Category: Event Ideas and Tips Zone

Le Nez du Vin Review: The Ultimate Lowdown

We’ve been using Jean Lenoir’s wine aroma phial kit for nearly 16 years in our wine tasting events and would like to christen our blog with a super useful Le Nez du Vin review. The below gives you the insider information on the product, namely: What it’s all about Smaller versions of the kit Why… Read more »

Best Affordable Wine Chillers

There are many expensive wine fridges available on the market which offer a controlled cool range of temperatures, and allow you to chill multiple bottles at the same time, but as well as cost, they can take up a lot of space, and they are not portable. So what else can you use when the… Read more »

Top 10 tips for choosing a corporate event

There has never been more choice in the corporate event market. The options in the sporting arena are well known and established, but any online research will quickly show the events, experiences and activities available to corporate event bookers extends well beyond this, from live branded versions of well known TV shows to high octane… Read more »

Wine decanting guide

Ah, there’s nothing quite like a rich, dark hearted wine sitting happily in a sparkling clean decanter is there? Not only does it look lovely, it heightens our sense of expectation. It also looks super-posh, and every once in a while that can’t be a bad thing. So why do we decant? Which wines do… Read more »

Gin legal definition

Gin: Understanding the Legal Definitions After a busy year of Gin tastings we thought the time was ripe for a short article exploring how Gin (one of the least regulated major products in the spirits industry) is legally defined in the UK. Why? Well knowing Gin’s basic legal definitions are perhaps the building blocks in… Read more »

Light bodied and full bodied wines – a definition

When I first started out in the wine trade, I used to struggle with the word “body” when used in wine lexicon. It sounded pretty as a description for sure, but what did it actually mean? I had a vague understanding that the expression probably had something to do with alcohol content, but I knew… Read more »

Wine decanting guide

Ah, there’s nothing quite like a rich, dark hearted wine sitting happily in a sparkling clean decanter is there? Not only does it look lovely, it heightens our sense of expectation. It also looks super-posh, and every once in a while that can’t be a bad thing. So why do we decant? Which wines do… Read more »