Category Archives: Wine Lovers Tips.

Food goes with Wine but which food and which wine?

The eternal question – you are throwing a dinner party or it might be a special occasion and you want to make it special! I have some idea what foods to pair with some wines but I I don’t always have the … Continue reading

Posted in Wine Lovers Tips. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The 11 things you need to know about wine from Alsace

This gallery contains 15 photos.

Originally posted on The Wine Wankers:
I was originally going to call this article – ‘Alsace wine region needs to get on Tinder!’  Crazy title, but after visiting Alsace in June, I observed a lack confidence.  The winemakers knew their…

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Drink up! Hard truths about ageing wine

Now we’re not committing any more heinous wine storage crimes it’s time to talk about which wines you should and shouldn’t be keeping. This is a topic which constantly comes up when I host wine tastings. The questions usually go…

Posted in Interesting reads from other Websites., Wine Lovers Tips. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Reliable is bad?

Originally posted on winefantastic:
To be clear, I am referring to reliability of wine style only. Ever wondered how the big boys of the wine world achieve their consistency of offering? How the big branded wines never seem to run…

Posted in Interesting reads from other Websites., Wine Lovers Tips. | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Let sleeping wines lie: 5 common wine storage mistakes

Now if you’re anything like me, when I first started buying (and drinking!) wine I cared very little for the finer points of wine storage. In reality, most of the wine I bought was demolished hours after purchase, while the…

Posted in Wine Lovers Tips. | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment