Category Archives: Opinion

A Lot of Bottle

A look at some of the technical reasons behind the enduring reign of glass in the wine world.  For The Wine Society blog

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Hungary at the London Wine Fair

Anyone who is coming to the LWF this year is invited to come and discover more about Hungarian wine.  I will be speaking at 12.30 on both Monday and Tuesday. there’s lots to discover for anyone looking for something different to … Continue reading

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Prosecco and the Long Shadow of Lambrusco

A few thoughts on lessons parallels between Prosecco and Lambrusco for The Wine Society blog.

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More China Wine News – Oak and Wine

And the next piece from China Wine News.  This time a more technical one on the science of oak in winemaking. Plus the original text Oak and winemaking – a little bit of science-1

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Unnatural wine and a look at taste

Two articles just published on Jancis Robinson’s website.  These were my entries  to the writing competition she has been running to seek a new writer for the site. The first article covers my views on the trendy topic of “natural” wine and my … Continue reading

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More on Cyprus

This time a couple of internet radio shows on Cyprus for anyone who prefers to hear my words rather than read them. Thanks Chris for the chat!  

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Franc views

I spoke at the Franc and Franc conference in Villány in Hungary in November.  I was  asked afterwards for some of my views on the wine scene there  and this is  summary of that interview.

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