Rueda wine tasting with Wine Events Scotland

Discovering new wine at home Wine Events Scotland invited us to join in with the DO Rueda wine tasting event (we previewed it here) and…

Affordable wine for Christmas from Aldi

A trio of great value wines for the festive season Our search for affordable Christmas wine this year takes us to Aldi.  These are budget-friendly…

Christmas gifting from Independent Wine

Have an independent Christmas in 2020 Italian wine specialists Independent Wine got in touch with us to taste some hand-picked Italian wines that could not…

News: Start of Fizz Fridays – tickets available

Unfortunately Fizz Feast won’t be running this year, however, there will be 5 Fizz Fridays instead!   The first one starts this Friday with Crémant –…

Ordering direct from Miavino Independent Wine Merchants

Life is too short to drink bad wine One of the plus points from the Coronavirus pandemic has been the ability to seek out new…

Award winning Tesco Finest wine for Christmas

  Handpicked IWC medalled wine to pair with Christmas dinner What other day of the year can we justify Champagne breakfasts, followed by more wine, finishing…

Discovering Franciacorta Wine in Edinburgh

Franciacorta, Italy’s answer to Champagne Franciacorta is a wine you might well be seeing a lot more of.  Producers and exporters of this sparkling wine…

Event Preview: Franciacorta Sparkling Wine Festival

Franciacorta Sparkling Wine Festival in Edinburgh Edinburgh will be truly sparkling as Franciacorta producers come to Scotland for a festival of sparkling wine. Join the…

Travel for a tipple

Travel around England for a tipple this summer With English Wine Week (25 May – 2 June); World Gin Day (8 June) and International Beer…

Event Preview: Fizz Feast, Edinburgh

Fizz Feast – Champagne, Cava and more Fizz Feast returns to Edinburgh on Saturday 17th November. We went along last year and spent a most…

Event: Fizz Feast – A Celebration of Sparkling Wine & Scottish Artisan …

Sparkling wine festival returns to Edinburgh for 2017 Fizz Feast “A Celebration of Sparkling Wine & Scottish Artisan Food” will be taking place on Saturday…

Event Preview: Wine Fair at Crossing the Rubicon

  Valhallas Goat are holding a Christmas wine fair at Crossing the Rubicon bar this Sunday from 3pm – 6pm. There will be wines, beer…

Drink: Cairn O Mohr Wines celebrates birthday

30 years of Cairn O Mohr Perthshire winery Cairn O’Mohr celebrate their 30th year of wine making in Scotland. They have been making berry wines…

Event: Good Brothers Wine Bar Launch Party, Stockbridge, Edinburgh

We were lucky enough to be invited to the launch of Good Brothers last week and what a treat it was! Greeted with a lovely…