The season of comfort eating is upon us, and what better way to cosy up than with a delicious, rib-sticking pie and a glass of perfectly matched wine?
You don't have to worry about picking the right wine; there's plenty of other things a wine lover will love this Christmas.
Have you ever noticed that Yuletide festivities involve lots of sweet things? Tins of sweets, biscuit selections, mince pies, chocolates, trifle, brandy butter, custard, plum pudding, cakes… It’s an indulgent time of year. Sweet and fortified wines also tend to make cameo appearances too. For some strange reason, despite critics’ singing their praises, most of [&hellip
Lighter in body than an Australian or other New World equivalent might be, this shows classic fresh, crunchy blackcurrant flavours and the much-needed leather and vanilla aromas are there.
Here’s our pick of the wines to drink during silly season and on the big day itself.
Do gender stereotypes exist in the wine world as they do in the beer world? And if men and women prefer different styles, is it down to culture or palate?