All stories by Alok Chandra
Bring out the bubbly!Rediff.com31 Dec 2019
While all champagnes are sparkling wines, not all sparkling wines are champagnes!, says Alok Chandra.
The wine hubs of BengaluruRediff.com12 Dec 2019
'Wine bars there are, in plenty, in Karnataka,' notes Alok Chandra.
And the best Indian wine is...Rediff.com1 Nov 2019
Indian wines are getting better all the time, says Alok Chandra.
India's wine drinkers deserve betterRediff.com22 Jun 2019
'Wine is an indicator of the quality of life,' says Alok Chandra.
Weekend getaways: All you need to know about India's best wine trailsRediff.com1 Mar 2018
It's time to eat, drink and be merry.
Amazing! What the right glass does to wineRediff.com10 Dec 2017
The same wine tastes different in different glasses, with the aromas and flavours really coming into their own in the right glass, says wine connoisseur Alok Chandra.
How to make a fortune from wineRediff.com4 Nov 2017
If we don't want small Indian wineries to disappear, it's worth supporting them by buying and drinking their wines, says Alok Chandra.
High ways of SpiritsRediff.com16 Sep 2017
Hopefully, all's well that ends well, and business should get back to normal soon, says Alok Chandra.
Which are India's best wines?Rediff.com5 Jul 2017
Life is too short to drink bad wine!
Met a Wine Geek, Wine Bore, Wine Snob?Rediff.com10 Jun 2017
'I'd rather be just a plain wine lover, an enthusiast, or even an aficionado -- one who likes his wines, but not to the point of being a bore or, even worse, a snob,' says Alok Chandra.
Time to savour 'Make in India' winesRediff.com16 Jul 2016
Raise a toast to good health with wine. But this time let's go for the Indian ones.
Is your wine your pudding?Rediff.com5 Jan 2015
How about topping your meal with a sweet wine? Here is a beginner's guide to dessert wines.