Wine

Sunrise Heartland Wines

9 Vines Wine Festival, Ampang + Free Tickets

Stamping Your Wine Passport: Travel in a Bottle Words: Claire Matheson Photos: Monica Tindall The wine glints a deep purple-red in the glass as it catches the soft light. Swirling softly around the bowl, it glides up to the rim before falling back again, leaving it…

Aziendo Uggiano

Azienda Uggiano, Beautiful Wines of Tuscany

Monica Tindall I first discovered Azienda Uggiano wines at an event at Drift Dining and Bar in Kuala Lumpur. Immediately finding affection for these Tuscan wines, meeting one of the winemakers in person and imbibing in such happy surrounds only increased my fond…

Castello di Querceto, Chianti Classico, Tuscany

Castello di Querceto, Fine Wines in Tuscany

Monica Tindall The first sip I had of a Castello di Querceto wine was in an Italian restaurant in Kuala Lumpur. Tucked away in a bungalow in a quiet street in the city centre, Giovanni, Italian chef, restaurateur and wine importer, shared his affection for this wine …

Villa Gemma Montepulciano D’Abruzzo

Masciarelli Wine, Fine Abruzzo Wine, Italy

Monica Tindall Mention Italian wines and your first thoughts might turn to a Barolo from Piedmont, a rich powerful Amarone from Verona or a popular Super Tuscan. Rarely would the wines from Abruzzo make the list, unless, that is, you’re someone in the know. Well…

Cantina Zaccagnini, Abruzzo

Cantina Zaccagnini, Wines from Abruzzo, Italy

Monica Tindall The most well-known of the Cantina Zaccagnini wines are immediately recognised by their signature rustic label tied off with a small twig of wood. Although the label looks rather hipster, the winery has been established since 1978 and is known for …

Jamon Iberico

Justwine, Wine and Pork Restaurant, TTDI

Words: Chris Moore    Photos: Monica Tindall Walking up the dimly lit staircase adjacent to Tom, Dick and Harry’s in TTDI, I wasn’t entirely sure of what I was about to encounter. I mean I had never heard of the establishment I was about to visit, and the recen…