How to store If most wine is made to be drunk within a year or two of the vintage and most of us consume what we buy within days of … Continue Reading Practical storage tips to keep your wine at its best until the moment you pull the cork!
Located on the East Coast of the US sits a crazy place , a place that’s very stressful, full of suits and more coffee houses than you can “shake … Continue Reading …. and now for something completely different ! New York : Long Island wines
Learning about wine is easy , what makes it hard is stuffiness and the lack of freely given information given to those that hold the wine knowledge. The key to … Continue Reading Unstuffy learning: Learning to love Chardonnay : Chablis Premier cru (1er) (3/4)
Chablis vineyard If you refer to my last post on Petit Chablis you’ll remember ( won’t you ) that Petit Chablis lies on the outskirts of Chablis itself. Not on … Continue Reading Unstuffy Learning: How to love Chardonnay – Chablis.(2/4)
A study has shown that people can get 15% more pleasure out of their wines by simultaneously drinking and listening to the right kind of music. (and that’s fabulous news … Continue Reading Wine and music – don’t laugh, it will enrich you !
Just look how beautiful the set of photos are – highlighting almost every single welsh vineyard in the UK On the quest for an unstuffy world i thought how could … Continue Reading Welsh vineyards – The hidden gems !
Love it or hate it. Most of us are in one camp or the other. But do we really know Chardonnay? It is one of those grapes that has so … Continue Reading Unstuffy Learning: How to love Chardonnay – Petit Chablis.(1/4)
Having spent a wonderful 2 weeks in Puglia 2 years ago I thought this time would be time repeating itself . Puglia has grown to be one of my favourite … Continue Reading From Montelauro to Ochio Rias – well almost!! Just a little closer and arguably a lot prettier !
June has seen scorching hot weather, some of the hottest days on record. The last time the mercury edged this high was in the 1970’s and no fashionable summer dinner party … Continue Reading Chilled to perfection…?
This year , as happens every year, in the wine market the release of the en-primeur wines is upon us. The importance of price relies on the quality of the … Continue Reading En- Primeur 2016 : Leoville barton -the one to watch with unbeatable value !