Cathal McBride: Celebrating family with fine wines

From bubbles to Burgundy, we help you choose the best wines for your seasonal family gatherings and celebrations

At its heart, the season of Christmas represents family. However you define yours, family is about sharing and wine exemplifies that for me. It’s a gift to be poured and pored over, discussed and regaled about. Wine is at the centre of the table, its communality bringing us all together. My Christmas recommendations this year stick to tradition, with a little room for playful experimentation.

There’s no better way to start your celebrations than with ...