Everything else

Top 5 Rosés

Waiting for the temperature to rise to open the rosé? It’s delicious no matter what the weather. If you’re looking for something new or just keeping rosé for a summer treat, you need to check out these wines. They will change your mind completely. Source Gabriel Rose AOC Cotes de Provence 2015 Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Everything else

Why Was Merlot Misunderstood?

“No, if anyone orders Merlot, I’m leaving. I am NOT drinking any f****ing Merlot!” Miles Raymond, Sideways. Poor Merlot. It’s misunderstood. Even that famous line from Sideways is a little misunderstood. Miles is reminded of his ex-wife when people drink Merlot, he doesn’t hate the grape or the wine for Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago
Bordeaux

The Saviour of Saint-Emilion

Saint-Emilion has always been the noisy neighbour to the Bordeaux establishment. Forgotten in the 1855 classification and left to its own devices, the region’s winemakers have had to play catch up to their illustrious neighbours further west ever since. Francois Mitjavile couldn’t give a damn about all that. He came Read more

By Corney & Barrow, ago