Law may stop wine ads


Marlborough wine brands may be forced to stop most of their advertising if proposed alcohol advertising ban goes ahead.

Recipe: Sangria made simple

Jason Clark's Foxy Sangria

This fruity variation on the Spanish classic substitutes white wine for the traditional red.

And the devil made pinot

Pinot noir grapes are sensitive things, and don't appreciate the heat and sun that can super-charge other wine varieties.

God made cabernet sauvignon, whereas the devil made pinot noir.

'Perfect' glass for Kiwi drop

Central Otago Winegrowers Association spokesperson Rudi Bauer with the "perfect" glass to enjoy Central Otago Pinot Noir.

A European glassware company has created the "perfect glass" to enjoy Central Otago Pinot Noir.

Never store coffee in the fridge

KEEP OUT OF THE FRIDGE: Coffee beans may look good out on display but they should be stored in a dark, airtight environment.

It's the subject of much debate but moisture from a fridge or freezercan turn the beans bad, experts say.

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