“I kept her hanging like grapes on the vine and that was no way to keep her.” Johnny Cash

Ok, we have covered the basics regarding wine, it’s origins and some of the myths surrounding it, now it’s time to finally start on the grape varieties that are out there. This is not an exhaustive list, more like a quick guide to the grapes that are in the wines at your local store or … Continue reading

“In a champagne supernova – A champagne supernova in the sky.” Oasis.

To carry over from the last post, here it is in all it’s glory. Wine post part deux! Like Hot Shots but a little bit more cultured!! Ok so before I get into the famous grapes, I will outline essentials to keep in mind while browsing or buying the good stuff in your local wine … Continue reading

“Spent my days with a woman unkind, Smoked my stuff and drank all my wine.” Led Zeppelin.

Wine 101- The Basics. Origins – What is wine. Strictly speaking, wine can only be made from grapes Grapes are picked (by hand or by machinery) then crushed and pressed to extract the juice. All grape juice contains a lot of sugar This juice is then turned into wine by turning sugar to alcohol:┬áSugar + … Continue reading

“Coz’ every girl’s crazy ’bout a sharp dressed man.” ZZ Top

The definitive essentials for all men’s wardrobes. As I wasn’t sure what to start with I thought I’d just jump straight in with the style side of things. Now ladies, don’t hate because all my posts will be regarding male fashion, Its just that as a man, I’m at a serious disadvantage as to what … Continue reading

“What we have here is a failure to communicate!” Guns’n’Roses.

Hey, I’m Dave and I will be your host for this evening. Do you like letters? Words?? Sentences??? THEN THIS COULD BE THE BLOG FOR YOU!!!!!!!! I decided to set up this blog to pass comment on and spread information that I have gathered over the years on topics as varied and diverse as male … Continue reading