Paler rosés may be all the rage but opt for a darker shade for a more refined flavour.
Forget the capital’s usual culprits – curious oenophiles reap great rewards.
They do things properly at Quinta do Noval: after every dinner of deliciously sturdy Portuguese food, the decanters come round.…
The flavours of these traditional Christmas cheeses are transformed when matched with the right wine
With international Grenache day upon us, here are seven top wines made from this marvellously malleable grape
With Brexit on the cards, filling your suitcase with wines from your European break has become all the more enticing. Here’s what to pack.
The secret to summer drinking? Try darker rosés that blur the boundary between rosé and red wine
Cast your mind back to a time when cider cost more than wine. In the 17th century, these ciders (or…
Forget high brow recommendations, here are the stalwart wines we all love to drink
A few years ago, I was fortunate enough to meet the owner of a classed-growth château in the Médoc. Over lunch…
If you are opting for a romantic night in this Valentine’s Day, then why not elevate the evening with the perfect choice of wine?
The cold snap provides ample opportunity for brandy and port while clichéd cocktails are set to make a comeback
December is a great time of the year to rebel against what Kingsley Amis called ‘the tyranny of wine’
‘Granny’s favourite’ is no longer the ubiquitous tipple it once was in British homes – and it’s struggling in Spain, too
From Highballs to British vermouth, the finest drinks to imbibe in the year ahead
Stock up on some fabulous wines from Australia this festive season
A guide to this year’s best value supermarket wines
Henry Jeffreys visits a country rediscovering its viticultural riches
This summer I did some work for a family who have been in the whisky business for 200 years. They…
Henry Jeffreys pays a visit to the trendy London salon with a cocktail bar in its basement
Drinks to savour (and what to avoid) when on the hunt for a softer option
Treat your old man to a decent drop this Father’s Day
The best whiskies to try from England, India, Taiwan and beyond
The Plagiarist in the Kitchen has no time for foodie pretentions