Tomás Clancy

Tomás Clancy

Articles by Tomas Clancy

3 to have… with prawns

3 to have… with prawns

A smart accompaniment for prawns is Omaka Springs, this devilishly full riesling from New Zealand.

3 to have...with pork

3 to have...with pork

Honoréde Berticot, Sauvignon, Cotes de Duras 2003 (88), €10, Searson's, Dublin and most good off-licences.

Cellar notes: Tobacco makes way for wine

Cellar notes: Tobacco makes way for wine

North and South Carolina are two US states closely associated with the plantation crops of cotton and tobacco.

3 to have...with pork

3 to have...with pork

{ "b" : "Honoréde Berticot, Sauvignon, Cotes de Duras 2003 (88), €10, Searson's, Dublin and most good off-licences."}

Cellar notes: The heat is on

Cellar notes: The heat is on

Introducing heat to grapes is a high wire act, where balance is everything.

3 to have...with spring lamb

3 to have...with spring lamb

{ "b" : "Poggio alla Badiola, IGT Toscana 2003, €22, Oddbins and most good off-licences (89)"}

3 to have...with spring lamb

3 to have...with spring lamb

Poggio alla Badiola, IGT Toscana 2003, €22, Oddbins and most good off-licences (89)

Portuguese wines are up with world's best

Portuguese wines are up with world's best

Two decades of astounding development have followed Portugal's accession to the EU in 1986.

3 to have...on St Patrick's Day

3 to have...on St Patrick's Day

{ "b" : "Chateau La Nauve, AC St Emilion 2000, €16 in Mitchell & Son, Kildare St, Dublin and good wine shops (88)."}

3 to have...on St Patrick's Day

3 to have...on St Patrick's Day

Chateau La Nauve, AC St Emilion 2000, €16 in Mitchell & Son, Kildare St, Dublin and good wine shops (88).

3 to have...at Cheltenham

3 to have...at Cheltenham

Solar de Iriarte, DO Rueda 2003, €12, Mitchell & Son, Kildare Street, Dublin 2 and good wine shops (88)

3 to have...at Cheltenham

3 to have...at Cheltenham

{ "b" : "Solar de Iriarte, DO Rueda 2003, €12, Mitchell & Son, Kildare Street, Dublin 2 and good wine shops (88)"}

Don't blame it on the cork

Don't blame it on the cork

One of the most controversial subjects in wine today is the issue of corked wines.

3 to have...with hard cheese

3 to have...with hard cheese

La Cerisaie, Chateau Dereszla, Tokaji Furmint, Late Harvest 2000, around €16 in Mitchell & Son, Kildare Street and all good wine shops.

3 to have...for a new arrival

3 to have...for a new arrival

Chateau Malijay, Cuvee 28 Aout, Cotes du Rhone 2003 at around €14 from Mitchell and Son, Dublin and select wine shops.