The Wine Centre

01206 271 236 A134 Colchester - Sudbury road
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The Wine Centre is run by husband & wife team Anthony & Janet Borges of Great Horkesley, together with Merrill Harrington of Stoke by Nayland, all of whom have a wealth of retail experience. Anthony is responsible for the selection of Wines, Beers & Spirits and is passionate about the role of an independent wine merchant in today`s world. We offer a genuine alternative to the mainstream of drinks found in the multiples and our uniqueness coupled with our friendly enthusiasm and the quality we offer is what makes us that little bit special. Our absolute aim is to give satisfaction. – Description from Dragac

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  • Can you imagine going to a restaurant and ordering food you’d never heard of, shelling out for a theatre ticket without having some idea of what the show was about, or choosing a dress you didn’t even like? Of course not. But that’s what happens when it comes to wine. Sadly, most people haven’t a clue what they’re buying; the price tag, an attra... Read More

    From the article Is the wine world shutting you out?

  • According to the experts, wine tourism attracts a large number of domestic and overseas visitors in Spain (one of the most popular destinations around the world) and the figures can grow in such country during the next months thanks to its amazing infraestructures and tourist attractions in the main areas where people can taste the local wine pr... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Rise of wine tourism in Spain...

  • Thank you Richard, great advise.. I will probably skip the coast region on this trip (Muscadet), already lots of driving and enough to do and drink in centre and eastern Loire. I am in France almost every year lately as my mother lives in Germany half an hour from the french border (and 20 minutes from the Mosel!!). So there will be another poss... Read More

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  • Hi everybody, haven´t posted for a while... too busy drinking wine.Anyway, I have a trip to the Loire Valley coming up in July. We will stay 4 nights in Saumure and 2 nights in Sancerre. Anybody has ideas of which winemakers to visit? I like Pinots, Sauvignon Blanc, some Cabernet Franc and wouldn´t mind visiting a good Cremant maker. Anybody bee... Read More

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  • The Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland (RASQ) will celebrate 16 years of its yearly wine contest when it kicks off the RASQ Wine Show and Mediterranean Challenge this Saturday and Sunday at the Clive Berghofer Events Centre in Toowoomba.  The Chronicle’s (Australia) Meghan Harris previewed the wine show yesterday, interviewing an RASQ repr... Read More

    From the article Toowoomba Test: Queensland Wine Contest Starts This Weekend

  • The University of Adelaide recently celebrated the opening of its Training ...;The wine centre’s director, Professor Vladimir Jiranek, said its work would help winemakers manage flavour and alcohol content in ways that met consumer and market demands,” wrote Tom Fedorowytsch, a reporter for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.  A temperamen... Read More

    From the article New Aussie University Training Center Gets Inside Mind of British Drinkers

  • Just when you thought the news about robots roaming the skies above the vineyards or the earth below  had come to an end, the Royal Society of Chemistry's online publication, Chemistry World, released a report about Japanese scientists led by Kohji Mitsubayashi who created a machine which uses visual cues to determine the scent of a wine. “Diffe... Read More

    From the article Japanese Sniff Cam: The Shape of Your Wine Glass Matters

  • It all started with a Facebook post.  This past week the Australian Broadcast Corporation's (ABC) Natalie Whiting ran a story about a McLaren Vale winemaker who offered up through Facebook an excess block of grapes for anyone who was willing to use the purchase for charity. The response to winemaker Jock Harvey's call, Whiting wrote, was phenome... Read More

    From the article Wine Community Bands Together To Help Aussie Homeless

  • They've got the trains; all they need is the track. A team of investors and dreamers is trying to reinstate the now-defunct Barossa wine train, a rail-runner which once transported wine enthusiasts through Australia's arguably most famous wine region.  “The wine train operated for more than four years from 1998, but the operation ceased in 2003,... Read More

    From the article Aussie Wine Train May Resurrect Its Choo-Choo Travels

  • Most fairy tales have a happy ending but there’s a wonderful story that unfolds every year in the middle of France, bringing wealth and riches to the poor every time it’s told. And, as if by magic, the bags of gold grow bigger with every telling. Are you sitting comfortably? Way back in 1440 the Chancellor of Burgundy, Nicolas Rolin, looked from... Read More

    From the article Meet The Hospices de Beaune

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