Month: November 2013

Matua Sauvignon Blanc 2012, New Zealand wine, Christmas party wine

Christmas party wine to start your festive countdown

Here is a selection of Christmas party wine I’d cheerily wave on the front doorstep of a festive party and then sneakily hide next to the toaster and keep to myself. Tanners Chardonnay, IGP d’Oc 2012,  (£6.15 per bottle when you buy six or more at www.tanners-wines.co.uk, or £7.40 each). I love this golden chardonnay. …

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Salwey Pinot Gris wine

Wine Press: German pinot gris is perfection as food partner

Bacon and onion tart may not sound like a culinary dream – but with a glass of superb German pinot gris wine it can feel like luxury. I fancied some German pinot gris and came across a recommendation to drink it with Zwiebelkuchen, which is a traditional German baked dish of dough covered with onion …

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