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In times past, it was pretty easy for an aspiring suitor to establish their culinary cred: simply take one’s Valentine down the road for the local version of surf 'n' turf and order a bottle of Lancers or Blue Nun to wash it down. Job done.

How times have changed. The interest in food TV has created a whole generation of home and wannabe restaurant Masterchefs. And wine has also been swept along: “natural”, “alternative” and biodynamic are les mots du jour.


Wine is a luxurious beverage that many people enjoy. In addition to being a great tipple on its own, it can significantly enhance your meals by pairing the right food with the right wine. In this guide, we explain the top food pairing choices that will make your wine flavour so much better.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


I confess to being a wine nerd. I dream of escaping to a secret vault to sip on a swish selection of wines. I'm not the only one to harbour this fantasy. But it begs the question, why cellar wines? And is it possible to do it on a budget?