From choosing the perfect wines to dealing with novelty wine gifts, and how best to dispose of bottles come recycling day, the traditional English Christmas poses a number of potential…

white wine for christmas, burgundy

Whether you are buying wine as a gift or stocking up for the party season ahead, Decanter's Tasting team have found some of the best white wine for Christmas under…

Christmas beef and wine pairing tips

Beef is a great option for Christmas, especially as there are so many different cuts. Decanter leads you through some top wine pairing tips...

Barolo for Christmas

Barolo is a great match with many winter dishes, so we set Decanter's Tasting team the task of recommending five beautiful Barolo for Christmas...

Cheese and Wine

Hard, soft, blue, goat? Which cheeses do you choose, and do you pick a wine for each or try to find one that matches everything? Tina Gellie sat down with…

Top 10 Tawny Ports

It's time to start thinking about festive fortifieds...

Tawny Port Style Guide

Expert Richard Mayson helps guide you through the maze of tawny Port classifications, explaining each of the age indications and the Reserve terminology in his definitive tawny Port style guide...

It’s that time of year when even fine wine enthusiasts temporarily leave their standards at the door to enjoy a festive glass of mulled wine. Here’s our video on how…

New world sparkling wines

New World sparkling wines for Christmas Susie Barrie MW and the Decanter tasting team picks top New World sparkling wines to enjoy this Christmas or New Year – which tend…

English sparkling wines

English sparkling wines for Christmas For the taste of something closer to home this Christmas, try choosing one of these English sparkling wines as an alternative to Champagne. About two…

Christmas will be with us soon, so time to start thinking about what wines to have with your Christmas dinner and over the festive period.