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WELCOME to one of the most interesting and comprehensive wine resources on the web. If you are relatively new to wine, don't be intimidated by some of the seriously geeky bits: this site is designed to appeal to novices as well as long-term wine nuts. 
Jamie Goode

These are larger articles that don't fit the blog format.

Videos page updated (21/10/16)
2015 Mosel Riesling Grosses Gewachs: tasting 49 top wines at the VDP tasting (04/10/16)
The Scholium Project: interesting Californian wines from Abe Schoener (22/08/16)
Riesling Rendezvous: blind tasting 20 dry global Rieslings (17/08/16)
Giaconda: revisiting this amazing Australian producer (07/08/16)
Ancre Hill Estates: visiting this impressive biodynamic Welsh winery (06/08/16)
Judgement of BC: Canadian Riesling and Pinot Noir take on the world (22/07/16)
Maude Wines: part 1, South Island NZ road trip (30/06/16)
Closing speech from the ICCWS 2016: my keynote from the cool climate symposium last month (11/06/16)
Kumeu River: an extensive tasting of these remarkable New Zealand Chardonnays from West Auckland (01/06/16)

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Updated daily, my blog contains shorter entries.

Four days in Bordeaux Ė some highlights and the 2016 vintage
Responding to a readerís comment on excessive travel and narrow scoring
Five reasons why Provence rosť is like Champagne
Champagne Janisson & Fils Grand Cru NV
Making Provence rosť
O Gaveto, Porto, a brilliant seafood restaurant
In Elgin: Corder Wines
In Provence, getting to grips with rosť
In the Douro: Vallado
Foot-treading grapes at Quinta de Vargellas, Douro
In the Douro: Quinta do Crasto
In the Douro: Quinta do Vale D. Maria
Answering questions about achieving online success
In the Douro: Vale Me„o
In the Douro: at Valladoís Casa do Rio
Video: interviewing Adi Badenhorst about his new wines




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