Wine

Here are some articles I’ve enjoyed penning for various magazines and newspapers

  • Last week's Pic

    Concrete Fermenter

  • from Southern Rhone...

    Maison Guigal comes to mind as one of the top producers of the Rhone Valley. You might be surprised that Guigal is only three generations young; having been incorporated in 1946. Grapes had been cultivated in the Rhone Valley for more than 2000 y...

  • Delicious Barbaresco - Dante Rivetti Bric'Micca, 2007

    The Piedmonte wine cognoscenti aren't going to like me sharing this excellent value wine. For less than S$100 you get an amazingly complex and delightfully mid-aged Barbaresco that delivers all that you wish for in this wine style. There's cherries, t...

  • Orin Swift

    Wine, and art, go together. Go to any ‘vernissage’ (French term for preview of an art exhibition) and guests will be cradling a glass of wine whilst they take in the visual feast. Wineries that feature art aren't uncommon. And art on wine labe...

  • Chinese New Year Dinner

    Treasury Wine Estates hosted the first of the Loh Hei dinners to usher in the year of the Boar. Amongst the dishes and wines served up, the Cuvee Grand Esprit Champagne was a befitting suitor for the Abalone Yu Sheng. Other enjoyable dishes included a...