Pulling On The Green Shirt – Nationality and Wine

With the St. Patrick’s Day, a wine lover’s thought naturally turn to alarm at how quickly our national holiday has rolled around again, and of course the idea of pulling on the Green Shirt and seeking out Irish wines and maybe some Irish spirits. As I set off to root out those Irish wines, it quickly became clear that Ireland really is an idea, a … Continue reading Pulling On The Green Shirt – Nationality and Wine

Beyond Pink – Valentines Day Wines

Valentine’s Day is at last upon us, and after almost a month of having to hack your way through the layers of pink cards, pink bows, pink and satin boxes of chocolates and of course, the almost ocean-like walls of pink wines that miraculously appear for the 14th of February, no one who has ventured from their home can legitimately say they did not realise … Continue reading Beyond Pink – Valentines Day Wines