Category Archives: Orange Wine

What You Need to Know About Orange Wine

Orange

First things first – no, orange wine isn’t made from oranges.  In fact, orange wine has absolutely NOTHING to do with oranges, except they share the same colour, kind of.  Orange wine is a type of white wine, but one that has been made like red wine.  Are you following? Orange wine is essentially white […]

Wild Fermentation – Embracing Individuality in the Wine World

Fermentation

There is a topic on the lips of oenophiles the world over – fermentation. In particular, wild fermentation.  Wild fermentation is synonymous with natural wine. Industrial fermentation is what the rest of the wine-producing world does.  Now, wine doesn’t require any additional yeasts or additives to get it to ferment and produce that wondrous liquid […]

6 Reasons You Should Try Natural Wine 

natural wine

Natural wine can be divisive amongst those who consider themselves oenophiles. And yes, not all natural wines are great examples of the category, but that is the case the wine world over – even in the same cellar there will be great years of one wine and poor years of the same one. Such is […]

Drinking Wine in a Positive & Healthy Way with Eve Kalinik

We recently interviewed a leading nutritional therapist – Eve Kalinik. A natural wine lover and author of Be Good to your Gut and we are delighted to share her thoughts here below.   What prompted you to go down the nutritional therapy route? It sounds like such a cliché but it was really personal health […]

Are you a Wine Explorer?

wine explorer

A question I get asked almost every week; what is your favourite wine? Where yours might be a vintage Burgundy from your year of birth or a lovely creamy Chenin from Stellenbosch, I don’t have one…I have always been a wine explorer, always keen to try new wines from all parts of the globe, this is why […]

Pull The Cork’s Halloween themed wines

Halloween

Once you’ve closed the door for the final time to trick or treaters, because it’s their bedtime, and anyone else that is still out knocking on the door is either a lawbreaker or too old to be trick or treating, what do you do? It’s 8 pm, all the sweets (and kale) are gone, but […]

Dilute your budget, not your wine…

supermarket

Supermarket wine is a bit like Coca-Cola – the same taste, every year, at the same price. Everywhere. It is the opposite to the wine our customers buy from this platform. Our wine is small production, natural and sustainable. It is wine. Unlike commercially manufactured wine products, which are sometimes diluted from concentrate, our wine is what you […]

The Hat Trick

The Hat Trick

The video this week is about three new wines, a Rosé from Provence (Cru Classè estate), a new Orange wine, and a cracking Spanish Red. Subscribe to our channel here.

Sustainable wines are on the march!

Sustainable wines are on the march

Last week it was announced that mainstream bar chain, All Bar One as per immediately, will focus on organic wines for all their outlets This is remarkable since one does not expect the All Bar One clientele would venture much beyond wine labels such as Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Cab-Sauv and Merlot. Large, please. Clearly, the […]

What’s all the fuss about Orange Wine?

Orange Wine

In our eyes, Orange wine is certainly becoming the new white wine! At Pull The Cork we tend to pride ourselves in constantly evolving and trying new things, and this is where Orange wine comes into the question, it can occasionally be super vibrant and refreshing, on the other hand of the spectrum it can […]