Sauvignon Blanc

Wine of the Week: Chateau Reynon, Bordeaux Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Tom Cannavan | Posted 16.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Cannavan

In some ways the fine white wines of Bordeaux are a bit of an insider's secret - certainly compared to their red counterparts - with the wines often representing excellent value for money. This comes from the family estate of ace white wine 'flying winemaker' Denis Dubourdieu.

Wine of the Week: Chateau Le Bernet, Graves Blanc 2013, France

Tom Cannavan | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Cannavan

The region of Bordeaux lies in the west of France, not far from the Atlantic coast. It may be best known for its great red wines - the famous 'classed growth' Chateaux, but in fact the region produces just as much white wine and one of the best appellations for white wines is Graves, just south of the city of Bordeaux itself.

Tour De France - A Wine Lover's Guide

Gerard Basset | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gerard Basset

Everyone's talking about the Tour de France this year, particularly as it is the 100th anniversary of this iconic race. But cycling is not the only thing with which France is associated - this is also the land of great wines. An alternative in Online Wine Shopping

Mike John Matthews | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Mike John Matthews

It's simple. Take a wander in to your nearest wine store, or supermarket, and have a wee peak at the range of quality half bottles on their shelves. Not too many eh! In my time as a retailer I have lost count the amount of times where someone asked me for a half bottle of wine. Not everybody wants to spend money on a full bottle, especially if they only fancy a tipple once a week.

Wine - New Zealand's Marisco Vineyards and 'The Ned'

Mike John Matthews | Posted 09.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Mike John Matthews

It has been quite a successful year for Brent Marris and his team down at New Zealand's Marisco Vineyards. Following on from picking up last year's International Wine & Spirit Competition award for New Zealand winery of the year, both his labels, The Ned and King Series, have been reaping the accolades too.