Food Lovers


Expensive, Exclusive and Indian

The Indian wine connoisseur is ready to pay for high-end quality wine, says wine writer, Ruma Singh.

In Conversation

Ten Generations of Wine Making

Jean Marie Bourgeois, heads the iconic wine house of Henri Bourgeois in Sancerre, Loire Valley, France. He talks to Food Lovers editor, Kripal Amanna.

    Wines With South Indian Fare

    The Food Lovers tasting panel explores the various nuances and pairings of wine, with traditional South Indian dishes!


    Magandeep Singh examines Sake, a drink as nuanced as wine and as familiar as lager.
  • Gourmet Travel

    The Yarra Valley

    Wine enthusiast Alok Chandra reports from the spectacular Yarra Valley, rich not just in its numerous wineries, but also an out-of-this-world ballooning experience.

  • News & Notes

    Chandon India

    A glimpse into Chandon's sprawling winery near Nashik.

  • Whites of South Africa

    Beachhouse 2012

    Whatever the grape, whether single varietal or a blend, South African wines are being noticed around the world for their quality and pocket-friendliness. The Food Lovers' tasting panel shares its verdict on these lesser-known wines.

  • Wine Basics

    Wine and Oriental Food

    Alok Chandra demystifies pairing Eastern flavours and wine.

  • Wines

    Whites of South Africa

    The Food Lovers tasting panel explores the lesser-known South African wines, that make for pleasurable pours, particularly during the hot Indian summers. Here, wine aficionados discuss aromas, flavour profiles, and prices for whites from winemakers such as Man Family, Nederburg, The Wolftrap, Kumala, and more.