Archive for the 'From France' Category

Wine of the Week

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

For those of you who haven’t noticed yet, have a look at the tag lines for the blog posts over the last few months and you’ll notice that Mrs VdeT appears to be doing all the “heavy lifting” on this blog. So for that reason, we have agreed to add a new feature to the […]

50 Million Bubbles Floating To The Surface…

Monday, August 21st, 2006

Hard to imagine but that is the commonly held belief about the number of bubbles in a single glass of Champagne. I’m sure that point could be debated ad infinitum and there are undoubtedly individuals out there, with that kind of time, who would be more than happy to engage in the debate. For my […]

In Defence of Bordeaux Futures….

Sunday, July 23rd, 2006

Ok, so I never thought that I would be writing a post about Bordeaux Futures. Surely that would be the domain of “that guy”. You know who “that guy” is, sure you do. We all know him, we’ve all met him and he’s either annoyed or bored the hell out of all us when we […]

Dinner at George

Friday, July 21st, 2006

To celebrate five years of wedded bliss (where does the time go?), we had dinner at a local restaurant called George. For special occassions, it is tough to get Mr Vin de Table to eat anywhere other than our favourite restaurant, but this time he agreed to try something else, so George it was. In […]