Tag Archives: Rioja

Roast Beef and Rioja

It’s Sunday, it’s winter, it’s roast beef. What better? I don’t need to expand on the meal, the only question is what to drink. With roast beef there is a very wide choice. Our usual preference is claret, but today … Continue reading

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Nothing if not Conventional – Roast Lamb and Rioja

The wine is The Society’s Rioja Crianza 2006. It is 13% alcohol and currently £6.95 from The Wine Society. What can I say? It is a classic combination and this Rioja is very reliable and very good value. It is … Continue reading

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A Dining Experience – La Bécasse

A celebration in our family tends to involve a special meal which, this time, took the form of an outing to La Bécasse, a Michelin starred restaurant in Ludlow, Shropshire whose chef is Will Holland. This is very serious cooking, … Continue reading

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