Category: wine

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...

agnolotti pasta, pranzo, piemonte

Trial by Pranzo: The Piemontese lunch

We literally got back from Piedmont, Italy, this afternoon and I appear to have finally succumbed to The Boy’s cold. Still there are some blog posts that you get so...