Tomás Clancy

Tomás Clancy

Articles by Tomas Clancy

Three to have with gazpacho

Three to have with gazpacho

{ "b" : "San Giorgio, Trebbiano di Puglia, IGT 2003, €9, Listons, Camden Street, D2 (87)."}

Three to have with a panini

Three to have with a panini

Ballygowan Still, about €1.25, available from most supermarkets and newsagents nationwide (90)

Hollywood makes a star out of pinot noir

Hollywood makes a star out of pinot noir

With sales of pinot noir up 22 per cent in the US and 10 per cent in Britain, it is clear the wine is experiencing the Sideways effect.

Three to have with a panini

Three to have with a panini

{ "b" : "Ballygowan Still, about €1.25, available from most supermarkets and newsagents nationwide (90)"}

Family of Twelve goes on tour

Family of Twelve goes on tour

While the New Zealand All Blacks have been slicing and dicing the British and Irish Lions during this year's rugby test, New Zealand's winemakers have been on a world tour of their own.

Three to have with Caesar salad

Three to have with Caesar salad

Dolle Winery, Gruner Veltliner, Gaisberg, Este Lage 2003, €11, Superquinn nationwide (90).

Three to have with Caesar salad

Three to have with Caesar salad

{ "b" : "Dolle Winery, Gruner Veltliner, Gaisberg, Este Lage 2003, €11, Superquinn nationwide (90)."}

Three to have with paté

Three to have with paté

Napa Valley Vineyards, Reserve Chardonnay 2003, €17, available from most wine shops and supermarkets nationwide (89).

Three to have with paté

Three to have with paté

{ "b" : "Napa Valley Vineyards, Reserve Chardonnay 2003, €17, available from most wine shops and supermarkets nationwide (89)."}

Three to have watching Wimbledon

Three to have watching Wimbledon

{ "b" : "Jacobs Creek, Pink Sparkling NV, €20, Redmond's, Ranelagh, Dublin, and most good off-licences (87)."}

Cellar notes: Hungarian wine's Celtic roots

Cellar notes: Hungarian wine's Celtic roots

The grand boulevards of Budapest resound with the clatter of Irish voices as cheap, direct flights and low property prices lure investors east.

Three to have watching Wimbledon

Three to have watching Wimbledon

Jacobs Creek, Pink Sparkling NV, €20, Redmond's, Ranelagh, Dublin, and most good off-licences (87).

Cellar notes: En primeur sees 30% price-drop

Cellar notes: En primeur sees 30% price-drop

Now nearly a month behind the usual date, the en primeur prices have at last started to arrive in an Amazon-like flood.

Three to have al fresco

Three to have al fresco

E Guigal, St Joseph, Vigne de L'Hospice 2000, €20, Redmond's, Ranelagh and good off-licences nationwide (90).

Three to have al fresco

Three to have al fresco

{ "b" : "E Guigal, St Joseph, Vigne de L'Hospice 2000, €20, Redmond's, Ranelagh and good off-licences nationwide (90)."}