Category: Drink

De Rothschild (Lafite) wines a fine match in sumptuous Chinese dinner

Michel Negrier, commercial director (global sales) of Domaines Barons De Rothschild (Lafite),  explained to me at a  dinner recently that we were drinking wines from the Lafite branch of the Rothschild group, not the Mouton… Read More

Revelling in Bordeaux and Napa Valley wines at Yun House

The wines of Chateau La Fleur-Petrus from Pomerol, Bordeaux, and Dominus Estate in Napa Valley paired exceedingly well with the fine cuisine of Yun House at Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur recently. “Wine is the most… Read More

Chenin Blanc and Syrah, star grapes of South Africa

Alex Dale, winemaker and owner of the Winery of Good Hope and Radford Dale in South Africa grew up in Burgundy,  France where he cut his teeth in winemaking. He moved to South Africa 24… Read More