New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Wine >

Save your money

by Christopher Fielden

Posted: 02 May 2014 @ 12:07

I ATTENDED a memorial service recently, at St Bride's, Fleet Street, for a leading personality in the wine world. A number of people I might have expected were not there - where were they? They were in Bordeaux, as part of the annual ritual of tasting the past vintage.

The message that is coming back is that one should not invest too much money in 2013 vintage claret: the quality overall is varied, and on the whole the wines are lightweights. Inadequate ripeness at the time of ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Archdeacon of Tonbridge

South East

Diocese of Rochester OUR ARCHDEACONS: SHAPING THE CHURCH FOR MISSION The Bishop of Rochester seeks an ARCHDEACON OF TONBRIDGE to serve an Archdeaconry comprising the towns and villages o...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Rather more than a hosepipe ban

Rather more than a hosepipe ban

The international links between dioceses are raising awareness of the effects of climate change overseas, says Huw Spanner  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

No longer content to pray, pay, and obey

The Synod’s rejection of the Bishops’ report was the result of shifting power dynamics, says John Saxbee  Subscribe to read more

Mon 27 Feb 17 @ 19:09
Young refugees to receive support from new project https://t.co/acs1kTsNbM

Mon 27 Feb 17 @ 15:01
Churches urged to join tree-planting initiative https://t.co/4hNB8Og9Ls