Can you Enjoy Wine and be Healthy?
Can you enjoy wine and be healthy? This question has been at the forefront of my mind lately. Recently, when someone discovered I work with wine, their response went something...Read more
Red Wine Headaches Part 2
In the first part of this blog series (click here to read it) we discussed the true culprits behind red wine headaches. We took a look at the role histamine and tyramine...Read more
Red Wine Headaches Part 1
Have you ever suffered from red wine headaches? Do you wonder if it’s to do with sulphites? Do you sometimes experience other allergic symptoms after drinking a glass of wine,...Read more
'Old Vines' and 'Vielles Vignes'
We have all seen phrases like ‘old vines’ and ‘vieilles vignes’ or ‘alte reben’ on wines labels. These terms do all mean the same thing, but what do they actually mean? Does...Read more
We Just Love Wine Jokes
At Grape and Nectar we just love wine jokes. In fact, the cheesier they are the better. We also love a bit of slightly preposterous wine wisdom, which we like...Read more
Prosecco Alternatives You Will Love
The P-Word….Prosecco – it seems to constantly be used as carrot, dangled to entice women. The ultimate goal seems to be to help to promote and sell ‘shit’ wine to...Read more
Drink Better Wine and Eat Chocolate
Drink better wine and eat chocolate – are they rules to live by? I’m not sure, though I like to think they are. Though, many may view both these things...Read more