Written by Melissah Comber

Budburst Long Lunch

This truly is a spectacular time of year. It’s a little easier to crawl out of bed in the morning, the days are getting delightfully longer and those heavy jackets are going to the back of the cupboard.   At McLeish Estate this time of the year is known as budburst, as the Spring leaves […]

Just like a fine wine! Our tips on ageing wine

One of the most common myths about wine is that it always gets better as it gets older but that’s actually not true. In fact, only around 1% of wines are meant to be aged which can make it harder to decide which bottle to save for a very special occasion.   We tend to […]

Great length, structure and balance.

We see a lot of first-timers at our wine tastings who unsure of what exactly they should be doing when the glass is in their hands, while others are happy to swallow and smile! For those who are looking to get a little more out of the experience we’ve got a few simple steps to […]