My Grapevine

Chardonnay Deserves Another Look

by Wine Family April 14, 2018

Chardonnay has a bad rep... is it deserved? We’re asking you to think again about this wine staple with fresh, ravenous, eyes.
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What Exactly Are ‘Tannins’, And What Are They Good For?...

by Wine Family April 08, 2018

Many wine drinkers have heard about tannins, but many find the concept of what they actually are a bit blurry. Here is a beginners overview to help get things clear.
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The 4 Key Differences Between New World & Old World...

by Wine Family March 17, 2018

You may already know the terms 'New World' & 'Old World' when we talk about wines. But the terms can mean more than just where they wines are from…as I learnt the hard way when I was put on the spot
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What Wines To Bring To A Party

by Wine Family March 14, 2018

It's the always a conundrum; what bottle to take to a party? Well, it depends on what you want out of the party. Here I take a look at some circumstances and give you my recommendations.
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Chile, A Land Made For Wine

by Wine Family March 14, 2018

With its mountain ranges, sunshine hours, Pacific Ocean breezes and wealth of talented winemakers, Chile produces some exceptional wines at consumer friendly price points; here is a great selection.
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Celebrating Without Champagne - It Can Be Done. (And Just...

by Wine Family March 14, 2018

Champagne is of such preeminence that many still refer to any sparkling wine as a 'champagne'. However, there are so many different types of sparkling wine from all over the world you shouldn't miss.
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5 Do's & Don'ts At A Wine Tasting.

by Wine Family March 14, 2018

Wine tastings are fun, no doubt about it. All those great wines just waiting to be tasted, they're a wine lovers playground. However, there is a little bit of etiquette which needs to be abided by...
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Why does my wine cost that much?

by Wine Family March 13, 2018

It's a burning question for many wine drinkers; trying to understand the cost of a bottle of wine and the variations the world over. Here is the basics of what makes up the cost of your tipple.
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"Once You Pop…." - Why The World Has Gone Prosecco...

by Wine Family March 12, 2018

Prosecco has now overtaken Champagne in terms of sales volume, with the Italian sparkling wine outpacing the world renowned iconic French region by 3 million bottles

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When Food From The East Meets Wine From The West....

by Wine Family March 10, 2018

Wine and Asian food haven't been traditional partners, but that certainly doesn't mean they can't make for some exceptional pairing. My tip is to start looking into more whites for asian meals.
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Who Was Crowned King Of The Sauvignon Blancs?

by Wine Family March 04, 2018

From France to New Zealand, India to Chile, 7 of Singapore's finest wine noses and tongues tried a selection of 12 Sauvignon Blancs. Here are the results...
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Know Your Grapes!

by Wine Family January 18, 2018

A handy infographic to help enhance your knowledge on some well-liked grape varieties

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