Four to try: virtually all red Burgundy is made from the Pinot Noir grape

 There are few things finer than a glass of good red Burgundy, in my world at least. If I look back at my more extravagant wine purchases over th(...)

Alex Findlater, who will be buried at Mount Jerome Cemetery, Harold’s Cross,  following a funeral in St Brigid’s church, Stillorgan, next Thursday

The former chairman of Findlater Wine Merchants, Alex Findlater, has died following a horse-riding accident in India. Mr Findlater was the last fami(...)

Dublin Metropolitan Police files noted that Thomas Clarke  had not visited his shop  on St Patrick’s Day. Supt Owen Brien said Clarke had an injury to his arm, the result of an accidental discharge of a revolver

March 18th, 1916 The Irish Times gave extensive reportage to St Patrick’s Day celebrations at home and abroad. The paper noted that there had been no(...)

The sale of Riversdale House at auction last week for €2.15 million, well over the pre-auction AMV €1.5 million, has prompted owner Alex Findlater (...)