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5 of Our Favourite Wine Subscription Services

5 of Our Favourite Wine Subscription Services
The desire for a glass of wine on a Friday night and the reluctance to go to the shop is a constant struggle, particularly for those who do not liv...

What Does ‘Spice’ in Wine Mean?

What Does ‘Spice’ in Wine Mean?

One of the most commonly used words for labelling a wine with a particular flavour or aroma is ‘spice’. We take a look at what the term spice means in the context of wine, and how a spicy wine will taste. 

Vineyards to Visit in Wales

Vineyards to Visit in Wales

Whether on a journey of taste, or to simply witness the outstanding views of the Welsh countryside, vineyards in Wales are a must for any wine lover to explore. Here are a few that you can visit.

Why and How Do You Taste Wine in a Restaurant Before It’s Served?

Why and How Do You Taste Wine in a Restaurant Before It’s Served?

When you order a bottle of wine in a restaurant, you will often be presented with the opportunity to taste it first. We take a look at why wine is served this way, and how you should go about tasting it.

Glossary of Wine Words

Glossary of Wine Words
Are you a beginner in the world of wine and wine tasting? Take a look at our blog to find out some key terminology.

Four Times Sommeliers Have Made Mistakes

Four Times Sommeliers Have Made Mistakes

Sommeliers and wine experts are known for their impeccable skills when it comes to tasting wine, so it may be surprising to hear that there have been a number of occasions in which expert tasters have got it very wrong.

Make Homemade Summer Wines

Make Homemade Summer Wines

Not only is making your own wine simple – it’s free. We’ve rounded up some ideas to get you started on your journey into home brewing.

 

 

Beginner’s Guide to Wine Tasting

Beginner’s Guide to Wine Tasting
Learning the dos and don'ts of wine tasting should be a fun-filled adventure for the uninitiated. Here are some top tips to help you take your first steps into this intoxicating world.

Do Women Make Better Sommeliers?

A female sommelier tasting wine

While the wine industry remains male-dominated, research suggests that women may naturally make better sommeliers. We take a look at the findings.