Category Archives: Wine & Society

We all love it when the wine bore gets what for. I’m up to my helpless neck in wine, besotted, especially champagne as you might notice.  A proper bore talks about their obsession to people who do not share it, … Continue reading

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January 1st may be an arbitrary date to assess the state of Planet Wine but with wine under pressure from global recession in 2012, any time may be good for those who love wine to think about and discuss it more.  Here are my 10 … Continue reading

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Grower champagne should be called ‘domaine’ or ‘single estate champagne’ and join the rest of the wine world in how it tags producers. I realise most calls to change language are bleating in the wind when the horse has already bolted.  … Continue reading

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