English Wine Videos and Films

Berry Brothers and Rudd wine tasting with Davy Zyw

Berry Brothers and Rudd wine tasting with Davy Zyw

  Davy Zyw graduated from Plumpton College in 2010, moving to London’s Mayfair as a sommelier at La Gavroche. From Mayfair he moved to retailer Tesco where he developed the Italian wine range followed by four years at Global Wine Buyer at Direct Wines. Davy is now Senior Wine Buyer at Berry Bros. & Rudd, curating the wine range from Italy, Champagne and England regions. As well as ten plus years of wine buying experience Davy is a published author, having published two books on his favourite topic - Champagne. He has a strong passion for cycling, and lives in...

London CRU wine tasting with Alex Hurley

London CRU wine tasting with Alex Hurley

     Alex originally started out as a Geologist working throughout Eastern Australia and Asia. After 7 years, the passion for wine took over and he changed careers. Alex went back to University and completed a Masters in Viticulture and Enology at the Vinifera EuroMasters in Montpellier SupAgro, Bordaux Sciences Agro and Turin University. He has worked in many Wineries on his journey to London Cru. These have included the Bellarine Peninsula with Lethbridge Wines, Australia. GD Vajra in Barolo, Italy. Le Grappin in Beaune, Burgundy and finally Gusbourne based in Kent. For the last two and a half years...

Pommery wine tasting with Clément Pierlot Winemaker and Chef de Cave

Pommery wine tasting with Clément Pierlot Winemaker and Chef de Cave

  Grandson of a farmer, Clément Pierlot has always been passionate about working the land. After having finished his intensive foundation degree in Earth and Life Science in Reims, he enrolled at SupAgro Montpellier in 1999 where he studied viticulture and oenology, with experiences abroad, notably in the Niagara peninsula in Canada and in Italy. In 2002 he received the French National Diploma of Oenology, after an engaging experience in champagne pressing at the Comité Champagne. From 2002 to 2003, he worked on gas exchanges, notably oxygen as Oenology Project Manager at the Comité Champagne. During this time he had...

Renegade Urban Winery wine tasting with Warwick Smith

Renegade Urban Winery wine tasting with Warwick Smith

  In Warwick's own words: 'Breaking the rules, one bottle at a time.' I grew up in the UK, went to school in France and lived and worked in SE Asia for many years. I have always loved wine. After working in finance services for 15yrs, I wanted a major change. I wanted to make something, create something, build something and wine for me was the obvious choice. It has travel, the land, science, art, food, fun, design, great people and enjoyment at its heart. It is also a part of the drinks world that is ripe for disruption. Wine in...

Camel Valley wine tasting With Sam Lindo

Camel Valley wine tasting With Sam Lindo

  Sam Lindo is the second generation winemaker at Camel Valley. Sam, a maths graduate who had seemed destined for a career in the city, instead decided to make his life in Cornwall and returned to the family farm, where he had grown up, in 2002. Son of founder Bob Lindo, a retired RAF pilot, who with his wife, Annie, panted the first vines there in 1989.  Whilst still a family business and all involved in the vineyards, it is now Sam that is at the forefront, making the recent award winning wines.  Sam is 3 times UK Winemaker of...