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There and back again: a champagne lover’s tale

A day return journey from the UK to Champagne is feasible, enjoyable and affordable

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 No Comments »

Maotai – A spirit worthy of the red carpet

Of all the multitude of strong spirits offered by countries across the globe, Maotai deserves a place among the greatest of renowned sippers and fine beverages.

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 3 Comments »

A ‘classic’ St Emilion tasting

This year’s annual tasting of Saint Emilion Grands Crus Classés offered up the 2009 and 2010 vintages and both deserve their reputation.

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Moët UK Sommelier of the Year 2013

Tom Harrow reports from the 35th annual Moët UK Sommelier of the Year competition at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Knightsbridge.

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 No Comments »

The Potable Pioneer: 3 Floyds Dark Lord brew

The craft beer renaissance in America has pioneered brewing ingenuity challenging the limits of where beer can go.

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 No Comments »

The infusion invasion

Infused liquors are becoming more popular every year as bartenders and mixologists use their knowledge to create unique flavour combinations.

Monday, May 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Social Eating House

Great food, tantalising drinks and good friends

Monday, April 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Mezcal: the other Mexican spirit

It’s important that mezcal gets its deserving place on the shelf as a delicious and enjoyable spirit.

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 No Comments »

Malts vs Blends

No single subject is raised more often than Malts versus Blends. And, ladies and gentlemen, I for one don’t buy it.

Thursday, April 11th, 2013 2 Comments »

Top 10 London pop-ups

Brands use pop-ups to showcase what they have to offer; so which have been London’s best of late?

Friday, March 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

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