Ralph’s Wine Cellar – Whitton

Earlier this year, I was lucky enough to find myself a resident of the TW postcode and have been exploring nearby establishments in recent weeks. Obviously, thanks to the stadium, Twickenham well and truly has its place on the map – whereas nearby little Whitton rarely gets a look in. Which is why I was…

Pall Mall Fine Wines

Hidden in London’s oldest shopping arcade, located behind the Royal Opera House stands Pall Mall Fine Wines – a quaint looking wine bar with tables spilling out into the passageway. We spent a wonderful few hours here sampling the fabulous wine list and looking longingly at the amazing cheese platters being served to other customers (unfortunately,…

Denbies Wine Estate – Dorking

I’m going a bit off piste with today’s blog as it’s not technically in London – but a 40 minute train journey from the Capital is certainly worth it to visit England’s biggest vineyard. And what’s more, I bagged us a cheeky online voucher deal too! We thought we’d make use of the long bank holiday…

The Wine Parlour – Brixton

It’s early evening, and hidden behind Brixton Market along Atlantic Road, you’ll find a window festooned with sparkling fairy lights, drawing people in. Here lies The Wine Parlour. An independent wine bar run by the formidable couple, Chix & Dan. And in their own words “The Wine Parlour is both passionate and informal, serious about wine…

Warren Wines – Twickenham

Strolling down Church Street in Twickenham on a Saturday is a wonderful way to pass the time, maybe stopping in at one of the many pubs or restaurants along the way. But a particular highlight is tucked away at the end of the street behind Pincho (a popular tapas restaurant) in the form of a…

Welcome to London Wine Watch!

London does wine well, extremely well in fact. From bars to shops to tastings and events, the capital knows how to enjoy wine and goes to great lengths to share it. I’m using this blog to offer you my opinion (and this is by no means expert!) on various wine related bars, shops and events….