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Fine wine writing aplenty

  • Article Nick on restaurants

    The secrets of Dishoom's success

    Nick reports on an Indian restaurant chain that gives away more than 200,000 meals a month.A menu is every restaurant’s invaluable selling document,…

    24 Nov 2018 Nick Lander
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    The City gets a posh Indian

    Perhaps the biggest difference in the two aspects of my career – writing this column and acting as hospitality consultant in a resurgent London, most…

    5 Jul 2018 Nick Lander
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    Posh Indians invade London

    It now takes the fingers of both hands to count up the number of smart Indian restaurants that occupy significant sites across London’s West End.…

    27 Jan 2018 Nick Lander
  • Article Free for all

    India - wine's last frontier?

    A version of this article is published by the Financial Times. See also Indian wine - a progress report. It’s a miracle that Indian wine exists at…

    8 Apr 2017 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Tasting articles

    Indian wine - a progress report

    See also India - wine's last frontier?My first exposure to Indian wineries and vineyards last month was a revelation. It’s extraordinary in a way…

    6 Apr 2017 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    Kricket, Soho - opening up the Indian kitchen

    A clue lies in the names of the following restaurants. Firstly, there was Dishoom, then Gymkhana, then Gunpowder, then Hoppers and, most recently,…

    21 Jan 2017 Nick Lander
  • Article Don't quote me

    Book reviews 2016 - places less known

    For links to all of Tam's reviews of wine books published in 2016, see this guide. The Wine Route of Israel Eliezer Sacks, Adam Montefiore, Yaron…

    28 Dec 2016 Tamlyn Currin
  • Article Nick on restaurants

    The Sloane Square Indian

    These amateur photos tell several different stories. The first, and probably the most obvious, is that they are all of Indian dishes, a cuisine that,…

    8 Oct 2016 Nick Lander
  • Article Tasting articles

    India gets its own wine guide

    6 June 2016 Indian wine writer Magandeep Singh has just published an update of his Indian wine duty survey and calculator. See here. 27 May 2016 As a…

    27 May 2016 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Tasting articles

    Points east - a compilation

    Julia writes: This collection of 159 tasting notes, like all the others listed in this guide, is a team effort, a gathering together of reviews from…

    16 Dec 2015 Team JR
  • Article Free for all

    The power of India, and EU subsidies

    Last weekend's election results forced many of us to reflect on the current realities of the European Union. And all the reports coming out of Asia…

    29 May 2014 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Inside information

    Will the Indian wine market open up?

    James Swann is an independent wine broker based in London, trading mainly in fine and rare wines, although he also advises growers in Spain and…

    23 Jan 2013 Guest contributor
  • Article Free for all

    Wine arrives in India

    This is a longer version of an article also published in the Financial Times. See these tasting notes on some current Indian wines. On…

    17 Nov 2012 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Tasting articles

    New Indians, via Beaujolais

    See an overview of the current Indian wine scene.What more logical way to celebrate the launch of Beaujolais Nouveau than to report on rapid progress…

    15 Nov 2012 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Don't quote me

    Can wine work with Indian food?

    Dhruv Sawhney of Delhi is perhaps India's most respected wine collector and connoisseur. He was captain of his Cambridge college wine-tasting society.…

    5 Mar 2012 Jancis Robinson