Celebrations for me always mean a wee glass of fizz to start, often when cooking or chatting, or more likely both.
'Are you planning anything for Father's Day?" asks a slightly desperate email from a drinks company.
The Lemon Drop Martini has been around since the 80's, or at least that's when it became most popular.
I do like my fish and chips with vinegar, but what should you put in your glass?
It was only a matter of time before The Apprentice jumped on the craft ale bandwagon.
A couple of weeks ago, a pair of news items about cycling inspired me to write about the relationship between wines and bicycles (don’t believe there is one? Go read the article!).
In the Eurovision Song Contest the Greeks offered us a glimpse of what a post-independence Scottish entry might sound like.
It has been suggested by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s Better Life Index that Australia is the ‘happiest country in the world’.
As a wine-drinking nation we no longer store bottles in dusty cellars for years waiting for them to reach perfect maturity.
I once hired a Vauxhall Combo and drove to France to pick up cheap champagne for my brother's wedding.