It's Sherry Week from the 6th -12 November 2017 and to celebrate, a selection of bloggers around the world have been asked to come up with a recipe to pair with a mystery bottle of Sherry sent to us by the promoters of Sherry Wine...

Everyone knows I'm fond of wine. Luscious reds to warm you from the inside out, crisp whites to refresh on a summer's day. Wine to drink with food, wine to share with friends.  And best of all? Wine that surprises and delights.  Le Petit Ballon is a...

Last Saturday I held my very first Poppy and the Bees event with Wefifo.. What is WeFiFo?? It's a lovely new concept that  connects home chefs, supper club hosts and event organisers with hungry people. Basically, it's a social network for food lovers. People who like to cook...

A few weekends ago we visited the  Loire Valley as friends of ours were getting married in a tiny little village near Chambord, called Suevres. We'd heard great things about the area, including its famous wines, so we decided we'd drive, and extend the visit a few days,...

A few weekend ago,  I took myself & The Gardener along to the Raw Wine Fair as a bit of a treat for both of us.  I love wine, - I love really good wine, and I love quite complex wine.. I can be a bit of a...