All posts by Nick Jeffrey

    • Noshing in New Zealand

      We were out imbibing with a cute Kiwi couple, when the topic of New Zealand wines came up. For those not in the know, there...

    • Any Port In A Storm

      While entertaining dinner guests recently, when a discussion broke out about the benefits of a small glass of Port after dinner. Never one to shy...

    • Wild For Washington Wine

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was browsing the aisles of my friendly neighbourhood booze merchant last week, when I bumped into one of those in-store tastings...

    • Porters and Stouts

      It’s that time of year again, gentle reader. The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer. I even saw frost on my...

    • Game of Beers

      Your humble narrator decided to sit down on the couch over the weekend to binge-watch the latest season of Game of Thrones, as it was...

    • Crazy For Cahors

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was recently browsing the aisles of my favourite booze merchant, when a bottle from Cahors caught my eye. For those readers...

    • Czech This Out

      Your intrepid liquor reporter has been noticing more and more Czech Pilsners on the shelves of my friendly neighbourhood booze merchant, as well as pouring...

    • Savouring Sicily

      Your humble narrator was dining at a fancy Italian restaurant last week, when the tuxedoed server suggested pairing the first course with a Sicilian wine....

    • International Beer Day

      If your humble narrator could ever marry a specific day of the year, that day would be the first Friday in August, also known as...

    • International IPA Day

      There was a momentous occasion in beer culture a few weeks back, and your humble narrator certainly made the most of it. Yes gentle reader,...