Wine Picks

Please try and have these wines in the recommended context. Wine pleasure is about a match of wine and mood.

SALE on BEAUJOLAIS!

SALE on BEAUJOLAIS!

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I’ve always been a bit surprised at the number of people who refuse to drink Beaujolais. They have their reasons of course, but I’m…

THE AMPHORA EXPERIENCE

THE AMPHORA EXPERIENCE

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Clay amphoras were to the ancient Greeks what the oak barrel is to winemakers today. A vessel for storing and ageing wine. Portugal is…

THE GOOSEBERRY THING

THE GOOSEBERRY THING

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When I started reviewing wines Sauvignon Blanc was barely a player, and the only editions hailed from the north West of France. Some of…

Malbec 2 Ways

Malbec 2 Ways

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Toro is the #1 selling red in Argentina. “Wine made by workers for workers” is the slogan of the Cooperative that produces it so,…