Tomás Clancy

Tomás Clancy

Articles by Tomas Clancy

Three to try

Three to try

Tio Pepe, Fino Sherry, Jerez, €15.95 from O’Briens Wines stores nationwide and at obrienswine...

Wine: The birth of the cool

Wine: The birth of the cool

For years, the received wisdom on red wine was to serve it at room temperature. Not any more

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Mont Rubí, White, DO Penedès 2017, €19 from Whelehans Wines, Silver Tassie, Loughlins...

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Zenato, Lugana San Benedetto, Veneto 2017, €19.95 from Searsons Wine Merchants, Monksto...

The untold story of a sparkling giant

The untold story of a sparkling giant

Prosecco was being written about by the Romans as long ago as the first century AD, but in many ways its narrative is just beginning

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Château Miraval, Rosé d’Aix en Provence 2016, €59.50 for the 1.5ml magnum from Terr...

France’s valley of the lost wines

France’s valley of the lost wines

Overlooked by modern wine lovers until recently, the Loire is home to an impressive variety of top-quality, well-priced wines

The First Family of new Irish whiskey

The First Family of new Irish whiskey

The Teelings aren’t just a success story in their own right: the arc of their narrative is also the story of modern-day Irish whiskey

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Alasia, Moscato d’Asti, Piemonte 2017, €11.95 from Searsons Wine Merchants, Monkstown...

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Sipp Mack, Crémant d’Alsace NV, €24 down from €29 from Mitchell & Son, CHQ, IF...

Human after all: The war on terroir

Human after all: The war on terroir

It’s been maligned by many wine experts for years, but the value of terroir has received a measure of reappraisal in recent times

10 trends for 2019

10 trends for 2019

Square wine bottles and the Brexit effect are among the developments to watch out for this year

Winning wine sellers part two

Winning wine sellers part two

In this week’s second instalment of The Sunday Business Post Annual Gold Star Awards 2019, we acknowledge the sommelier of the year, the most impressive supermarket wine outlets and the best importers, among many others

Winning wine sellers

Winning wine sellers

We reveal the finalists and winners of The Sunday Business Post Annual Gold Star Awards 2019

The SBP Christmas Day wine advisory

The SBP Christmas Day wine advisory

From an opening tipple to the sweetest of dessert wines, the following list recommends the perfect accompaniment to every moment of the festive day