Posts from: November 2013

If you haven’t heard about the battle of the Christmas adverts this year you’ve been living under a stone.  Cartoon bears, malnourished snowmen and singing gingerbread men have been as talked about as the programmes they have interrupted, and a reported 390 million pounds will be invested by retailers on advertising in the last 3…

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Cognac may not be the instinctive drink of choice to match with your burger of an evening, but at last week’s London Cognac Summit, The Guardian journalist and expert food and drink matcher Fiona Beckett (www.matchingfoodandwine.com), proved that it’s a match well worth leaving the beer in the fridge for. Cognac is often considered only…

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Rioja Chocca

… two of man’s greatest creations. Quite a statement I know but both have been around for thousands of years and through the ages have brought pleasure to the Mayans, Romans, Victorians and every civilisation in between. Given a choice, 33% of those polled in the office would opt for wine while 25% would choose…

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