Posted in November 2016

Thanksgiving Drinks!

Thanksgiving Drinks!

You don’t have to live in America to enjoy a good tipple in honour of Thanksgiving, so I have selected a few of our favourite USA wines that are sure to impress! Why not start with a delicious Californian Chardonnay? I’d go with the La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay 2014, it has just the right amount … Continue reading

Shiraz: An Australian Legend

Shiraz: An Australian Legend

Everyone knows Shiraz, the name alone brings up memories of fruity, juicy and more often than not bold blackcurrant flavoured wines from Australia. Originally a Mediterranean grape variety, Shiraz or Syrah (as it is know in in France) first landed in Australia in the 1830s and they have never looked back – Shiraz is now … Continue reading

Firework & Wine Matching!

Firework & Wine Matching!

Bonfire Night is fast approaching, and it’s the perfect time to have a little bit of fun with your wine pairings – so how about a few wine matches for your firework display? Sparkler – Everyone loves a sparkler, and it has to be fizz to match! So how about a delicious glass of your favourite Champagne or … Continue reading

Best Bonfire Night Cocktails

Best Bonfire Night Cocktails

A few simple drink recipes to get you set up for a brilliant Bonfire night! 1. Mulled Wine 1 bottle red wine 60g/2oz demerara sugar 1 cinnamon stick grated nutmeg 1 orange, halved 1 dried bay leaf A splash of sloe gin or brandy (optional) Star Anise (Optional) Put the wine in a saucepan with … Continue reading