Wine of The Week


Prosecco Rosé DOC

Pink Prosecco is finally official. With impeccable timing it arrived in the UK in time for Christmas. We are all familiar with the white version

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Cause & Effect Pinot Gris 2017

By Liam McElhinney, Marlborough, NZ for Naked Wines I have to confess that I like the odd Pinot Grigio but generally appreciate Pinot Gris more.

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La Vieille Ferme Rosé

I love this very easy-drinking rosé that is made from a blend of southern Rhone grape varieties of Cinsault, Grenache and Syrah. The 2017 was

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PicPoul de Pinet AOC, France, 2015

Produced by Vignerons de Florensac for Marks & Spencer PicPoul is a previously little-known grape that is now very fashionable and deservedly growing from strength

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Grosset, Polish Hill Riesling, Clare Valley 2014, Organic

For some of my Beginner students this was their first Riesling – and what a way to start.  It had a delightfully fragrant nose and

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Cote des Roses Rosé, Gerard Bertrand, 2015

I have to admit that I was attracted to this wine by the beauty of the bottle design; its base (or punt) is in the shape of

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Bourgogne Aligoté – Dubreuil Fontaine 2013

Bourgogne Aligoté is the”other” white grape grown in Burgundy alongside its more fashionable sibling, Chardonnay.  This wine is light, crisp and refreshing with delicate floral

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