Video: tasting the 2012 Grosset Springvale and Polish Hill Rieslings

Two beautiful wines. The Grosset 2012 Polish Hill and Springvale Rieslings. Here I taste them on camera.

 

In the Douro, at Warre's Quinta da Cavadinha in the Pinhao Valley

A short film from a visit to Warre’s Quinta da Cavadinha, in the heart of the beautiful Pinhao Valley. I am with Paul Symington and viticulturist Miles Edlmann.

Video: Rippon, Central Otago, New Zealand

Here’s a short film shot on my visit to Central Otago producer Rippon. It’s a spectacular property. I’ve been playing around with my video processing, and this is now in higher definition, so I hope it looks better.

Video: tasting Burgundy, with a hint of reduction

Three wines from Burgundy tasted, with some comments on ‘good’ reduction.

Video: Quinta do Noval’s Nacional vineyard

A short film of a remarkable vineyard plot: Quinta do Noval’s Nacional, a 2.5 hectare plot in the Noval vineyard in the Pinhao Valley. The 6000 vines are ungrafted, planted from 1925, and yield a tiny quantity of grapes, which in selected years (but more often than the vintage declaration) make the famed Nacional Vintage [...]

Video: the vineyards of Chateauneuf du Pape

A brief film showing the vineyards of Chateauneuf du Pape, taken on my recent visit.

Alsace season, 3: tasting four wines on camera

Four Alsace wines tasted, all from UK retailer The Wine Society.

Video: Interviewing Richard Geoffroy of Dom Perignon

Here’s an interview I conducted last week with Richard Geoffroy, Chef du Cave of Dom Perignon. He’s a very interesting subject, and we tasted three wines on camera: the 2002 vintage, the 1996 vintage and the 1996 Oenoteque.

Video: making Port, traditional and modern approaches

Making Port wine: traditional and modern approaches from Jamie Goode on Vimeo.

Video: Jamie Goode in the Douro

A new video. It’s a sort of hybrid between my scenic vineyard pieces and my pieces to camera. I’ve been trying to improve the quality of these videos without making them impossibly large to upload, so I hope the extra clarity this brings to the picture is appreciated! I’m also trying out Vimeo, as opposed [...]