Wine

The House Wine – The Flavours Of Wine

The House Wine – The Flavours Of Wine

We are delighted to welcome back Gwen McCann from The House Wine. Over the coming weeks we are going to be treated to some unique and original wine blogs focussing on different aspects of wine. Today Gwen examines the flavour and taste of wine. Once you start to examine flavour […]

NEW YEARS EVE – It’s Party time

NEW YEARS EVE – It’s Party time

If you like celebrating the last day of the year then we’ve put together the ultimate in cocktails and nibbles. Hogmanay is the Scottish word for the last day of the year and is synonymous with the celebration of the New Year in the Scottish manner. The origins of the word Hogmanay remain rather hazy. There are […]

The House Wine – Prosecco

The House Wine – Prosecco

Welcome to our bi-monthly visit to The House Wine and Gwen McCann, Oenologogist  and owner of  ‘The House Wine’ takes us on a journey to Italy and gives us an insight into everything prosecco. We’ve even got a special offer on this iconic Italian fizz for our readers at the end […]

The House Wine: Biodynamic Wine

The House Wine: Biodynamic Wine

 Last time we looked at organics, this time it’s biodynamics, which could be described as organic-plus or super-charged organics. Organic goods are now commonplace but you won’t often find produce labelled as ‘biodynamic’ on a supermarket shelf in the UK. Biodynamics is an intriguing blend of mysticisim, reliance on a […]

The House Wine – Organic Wine

The House Wine – Organic Wine

We are absolutely delighted to welcome back Gwen McCann from The House Wine  Gwen began her love affair with wine by editing many of the world’s best-known wine writers. She has gone on to study wine through WSET qualifications and a BSc in Viticulture and Oenology at Plumpton College, there she learnt […]

The House Wine – Wine – Is It a Natural Product?

The House Wine – Wine – Is It a Natural Product?

We are absolutely delighted to welcome back Gwen McCann from The House Wine  Gwen began her love affair with wine by editing many of the world’s best-known wine writers. She has gone on to study wine through WSET qualifications and a BSc in Viticulture and Oenology at Plumpton College, there she learnt […]