Bordeaux blend

Weekend wine: Gillmore Hacedor de Mundos

Weekend wine: Gillmore Hacedor de Mundos

Do you have a favourite brand of wine that you buy when you want something a bit special and that you know you can rely on to be good? I have a few go-to brands and Gillmore Wines is one of them. This is a small, family producer in Chile’s Maule Valley with just a few bottles…

Tasting French wine – Bordeaux and SW France

Tasting French wine – Bordeaux and SW France

So what has the start of 2017 been like for you? For me it’s been pretty full-on, with round-the-clock translation projects, dog health crises and several intensive weeks studying French wine. All against a backdrop of anxiety about world events; we’re certainly living in interesting times. Well, whatever happens, it’s good to know we…