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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…
24th February 2018/by Matthew

Italy, France, Spain and Portugal all feature this week

Bargains galore and some seriously fascinating aromas this week!  The recipes mentioned are from James…
17th February 2018/by Matthew

Four delicious (upmarket!) Valentine’s Rosés this week with a smart red for good measure

Four elite, dry, top quality rosés and a heroic red – all highly amorous wines for Valentine’s Day,…
10th February 2018/by Matthew

Pfaffl, Malbec, Riverblock, St Hallett, Sanama & Tempus Two – all in this week’s picks

Amazing wines this week with a load of serious bargains to hunt down.  The recipes mentioned come from…
3rd February 2018/by Matthew

Five great wines this week including a slender 9.5% alc Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand

A thrilling Spanish red and a cheeky five pound Portuguese white are two of the highlights this week!

2017…
27th January 2018/by Matthew

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…
20th January 2018/by Matthew

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…
13th January 2018/by Matthew

Only one alcohol-free wine to start 2018 before we crack on with some beauties!

Save your pennies this week with a few bargain wines and also have a day or two’s detox before business…
6th January 2018/by Matthew

A magnum of Champagne and two five pound beauties for your New Year’s Eve party

I have selected some incredible party wines this week – amazing fizzies and two rock-bottom priced,…
30th December 2017/by Matthew

Fizz, White, Red and the perfect wine for mince pies and pud – it’s Christmas!

The recipes mentioned in this piece are taken from Kirstie Allsopp’s Christmas Recipes which are featured…
23rd December 2017/by Matthew

Serious bargains this week – white, red and also a fortified legend, too.

A keenly priced line-up this week with a legendary Madeira bringing some serious class to your table. …
16th December 2017/by Matthew

Six fabulous Christmas wines with a bargain Sauvignon Blanc fantastic deal on Port

Three aromatic whites, two lusty reds and a heroic Port complete the wine list this week.  The recipes…
9th December 2017/by Matthew

The Daily Mail Definitive Christmas Collection 2017

The 80 Best Festive Wines for 2017
(prices correct at the time of going to press)
Stick to these 80…
8th December 2017/by Matthew

Incredible and unexpected – a fascinating collection of Christmassy wines this week

A collection of beautiful and unusual wines which all perform way above their price points.  Prue Leith's…
2nd December 2017/by Matthew

The first mention of the Passerina grape in Weekend and a wine named after Ipswich football club!

No recipes this week to match wines to, so I am straight into five beauties!  

2016 The Crossings,…
25th November 2017/by Matthew

Flashback to 1957 and wine styles which were popular then, brought to life today!

There were a handful of classic wine styles which were most popular in the 1950s.  Here are some modern-day…
18th November 2017/by Matthew

Some seriously impressive wine this week at very keen prices

Some seriously impressive wine this week at very keen prices – don’t miss the Mas Barrau!  The recipes…
11th November 2017/by Matthew

The first appearance of a Biferno in Weekend Magazine

Three Rhônes, a mighty Biferno, an Argentinean red blend and a fairy-light Riesling this week – all…
4th November 2017/by Matthew

Six beautiful wines this week and a rare correction!

One of the most eye-catching wine labels of the year and a top class Aussie Sauvignon Blanc lead the…
28th October 2017/by Matthew

Angels, volcanoes and the haka this week – these 6 wines couldn’t be more diverse!

The recipes mentioned in the text here are taken from Paul Hollywood's feature in Weekend Magazine today.

2016…
21st October 2017/by Matthew

Three brand new South Africans this week and an eleven minute rosé!

A fabulous collection of wines this week including no less than three brand new South Africans!

2017 FirstCape,…
14th October 2017/by Matthew

Three brand new South Africans form the heart of my selection today and a world scoop for Winbirri

Three brand new South Africans form the heart of my selection today and a world scoop for Winbirri Bacchus…
7th October 2017/by Matthew

A rare Corsican rosé and a delicate Loire Pinot Noir feature among other stylish wines this week

A rare Corsican rosé and a delicate Loire Pinot Noir feature among other stylish wines this week. …
30th September 2017/by Matthew

A rare Colombard, an even rarer Pecorino and a positively ‘unicorn-rare’ juicy Pinot Noir from the Loire.

The recipes mentioned in the copy below relate to Giorgio Locatelli's feature in Weekend Magazine today.

2016…
23rd September 2017/by Matthew