Wine

Chablis is Bliss: What's in a Cru?

Chablis is Bliss: What’s in a Cru?

What does Chablis have in common with a set of Russian nesting dolls? The French appellation, located within Burgundy is world-famous for its elegant white wines made exclusively with Chardonnay and its land is divided...

Cava Gets a New High-End Category

The governing body of Cava, the Consejo Regulador del Cava, has approved a new classification of high end wine, Cava de Paraje Calificado. The new category means ‘qualified single estate Cava’ and will only...

Albariño Trail: Discover Rias Baixas in Three Acts

Albariño Trail: Discover Rias Baixas in Three Acts

Rias Baixas is not your usual Spanish wine region. Instead of the Mediterranean landscape that comes to mind when thinking about the country’s vineyards, a picture of this terroir would be closer to a postcard from Donegal than...

Spring into Summer with M&S Wines

I have a soft spot for M&S Wines, for several reasons. They were founded in Leeds, so as a patriotic Yorkshireman I feel it’s my duty to support them. When I lived in Paris,...