Video: gorging on paua and rock lobster in New Zealand

Here’s a film that should make you feel a little hungry. It’s of a memorable breakfast that I shared with some fellow wine writers (Oz Clarke, Tyson Stelzer and Joe Czerwiniski), consisting of paua and rock lobster, with some very nice Martinborough wines. We were on the Wairarapa coastline, and we were meant to be […]

Video: two top-notch New Zealand Syrahs

Here I take a look at New Zealand Syrah, tasting two top-notch examples on camera. Will it be the next big thing from Kiwiland? Too soon to say, with less than 300 hectares of Syrah planted in the whole country. But I’m a big fan – I’m excited by the wines that I’ve tried so […]