Most people will tell you that there is much to know about food and wine pairing. Instead, I am going to offer you some wine and life pairings – the best wines to imbibe as you go about your short and, on the whole, meaningless life.
Harry Reginald Haddon
Despite being an incredibly famous wine maker, Dirk van der Niepoort is a friendly, humble man with a knack for making wines of intensity, balance, power and elegance. A pioneer in making table wine in the Douro Valley – an area famous for its Port production – Dirk is a deeply passionate wine maker and an equally passionate wine drinker.
A fun little wine lesson to which I already knew the answer, I just wasn’t sure of the question.
Bubbly is the perfect drink for Valentine’s Day. Cheap doesn’t have to mean nasty – these two options offer exceptional quality at affordable prices.
An interesting tasting of three flights, the first made up of Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon, the second Pinotage, and the third sweeties.
It feels like most of what I read in local wine publications – whether they be online or printed on recently deceased trees – seems to be about the new or the bitchy.