Wine

Wine: Our Southern Italian Adventure

Wine: Our Southern Italian Adventure

We’re back almost two months now. Back from our Honeymoon, touring around Southern Italy from Campania to Puglia and back again. We had a great time, even if there were some interesting moments while driving. That’s all for another post however, this post is very…

Eatyard Wine and Cheese Festival

Eatyard Wine and Cheese Festival

Last Sunday, we took the bus to The Big Smoke to attend the Eatyard Wine and Cheese Festival at The Iveagh Gardens. This was the second year of the festival but the first in this much larger setting. We arrived early and stood at the…

Wine: My Journey, Wines 1-10

Wine: My Journey, Wines 1-10

My Italian Wine Journey (1-10) I am just over two months into my Italian Wine exploration. I have been fervently seeking out bottles that I haven’t tried before and although I have just hit 25 wines tasted, there are a further 35 sitting in my…

Wine: Fiano Everywhere!

Wine: Fiano Everywhere!

Fiano A couple of weeks ago we set off for our little Southern Italian adventure honeymoon. Two weeks of touring around the south of the country taking in parts of Puglia, Basilicata and Campania. It’s the first time I’ve really paid attention to the wine…

The Drink List – Recommended Wines

The Drink List – Recommended Wines

The Drink List Here is a list of my current favourites and where you can get them. I consider all of these wines to be excellent value for what’s on offer. Value can be difficult to judge but what I will say is that, upon…

Wine: Libenzi, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi

Wine: Libenzi, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi

Italian Whites I’ve always been a red man. Big, beefy, tannic reds have always been my thing. That was until about four months ago when I was trying to pick out the white wine option for our wedding. I knew what the red would be…

Wine: Nausica, Nero D’Avola

Wine: Nausica, Nero D’Avola

Wine Features Since my first wine class at Ballymaloe Cookery School back in 2016 I was hooked. I had liked wine for a couple of years before that but had never really thought about it. I would buy a bottle, decide if I liked it…