Tomás Clancy

Tomás Clancy

Articles by Tomas Clancy

What D’Artagnan would have drunk

What D’Artagnan would have drunk

Château le Puy’s commitment to organic, non-intervention methods is bringing us the tastes of 400 years ago, with an expressive raw vivacity that is well worth splashing out on

To Try, Buy And Put By

To Try, Buy And Put By

TO TRY: Blason D’Aussières, AC Corbières 2016, at €12.95 down from €17.95 in O’Briens W...

Just how low can you go?

Just how low can you go?

The title of most southerly wine region in the world is fiercely contested, but New Zealand’s South Island appears to be the winner

Fortify yourself for autumn

Fortify yourself for autumn

Between Brexit, new blends and continued popularity, port wines and sherry are enjoying an upsurge in sales

To Try, Buy And Put By

To Try, Buy And Put By

TO TRY: Kaiken Ultra Mendoza Chardonnay, Mendoza Argentina 2014, at €19.95 Street Wines, Baggot...

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Tomàs Cusiné Llebre, DO Costers del Segre, 2015, €17.95 from Searsons Wine Merchants,...

The bright side of sweet Sauternes

The bright side of sweet Sauternes

Sauternes has been stigmatised as a dessert wine, but now it’s time for a revival

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Il Palagio, When We Dance, Chianti DOCG 2015, €20.95 from Mitchell and Son, Glasthule, ...

Waves, sails and wine adventures

Waves, sails and wine adventures

Since before the time of Julius Caesar, maritime culture has influenced the world of wine

To Try, Buy  And Put By

To Try, Buy And Put By

Sauvignon Blanc, the once and future king

Sauvignon Blanc, the once and future king

New white wines threaten Sauvignon Blanc every year, but none has yet managed to claim its crown

To Try, Buy  And Put By

To Try, Buy And Put By

TO TRY: Domaine Bosquet, Blanc, AC Châteauneuf du Pape 2011, €39.95 from Baggot Street Wines, ...

Wine school: a delicious education

Wine school: a delicious education

Want to develop a keener nose for wine? Then a course might be just the thing for you

To try, buy and put by

To try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Chateau Dereszla Tokaji Dry Furmint, Hungary 2016, €15 from Mitchell & Son, Glasthu...

Bordeaux at a price that’s right

Bordeaux at a price that’s right

Bordeaux became the bitcoin of the 1980s, with prices leaping out of the reach of ordinary wine lovers, but sellers are finally taking steps to make the produce more accessible again