Jean Luc Colombo maison

#HOTGV: On Vins Colombo with Laure ...

Last month, I met a young winemaker called Laure Colombo over dinner at 28:50 in London. She makes wines at the family vineyard, Vins Colombo, with he...

Wines at the Marisco tasting at The Merchant's Tavern

A taste from New Zealand’s Ma...

My first taste of the 2015 vintage came from Marlborough, New Zealand, from the Marisco Vineyards. I tasted through part of the Marisco portfolio at T...

Ports, Taylor's, Oporto

Taylor’s, Vila Nova de Gaia

This is a post in the Spotlight on: Oporto and the Douro Valley series Nestled among the dense collection of port houses on Vila Nova de Gaia is Ta...

View out to sea from Terra di Bargòn, Cinque Terre

#HOTGV: On Sciacchetrà with Terra d...

For the third episode of Heard on the Grape Vine podcast, I travelled to Liguria, in northern Italy, to learn more about Sciacchetrà, a passito wine u...

Musings

Jean Luc Colombo maison

#HOTGV: On Vins Colombo with Laure Colombo

Last month, I met a young winemaker called Laure Colombo over dinner at 28:50 in London. She makes wines at the family vineyard, Vins Colomb...

Travel

Ports, Taylor's, Oporto

Taylor’s, Vila Nova de Gaia

This is a post in the Spotlight on: Oporto and the Douro Valley series Nestled among the dense co...

Food matching

Jean Luc Colombo maison

#HOTGV: On Vins Colombo with Laure Colombo

Last month, I met a young winemaker called Laure Colombo over dinner at 28:50 in London. She makes wines at the family vineyard, Vins Colomb...

Other Drinks

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#HOTGV: On fine teas with Jameel Lalani

It's been a little over a month since the first episode of Heard on the Grape Vine went out and we've had great feedback - so thank you! If ...