Here are three wine trophies, and a brief story of the person behind each one.
When Americans make a sandwich, they make it big. There’s none of the British delicacy of a few slices of cucumber between buttered white bread.
These are my three favourite items of wine paraphernalia.
Grappa is a word that spikes fear into the hearts of many drinkers. Why does grappa have such a bad reputation? At its best, it is one of the world’s great spirits.
I had a chance to compare the effectiveness of three different wine closures after a container of German riesling was affected by heat in transit to New Zealand.
“Sous voile” means “under a veil”, in this case, the veil is the flor yeast that forms a film over the surface of the wine in the barrel.
My list of New Zealand’s top three wine competitions is, as they say on Dancing With the Stars “in no particular order.”
There are many stories told of seemingly super-human feats where experts identify blind-tasted wines.
It’s weird how not long after the surge in American barbecue’s popularity came the next massive food trend of veganism.
Oak barrel benefits may be successfully mimicked with the use of oak chips, barrel inserts or inner staves together with micro-oxygenation.