This story is clearly adored by Sir Michael, who owns a Californian vineyard of his own, and who commissioned a painting of that fateful blind taste test, which takes pride of place just beyond the hotel's cellars. Guests wanting to enter into the spirit of the Judgement of Paris can eat a pairing menu for dinner where they too are challenged to a blind taste test! All of the hotel's pairing offerins are quite superb and the experience goes way beyond good food and drink; each declicious course is paired with a specific wine, selected by the sommelier and delivered at times in normal glasses, and at others in a black glass - the perfect receptacle for a blind test - you literally cannot see what you're drinking. … [Read more...] about The perfect hotel for wine enthusiasts: The Vineyard
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With a price guide of $1.2 million, Ms Baker said that she has “almost done a deal” on the three-bedroom weekender at 27 Wagstaffe Ave. The cottage includes a travertine courtyard with a shady veranda and gorgeous gardens and has only been on the market a week. … [Read more...] about Three adorable cottages listed on the New South Wales Central Coast
One thing for sure is that the name has stuck – it is even on Google Maps. And Turbo Island remains close to the community’s heart – there used to be a sign there that read: “Turbo Island, the heart of Stokes Croft.” There’s also a collection of prints and T-shirts by a local illustrator named after it. It says something about the resolutely contrarian vibe of this part of the city that an area best known for all-hours public drinking isn’t a gripe, but a treasured landmark. … [Read more...] about Turbo Island is a ‘space left over after planning’ – and Bristolians want it back
She can also ask if any friends or family members could take her out in their car to practice for free - although if she is going to be driving someone else’s car she should look at getting insured through a short-term learner driver policy that lasts for a few days or months. … [Read more...] about I can’t save money on £1,200 a month maternity pay – how can I buy a house?
True love: During their date John shared a snap of his wife at the dinner table, looking beautiful as she posed for the picture, which he captioned: 'My Valentine, I love this woman' … [Read more...] about Chrissy Teigen and husband John Legend hire a PRIVATE JET to travel to their Valentine’s dinner date 500 miles away… after serenading each other in sweet tribute post