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Our wine expert is back, this time finding a decent wine for under a fiver

This week, I headed off to Lidl in search of a bottle of wine on a student budget, and I was more than pleasantly surprised to stumble across a Riesling Thornicher St Michael 2017, from the Mosel region in Germany, for just £4.99. Served chilled, this medium dry white is the perfect accompaniment for a […]

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A breakdown of some affordable wines to enjoy on your romantic date night

At times it can be difficult to select a good yet affordable wine for a romantic date. If you’re in the mood for white wine, try Mas Buscados’ Macabeo sobre lías found in Cork & Cask in Marchmont for just £7.50. It is a full-bodied and dry wine with medium acidity, giving it a crisp […]

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Our resident wine expert reviews an affordable Tesco red wine

Despite the hype behind dry January, I have started 2019 with the intention of reviewing wines that don’t surpass the student budget. Often as a student, it is hard to know what a wine is going to taste like from just looking at the label. It would be great to encourage more students to appreciate […]