Phil enters like Jacob Marley and introduces the wines of Xmas Past.
What do you do for Xmas drinks?
I for one am big on sharing wine with the people I am with. But also pitching the wine to the people I am with. My lovely mother-in-law likes wine but generally hates anything I bring that is too structured or ‘serious’. On the big day, it is a range of interesting wines that are approachable for those who don’t take it as seriously as I do.
However, the next day is all about me. It is an annual tradition that came about because boxing day I was usually on my own watching the cricket. It is ‘Burgundy on Boxing Day’ and it is the best way to spend boxing day in my humble opinion.
For reasons unknown to me, I had kept everyone one of those bottles until recently (pictured below).