May 4, 2018
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From wine gums to wine tasting: Why your palate changes over time

Candy that explodes on your tongue. Bottles of garishly coloured fizzy pop. Penny treats (think sherbet dips, cola bottles, those pink shrimps). All a staple part […]
April 10, 2018
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Take a wine tour with CWO

The days are getting longer. The temperatures are rising. Of course, you could celebrate these two facts by sipping a fine wine. The sort of product […]
March 9, 2018

Would you believe the things people ask about wine…

We’ve all been there. Perhaps in a pub. At a dinner party, or at a CWO event. An animated group discussion. The topic could be mundane, […]
February 8, 2018
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10 ‘Well, I never knew THAT’ wine facts

Dry January is over, there’s a Tesla car floating in space, and Twitter exploded after supermodel Gisele Bundchen was pictured drinking wine during the recent Superbowl. […]
January 9, 2018
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Grape expectations: What’s in 2018’s cellar?

The echoes have faded from NYE’s popping champagne corks. January is proving to be colder than a Prosecco ice bucket. What to do? Two things: first, check […]
August 3, 2017

The world’s most exclusive wine club

As you know, there are many reasons for attending a Chief Wine Officer event. Among them is the fact you get to hear from globally renowned […]
June 1, 2017

The Chief Wine Officer’s guide to never wasting wine

The wine novice knows never to waste a drop. So what if you want to take your wine drinking wine beyond the basics? A totally immersive […]
May 5, 2017
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English wine & its sparkling future

We’ve all had one of those long days at work when there’s nothing you need more than a drink (or two). For those of us whose […]
April 6, 2017

A perfect pairing: wine & Easter dinner

Easter is nearly upon us! A long weekend beckons, and it’s time to celebrate a break from work. Kudos goes to the people that had the […]