Wine News

Wine on the go

If your stuck in the middle of no where, or simply at one of those hotels who just refuse to have a corkscrew or wine glass in the room (hello, what century are you living in!) then I have the perfect solution for you. Wine in a glass – simply tear off the foil and…

Wine News

The Widow Clicquot Treasure 2010

I have my fins, bcd, mask all packed up and I am one foot away from getting on a plane to Sweden after hearing about a find by Swedish divers in the Baltic Sea last week. According to news reports Swedish divers investigating a wreck at 180 feet deep last week came across 30 bottles…

Wine Humour

Your wine grape personality match

I would have to be a Chardy; due to my sheer effort to make my mark all around this world of ours. I am versatile (hello, biggest boozer at uni and now I am living in a strict Muslim emirate!), unpredictable or maybe more accurately I tend to dreamily waver to and from between different…

Wine News

The 09’s – Best vintage ever?

If you have anything to do with the wine industry or are a dedicated wine connoisseur you would have been drowned in talk of the 2009 En Primeur Bordeaux’s over the last couple of months. Critics and wine merchants around the world have superseded the hype of the 2005’s claiming the 09’s will be superior…