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The House Wine – Holiday Island Wines

The House Wine – Holiday Island Wines

We welcome back Gwen McCann from The House Wine to give us her round-up of the best holiday wines to drink this year and today we’re off to Santorini and Sardinia. As we all swelter here, I thought it was fitting to look at some wines that come from real Mediterranean climates […]

The House Wine : The Grape – A Flavour Bomb

The House Wine : The Grape – A Flavour Bomb

We are delighted to welcome back Gwen McCann from The House Wine. Over the coming months we are going to be treated to some unique and original wine blogs focussing on different aspects of wine. Today Gwen examines the grape and its role as a flavour bomb. “You can make […]

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 […]

All The Trimmings – Eggnog

All The Trimmings – Eggnog

Love it or loathe it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and with that comes all manner of wonderful things including traditional Yuletide fayre. Now, it would be rather tardy of us if we didn’t mention that infamous drink – eggnog, currently no. 4 on the Metro’s top 7 […]

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 […]