Author: Suzi Redmond

There is Champagne, then There is Krug

With Christmas quickly approaching, I was delighted to finish my tasting year in the Dean Hotel with Krug Champagne. I strolled in and up the stairs to a bright and elegant room where I...

16 Tricks Worth Popping Your Cork For

For those of us who have a penchant for a glass of wine now and then we do encounter a few mishaps and ‘problems’ now again. Below you will find a few helpful tips...

Tasting- A Journey To The Dark Side

I am often told by many white wine drinkers that they can’t drink red wine because its too harsh. The reality for most and for me many moons ago was I didn’t know how...

Low- and Non-Alcoholic Drinks

Ah yes, January, the month we must all atone for the gluttonous sins committed during the festive season. Going ‘cold turkey’ is exactly the wrong way to do things though, and you’re better off...

Amazing Albariño! The gem of Rías Baixas

Rias Baixas is the birthplace of Albariño situated in the green lands of Galicia on the Celtic fringe of Spain. The hand-picked grapes that go into Albariño wines are carefully tended to by the...

The Gastronomy of Rías Baixas in Galicia

To understand the gastronomy of Galicia, one must first understand its land. Green, wet and misty, Galicia is the Celtic fringe of Spain, where verdant hills and lush pastures sweep down to meet the...

Christmas, Shaken And Stirred

The Christmas lights are up. There’s a chill in the air and the city is packed with revellers. What better way to catch up with friends and family than by relaxing with a gorgeous...