Meet the Winemakers

4 years ago

Meet the Winemaker: Michael Fürst

From his family’s vineyard in the Moselle River Valley, Michael Fürst has been producing incredible sparkling wines with an ancient and almost-forgotten grape: Elbling. Learn more about this exciting young winemaker.

4 years ago

Meet the Winemaker: Ottavia Giorgi di Vistarino of Conte Vistarino

Meet the fascinating woman who turned her family business into one of Italy’s finest wineries.

4 years ago

Meet the Winemaker: Carlo Pagotto, Chief Winemaker at Val D’Oca

Carlo Pagotto, Chief Winemaker at Val D’Oca, tells us how he began working with wine and why his craft is more science than art.

4 years ago

Meet the Winemaker: François Chainier, Owner of Clos De Nouys Estate

We all love a bit of bubbly, but how much do you know about the people behind your bottle? Here we quiz François Chainier, owner of Clos de Nouys Estate, about what his lifelong passion for winemaking and the perfect companion for a glass of the good stuff.

4 years ago

This organic orange liqueur was born to go with bubbles

Visit Glynhynod Farm in Wales and you’d be pleasantly surprised to find the wonderful Dà Mhìle Distillery, which has been producing craft gins, whiskies and liqueurs for the last five years.

4 years ago

Va-va-Vouvray: Why this French fizz should be top of every bubble lover’s ‘To Drink’ list

Few in the UK have had the pleasure of sampling the va-va-voom of Vouvray bubbles, but that’s about to change.