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Banish that winter cold

Advantages: Sweet and strong
Disadvantages: too much gives you a headache!

Here I sit, wrapped up in a blanket, big mug of steaming honey and lemon in hand, box of tissues at my side and feeling completely miserable. Ah yes, it's cold season again. Forgive me if I splutter and sneeze on you. If, like me, you can't or won't let ...

fb6668 03.10.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Stones Green Ginger Wine

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Stoned love!

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Stones ginger wine has been around since 1740 when it was manufactured by the Finsbury distillery. However it wasn’t until Joseph Stone decided to buy it to sell from his grocer’s shop that it really gained in popularity. Joseph Stone even gave the fortif ...

anwar 07.03.2010 · Read full review
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Not just for drinking

Advantages: Tasty
Disadvantages: You might not like ginger

...ginger not only is it good for you but it is tasty and warming too, a bottle of Stones ginger wine will cost you around £4 a bottle from tesco's which is a reasonable price to pay for a bottle of wine. I love the taste of this as it's ...

Sunnysmiles 04.12.2012 · Read full review
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This gives me a tonic

Advantages: Lovely taste and I feel it picks me up
Disadvantages: Nothing at all

...it has to be a nice red wine like a Merlot or a Rioja and I usually buy mine from Tesco’s when my daughter takes me. A nice wine I have been drinking lately has been the Sanatogen wine and I bought this because I was feeling a l ...

randy_edith 01.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Sanatogen Original Tonic Wine

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Pour me Another and Pass the Olives

Advantages: Smooth dry aperitif
Disadvantages: Not everyone's cuppa

SHERRY ANYONE? I'm not usually a sherry drinker; in fact, I'd normally go some distance to avoid it. Memories of various cream sherries, pale or dark, exchanged at Christmas or as thank-you gifts ensured further sinister connotations. The sickly swee ...

nubbler 13.02.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Hidalgo la Gitana Manzanilla Sherry

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