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RED WINE TONIGHT, VAMPIRES' DELIGHT

Advantages: Fruity, not as acidic as many reds
Disadvantages: Leaves mouth dry

Ah! At last – a red one! Wine that is, I have written about numerous white wines and a few beers and for once I thought I’d branch out into the world of red wine as quite a few people leave comments that they prefer red wine. Personally I prefer a medi ...

blurbubble 11.01.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Stowells of Chelsea Tempranillo

Raise my glasses!

Advantages: Affordable & Widely Available
Disadvantages: An over-rated brand.....

**** Taste Section Now Added to!! **** OK, so I guess it had to happen - I had to buy a bottle of wine on one of my rare days off. I run a restaurant so have wine aplenty all the other days of the week, and its ALL lovely thanks to our brilliant win ...

shaunandlisa 15.12.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Stowells of Chelsea Tempranillo

Drink it by the box!

Advantages: Consistently good quality wine, excellent value
Disadvantages: Price can vary between retailers, beware.

I "discovered" Stowells wines when they offered them at my local Somerfield 3 bottles for £10. I chose 2 white (for the wife!) and a bottle of red for me which happened to be Tempranillo. I went back a bought a futher 3 bottles of just Tempranillo once ...

Wino2006 22.09.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Stowells of Chelsea Tempranillo

LOVELY LOW PRICED SPANISH RED

Advantages: EASY DRINKING GOOD QUALITY
Disadvantages: NONE

I HAVE BEEN A FAN OF SPANISH WINES FOR A LONG TIME AND HAD PREVIOUSLY FAVOURED THE SOFT FRUITY FLAVOUR OF A RIOJA, BUT I FIND THE COLOUR OF THIS WINE A LOVELY DEEP RED BUT IS NOT A HEAVY WINE IN FACT I WOULD SAY IT IS ON THE LIGHTER END OF THE SCALE. IT ...

mogs40 14.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Stowells of Chelsea Tempranillo

Robust Rioja Reserva - Recommended

Advantages: Tastes great; easy to find in supermarkets; frequently on offer
Disadvantages: Need to shop around to avoid paying too much

Faustino is one of the great names of Spanish winemaking – the group was founded over 140 years ago - and it’s a brand you’ll find in supermarkets as well as specialist wine stores. In recent years I’ve found that the space on supermarket shelves has incr ...

fizzytom 23.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Faustino V Rioja Reserva