Food and Wine

Greek encounters of the food kind

Why is there nothing like this in Sydney, we puzzled, as our sailing crew of six tucked into a delicious meal at a taverna on the waterfront on the Cyclades island of Patmos.

Give wine some curry

It’s easy to become complacent about matching wine and food, and I’m as guilty as anyone for making safe generalisations.

Manchego and wine

A glass of wine at the end of a busy day is one of life’s great pleasures. Increasingly I find myself reaching for the Spanish cheese manchego as an accompaniment.

Asparagus and…

I recall being told many years ago that asparagus, along with globe artichokes, eggs, chocolate and brussels sprouts cannot be matched with wine.