How to choose wine in a restaurant

  It’s likely that we’ve all been there at some point. Let’s set the scene. The wine list is being passed around the table like it’s a hot potato – the group you are dining with are all eating something completely different (making the wine complimenting the food scenario virtually… Read more

For the Love of an Italian Varietal

For some, February brings with it a healthy dose of anticipation of how the Royal Mail will possibly manage the hefty load of Valentine’s cards to be delivered to their door. For others, the sheer intermittent presence of that elusive ball in the sky (aka ‘the sun’), provides the promise… Read more

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