UK Wine Show

Chris Scott

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The UK Wine Show is all about wine and the UK wine scene. We interview winemakers, consumers, wine bar owners, scientists, you name it, if it is about wine in the UK we will cover it. Almost all good wine from around the world washes up on these shores so we'll find out more about the people behind the wines that are making a splash.

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703 episodes

Coravin Top Tips with Greg Lambrecht CEO

In this second interview we delve into the business model for Coravin and Greg gives us the best tips for using the system.

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Jul 22
Coravin with Greg Lambrecht

We hear from the inventor of Coravin, Greg Lambrecht, on the benefits of his wine preservation system and a new device for sparkling wines.

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Jul 15
Spiral Cellars Update with Mark Dickens

Director Mark Dickens updates us on Spiral Cellars and other formats for temperature and humidity controlled wine storage at home.

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Jul 08
Alex Taylor on the issues with packaging wine into pouches

A deep dive with Alex Taylor into the technicalities of re-packaging wine from bottles into pouches and the challenges that faced the Online Wine Tasting Company.

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Jul 01
Ed Dallimore author of The Vineyards of Britain

Ed Dallimore is author of new wine book The Vineyards of Britain. Hear how Ed visited 150 producers in England and Wales to produce this comprehensive guide and tell their stories, accompanied by superb photography.

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Jun 24
Cynthia Chaplin Italian Wine Ambassador Course Vinitaly

For the first time, the Italian Wine Ambassador certification course will be held in London at the Institute of Masters of Wine, led by Sarah Heller MW. Cynthia Chaplin has the details.

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Jun 17
Robb Merchant of White Castle Vineyard in Wales

There are a growing number of producers making wines in Wales such as Robb Merchant of White Castle Vineyard. Robb's focus is on red wines and his Pinot Noir Precoce is winning awards. Find out more in this episode, recorded at the London Wine Fair 2022.

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Jun 11
The Online Wine Tasting Club with Alex Taylor and Jamie Smith Part 2

We chat about The Online Wine Tasting Club tastings which are a blend of presenting and banter in the studio between Alex and Jamie, combined with video content of vineyards and wineries to bring the wines to life.

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May 28
Old Vine Register with Drew Noon MW and Rachel Williams

Listen to Rachel and Drew discuss the Old Vine Register developed by the McLaren Vale Grape Wine and Tourism Association to record and keep track of vines between 35 and 100 year old.

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May 20
The Online Wine Tasting Club with Alex Taylor and Jamie Smith Part 1

In 2020 Alex and Jamie were forced to change tack to move their newly launched wine shop and winery into an online wine tasting club. They took the virtual wine tasting world by storm with their innovative packaging format.

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May 20
Old Vines with Drew Noon MW and Rachel Williams

Ever wondered what old vines bring to the party? Find out with Drew Noon MW and Rachel Williams from McLaren Vale South Australia.

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May 06
Phylloxera with Drew Noon MW and Rachel Williams

Drew and Rachel are both based in McLaren Vale South Australia. In this first interview we get stuck into the topic of Phylloxera and how Australia manages its bio security inter-state to keep it at bay.

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Apr 30
Geoff Merrill on Aged Wines

Aussie winemaker Geoff Merrill based in McLaren Vale talk to us about the ways and means of producing wines suitable for ageing.

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Apr 22
A brief history of modern Australian wines with Geoff Merrill

Aussie winemaker Geoff Merrill based in McLaren Vale has been making wine for 50 years. He tells a fascinating story of the recent history of modern Australian wines from his perspective.

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Apr 10
Emma Rice of Hattingley Valley Wines on Wine Analysis and Lab Work Part 3

In this final part Emma Rice talks about how sparkling wines are analysed post-fermentation.

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Apr 01
Emma Rice of Hattingley Valley Wines on Wine Analysis and Lab Work Part 2

Chris talks to Emma Rice of Hattingley Valley Wines about their wine lab Custom Crush which offers wine analysis and lab tests for wineries.

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Mar 25
Emma Rice of Hattingley Valley Wines on Wine Analysis and Lab Work Part 1

Chris talks to Emma Rice of Hattingley Valley Wines about their wine lab Custom Crush which offers wine analysis and lab tests for wineries.

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Mar 20
Emma Rice of Hattingley Valley Wines - Part 1

Chris chats to Emma Rice, head winemaker at Hattingley Valley to give an overview of her wine industry background.

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Mar 12
Jermaine Stone of Wine and Hip Hop Podcast

Chris talks to Jermaine Stone of wine podcast Wine and Hip Hop to find out about the podcast that links hip hop culture with wine.

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Mar 04
The Carbon Footprint of When in Rome wines with CEO Rob Malin

In this second interview with Rob Malin we talk about the carbon footprint of different formats of When in Rome wines.

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Feb 25
Alternative formats with Rob Malin CEO of When in Rome

In this first interview with Rob Malin CEO of When in Rome we talk about alt packaging formats for wine.

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Feb 18
Wrotham Pinot with Phillip Watts from Barnsole Vineyard

In this second interview with Phillip Watts of Barnsole Vineyard we find out about the grape variety Wrotham Pinot.

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Feb 11
Negative effects of Tax changes for small wineries with Phillip Watts from Barnsole Vineyard

Chris talks to Phillip Watts of Barnsole Vineyard in Kent on how Brexit has affected their sales and business model.

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Feb 04
Managing Smoke Taint with Dr Mango Parker and Con Simos of the AWRI

In this second interview with Dr Mango Parker and Con Simos of the Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) we discuss how wine producers can manage the problem of smoke taint in grapes.

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Dec 17, 2021
Smoke Taint with Dr Mango Parker and Con Simos of the AWRI

In this first interview with Dr Mango Parker and Con Simos of the Australian Wine Resarch Institute (AWRI) we discuss the growing problem of smoke taint and how it affects wine grapes.

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Dec 10, 2021
Spotlight on Tempranillo

Chris takes a deep dive into Tempranillo looking at the characteristics, styles of wines and regions in Spain and Portugal where it is mostly grown and wine-making.

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Dec 03, 2021
Vivino update with Heini Zachariassen

A catch up with CEO and founder of the Vivino app, Heini Zachariassen. We talk about what's new on the app and their move into wine retailing.

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Nov 26, 2021
Maureen Downey on Wine Fraud

Chris talks to Maureen Downey, expert on wine fraud and provider of authentication of wine through her Chai Consulting business.

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Nov 19, 2021
Robert Joseph on Celebrity Wines

Wine writer Robert Joseph talks to us about the rise of celebrity wines and the different approaches celebrities and brands are taking.

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Nov 12, 2021
Spotlight on the new UK alcohol duty system

In this spotlight Chris reviews the UK changes in alcohol duty and how they will affect wines when they come into force in 2023.

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Nov 05, 2021