Join us for 31 Days of German Riesling

Wines of Germany celebrate Riesling This month sees the launch of 31 days of German Riesling campaign from Wines of Germany. The campaign aims to…

Loving Riesling with Wine Events Scotland and Luvians

Probably our favourite white wine We are HUGE fans of Reisling, Mrs Foodie was reared on Blue Nun which is a Liebfraumilch from the area…

Independent Wine for Father’s Day

Wish him well with wine Independent Wine reminded us that it is soon time to celebrate Father’s Day (Sunday 20th June) and after a year of…

New York State of Wine with Wine Events Scotland

Discovering the Wines of New York State New York State probably isn’t an obvious location where you’d expect to find great American wine. Aside from…

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…