Category Archives: Wine Info

Mont Ventoux – Legend of ‘Le Tour’ – The Giant of Provence

A view up to the summit of Mont Ventoux

I was reading an article on the most famous cycle race in the world, the Tour de France, it’s history and specifically it’s toughest stages last week and having recently added a cracking new, absolute bargain of a Rhône red to the Inspiring Wines list, ‘Domaine Bresquières ‘Les Contreforts’ – Ventoux’ (@ £4.99) as the name suggests from […]

How much should I pay for a ‘good’ bottle of wine?

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How much should I pay for a good bottle of wine? At Inspiring Wines we are all about delivering great wines at great prices, we’re always on the look out for new and exciting wines and winemakers, that is what we do. We have a wide range of wines from £5 to £55, but what […]

South American wines and why you should be drinking them

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Have you tried South American wine yet? There’s no doubt about it that South American wines are becoming more and more popular every year. If you’ve not explored some of the fantastic wines that countries like Argentina and Chile produce then you are missing out on some seriously good wine. But where do you start […]

5 ‘Inspiring’ reasons you need to try English Sparkling Wine

Grapes for English Sparkling Wine - View of a Kent vineyard through a summer hedgerow

Kent vineyard through a hedgerow So what is all the fuss about, English wine can’t be any good can it? Well yes! It really can…Did you know for example, English wines collected an amazing 120 medals at last year’s, highly acclaimed International Wine Challenge. Many people are aware sparkling wines and still wines are being […]

Great wines for Easter. And our fantastic free delivery offers

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Easter is almost upon us, only a few weeks until that lovely 4 day weekend so if you are planning a celebration or family gathering and you are not sure what wine to be looking out for then here is the Inspiring Wines guide to the best wines this Easter. And, once you have made […]

New wines from The Magpie Estate now at Inspiring Wines

The Magpie Estate - New Wines at Inspiring Wines

We are extremely chuffed at Inspiring Wines this week as we have new wines on our list from the Australian maverick producers The Magpie Estate. And both are absolute crackers! Rag & Bone Riesling First up is their Rag & Bone Riesling, a fabulous wine from the Eden Valley with it’s rocky, sandy soils, give this […]

Portuguese wine is fabulous – there, we’ve said it!

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Portuguese wine is fabulous. Simple! But, do you remember the last bottle of wine from Portugal you tried? If it was ‘Mateus Rose’ then we need to talk…! We are massive fans of Portuguese wine here at Inspiring Wines and we want to get you on board for the 2017 “Revolução do vinho”. So, where […]