Jason Yapp

Spectator Drinks Editor, Jonathan Ray, quizzed by Jason Yapp

30 January 2017 5:27 pm

1. Can you tell us what your first wine revelation was? That life always looks rosier with a decent glass…

Size matters

8 April 2016 1:46 pm

I was struck recently as I perused the modest collection of bottles I pretentiously call my ‘home cellar’ (the really…

Bonaparte’s Beverages

15 February 2016 5:20 pm

With last year’s bicentennial of the battle of Waterloo, a lot of people have been banging on about Napoleon Bonaparte…

Rage against the tagine: Supermarket swipe

7 April 2011 12:00 am

Wine is one of life’s great joys – so why, asks Jason Yapp, do major retailers do such a dismal job of flogging it?

What wine when?

26 July 2006 2:24 pm

This is a good question and the knee-jerk reaction for those with plenty of money to spend would be to think of silly City bonuses and high-end, classed growth Bordeaux, beloved of the pin-striped fraternity