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Important - Saturday 25th June
June 14, 2022
Please be aware that whilst the shop will be open on Saturday 25th June (10am-1pm) neither of the Jonathans are able to be here that day. The shop will be manned by Neil who drives for us from time to time, but would freely admit that he doesn't know his way around the store or have […]
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The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Long Weekend
May 10, 2022
We are sure you are aware that Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd June are Bank Holidays to mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.  Our shop will be closed on both of those days and we will be bringing forward our regular Thursday & Friday delivery days to Tuesday & Wednesday that week. However, our shop will be open on […]
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Why Not Bring Andalucia To Home...
May 5, 2022
A few years ago my wife and I happened to be in Seville for the Spring Fair which takes place around this time of year.  Everyone dresses up and there was food, wine, music and dancing throughout the day which continued long into the night accompanied by fireworks on the banks of the River Guadalquivir right next to […]
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Spring Winetasting Tickets
April 6, 2022
Tickets are now on sale for our Spring/Summer Winetasting on Thursday 19th May at Ipswich Town Football Club.  Please click here to purchase tickets. The format will be the same as our previous tastings as a "walk round" event where you may come and go as you please.  Some of our suppliers will be present to showcase some of […]
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The Wizard of Oz Retires & New Australian Wines
March 29, 2022
Well, we say "retires" but it's more of a sideways move really.  We have followed Rolf Binder for many years, entranced as we are with his magical touch as a winemaker in producing the characteristic wines of the Barossa Valley whilst maintaining a degree of control frequently missed by others. Rolf's father (another Rolf) set […]
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The Price of Fuel & Wine Tasting Dates
March 14, 2022
We saw a cartoon this week (from the brilliant "Mac") showing a couple sitting at their kitchen table reading the paper.  Husband says to wife "I've done the sums and we can either fill the car up with petrol, or buy Chelsea Football club." We've had a letter from the national carriers we use (APC) […]
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February Bin Ends, Suffolk Wine Courses & New Website Features
February 7, 2022
February Bin Ends As anticipated, Monday's stocktake revealed a few more oddments that we would like to move through. These are in the Online Deals section of the website which you can browse by clicking here. Some of these lines are coming to a natural end, others are the final few bottles of an outgoing […]
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Our Christmas 2021 Opening Hours
December 1, 2021
Christmas Opening Hours Please find below details of our Christmas 2021 Opening Hours.  Normal opening hours (see the end of this email) apply until Christmas Eve. Friday 24th December: 10am-1pmSaturday 25th December: ClosedSunday 26th December: ClosedMonday 27th December: ClosedTuesday 28th December: ClosedWednesday 29th December: 10am-4pmThursday 30th December: 10am-4pmFriday 31st December: 10am-4pm (local delivery service available)Saturday 1st January: ClosedSunday 2nd January: ClosedMonday 3rd January: ClosedTuesday 4th January ClosedBack […]
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Black Friday & Stock Issues
November 26, 2021
My daughter has been looking to buy a television.  Being the organised person that she is, she has done her research checking prices at both local and national retailers.  She has been watching the online prices daily which, interestingly, are identical for this particular make and model wherever she looks.  Recently the retailers she has been monitoring all advertised […]
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Alcohol units and calories
October 18, 2017
Wines of Interest is committed to the Public Health Responsibility Deal in relation to the consumption of alcohol. To this extent we provide this information on alcoholic units, how to calculate them and the associated calorific values. Please note however that we are Wine Merchants and not doctors nor scientists. If you require more detailed […]
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How much to pay
October 18, 2017
This is almost an unanswerable question because we all have different tastes and budgets – this influences our opinion of what may, or may not, be good value for money.  Regardless of your budget we hope that this information will help you to decide where your money is best spent! How Much Should I Spend […]
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Storing wine
October 18, 2017
The facts on storing wine are mostly common sense, but serving wine is more subjective. Nevertheless, we offer some guidelines in case they are of help. Where Should I Store My Wine?Cellars are ideal because the wine will be kept at a fairly constant temperature, out of direct sunlight and away from vibration. They are […]
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