Six wines, all under a tenner, with incredibly bold and accurate flavours

Six wines, all under a tenner, with incredibly bold and accurate flavours which go with various recipes from the One Pot Meals feature in Weekend Magazine today. 2016 Markus Huber, Grüner Veltliner, Traisental, Austria (£10.79, reduced to £7.99, until Tuesday 23 January, Waitrose).  The Huber wines are always focussed, carefully made and wonderfully refreshing.  This superb […]

2013 d’Arenberg, The Ironstone Pressings, GSM, McLaren Vale, South Australia

Many of McLaren Vale’s famous vineyards are inhabited by ancient, decomposed, laterite granite deposits known as ironstone. With its rust red colour, brought about by the iron oxides found in the stone, it can be seen in the walls of old farm buildings and homesteads in the region. This evocatively entitled wine takes the magnificent […]
Matthew Jukes Report - 100 Best Australian Wines 2017-18

100 Best Australian Wines Roadshow Partners & Dates Update

100 Best Australian Wines Roadshow Partners & Dates Update I have decided to post regular updates on matthewjukes.com regarding the dates and details for my 100 Best Australian Wines Roadshow.  Many of my Friends and Members have asked for this so that they can find out first when and where these amazing wines will be poured.  I will, of course,…

Gewurztraminer, Torrontés, Grillo and an epic sweetie all match Orange and Lemon recipes this week

Every wine this week is matched to one of the oranges and lemons recipes which appear in Weekend Magazine today, including the mighty BTL which is a bargain-priced, powerful, Argentinean red! 2016 Taste the Difference Alsace Gewurztraminer, France (£9.00, Sainsbury’s).  As far as Gewurztraminers go, this wine is at the lighter end of the spectrum.  […]