I've Bought It, So I'll Drink It – The joys (or not) of drinking wine
(Metro, paperback, 2017)


SEDIMENT – Two gentlemen and their mid-life terroirs
(John Blake, hardback, 2014)


Winner of the John Avery Award at the André Simon Food and Drink Book Awards 2014

“It’s the funniest wine-book I’ve read in a long time. Not just laugh-aloud funny but snortingly, choke-on-your-cornflakes funny – up there with Kingsley Amis and Jay McInerney.” Julian Barnes

“A very funny book to dip in and out of and would make the perfect present for the wine bore in your life” - The Independent, Drinks Books of the Year 2014

"To be honest, the specialist wine world could do with a bit more of their disarming honesty." London Evening Standard, Drinks Books of the Year 2014

"Read this book, but not on public transport. Achingly funny" Joanna Simon 


Wining & Dining: The SEDIMENT guide to Wine and the Dinner Party 

(Eight Essays for After Eight – an e-book short)


"Brings a mixture of seriousness and silliness to the strange ritual of the dinner party. In the right hands, wine and comedy can go together." – The Guardian, Drinks Books of the Year 2013