One Year Older and None the Wiser

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Today (disregarding the time difference) it was officially one year ago since I started my website. Happy one-year anniversary to me! And without exaggerating, a lot has happened in the last year… A year ago, I could never even have imagined the reality we now are living in. My supposed six months ...

Mistakes and Other Good Learning Experiences

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Mistakes and Other Good Learning Experiences I do not say this often, but I am proud of myself. This site is finally starting to come around. It has taken me far longer then I expected, but as far as a little side project goes, it is starting to look good. I ...

This is officially The End

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The end of the 2020 vintage that is, for the southern hemisphere. What else could I be talking about… Cabernet Sauvignon After the year Australia has had, this vintage is going to be an interesting one (interesting is a word I like to use when there are no other polite terms). Here ...

Life indulgence

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Sometimes working in the wine industry can be very demanding; long, irregular hours, physically and mentally demanding… And then, other times life is really good. The biggest part of my job is to talk to people about wine and food. And that is something I genuinely love to do. But to do it, I also need a ...