Nature and nurture help the stars align for Hans Herzog
With winemaking flowing through his family's veins for more than 500 years, Han Herzog has grafted away to produce superb natural wines from their tiny piece of paradise.
16 hours ago - Stuff
A member of the culture club
Pork Ewe Deli is the home of gourmet produce, and now you can join the tastiest club in town with the launch of their monthly food subscription. It's Friday night, it's been a...
18 hours ago - Hunter Lifestyle
Kiwi named among 10 world wine masters
Sophie Parker-Thomson passed one of the world's hardest taste tests to become the only person in the southern hemisphere named in an elite group.
1 day ago - Stuff
Can you tell a Hungarian cabernet franc from a Uruguayan tannat?
There are 10 new Masters of Wine in the world. Nine in the Northern Hemisphere and one in Marlborough.
1 day ago - Stuff
Red with meat, white with fish and eight other wine myths
Whether it's teaspoons in bubbly, swagger about legs or letting reds breathe, the wine world is awash with myths that do next to nothing to enhance our experience - time to put...
1 day ago - The Guardian
Thomasina Miers' recipe for mussels with coconut, turmeric and jasmine rice | The simple fix
Mussels are relatively cheap, but they scrub up very well: this dish oozes opulence with its rich Asian aromas This is a star of a dish: rich and aromatic, sophisticated, yet...
2 days ago - The Guardian
Who's new in the Cru?
Many of our Hunter winemakers are national treasures, but the Valley continues to attract new players who are adding something special to the local cellar door menu. If you...
3 days ago - Hunter Lifestyle
“Free wine and complimentary Covid tests”: These property bosses are offering major incentives for renters
Other perks include: free high-speed internet, laundry cards and coffee gift certificates
4 days ago - Toronto Life
Online wine sales continue to grow, but can they - or should they - replace local shops?
As online wine sales continue to grow, bypassing traditional distribution, the effects on local wine shops remain to be seen.
4 days ago - The Washington Post
Competition: win one of 50 Tesco Finest wine gift boxes
Expand your horizons at home with a glorious wine and nibbles gift-box giveaway from Tesco Finest How to choose a wine? Colour, obviously. Price. Food and mood. Occasion and...
4 days ago - The Guardian
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Waste not, want not
A multiple award-winning preserves business with a sustainable heart. Nothing ever goes to waste at Fat Wren Farm, home to Mel Morris, her partner Nick, son Leo and a flock of...
‘Fashion intuition and a Junkyard full of gems'
Is sustainable, soulful shopping the perfect antidote to fast fashion? Maitland's ‘Junkyard Gypsies' are curating and creating a place that's fashion-forward and...
Ken Rubeli views commerce in a small town through a photographic lens. Small-town businesses. I may call upon them daily or weekly or rarely, but I know their faces, their...
Where flowers bloom
Within less than four years, Jess Eckford Aguilera has turned the Newcastle Food & Flower Markets into a much-loved local institution. Now she is adding a new venture, The...
Whether it's a tale you know - but not quite as you know it - or a hidden gem of Newcastle's history you've only just discovered, there's something truly fascinating about the...
10 new and refurbished hotels and B&BS in Britain for 2021
Hoping to make up for lost holiday time? We pick the best places for city, coastal and country getaways Inspired by agriturismos , this former vicarage in the Coly valley, east...
In Mississippi, small-town bluesman keeps aging music alive
In the small town of Bentonia, Mississippi, juke joint owner Jimmy “Duck” Holmes is the last carrier of a dying musical storytelling tradition
Taylor Swift calls out Netflix series Ginny & Georgia for 'deeply sexist joke'
Taylor Swift calls out Netflix series for 'deeply sexist joke'
Miss Manners: Head off masking and political disputes before guests arrive
But all-caps signs on the lawn aren't the way to go.
Hints From Heloise: This spud's for you
Baked potatoes don't have to be off-limits to weight-watching husband.