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The best natural wines
“Natural wines” – like organic farming and sustainable eating – while currently trending on Instagram feeds and popping up on restaurant menus, have been with us for thousands of years and are not the product of some modern health and wellbeing kick. They are, however, touted as being pure, kind to the planet, possibly better for your health… not to mention, delicious.
Why this French red wine is a game-changer
Summer can make fools of us all. It’s too easy to go to work dressed for a beach holiday or stay up too late on a week night drinking rosé, and there’s the rub: sunshine has narrowed the drinks menu. So keep your prosecco and Aperol spritz this summer — mine’s a red wine. Just serve it cold. Gamay is a French red, which is at its best chilled. At Carte Blanche near London Fields there are two, Le Grappin serves it in bagnums — stock up for the Green Man festival in Wales this weekend — and it’s