Helen McGinn - Author

About the Author

Helen McGinn is the author of multi award-winning wine blog The Knackered Mother's Wine Club, and the regular wine expert on ITV's The Alan Titchmarsh Show. She spent almost a decade sourcing wines around the world as a supermarket wine buyer and now runs her own wine business. She is also a senior wine judge for the annual International Wine Challenge. She is married with three children, aged 3, 5 and 8. Her interests include reading, cooking, walking the dogs, chatting over a glass of wine and the occasional dinner out. (She wanted to add Zumba to this list, but decided it was better to be truthful.) The Knackered Mother's Wine Club is her first book.

Featured books by Helen McGinn

The Knackered Mother's Wine Club Everything you need to know about wine - and much, much more

The Knackered Mother's Wine Club Everything you need to know about wine - and much, much more

Author: Helen McGinn Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/02/2014

Do you: * Frequently panic in the wine aisle and end up reaching for the same old thing. Every. Single. Time? * Simply pick the bottle with the nicest-looking label? * Automatically pick the second-cheapest wine on the wine list? * Feel it may be time to extend your wine horizons beyond Pinot Grigio? If this is you, then you need to join the Knackered Mother's Wine Club. Come and explore the wonderful world of wine. From throwing a children's party (because adults need something fizzy too), planning a wedding or matching wine with food, this book will help you make the right wine choice every single time. Go beyond the discount deals and discover the can't-go-wrong crowd-pleasers, perfect reds to go with your Sunday roast, the best wine to drink with chocolate, plus some unexpected suggestions for your next girls' night in. This is the one wine guide that every woman should own. Because life's too short to drink bad wine.

Other books by Helen McGinn

Homemade Cocktails The essential guide to making great cocktails, infusions, syrups, shrubs and more

Homemade Cocktails The essential guide to making great cocktails, infusions, syrups, shrubs and more

Author: Helen McGinn Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/09/2018

'This book is dangerous: I had a Boulevardier in my hand five minutes after opening it' Victoria Moore, Wine correspondent, the Daily Telegraph and BBC Good Food 'Cocktail making demystified at last! What a useful book' India Knight The cocktail scene has exploded in recent years and the bars are booming. From the classics to modern-day twists with infused spirits and tonics, vermouths and bitters, ordering a cocktail at the bar has never been so much fun. Which is great news for some but if, like the author, you really don't get out much, then it can feel like you're missing out on all the fun. Until now. Helen McGinn's Homemade Cocktails is full of recipes, hints and tips to help you re-write your at-home cocktail repertoire. From classics to the latest in cocktail fashions, this book helps you raise the bar whether it's to impress your guests or simply treat yourself. You'll find ways to use up what's in those bottles lurking at the back of the cupboard and knock up a fabulous cocktail in no time, adding instant glamour to any occasion.

The Knackered Mother's Wine Club The Fact-filled, Hilarious Wine Guide Every Mother Needs

The Knackered Mother's Wine Club The Fact-filled, Hilarious Wine Guide Every Mother Needs

Author: Helen McGinn Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/02/2018

Life's too short to drink bad wine.Do you: * Frequently panic in the wine aisle and end up reaching for the same old thing. Every. Single. Time?* Simply pick the bottle with the nicest-looking label?* Automatically pick the second-cheapest wine on the wine list?* Feel it may be time to extend your wine horizons beyond Pinot Grigio? If this is you, then you need to join the Knackered Mother's Wine Club. Come and explore the wonderful world of wine. From throwing a children's party (because adults need something fizzy too), planning a wedding or matching wine with food, this book will help you make the right wine choice every single time. Go beyond the discount deals and discover the can't-go-wrong crowd-pleasers, perfect reds to go with your Sunday roast, the best wine to drink with chocolate, plus some unexpected suggestions for your next girls' night in.The Knackered Mother's Wine Guide by award-winning wine blogger Helen McGinn is the one wine guide that every woman should own.

Helen McGinn's Teetotal Tipples, for January and Beyond

Helen McGinn's Teetotal Tipples, for January and Beyond

Author: Helen McGinn Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/12/2016

Ever decided to go booze-free only to find the alternatives a little, well . . . boring? If you're embarking on a dry spell, this book is just the tonic (so to speak). Drinks expert Helen McGinn shows you how to make the most of your time off the sauce with plenty of recipes for simple homemade mocktails, infusions and cordials, along with a guide to non-alcoholic wines, beers and spirits worth adding to your drinks cupboard. Think of this book as a friend, with a (dry) sense of humour, to keep you company in style through your booze-free spell.

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