About Dashing wines etc

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It was Martyn who asked what was different about us and I thought about the mountains of “stuff” which had mysteriously arrived in our house over time. Fortunately he meant the website and Dashing Wines ….. Over the years I have been lucky enough to get to know and work with a wide range of … [Read more...]

Daniel and Marie Beatrice’s Muscadet

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The husband and wife team of Daniel Bideau and Marie Beatrice Giraud produce outstanding Muscadet with a very complex citrusy flavour distinctive to the Mortier Gobin, one of the area’s finest vineyards  - where I had my first job in France, pruning with Daniel’s uncle in a cold January more than … [Read more...]

3 generations at Domaine Roger Perrin

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The three generations of the Roger Perrin family together produce some of the best Chateauneuf-du-Pâpe in the appellation. Veronique Perrin-Rolin took over the Domaine with her son Xavier in 2010 and Yvette, her mother, still helps out. Veronique is a well-known consultant winemaker in her own … [Read more...]

Late Summer 2015 Offer

Our September offer has some wonderful domaine wines from the Loire. While Sancerre and Pouilly Fume are justly well known, many of the other wines here are overlooked examples of pure hedonism. The Rhone valley is still an area of great value for money with opulent wines with terrific fruit. We … [Read more...]

February Offer 2015

Our February Offer has a careful selection of some sumptuous Bordeaux’s and wonderfully individual and undervalued wines from South West France, our Spanish Offer ranges from pleasing everyday wines to the iconic. We have - BORDEAUX & THE SOUTH WEST Bordeaux Chateaux Conseillans & … [Read more...]

Burgundy & Champagne offer November/December 2014

Our November selection will have the perfect wines for Christmas with some of the wine world’s finest and choicest wines - domaine bottled Beaujolais, Burgundies and Champagnes.  We will be offering - Beaujolais Villages 2013 from 100 year old vines Brouilly 2013, Fleurie 2013, Chenas 2013 & … [Read more...]