My Gift to You: Wine Tip

For all you good and loyal folk who follow my scribbles, a little gift in the form of a wine tip: The 2014 Evel Douro by Real Companhia Velha, from Portugal’s Douro region in the north, costs between $10 and $12 but tastes like a $40 bottle of wine – and earns 90 points by […]

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When I was a boy, my father used to tell me how he sneakily fished for salmon in the shadow of Francisco Franco in 1950s Spain. That tale became the inspiration for The Man with No Borders. These are some salmon flies he handmade and which I still have – and cherish.

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