Reasonably-priced Wines Showdown

We have not had the chance to cover the slew of new wine retailers (rather, e-tailers) in Singapore. What they have brought to us consumers…

In Chile, Chilean wines redefined

In Chile, Chilean wines redefined

Admittedly, many wine professionals frowned on supermarket wines most, if not all the time. There is something intangible associated with supermarket that makes their good…

Le Grappin Tasting 20-Jan

Twitter is a wonderful social media platform. Not only did it allow us #SgWine crew to meet Andrew Nielsen (@legrappin) 2 years ago, it let…

Fast track to becoming a Wine Expert

Fast track to becoming a Wine Expert

Lean. Thin. Acidic. Astringent. Bitter. No, not your mother-in-law. And not me, either. These are the notes that recently appeared in a wine critic’s notebook….

Is direct to consumers the way forward?

Is direct to consumers the way forward?

If there is a way to bring wines straight from fields to door with a snap of the finger, I will be exhilarated. But in…

Let’s talk cork

Let’s talk cork

Imagine. You are seated across a special someone in a classy restaurant. The server waltzes across the room and takes your order. You ask for…