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Of Grapes and Greasepaint

Issue: June 30, 2001

June 30, 2001 Of Grapes and Greasepaint By Julian Curry As an actor and a wine nut, I've always relished opportunities to combine the two. For example, in an episode of the TV series Rumpole of the Bailey, my character Claude Erskine-Brown finds himself in a blissfully silly scene, criticizing a wine's "nose" to his friend Horace Rumpole, who misunderstands and indignantly defends his own nose.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 30, 2001.

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