Pairings | Competition

Win six bottles of super-premium Cava de Paraje

Win six bottles of super-premium Cava de Paraje

We have a really great prize for all you sparkling wine enthusiasts out there - a six bottle case of super-premium Cava. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED BUT DON'T WORRY, THERE WILL BE A NEW ONE SOON!

Win a new luxury hamper from Belazu!

Win a new luxury hamper from Belazu!

We’re thrilled to have our old friends Belazu back with a gorgeous hamper for one of you to win this month.

Win a fabulous meat hamper from award-winning butcher Peter Hannan

Win a fabulous meat hamper from award-winning butcher Peter Hannan

Easter, like Christmas, is an occasion to feast with family and friends so we couldn’t mark it with a better prize than this fabulous meat box from prize-winning butcher Peter Hannan of Hannan Meats. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.

Win a fabulous Fortnum & Mason Marylebone hamper!

Win a fabulous Fortnum & Mason Marylebone hamper!

Frankly there’s nothing that says Christmas like a trip to twinkly Fortnum & Mason so we were thrilled when they agreed to offer one of their fabulous hampers as our prize this month.

Win a fabulous case of Rioja!

Win a fabulous case of Rioja!

I know this month’s competition is going to be really popular because so many of you love Rioja. However it’s probably the red wines of the region you’re most familiar with: this is a chance to try the whites and rosados (rosés) too along with some more expensive wines you may not have had a chance to taste before.

Win a case of Errazuriz Don Maximiano Founder’s Reserve

Win a case of Errazuriz Don Maximiano Founder’s Reserve

We have a fabulous prize for the wine lovers among you this month - a six bottle case of Don Maximiano Founder’s Reserve 2013 from Vina Errazuriz*, one of the best known wineries in Chile. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.

Win a case of Caro - one of Argentina’s finest red wines

Win a case of Caro - one of Argentina’s finest red wines

Great wines don’t simply come from the classic wine growing regions of Europe these days, you can find them all over the world. But not many have the pedigree of this collaboration between Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) and top Argentinian producer Nicolas Catena THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED

Win a case of award-winning South African wines

Win a case of award-winning South African wines

I was in South Africa back in February - a country that produces more remarkable wines every time I go there - so was really thrilled when Wines of South Africa offered a case of the country’s best red wines as this month's prize. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.

Win a case of Armit At Home Masterclass wines

Win a case of Armit At Home Masterclass wines

If you’ve always wanted to learn more about wine now’s your chance with this month’s competition prize from Armit Wines.

Win 6 of 2019's must-try drinks!

Win 6 of 2019's must-try drinks!

If you're one of those people who loves to read 'trends' pieces about what's going to be hot in the coming year here's your chance to win six drinks that are going to be very much on-trend in 2019. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.

Win an aged Spanish beef meat box, a bottle of Rioja gran reserva and a copy of Prime

Win an aged Spanish beef meat box, a bottle of Rioja gran reserva and a copy of Prime

For this month’s comp we’ve teamed up with our good friends Islington-based butchers Turner & George* again to offer you a type of beef that’s become a real hit on the London restaurant scene. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.

Win a Kitchenaid MINI Stand Mixer worth £449

Win a Kitchenaid MINI Stand Mixer worth £449

We have an absolutely fabulous prize this month for all you keen bakers and cake-makers: a Kitchenaid 3.3L MINI Stand Mixer in glorious Hot Sauce red.

Win a fabulous artisanal cheese hamper and a stunning case of cider

Win a fabulous artisanal cheese hamper and a stunning case of cider

This month’s prize involves two of my favourite food and drink producers and a unique chance to enjoy their cheeses and ciders together.

Win a case of vermouth from The Whisky Exchange

Win a case of vermouth from The Whisky Exchange

Having just been to Asti and Turin, I’m really into vermouth, an underrated drink which makes a brilliant aperitif on a warm summer evening.

Win 3 bottles of Canaima gin and all you need to throw an Amazonian drinks party!

Win 3 bottles of Canaima gin and all you need to throw an Amazonian drinks party!

We’ve a really special prize this month both for gin lovers and those who are concerned about the fate of the Amazon.

 Win a case of MAÏA Provence Rosé

Win a case of MAÏA Provence Rosé

I’m sure a lot of you have been celebrating the glorious weather of the past two weeks with a glass or two of rosé. And if it’s the whisper pink Provencal style you’re loving you’re in luck.

 Win a case of fabulous Billecart-Salmon Sous Bois champagne

Win a case of fabulous Billecart-Salmon Sous Bois champagne

We know you love a champagne competition but this is really something exceptional: a case of one of my own favourites, family-owned champagne house Billecart Salmon’s Sous Bois Brut.

 Win a case of award-winning English and Welsh wines

Win a case of award-winning English and Welsh wines

The quality of English and Welsh wines has increased immeasurably over the last few years which is reflected in the 245 medals they’ve picked up this year in the Wines of Great Britain (WineGB) awards which were judged this year by TV wine presenters Oz Clarke and Susie Barrie.

 Win £200 worth of Sacla’s selection of 'truly, madly, deeply Italian" products

Win £200 worth of Sacla’s selection of 'truly, madly, deeply Italian" products

We’ve got a really great prize for any lover of Italian food this month from Sacla the company that pioneered pesto in the UK

Win a Harvey Nichols Garden Party Hamper!

Win a Harvey Nichols Garden Party Hamper!

We know you love hampers so we've gone back to our friends at luxury retailer Harvey Nichols and persuaded them to donate another great seasonal hamper to our subscribers!

Win a fabulous case of top Australian wines

Win a fabulous case of top Australian wines

We've got a fabulous case of Australian wines as our flagship prize this month from the lovely guys at Great Western Wine. The case of 12 bottles, worth £273, includes wines from some of the best respected winemakers in Australia - an absolute treat for any Aussie wine fan.

A Champagne dinner fit for sommeliers

A Champagne dinner fit for sommeliers

One of the aspects of the World’s Best Sommelier competition I hadn’t really thought about is how on earth you create a menu for a roomful of sommeliers. And choose wine pairings they won’t be sniffy about. One way is to impress them with large format bottles and old vintages which is the route competition sponsor Moët et Chandon took . . .

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