English Wine Videos and Films

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...

Coates and Seely wine tasting with Christian Seely

Coates and Seely wine tasting with Christian Seely

Born in 1960, Christian Seely was educated at Harrow School and Trinity College Cambridge where he took an M.A. in English in 1982. He subsequently obtained an MBA at INSEAD, Fontainebleau in 1987.He has spent most of his professional career managing vineyards and making wine in Portugal, France and elsewhere.Since 2001 Christian Seely has been Managing Director of the AXA Millésimes group of vineyards, whose head office is based in Château Pichon Baron.Besides this prestigious Pauillac Grand Cru Classé, Château Pichon Baron, Christian Seely is responsible for looking after Château Pibran in Pauillac, Château Suduiraut in Sauternes, as well as...

Gusbourne wine tasting with Charlie Holland Head Winemaker & CEO

Gusbourne wine tasting with  Charlie Holland  Head Winemaker & CEO

< With 20 years of international winemaking experience, Charlie honed his skills working in some of the best wine producing regions around the world including stints in Australia, New Zealand, Germany and the USA. A graduate of Plumpton College, where he attained a BSc in Viticulture and Oenology, Charlie went on to work with many styles of wine across the world, from full-bodied reds in Napa Valley to German Rieslings and sweet wines in Minervois. In 2009, excited by the burgeoning English sparkling wine industry, Charlie returned to the UK, working as winemaker for four years at Ridgeview.  Then in...

Hambledon wine tasting with Tobias Tullberg

Hambledon wine tasting with Tobias Tullberg

  Tobias Tullberg is the Operational Winemaker at Hambledon Vineyard which he joined in 2016. An alumni of the prestigious Vinifera Euromaster program, organised by Montpellier SupAgro, Tobias has studied under the wine world’s top scientists and wrote his Master’s thesis at the industry leading wine research institute ISVV in Bordeaux. After finishing his university studies Tobias worked vintages around the world from Château La Gaffelière in Saint-Émilion and Coume del Mas in Roussillon to Marlborough’s Saint Clair Family Estate via Cape Mentelle of Margaret River, WA. It was an interest in minimal intervention winemaking that led him to contact...