Articles by: shakirachanrai
Founder of Grapeful, an app that helps you pair wine with food, explore wine by country and style, choose wine for an occasion, impress your date with geeky facts about wine, and much more. Grapeful is free to download on iPhone and Android devices.

Don’t Shelve The Sangria Just Yet!

September 15, 2014 5:36 pm0 comments
Don’t Shelve The Sangria Just Yet!

The beginning of September is a noteworthy part of the year. The 1st is the day the wreckage of HMS Titanic was discovered (and subsequently the ship’s magnificent cellar housing 12,000 bottles of wine – many of which were still intact). It’s independence day in Uzbekistan. It’s Gloria Estefan’s birthday. It is also the 244th day of the […]

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Summer BBQs: don’t banish wine to the cellar

May 24, 2014 9:01 am0 comments
Summer BBQs: don’t banish wine to the cellar

The sun is shining, and an amazing realisation dawns on you: after months or rain and cold, it is finally barbecue season! As you head out to the garden to dust off your barbecue, your natural reflex may be to grab a chilled beer. But don’t automatically banish wine to […]

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