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A GASTRONOMIC BATTLEGROUND
01-07-2011

Over the last two days, we have been closeted away with an expert group of food-and-wine tasters sniffing, swirling, chewing and discussing our way through hundreds of wines paired with 10 dishes.

THE BATTLE BEGINS TO BE CROWNED BEST WINE FOR THE UK’S TOP 10 DISHES
27-06-2011

HUNDREDS of bottles of wine from around the world, including contenders from two English vineyards, are today battling it out to be crowned the best accompaniment to the UK’s top 10 dishes.

WHAT FOOD WHAT WINE ANNOUNCES DEAL WITH PREMIUM APPLE BRAND
17-06-2011

WHAT Food What Wine? The UK’s first major wine and food pairing competition today announced a sponsorship deal with premium apple Pink Lady®.

Telegraph Food Columnist joins prestigious 'What Food, What Wine?' judging panel
16-06-2011

WFWW is delighted to announce Xanthe Clay, the Telegraph’s esteemed food columnist and cookery writer, as the latest addition to its prestigious judging panel.

The countdown is on to take part in the UK's first food and wine pairing competition
07-06-2011

Wine producers and suppliers have just nine days to enter one of the most exciting and innovative competitions the industry has seen in decades.

UK’S first major food and wine competition announces it will showcase winners through online site WinesDirect.co.uk
23-05-2011

What Food, What Wine, the unique food and wine matching competition has signed a partnership deal with wine comparison website WinesDirect to promote award-winning wines to consumers.

Innovative wine and food competition announces media partnership
11-05-2011

The UK’s first major wine and food pairing competition, today announced a media partnership with Essentially Catering

UK’S FIRST MAJOR FOOD AND WINE COMPETITION AIMS TO BOOST CONSUMER ENGAGEMENT
25-03-2011

WORLD-RENOWNED sommelier Gérard Basset is one of the judges in an innovative competition promising to boost consumer engagement among the UK’s 28 million wine drinkers.

What does judging wines ‘blind’ mean?
15-03-2011

Judging wines blind simply means that the judges dont know the identity of the wines they are tasting. So the bottles might be covered in bags or, in the case of What Food What Wine, the wines are served in pre-poured glasses.

Pies and Wine: Training
16-02-2011

Eagle-eyed readers of this site will know that Susie and I are launching a new competition this year, entitled What Food, What Wine?