Marks & Spencer Grillo 2017, Italy (currently reduced from £7 to £6 until October 1, M&S) September signals shellfish for seafood lovers – and what could be nicer with your fruits de mer special than a Sicilian vino that’s not only refreshing but brings sunshine to the table? The Grillo grape gives this wine honeyed aromas of lemon, lime and dried herbs, which gather momentum as they glide along on the smooth, creamy palate, with well-balanced acidity and an enjoyable, spicy note on the finish.
VEGGIES and vegans can get a lot of flack for being self-righteous, judgy and pushy on the 'eat-your-greens' front – and Ella Mills (formerly Woodward) has experienced a shed-load of that flack since founding her popular blog-turned-brand, Deliciously Ella.
SO BEAVERTOWN’S Smog Rocket smoked porter is best enjoyed with Jimi Hendrix on the stereo (ask your parents) while a rich, dark Belgian ale is the perfect accompaniment to a bit Claude Debussy (ask your grandparents).
IF EVERY Monday morning starts with great intentions to get fitter, healthier and become a new and improved version of yourself, but by Saturday you are chastising yourself for another failed diet, then maybe it is time to change the way you think about food.