I want to discuss whether it is easy to incorporate 10 portions of fruit and vegetables in your daily menu. It includes a recipe to make this choice as painless as it could be. I will also suggest how to match your 10-veg healthy recipe easily with a light red wine that is high in antioxidants.
Wine is essentially grape juice, right? It is made from crushed grapes, that grow from vines and not they are not modified to grow on badgers. So how on earth can wine not be suitable for people who live a vegan or vegetarian lifestyle? Read our Store Manager's post on vegan wine.
Sulphites in wine are important to consider for health reasons, to alleviate allergy symptoms and to help people suffering from asthma. Many people ask us whether these natural wines are better or worse because the wine is made without added sulphites. Here is our winemakers' perspective on the issue:
As you already know from our no nonsense guide to food and wine matching there are some considerations to be made when deciding on good pairings. What does it mean for vegan recipes and vegan wine? Are there are additional ‘rules’? Are there any suggestions that affect the pairings? Let’s explore!
I was sitting near the Thames with my burrito and thinking about my upcoming visit to Foyles. What should I get? I don’t know at the slightest. Something pleasant, or maybe something shocking? Is this how we get our lives so exciting and interesting - simply by stumbling upon new things and making our own judgement whether we like it or not?
Many people ask us what are the best organic wines we'd recommend for special occasions and exquisite dinner parties. Have a look at this selection of 6 different organic wines: 1 sparkling wine, 1 white wine and 4 red wines that we've expertly considered to be the best organic wines in their class.
I have considered organic wines on the budget that would also suit many different types of weekday dinners. You need versatility and uncomplicated good flavours.
Please see my comments on this selection of organic wine and the complete list of suggested organic wine bottles. Discover a new wine to try!