Roger's Stories and Wine News - Page 2

Wines from Turkey: a guide to the best


With Turkish wineries employing viticulturists from abroad to develop their vines, the country is now a serious contender on the international wine stage, says Roger Jones of the Harrow at Little Bedwyn

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Cape Wine News Issue 6


Great Britain may have dominated the Olympics but the Surf Dudes, Walker Bay Freestylers, Stellenbosch Gangsters and Swartland’s Rebels are coming to take over London Docks and Little Bedwyn this September.

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Round up of South Africa


The South Africa wine industry generally seem to be fighting a battle to persuade the UK that they produce not only premium quality wines but that they deserve a higher price for these wines. 

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Tonights South Africa v Australia Play Off


All eyes are on Cape Town tonight looking forward to the dinner that Michelin Star Chef, Roger Jones has organised with South Africa wines up against Australia, served in pairs blind with a 6 course dinner, voting will be done after each course.

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Methode Cap Classique


With English Sparkling Wine dominating prestigious wine lists in the UK, it is interesting that we may have forgotten about the quality that South Africa produce, under the Methode Cap Classique category. Slightly confusing they also have a Sparkling wine category which is not made in the traditional champenoise method, where C02 is added.

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