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Here's to 2017 and all the bottles we can enjoy together ...
We are halfway through January and as I write, it is according to the papers "Blue Monday".  As far as I can see from what the papers are writing most days are "Blue" what with the likes of Trump, Putin, Brexit, rail strikes, weather, Dry January - need I go on?
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Christmas Orders
We just wanted to let you know our opening hours over the Festive period.
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Hunters Wines Hunters Wines
James is the next generation in the Hunter family who will be taking this iconic winery to its next stage under the watchful eye of his Aunt Jane, who is still very much hands on ensuring everything is as it should be.
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Michael Jobling Wines Blog Archive 2015

Wednesday 16th December 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Christmas

News from the Overcooked Sprout

News from the Overcooked Sprout
I am afraid the way I am feeling I would compare myself to an over cooked sprout!
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Wednesday 18th November 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Oporto

Oporto
It seems an age away since my trip to Oporto yet it was only last week ...
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Friday 30th October 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Comfort Reds

These wines will be my comfort blanket for the next month or so ...
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Friday 21th August 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Producer Focus

Casa Silva

Susy Atkins in the Sunday Telegraph has recomended Casa Silvas Reserva Viognier, this is what she had to say about it
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Thursday 23th July 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Producer Focus

The Raconteur

What is it with South Africa? We have just taken delivery of two new cracking wines from South Africa, they wiull make ideal drinking for barbeques - when summer returns!
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Tuesday 30th June 2015 | by Andrew Higgs |  Producer Focus

Two wines from South Africa worth trying

Andrew Higgs, Higgsy as he is affectionately known by us, has been supplying Michael Jobling Wines since we first started. Over the years he has become a great friend, he is a Chelsea supporter but we don't hold that against him. Here he is talking about two of his latest offerings to us.
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Thursday 4th June 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Wines to enjoy in the Sunshine

With this lovely spell of weather the office has been transferred to the garden bench and table. I know it will not last forever but I might as well make the most of it while it is here!
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Thursday 2th April 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Easter 2015

Easter is looming which can only mean lots of Easter Eggs = lots of choclolate related puddings. Yummy but a wine lovers nightmare.
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Tuesday 3th March 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Mothers Day

This missive is targeted at the menfolk out there.
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Sunday 15th February 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Chinese New Year

Have you dusted off the wok in readiness for the Chinese New Year?
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Saturday 7th February 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Valentines

Right boys Valentines day falls on a Saturday so it gives you the opportunity to push the boat out to impress and gain mega brownie points with your partner, wife or girlfriend (please delete where applicable).
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Sunday 25th January 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Burns Night

I am a bit of a traditionalist when it comes to Burns Night.
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Tuesday 20th January 2015 | by Michael Jobling |  Main Category

Dry January

I have a number of friends who are doing "the dry January".
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