Wine is an amazing beverage! The people who produce wine in the main are some of the most passionate and interesting people you could ever get to meet. Every wine region has its own character, that sense of place that is so topical in food right now has existed in the wine world for many years. Here you will find wines that are in my cellar, that I share with friends and family around a dinner table, as well as some current thoughts, news and opinions on wine and the people who make it. Enjoy.
Blog  |  30 June 2018
It’s a not one his best-known songs but there is a Bruce Springsteen track called ‘From small things big things one day come’ and I as I stood in a Hampshire Vineyard with a baby Pinot Noir vine in my hand recently I couldn’t help but hum it to myself.
Blog  |  11 December 2018
Christmas comes but once a year……. so here is our range of Christmas gifts.
Blog  |  18 September 2018
The GRAPE Escape – Emsworth…. is a wine adventure at the heart of this year’s Emsworth British Food Fortnight which starts on Saturday … Continue reading "The GRAPE…
Blog  |  7 August 2018
Weather wise we are in the middle of the most extraordinary summer, the warmest we are led to believe since … Continue reading "Getting Fizzy-cal…
Blog  |  9 July 2018
I was lucky enough last week to host a wine dinner with Nicolas Bureau of South Africa’s Glenelly Estate.