Patron Saints of Wine

Posted on May 01, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

patron saints of wine - by Love My Vouchers and Organic Wine Club

Our friends at Love My Vouchers have kindly researched who are most well known Patron Saints of Wine. Wine has been produced since 7th century BC and archaeologists have found ancient amphoras in Georgia to prove that statement. It is not surprising that Spanish, German, French, Bulgarian and Greek cultures feature Saint Patrons of Wine very prominently. Here is a bit more information on a few of them.

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Is natural wine as close to Paleo diet as alcohol can be?

Posted on April 29, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

Paleo diet and Natural wine: paleo recipes and caveman diet wine recommendations

We are all on the quest for a healthier and happier lifestyle by eating healthy food, relaxing with friends and family and sometimes making hard choices about our nutrition. There are some really strenuous diets around. Paleo is a bit different as it is forming longer term habits and doesn't restrict your food choices much. There is definitely not any calorie counting involved. So what about wine? In this article we look into paleo diet more closely, outline what is so special about this 'caveman diet', see how wine fits into this and suggest a few paleo recipes.

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Duck and Wine: Organic red wine from Cotes du Rhone & healthy food

Posted on April 25, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

duck salad and red wine: organic Cotes du Rhone with no sulphites

Some matches are simply made in heaven, aren’t they? Think of a delicious red wine and Cotes du Rhone will definitely come up as one of the well-known winemaking regions. Think of a popular Rhone Valley dish and it would be duck.

In this post, we look at these two yummy things: a quick and easy duck recipe perfectly matched with no sulphites added wine made in ever popular Cotes du Rhone

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Organic wine for so many occasions: 6 great wines for your wine rack

Posted on April 06, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

great organic wines for different occasions and your wine rack

There are plenty of wines out there: some are good wines, some are a bit of a disappointment, some are for your everyday dining and some for special occasions. We’ve tasted a lot of organic wines to select just a few great wines for you. This case is to showcase your week in wine: from some straightforward flavours, more complex and to party wine. If you are going to be celebrating anything, we’ve got the wine for that too! Here are 6 organic wines for your wine rack:

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All you need to know about low sulphite wines: 4 facts and many reasons why you should switch

Posted on April 05, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

Low sulphite wine: 4 facts about sulphite free wine and healthy food

We've been writing about wines made with no added sulphites, wine intolerances and took some interviews from winemakers who produce natural wines without sulphites added. Yet these wines are made in tiny quantities, the demand for healthier wines is rising and people want to know more about the differences between 'no sulphites added', natural and conventional wines. Follow this guide and its 4 quick facts about low sulphite wines to learn more.

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Am I allergic to wine? 2 Major reasons for wine intolerance you need to know

Posted on April 04, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

Am I allergic to wine? Wine allergy symptoms and how to deal with it

It is a difficult question even for a seasoned medical professional. Yet if you’ve noticed that after just one glass of wine you experience nasal congestion, breathing difficulties, swelling of the lips or mouth, or even vomiting then the answer is probably yes. 

As UK promotes Allergy Awareness Week from 23rd to 30th April 2017, we simply cannot miss an opportunity to draw your attention to wine allergy issue. After all, more than 2.5 million Britons are suffering from it.

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How to buy good wine online

Posted on March 27, 2017 by Dimitri Safonov | 0 comments

how to buy good wine online: what is good wine

There are probably just a few questions that are most frequent for any wine merchant - ‘I would like a good red wine’ or ‘I prefer a good white wine’. Quite obviously that ‘good wine’ is something different for every wine shopper, but we’ve decided to make a bit of a research and this short writeup is about its results.

We’ve collected data from our wine club members and organic wine shop customers with regards to what wine they define as good wine. Read their opinions and our quick tips on getting the most out of shopping for good wine online.

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