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Jamie goodes wine blog Portuguese cheese with Alentejo wine

Jamie goodes wine blog Portuguese cheese with Alentejo wine


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jamie goode's wine blog

It is deliciously rich and intense, but not totally crazy. You open up the cheese with a knife and then scoop it out with a spoon.

Two very impressive Portuguese reds: one from the Douro, one from the Alentejo. Both show lovely focus and definition, and subtle use of oak.


How to scare the Kiwis


For most wines, glass bottles make no sense

I tried these three wines from Marimar Estate.

Some interesting bottles: Pico, Filippi, Field Recording, Haut-Bergey, Droin, Goodfellow

Good value wine. alvarinho

Quinta do Carmo Red 2014 ...

Tasting Portuguese Wines at Portugalia Marketplace in Fall River, MA

The Alentejo pigs are classed as Iberian and therefore may be used to make the much desired Iberico ham (of which the Bellota is the highest standard of ...

Dona Ermelinda 2015 Red Wine

Excellent Portuguese Reds. + Wine Briefs

... Portuguese wines in general. herdades dos machados


I'm still very excited about this week's visit to some of the leading German producers, even though today was mostly consumed with driving down to Devon and ...

2014 Quinta de Chocapalha “Mar de Lisboa” Red/Tinto, Vinho Regional Lisboa, Portugal (Alcohol 13%) LCBO Vintages $16.96 (750ml)

Marelise Niemann

Nicholas Pearce presents the Alentejo wines of Paulo Laureano…

Tasting Portuguese Wines at Portugalia Marketplace in Fall River, MA

Best Online Wine Gifts - Best Gifts for Wine Lovers

Crystallum is the wine label of Peter-Allan Finlayson (above), who set up in partnership with his brother (Andrew, a Hermanus-based architect) and his Dad ...

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Alas, Wine Blogging Wednesday # 38 was last week! We had the dates wrong and now are too late for Catavino to include our posting in the round-up.

Taste of Sonoma – Diverse by Nature


Portuguese Cheese Platter

Mid to dark ruby is the colour. Plum and a touch of vanilla in the complex and pleasant aromas. Smooth and elegant in the mouth with concentrated dark fruit ...


VINTAGES preview April 1st

The Society's Exhibition Vintage Port 1985

Welcome wine: NV Broadbent Vinho Verde $10.99 @ Brookhaven Wines WINEMAKERS: Bartholomew Broadbent in collaboration with partners in Portugal .

MARCH/APRIL 2017 · Volume 32 Number 2. CHINA. • China's wine ...

A wine to be enjoyed today, but still drinking nicely after three hours in the decanter. Score: 16.5/20. Price: C$21.15 (SAQ)

Nicholas Pearce presents the Alentejo wines of Paulo Laureano…

The doc wine regions of Portugal - history and caliber at bargain prices!

Excellent Wines from Franconia in the famous "Flat Bottle"


LCBO Wine Picks: February 2, 2019 VINTAGES Release

The world's best wine magazine

2017 Aldé Rosé, Interloper and As Is

A Craving for Crémant – Exciting French Sparkling Wines

Chuggable Wines For Under $20

The Best Champagnes to Buy Right Now (2019) | Wine & Booze Recommendations And Pairings From VinePair | Best champagne, Champagne, Drinks

I loved the landscape of Savoie.


The Society's Port

The Flying Corkscrew Ltd/ The Great Gaddesden Wine Company Ltd (Ingrid and Paul Johnson) -– warning: failure to pay for wine

Paulo Laureano Alentejo Portugal

Sunday, April 28, 2019


J. Portugal Ramos Marques de Borba, Alentejo, Portugal Cheese Sausage, Wine Searcher

The Society's Exhibition Tawny Port, 10 years old

... Touriga Portuguese wine

Parker & Wine Spectator: How Much is a Point Worth?


The dramatic vineyards of Savoie.


Terra d'Alter Telhas, Alentejo, Portugal. Cheese Sausage, Wine ...

For those of you who are new to my blog, I have written many stories and reviews of the iconic wines of Concha y Toro located in Chile.

Three wines to enjoy from Tuscany

Salted Cod galore!

Not one of the most fashionable of Saumur-Champigny domaines, Domaine la Bonnelière is a lesser known gem making very good wine at decidedly reasonable ...

As faithful readers of this blog know — bless yer little pointy heads! — every feasible Saturday night it's Pizza-and-Movie ...

Vale da Judia 2016 Red Wine

Paulo Laureano Reserve Tinto 2014 – Alentejo $19.95. VINTAGES#: 488775 | 750 mL bottle 90 Points Wine Spectator Offers lots of cedary and graphite notes to ...

Red Wine!! Carmim... Reguengos Doc... Alentejo

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Iberian wines

Smith Woodhouse Madalena Vintage Port 2005

Good to go!

... holiday wine (could be for any winter holiday, as we are approaching that time of year), within the suggested price range - $20/bottle for singles, ...

Vino Italiano considers it “one of Italy's most distinctive whites” and also highlights the same three regions. Wine writer Fiona Beckett says that many tip ...

... good adro da se

Munster Package Design, French Cheese, Milk Protein, How To Make Cheese, Food

The Alìsia bottle is the one in the middle. These bottles are only 10 inches tall and more round than their typical 750 ml counter part neighbors.

... EA Tinto is a first class introduction to the Alentejo that will go with everything imaginable. Fisherman's stew, Porca Preta, game and young cheeses.

Which wine pairs best with salad?

Surely you've heard Portugal has kind of a reputation when it comes to surf. In fact, from north to south you can find lots of surfing spots.

Big Bold Zinfandel from Down Under. Plus Wine News in Brief!

Pommard Pinot Noir

Vadio Bairrada Tinto 2015

The winery at the Marimar Estate - photo courtesy of the winery.


This was one of the first Cult wines and what makes it lovely is that all proceeds go to charity. 'Hey, do they put a little brett in there ...

Berretes 2014 (Microbodega Rodríguez Morán)

Aliaga Lágrima de Garnacha Rosado from old vines Garnacha grapes, one of the greatest rosados in Spain.


Good structure with mature tannins, minerals (chalk), a touch of coffee. It's very long, and you feel the flavours come back in waves.

Torres Salmos 2015 (91 pts) ...

The producers have no doubt about it: “In these Escherndorfer Lump wines lie our ...

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"We hereby claim this valley in the name of the Allegheny Wine Mixer."