond ‘Dame de Briante’ Brouilly 2010, Burgundy

Available in: Church (Cheadle), Bulls Head

 

5) Château Gabelot Bordeaux Rouge 2009

Available in: Tollemache Arms, Legh Arms, Waggon Inn

 

6) Mas de Boislauzon Côtes Du Rhône Villages 2009

New to the Robinsons’ range – pester your landlord!

 

A big thanks to Robinsons for generously providing the wines for this tasting – check out which of their pubs have the best wine lists HERE.

And if you’re still thirsty for more wine, then the Three Wine Men – Olly Smith, Oz Clarke & Tim Atkin – will be strutting their stuff at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester on the 26th and 27th of May. For more details, click HERE.

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