Category: wine

freisa red wine piedmont

Tasting Piemontese wines

Us in the East Midlands are lucky to have access to a range of Piemontese wines. Bat & Bottle are a phenomenal independent Italian wine retailer working out of Oakham....

Verdicchio

Garofoli Verdicchio Classico

It’s always nice to have a little browse around the emporium that is David North’s in Rothley. It is a long established deli, with the added bonus of the beautiful...

Barolo wine, Barolo vineyards

The Enthusiastic Amateur: WSET Level 1

A Wine Adventure: WSET Level 1 As some of you may know, I enjoy a drop of wine. And I like talking about wine. And I like writing about wine....

North Bar and Kitchen Leicester, fine dining Leicester

Spanish Tasting Menu with Tandem Wines

I was invited along to North Bar & Kitchen this week for their special Spanish tasting menu. A modern British restaurant, they run special themed evenings throughout the year where...

Avina Wine Stopper

I love a wine gizmo, especially one which necessitates me drinking sparkling wine to test it, and so when Avina asked me to give their premium champagne stopper a go, it’s...

Wine tasting at Veeno

The Boy and I were invited along to Veeno recently, to see what we thought of their wine tasting experience. We were clearly very pleased to oblige, as regular visitors...