Damian Barr is an award-winning writer, journalist and host of his own infamous Literary Salon. Permanently in search of the perfect martini, Damian is the drinks critic for the Sunday Times magazine. A Book and A Bottle combines Damians two great passions, books and booze.
Great books deserve great wine. This is the perfect gift for lovers of books and booze. Forget cheese and wine! Every month they’ll receive a beautifully packaged classic book and a carefully chosen bottle with our exclusive tasting notes. Subscribe for one month, three months or six months.
Would Bridget Jones still drink Chardonnay? Which Champagne does James Bond prefer? How tipsy is Ulysses?
Damian Barr suggests surprising and delicious #NovelPairings. As well as his exclusive column, there’s a Bibulous-o-graphy featuring all the booze from our chosen book and a tasting podcast with experts from independent Royal Warrant wine merchants Corney & Barrow and independent book-sellers Foyles.
A Book and A Bottle host live literary and wine tastings across the UK with guest authors including Lionel Shriver and Jessie Burton.