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Roque & Roll!

Roquefort and Stilton are two favourite cheeses. And discovered that Providore Downtown – theprovidore.com – here in Singapore  has a non-pasteurized version (Comte too). When it comes to Roquefort, the bluer the better. On that note, you might want to check out Alvin Lee’s The Bluest Blues below It’s a great song. So too the guitar of course. The black …

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Wines of the Week • 2 November 2020

Graham’s Fine White Port Bright gentle gold. Aromatics of yellow peach, melon, light raisins, honey and a whiff of spirit (if you get your nose too close to the glass). Medium sweet with a creamy/glycerol texture. Savour cool or cold depending on your preference (the wine – inevitably – becomes …

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Wine of the Week • 1 September 2020

Watch it at Tencent Video 腾讯视频 https://v.qq.com/x/page/f3145jcvcn9.html Tell us what particularly interests you at [email protected] Yixin • Hong Kong G/F Shanghai Industrial Investment Building, 48-62 Hennessy Road, Wanchai  • 852 2834 9963 益新美食館 • 灣仔軒尼斯道48-62號上海實業大廈地下及地庫 100 Top Chinese Restaurant of the World 2020 Main founder WONG Jim Wan was also proprietor of Winner House Hotel Used …

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Wines of the Week • 19 August 2020

Watch it at Tencent Video 腾讯视频 https://v.qq.com/x/page/q3138fyknfa.html Tell us what particularly interests you at [email protected] Jie Xiang Lou • Hangzhou Relais & Chateaux Seven Villas Hangzhou Resort, 1st Bapanling Road • 86 571 8886 7888 解香楼 • 西湖区八盘岭路1号紫萱度假村 Top 30 Chinese Restaurant of the World 2020 100 Top Chinese Restaurant of …

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Wine of the Week • 5 August 2020

Watch it at Tencent Video 腾讯视频 https://v.qq.com/x/page/l3129zuyx4l.html Sun Fook Kee • Hong Kong 1/F, Circle Court, 3-5 Java Road, North Point s 852 2566 5898 新福記 • 北角渣華道3-5 號永光閣1樓 100 Top Chinese Restaurants of the World 2020 A Top 10 Chinese Restaurant 2019, Sun Fook Kee changed hands in February 2019 Hong Kong’s …

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Wine of the Day • 3 August 2020

Adami Vigneto Giardino Rive di Colbertaldo Asciutto 2018 Classy Prosecco from the hills of  Valdobbiadene where all the top vineyards are located. Entirely from glera, the nose is very pears: Anjou, Poire Williams and Nashi. Floral too, including acacia. The ripe fruitiness is balanced by freshness delivered via a creamy …

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Wine of the Week • 29 July 2020

Watch it at Tencent Video 腾讯视频 https://v.qq.com/x/page/i3125ino48z.html Kui Yuan Guan • Hangzhou 154 Jiefang Road • 86 571 8702 9012 奎元馆 • 解放路154号 100 Top Chinese Restaurants of the World 2019 & 2020 (2 consecutive years) Began as a humble noodle shop in 1867 during the Qing dynasty (1644 – 1912) …

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Wines of the Day • 28 July 2020

Rapaura Springs Reserve Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2019 Named for a spring that flows through the family-owned vineyard (see picture), this Marlborough sauvignon blanc is ultra aromatic. The perfume of green guavas jumps out of the glass. Rich and full-bodied, the texture is glycerol, oily and creamy. Very easy to pair with food, …

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