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Chester Beer & Wine Spring Portfolio Tasting

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I have a confession: I’m somewhat of a serial offender when it comes to Chester Beer & Wine events. I don’t need much convincing to go for a few drinks at the best of times but when you’re invited to a portfolio tasting session with about 14 of reps showing around 200 of their favourite wines and spirits – well,…

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Too much good whisky is barely enough

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  “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” ― Mark Twain   A few years back I wouldn’t have been caught dead drinking whiskey. Couldn’t stomach the stuff. Couldn’t even muster the will to sniff it. I thought it was a vile substance purposefully brewed to torture people and I was absolutely convinced…

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