As temperatures rise, our wine columnist John Kelman of Rutabaga turns his attention to big fruity reds.
Soaring demand for online booze deliveries during the coronavirus lockdown has seen sales at Naked Wines rocket more than 80% higher in April and May.
With virtual pub quizzes, Zoom parties and “quarantinis” having become the new normal, many of us have become a dab hand at fixing our own drinks.
A Scottish events organiser and a wine merchant tell us why online tastings have proven to be a corker during lockdown.
Don’t take that chilled glass of wine on a warm day for granted, hotter temperatures could be threatening the grape.
The occasional glass of red wine could be linked to better gut health, according to a new study.
A city MP has called for a review into the way alcohol is taxed.
Two compounds present in red wine and green could treat inherited metabolic diseases, scientists suggest.
Bordeaux wine spans 2,000 years from Roman times. Montagne Saint-Emilion may be a little off the beaten track but that’s why it is so special, says Donna Ewen
Robotic lasers have been deployed to stop birds from damaging grapes at a vineyard in California for the first time.
Excessive alcohol is known to be detrimental to health but new research claims having it in small doses can be good for the brain.
High altitude wines are in, single cask whisky is a thing and magnums are big news.
The capacity of wine glasses has increased sevenfold in the last 300 years and most steeply in the last two decades, a study has found.
Your choice of alcoholic drink might shape your mood with spirits likely to make you tearful compared to other beverages, new research suggests.
A compound present in red wine and dark chocolate could help slow down the degenerative effects of ageing, scientists suggest.
A man is on a mission to prove the doubters wrong by producing the UK’s most northern wine - in Aberdeenshire.
A new report has suggested drinking just half a glass of wine or a small beer a day can increase the risk of breast cancer.
When you’re having a bath your undoubted goal is to achieve peak relaxation. Unfortunately, sometimes it’s harder than it looks with so many components to juggle.