Awards and citations:

1997: Le Prix du Champagne Lanson Noble Cuvée Award for investigations into Champagne for the Millennium investment scams

2001: Le Prix Champagne Lanson Ivory Award for

2011: Vindic d'Or MMXI – 'Meilleur blog anti-1855'

2011: Robert M. Parker, Jnr: ‘This blogger...’:

2012: Born Digital Wine Awards: No Pay No Jay – best investigative wine story

2012: International Wine Challenge – Personality of the Year Award

Friday, 19 February 2016

Lisbon – good times on Thursday

Street view looking towards Estrela 
from western edge of Bairro Alta  

The Tagus Bay from a viewpoint 

 Statue @viewpoint 

Women@Mercado da Ribeira

Flowers in the market

Cais do Sodre station – detail

Excellent crab in simple, friendly restaurant in Alcantara
A lunchtime treat

 Tinto Vulcânico @ Garrafeira Alfaia, Lisbon 
(above and below) 
An another excellent evening in this great wine bar


2010 Dão, Touriga Nacional, Quinta da Fata

Great white Port – Andresen 10 YO: one for the the road!

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