This is a list of my favourite posts from nearly ten years of blogging:
What kind of sherry did Frasier drink? – This was one of the first things I wrote and easily the most read thing on the site.
The first rule of wine club is – Some silly and some serious rules for hosting a wine tasting.
Booze interview with Roger Scruton – In which I subject the former wine writer of the New Statesman to a grilling.
What should we call English ‘champagne’ – There is still no answer to this question.
The wine that came in from the cold– One of my favourite Portuguese wines, Dão.
Australian wine gibberish – Whoever writes the tasting notes at Penfold’s has been drinking something a little stronger than Grange.
Home soleras – Why I love mixing wines.
How I made the worst Negroni ever – Tinker with a classic at your peril.
Serendipity and the joys of old Rioja – The most delicious wine is often the most unexpected.
House blends – a continuation of ‘Home soleras’
Legends in their own lunchtime – An appreciate of the long publishing lunch
Getting trolleyed – Retro dining returns to London
You can’t appreciate wine without getting (at least a little bit) drunk – You’d never guess from reading Decanter that wine is intoxicating.