Tomás Clancy

Tomás Clancy

Articles by Tomas Clancy

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Roberto Henriquez, Rivera del Notro, Pais, Bio-Bio Valley, Chile 2017, €22.95 from 64 W...

Bastille Day and the wine revolution

Bastille Day and the wine revolution

The French Revolution changed lives forever around the world, and not least in the way we drink wine today

Chalk: The golden disc for European wine

Chalk: The golden disc for European wine

Chalk deposits in soil give some of the world’s best wines their distinctive character

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Pfeiffer, Rutherglen Topaque NV, 500ml at €14.88 down from €24.80 from Karwig Wines, ...

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Fleurs de Prairie, Côtes de Provence 2018, €9.99, from Aldi stores nationwide (89) The...

Burgundy, beyond the obvious: Tomás Clancy makes the case for a long overlooked wine tourism spot

Burgundy, beyond the obvious: Tomás Clancy makes the case for a long overlooked wine tourism spot

Burgundy has been long overlooked as a tourist destination and, for that reason, it is the perfect spot for a leisurely wine holiday

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

Waterloo and wine fit for an emperor

Waterloo and wine fit for an emperor

Today, Napoleon may be associated with brandy, but his life-long affection for Champagne and Burgundy should not be forgotten

Grill: More wine!

Grill: More wine!

Here are ten great choices to try with your barbecue this year

Wine, whiskey and a few old Joycean myths

Wine, whiskey and a few old Joycean myths

James Joyce enjoyed a good tipple, and the pages of his greatest work teem with references to the delights of wine and spirits

The rough diamond of Bordeaux

The rough diamond of Bordeaux

The unglamorous port town of Pauillac is historically the real wine capital of the Bordeaux region

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY GD Vajra, Dolcetto d’Alba, Piedmont 2017, €22.95 at The Corkscrew, Chatham Street; 64 ...

Wine (finally) fit for an Empire

Wine (finally) fit for an Empire

Despite its illustrious history, a devastating scandal in the 1980s took Austrian wine off our shelves. Now it’s back

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Champagne Granzamy Brut NV, at €29 from €34.95 from O’Briens wines nationwide and o...

The first of the summer wine

The first of the summer wine

Our wine expert presents his guide to the wines to quaff this summer, whatever the occasion