Tag Archives: Evelyn Waugh

Should we boycott Fulvio Bressan?

It’s not often that wine scandals spill over into the real world. Normally wine people fight over arcane matters such as sulphur levels or what sort of barrel you should age your wine. Last night I noticed a full-blown brouhaha … Continue reading

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Do wine writers need qualifications?

I was reading the comment section on a wine blog late one Friday night (how my life has changed in the last four years!) Someone had written in to voice his displeasure that people could start blogs and pronounce on … Continue reading

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Booze interview: Roger Scruton

Introducing a new occasional series – interviews with writers about their drinking habits. For my first guest I am honoured to have philosopher Roger Scruton. For many years Scruton wrote a column for the New Statesman. It was ostensibly about … Continue reading

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