The Ultimate French Sauvignon Blanc?

The Ultimate French Sauvignon Blanc?

Sancerre is known for its flinty, savory Sauvignon Blanc from the Loire Valley of France. “What do true French countrymen drink? Sauvignon Blanc, naturally.” The small town of Sancerre is situated almost exactly in the middle of France and – perhaps because of...
A blindfolded South-African Wine tasting

A blindfolded South-African Wine tasting

Finding out about wine is like space travel: Once you get going, there’s no end in sight. Fortunately for those who choose to be educated wine drinkers, learning about wine is a fascinating experience, full of new flavours, new places, and new friends. Share a...
Wine a little, you’ll feel better

Wine a little, you’ll feel better

Have you heard? Red wine is healthy for you! Researchers have long known that what you put in your mouth can have a significant effect on your body and brain. And thankfully we can put red wine on the list of healthy substances. So wine a little, you’ll feel...
Wines from the heart of Sicily

Wines from the heart of Sicily

Have you ever been to Sicily? Then Palermo is the city you should visit. It is the capital of the Italian island of Sicily and one of those cities with its own very distinct, almost tangible atmosphere. It’s a place of mystery where reality often outperforms the...
A wine for summer drinking

A wine for summer drinking

Beyond the usual suspects of Pinot Grigio and Sauvignon Blanc there is a world of delicious light-bodied white wines to be explored. Of course, most of these varieties are relatively unknown. Spain is known for its expertise in wine and has a treasure trove of grape...