V is for Variety

Wouldn’t you agree that we are spoilt with the abundance and choice of wines on the modern market? Let’s face it, there is such a huge variety of styles and flavours, fit for every occasion! It alarms me however, that many of us (and I am probably one of the… Read more

From Babylonia to the Baltic – A Tale about Bubbles!

‘Come brothers, hurry, I am drinking stars!’ remarked Dom Pérignon (1658-1715), the French monk accredited with discovering how to make Champagne. Source: flickriver.com   Do you know what is one of the great loves of my life?   It is without a doubt, sparkling wine – ranging from Champagne through to fine quality Cava,… Read more