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  1. Wine Wisdom - New Supertuscan

    Tom this week will be introducing you to a great value exciting Supertuscan that has recently been added to our list. Learn more about our new Gift Subscriptions of Pick of the Punch and Premier Crew memberships, perfect as we come into the festive season. Continue reading →

  2. The History of Heavy Metal in 9 Wines - Part 1

    I've hosted tastings pairing wine to art, sculpture, cars, clothes, lamps, horse pictures, Marvel characters, Bond movies, rugby players and sex aids but coming up with suitable line-up for 'The History of Heavy Metal in 9 Wines', an idea spawned drunkenly in Bordeaux in May, was quite a challenge. I deliberately steered clear of the obvious choices - i.e. Motorhead's Shiraz or AC/DC's 'Thrunderstruck' Chardonnay, from the same site that event offered Slayer 'Reign in Blood' Cabernet! Continue reading →

  3. Wine Wisdom - New Outstanding Burgundy

    In this week's Wine Wisdom watch Tom highlight two outstanding Burgundies, one which was the star 2014 regional AC red and a white burgundy that was pitted against other regional AC whites at our recent panel tasting, but beat all the new comers to retain its rightful place as our baby Puligny Montrachet of choice. Don't miss out on our Honest Grapes Winter Portfolio Tasting, a Halloween inspired recipe which will startle your taste buds, gifting's never been easier with our home tasting Taste Lab Kit and learn more about the noble grapes of Burgundy, all in this week's Wine Wisdom. Continue reading →

  4. Wine Wisdom - New Crowdsourced Bordeaux

    We recently presented you with two Bordeaux wines available on our shop that showed very well at our recent Bordeaux Panel tasting. This week, it's time for us to unveil the two new ones that were the real show stoppers at the same event. We are crowd sourcing these wines to bring them to the UK next month! Watch the video below to learn about a fantastic food paring to go with the red Bordeaux, our upcoming Truffle and wine pairing dinner and fantastic discounts on our champagne gifts! Learn something new in the vintellect section - what goes into a Bordeaux blend! Continue reading →

  5. Wine Wisdom - New Chiantis

    We are delighted to announce that two new fantastic Chiantis will be coming to our list, with many more changes to be unveiled in the coming weeks. We invite you to our luxurious Truffle Dinner at Polpo Ape & Bird, introducing two of our stunning new Chiantis, with a recipe following the theme of truffles and challenge your perceptions about wine with our exciting innovative Taste Lab. Continue reading →

  6. Wine Wisdom - Autumn Pick of the Bunch Cases

    This month we bring to you our new Pick of the Bunch cases which were carefully selected by Christian with inputs from the rest of the team. We are excited to unveil two superb cases. The Seasonal Sipping case which is perfect for getting you through October, and an all Italian American affair in the Godfather(s) case. See highlights of some of the wines in these cases, information about an educational evening of how to build a cellar, this week's recipe, learn about Honest gifts & why do some wines getting better with age? all in this week's Wine Wisdom. Continue reading →

  7. Wine Wisdom with Tom Harrow - Star Bordeaux

    Last week we held a small Panel Tasting focusing on Bordeaux. In this week's Wine Wisdom Tom will be unveiling that some new wines will be listed shortly, as well as highlighting two of the stars of the show. So if you're a fan of Bordeaux make sure you watch the videos below. Tom will also be mentioning our Chocolate & Wine Masterclass which is just a week away, this week's recipe which will go with one of our favourite white Bordeaux's and his top tip this week's in his vintellect series. Read more... Continue reading →

  8. Wine Wisdom with Tom Harrow - Get Ready for Autumn

    Today's Equinox officially marks the transition into Autumn. The new season brings new types of wine to enjoy, new recipe ideas and new products to look forward to, as Honest Grapes expands into wine accessories with the legendary Zalto glasses now available on our site. Tom tests their durability in a unique way, so watch the video to see what all the hype is about! Continue reading →

  9. Roll Like Charles – From Dusk to Dawn

    Last month, we were back in Porto Cervo at the Rolls Royce Studio, hosting events to showcase the launch of two new RR models: the Wraith Dusk - silver with fetching purple ostrich skin interior and the Emerald Dawn – homage to Costa Smeralda of course. Continue reading →

  10. Wine Wisdom with Tom Harrow - International Grenache Day

    This week we had the hottest September day in over 100 years. And what's better on a hot day than a refreshing, crisp white? In this week's Wine Wisdom, Tom is showcasing a fantastic Italian white, exclusive only to Honest Grapes! This Friday (16th Sept) sees the International Grenache Day, so Tom will be taking you through some of our favourite Grenache wines as well as  a recipe which pairs perfectly with them. The vintellect tip will be on the same topic, so prepare to learn a lot about this grape! In other news, we turned 2 years old last week! While we're getting ready for our birthday party this evening, we've also been reflecting on some of the great perks and benefits we brought you over the last year. Keep reading for more information... Continue reading →

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