Tag Archives: Portuguese wine

The Wine That Came in from the Cold

All the Bond noise last month made me seek retreat in a rather more reflective spy film, The Spy who Came in From the Cold. I’d never seen it before but remember being chilled by the book in my early … Continue reading

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Viajante: the essence of Portugal

My grandparents used to have a flat in the Algarve which my parents would borrow every summer. We would fly armed with a bottle of Johnnie Walker Black Label to give to the manager of the Penina Hotel so that … Continue reading

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