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The New Order News from the home front: I have finally recovered from the flu. I'm working on a very long article for The World of Fine Wine which ought to have been finished by now but for the flu.
As soon as I can find time, I'll be sending out my first of the New Order newsletter. This one will focus on a young grower in Vouvray.
Remember to sign up for the Newsletter. I know, I know, I've been silent for ages. All the Salons in Angers, followed by the worst bout of flu I've had since the Asiatic flu in the s. It's a long, bronchitis-filled goodbye, this flu. And, praise be, quite a few deadlines keeping me busy.
So here's my plan: I'll no longer post tasting notes on the site. I'll send them out as a Newsletter. So, if you want to get the posts, please sign up for the newsletter -- if you haven't already done so.
Go to the French Feast page. In the right hand margin you should see the place where you can sign up for the newsletter. Once you've signed up, you should receive an email asking you to confirm. If this system fails, please let me know and I'll try to take care of it. As ever, on the Home Page, I'll note what articles of mine have appeared lately.
I've got two coming out that you'll want to read I hope. So I'll let you know when they're hot off the presses. New posts continue under awards. Both awards on my mantel.
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