In 2002, this site started life. Long before the word 'blog' was widespread, wine-lines.com was really just that - a chance for me to explore my thoughts and views about the world of wine in its widest form, online. It's taken a while to get back online, but here we are again. Welcome.
Reflections
Slicing the price of wine

Slicing the price of wine

The price of alcohol is all over the news this week in the UK, with the wine trade – and the average wine drinker – feeling rather embattled by the rise in prices. On Wednesday, the budget was announced, with the government adding 5% to alcohol duty and taking the level of duty paid on...
Brescia-bound: Wine & Classic Cars

Brescia-bound: Wine & Classic Cars

An enthusiasm for wine and a love of classic cars may not at first appear to have much in common, but for me they embody many of the same qualities. Next month, I’m travelling to Brescia in Northern Italy for the European Wine Bloggers Conference. I’m much looking forward to it, for the chance to...