Each month, to inspire your tables and encourage you to try new food and wine pairings we’ll be highlighting some of the best ingredients that are in season with a couple of recipe ideas and the wines we think compliment them the best.Continue reading Our Favourite Food & Wine Pairings for this Month
Ever opened or been served a bottle of wine and thought ‘hmm…not sure this looks right’ or ‘that smells dodgy’, or even ‘this wine must be off because it’s got bits of cork floating in it!’? If it’s ‘yes’ to either of the first two, there’s a good chance your wine’s faulty. However, the last one isn’t necessarily an issue and I’ll explain why a bit later.Continue reading Wine Faults & How To Identify Them
When most wine drinkers think about Sauvignon Blanc, they think of Marlborough in New Zealand but the grape variety’s spiritual home is actually in the Loire Valley in central France.Continue reading The Lure of the Loire Valley – An Education on Sauvignon Blanc
Now that the summer calendar is well underway and the longest day approaches, along with that long-anticipated break in the weather, it’s time to whip off the garden furniture covers, fire up the BBQ and stock the fridge with thirst quenching wines to match the occasion. It’s officially Rosé season!Continue reading In The Pink – It’s the Start of Rosé Season!