Entries by Kevin J. Ruth

Wine of the Month: 2012 Podere 414 Morellino di Scansano

This month’s wine feature is a continuation on last month’s Italian theme, although this time, the wine comes from Vini Vivi on Mill Lane, the third in our exploration of independent wine shops in West Hampstead. 2014 Podere 414 Morellino di Scansano When deciphering an Italian wine label, the place name is absolutely key; in […]

Wine of the Month: Quinta das Setencostas

With a bustling farmer’s market and a vibrant food/restaurant scene here in West Hampstead, it seemed only fitting to launch a feature dedicated to wine, as not only is it fun to imbibe on its own, it truly sings with food. In offering this new West Hampstead Life column, I hope to share my years […]