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Know Your Corks
All cork closures are not the same. Let Peter F May show you how to identify the type of cork in your wine bottle. If nothing else itíll help pass that time in a restaurant after opening the wine and your food arriving.
Know Your Fizz
Sparkling wine is special, but there are several ways to get that fizz in your glass. Peter F May looks them and confesses to a discovery.
La Flute Corkscrew Review
Where do you keep your corkscrew? Chances are that it is tucked away in a drawer in the kitchen. La Flute is a new corkscrew designed with aesthetics in mind and it is meant to be put on display when not in use. But Peter F May queries whether looks are more important than function.
Les Bourgeois winery - Missouri
Les Bourgeois winery, Missouri, is located on the banks of the Missouri River where they grow Norton and other American and hybrid grapes. Peter F May went to taste their Norton and stayed for a delightful lunch at the cliff top bistro with stunning views along the Missouri.
Madeira Wines - Book Review
A beautiful new colour book about Madeira wines confounds expectations by containing detailed information.
Malbec and Steak Matching
Malbec makes a perfect partner for steak, but do specific cuts of meat have an affinity with wines grown in different regions? Peter F May goes to Gaucho Argentinean steak restaurant to find out.
Malbec World Day
April 17th is celebrated as Malbec World Day. Peter F May visited Londonís Gaucho Argentinian Steak restaurant to learn about Argentinean Malbec from Phil Crozier, Gauchoís Director of Wine.
Mimosa, Kir, Bellini and Bucks Fizz
Wine is delicious on its own, but sometimes it is great to make a longer drink by adding orange juice or to sweeten with liqueur or peach puree. Peter F May looks at some wine based cocktails that have become world famous.
Mission Hill Winery - Okanagan
Mission Hill Winery in western Canada's Okanagan Valley was named 2011 Winery of the Year in the InterVin International Wine Awards. Peter F May was one of the 100,000 visitors who come very year to taste wine, admire its architecture and views.
Mix Your Own Wine
It is now fashionable to mix your wines at dinner parties. And why not? It's what winemakers do, says Peter F May.
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