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Apr 7, 2020

In this episode we are joined by Neasa Miquel. Neasa is from Ireland and has worked alongside her husband Laurent to make the Laurent Miquel family estate in the Languedoc into one the finest of its kind. Visit their website. It's an informative trove about the Miquel estates and the wines of the Languedoc.

This...


Apr 1, 2020

Clearly a few days can make a difference! I recorded with Marius Kotze (la Motte and Leopards Leap) when he was in town just a few weeks ago. He was participating at his agents' (Classic Drinks) portfolio tasting. Brilliant event held at the Market Bar on Fade Street. Packed to the rafters with customers and filled with...


Mar 23, 2020

There is no doubt that many island wineries will find it hard to 'tough it out' this year. Many depend on a tourist market to drink their wines. There are no tourists. Other's are totally dependent on export markets that have, for the time being, ceased to trade. And yet their grapes continue to grow, their vineyards...


Mar 17, 2020

A Prophet on St Patrick's Day! A coincidence and a welcome one.  

The world and the world of wine is packed full of great people and great stories. Right now as we battle against something we can't see and, hopefully, an enemy most of us will never feel we need to believe that what we have achieved to date is...


Mar 10, 2020

The WinePod recently met up with Jenna Bruwer of Springfield Estate - one of our MOST favourite wine estates in the whole world! Why? Honesty.

Springfield is in Robertson, South Africa. The Bruwer family has been running the Estate quite simply for a very, very long time. 

In this podcast Jenna tells us how they make...