So do the team behind brand new local online store Love Wine, specializing in boutique-style wine at the best prices. Aiming to make wine-buying simple and accessible, they’ve selected exciting new wines from up-and-coming wine estates around the world, and they’re all available on their website. You can search by Country, Grape, Price and even Food Match to find your favourite wine, or discover something new. Planning a dinner party? They’ve done the hard work and put together mixed cases to suit every occasion from relaxed suppers to decadent Valentine’s dinners. They’ll even create a bespoke selection of bottles to match your menu. Love Wine can take the headache out of planning larger events too, get in touch with them to find out more about their bespoke wedding packages.
Sign up for the Love Wine newsletter and you’ll get updates on the latest offers, new wine releases, and invitations to tastings and events. Joining the Cru loyalty club will also give you 10% off all wine and spirits prices. Fancy a chance to win? Turn straight to page 142 and our ‘Gallery’ll fix it page’ for a chance to win a £50 Love Wine voucher.
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Love juice *your five-a-day
For the love issue, we thought we’d bring you our latest crush… All five of them. Here’s our pick of the best fruit juices, smoothies and shakes around. No cartons, frozen fruit or packets here folks, this is the real deal – fresh fruit blended, crushed and juiced in front of you. You’ll feel healthier just looking at them.
(left) Strawberry £3.80
You can’t not love this one.
(right) Banana Thickie £3.60
…with oats and honey. Complex carbs a-plenty, it’s breakfast in a glass.
The Daily Grind
Apple, Carrot & Celery £2.65
Veggies and fruit whizzed up while you wait. It’s packed full of vitamins and you don’t taste the celery… honest.
The Juice Bar
Carrot, Apple & Ginger £2.65
E-number bright (that’ll be the carrot) and a good dose of ginger to see off those winter sniffles. It’s got to be doing you good, right?
Strawberry, Banana & Honey £3.20
Like a strawberry milkshake only thicker and better. It’s a pretty tasty way of getting one of your five-a-day…
Bean Around The World
Banana & Peanut Butter shake £3.40
Ice-cold, delicious banana & caramel peanut butter heaven. We can’t get enough.
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mmm – meh
mmmm – marvellous
mmmmm – magnificent