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RESIDENTS OF Chinon, France, have made the most of their illustrious native son, François Rabelais, attaching his name to schools, hospitals, streets and even restaurants and bars. The last two seem particularly fitting since the 16th-century writer and doctor was nearly as famous for his appetite as he was for his prose. A fan of local wines, Rabelais could also pen a pretty good tasting note. In one example, he compared the wines of Chinon to taffeta.

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Now I know you have bills to pay, college loans to defray and retirement plans to fund.

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But would you be upset if I made one little irresponsible-ish suggestion ? that you invest just a small percentage of that refund in your wine education? I mean, when else can you do it? And if life is too short to drink bad wine, it?s surely long enough for one little splurge.

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It?s easy to be cynical and believe, as a friend once told me ? that any wine priced over $15 a bottle is just the winemaker?s ego.

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Sometimes I think my job title should include “detective,” as in “Peter Dills: Wine Detective.” I guess, for that matter, most of us who carry a pen could fall into that category. Things that I assume are common knowledge might be unknown to those of you who just have a glass or two of wine now and then.

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Think about this: Where does your wine come from? Where does the label say it is from? There is a simple way to know by looking at the label if the wine is estate grown and, generally speaking, the label will tell you the percentage of that grape.

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For example: “Estate grown” means that 100 percent of the grapes come from the winery even if that winery owns vineyards in different regions, i.e. Paso Robles and Lodi. On the other hand, do the grapes come from a small section of Sonoma or Napa — which are given AVA labels; an American Viticultural Area is a designated wine grape-growing region — or can they be pinpointed to the Alexander Valley, a region on the edge of Sonoma? If the latter case, then it has to be at least 85 percent wine from Alexander Valley.

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Wine-related tourism could add up to £50 million to the Welsh economy in 20 years’ time, according to one grower who is selling Welsh wine to France.

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Richard Morris, from Ancre Hill estates winery in the Wye Valley, believes there’s still a lot of catching up to do when it comes to Wales’ wine industry.

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Mr Morris said the wine industry currently brings in around £7.6m into the Welsh economy, and has created around 174 jobs.

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) Modestly billed as “a tasting of organic, biodynamic and natural wines”, The Real Wine Fair, held in East London a couple of weeks back, is in fact one of the UK’s most vibrant wine events, featuring dozens of small-scale producers defined by their low- or no-chemical approach. This scene is not without its critics, particularly of those working under the “natural” banner where the idea is to avoid additions in the winery as well as the vineyard. It’s an approach that requires a great deal of skill and sensitivity if it’s not to yield wines of cloudy bacterial funkiness. But natural wine stalwart Thierry Puzelat has always been blessed with both attributes, and his red Loire blend of gamay and pinot noir is as deliciously fluent and lively as ever.

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) While not every wine at the RWF was a success, there were many more hits than misses – a higher hit rate, in fact, than I usually find at more “conventional” wine tastings of this scale. For all the hipster “tatts and ‘taches” stylings of some of the producers (not to mention the crowd), the show proved that natural wine is much more than a foodie fad, with impressive showings from the USA, Chile, South Africa and Georgia, as well as the more traditional European heartland. Italy was a standout, with personal favourites including nervy whites from Fattoria San Lorenzo in the Marche and a bunch of Sicilians: Marco di Bartoli, COS, Anna Martens and Arianna Occhipinti, the latter’s SP68 red blend a spicy, blood orange and lavender-scented wonder.

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Spanish producers have also embraced the natural philosophy with frequently exciting results. One of the stars of the RWF was Daniel Landi, who makes a set of graceful, distinctive garnacha reds, both under his own name in the Méntrida region of Toledo south of Madrid, and with his partner Marc Isart as Bodegas Commando G in the Sierra de Gredos to the west of the Spanish capital (the latter project’s La Bruja de Rozas 2014, £17.50, josephbarneswines.com, is a good place to start). Also worth investigating is Catalonia’s Celler Credo, a specialist in white grape xarel.lo, with the Miranius a gently charming and refreshing mix of fennel, apple and minerals.

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