A quirky, futuristic Torrontés blend stars alongside a classic Mâcon this week

The recipes mentioned alongside my wines this week come from James Martin’s American Adventure book which is serialised in Weekend Magazine today.  2016 Mâcon-Villages, Chapelle aux Loups, Louis Jadot, Burgundy, France (£11.99, reduced to £8.99, until 20 March, Waitrose).  This superb, sleek, elegant Chardonnay has been reduced to a bonkers price, so do not delay […]

MoneyWeek Wine Club - February/March 2018

MoneyWeek Wine Club introduces 6 Stunning Wines from Swig (t) 08000 272272 and quote ‘MoneyWeek’ (w) www.swig.co.uk I have known Swig, a charming acronym for the term ‘serious wine imbibers group’, since the very first day this company was born over twenty years ago.  Swig founder Robin Davis and I both worked at the Barnes […]

2016 Von Buhl, Bone Dry Riesling, Pfalz, Germany

Weingut Reichsrat von Buhl is one of the most famous and historic of Germany’s elite wineries.  Proud owner of some of the best vineyard sites in Deidesheim and Forst, such as Forster Kirchenstück, Pechstein, Jesuitengarten, Freundstück and the Deidesheim sites Leinhöhle, Herrgottsacker, Kiesleberg and Paradiesgarten the wines coming from this elysian cellar have always been […]