Christmas Day Wine

Well here we are again. With just five short weeks to go until Santa Claus does the rounds, (and Mrs. Claus saves the day, thanks M&S) it’s probably time to start considering the dreaded supermarket shop of cocktail sausages, sprouts, seven tins of Celebrations and copious amount of booze. If you haven’t yet decided what …

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Saxtys Wines Wine of the Week – Monday 3rd November 2014

The Constantin Chevalier Cotes du Luberon Grenache 2007 As Halloween and Bonfire night celebrations draw behind us, our thoughts turn to a more sobering Autumn event. Remembrance Sunday. A time for reflection and appreciation of those past and present - especially those currently involved in conflicts around the world. With our home in Herefordshire also …

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Saxtys Wines Wine of the Week – Monday 27th October 2014

The countdown to Halloween has begun, and with only 3 days to go, we thought it most appropriate that this week’s Wine of the Week follow in the spirit of ‘Hallowine’! With Halloween falling at the same time as the end of the harvest, it’s time to start thinking about those full blood reds and …

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Saxtys Wines Wine of the Week – Monday 20th October 2014

As our menus change, so must our wines. With Autumn settling in after our long summer, we now say goodbye to the pale pinks and the summer time Sauvignons, and welcome back those crisp fruity whites and the full bodied reds. Autumn brings the perfect opportunity to drink those wines that go hand in hand …

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Saxtys Wines Wine of the Week – Monday 13th October 2014

Cloudy Bay Pinot Noir 2011 With winter just around the corner we could not think of a more perfect wine to start the winter season. An enticing wine that will awaken your senses from the very first encounter. Cloudy Bay Pinot Noir 2011 is opulent and aromatic with a silky palate that reveals layers of …

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