Category Archives: cycling

Trento DOC

Does anyone know where I can get Trento DOC in the UK? I suspect I’ll want to celebrate with Mark Cavendish again today, and there’s only so many pink wines I can drink during the Giro. I’d love to drink Trento DOC whilst watching podium celebrations. I suspect I could even open the bottles far… Read More »

Dr Okell’s IPA

This week we’ve had the Tour of California to watch, and it’s been fun to see Mark Cavendish starting his season in style following a couple of stage wins in the Tour of Qatar. Sadly I don’t think there are any vineyards on the Isle of Man so we’ve been drinking Dr Okell’s India Pale… Read More »

Wachau Wine Porn

I’m back from the trip down the Danube, I tried some wines, and saw some vineyards along the way. I’ll get around to writing a few up, in the meantime – for the truly nerdy – here‘s a few shots of vines and vineyards in the Wachau. The pictures were taken between Willendorf and Durnstein.

Go Emma Go!

Hurrah for Emma Pooley who won Silver today in the women’s time trial. Having put in a fabulous performance Sunday to help Nicole Cooke take Gold, this one may not have been expected, but was certainly deserved. Go Emma!

Go Nicole Go!

No wine today, I’m too excited. Did you see Nicole Cooke winning gold in the road race today? If not, why not – it was amaaaaaazing. Go Nicole go! Related articles Alvarinho Deu La Deu 2001 Vinha Do Seminario Vinho Verde Easy Mussels Steamed In Beer Recipe Aldi Exquisite Collection Limoux A.C. 2012 The Comeback… Read More »