25 toasty treats

Drinking wine in the cold months brings many advantages. This week, we list 25 of our top warming wines for winter

25th October, 2015
Chianti: a warm and welcoming choice to get you through the long, cold winter Istock

As we head into winter, wine lovers’ thoughts turn to wines that are warm and toasty; luscious and spicy; rich and meditative. This is because in winter, warmth is not just a physical pleasure, it has a deep psychological impact too.

In a recent study published in the US Science journal, psychologists and behavioural scientists from Yale University and the University of Colorado studied if humans respond differently to people who were hot or...

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