Food alone is good; wine alone is good; but food and wine together is heaven!

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FOOD FOOD Suggestions for enjoyable food and wine pairings that bring out the best of both
  • Wine and cheese pairings
  • Party Openings
  • Wine with main courses
  • Wine with dessert courses
Low GI low Cholesterol Foods A table that shows classes of food by level of GI and cholesterol
  • Table of low GI low Cholesterol foods
Health and Food Introduction to enjoyable eating for health
  • What is the GI Index?
  • Cholesterol and health
  • Link to table of low GI and low cholesterol foods
Best Restaurants Recommended restaurants
  • Aubergine - Gordon Ramsay
  • Petrus - Berkeley Hotel
  • The Dorchester
  • The Ritz
  • The Fat Duck
  • Queen Mary 2
  • Le Vacherin
  • The Devonshire
WINE Introduction An introduction to wine basics
  • What is wine?
  • How is Wine made?
  • How is bubbly wine produced?
  • History of wine making
  • Why does wine have different colours?
Types of Wine Description of the many types of wine
  • Classical fine wines
  • Bordeaux
  • Burgundy
  • Rhone
  • Other fine wines
Wine Regions Information about how widely wine production is around the world
  • Europe
  • Oceania
  • Americas
  • Africa
Wine Grape Types Basic introduction to the major wine grape types
  • Pinot Noir
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Syrah (Shiraz)
  • Gewurtztraminer
  • Chenin Blanc
Favourite Wines The author's favourite wine list
  • France
  • Chile
How Best to Value Wine How to obtain value for money when buying wine
  • Price score
  • Quality score
  • Low priced but reasonably good
  • Medium priced but very good
  • High priced but fabulous
Where to Buy Wine A list of UK sources for wine purchases
  • UK traditional wine merchants
  • UK wine clubs
  • UK online wine merchants
Wine Tasting Notes The author's own wine tasting notes
  • Low priced but reasonably good
  • Medium priced but very good
  • High priced but fabulous

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