RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes (USA)

RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes (USA)

Welcome! Below are the links to the tasting notes, thoughts and recommendations for each of the Club's monthly selections (if you are not yet a member then join us! Check out our Club subscription pages for more information). The links below will remain in place for posterity so if you

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RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes - November 2022 Selection

RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes - November 2022 Selection

Hello and welcome back. This month’s selection is full of exciting, young talents - in fact the grower-makers of the first three wines are barely 30 years old, and they’re all helping bring about a renaissance in their respective countries. I have also included three New World wines

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An introduction to the Slovakian natural wine scene

An introduction to the Slovakian natural wine scene

Ahead of our RAW WINE fairs this fall, we spoke to a number of Slovakian winemakers to find out about the country's natural wine scene, viticultural traditions, winemaking regions and grape varieties.

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Meet natural sake maker Terada Honke

Meet natural sake maker Terada Honke

Terada Honke, the 24th generation to run his brewery, is one of the few natural sake makers in Japan. Our friend Christian Farci, a.k.a. Signor Sake and a Tokyo-based sake expert, met him to discuss the challenges of making sake in a natural style. Can you tell us

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RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes - October 2022 Selection

RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes - October 2022 Selection

Hello and welcome back. This autumnal box has been heart-warming to put together as I’ve included quite a few old friends in the line-up this time - wines of growers I have been following for years that I have seen evolve and change. It is quite special opening up

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RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes - September 2022 Selection

RAW WINE Club - Tasting Notes - September 2022 Selection

Hello and welcome back. Fall is my favorite season. It is punctuated by the vintage in the Northern Hemisphere, by sunny afternoons whose glow is of a dimmer light, by the soft squelch of the undergrowth, the crunch of nuts, the abundance of harvest (both cultivated and wild) and the

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BBC World Service - The Understory: Life in the Soil

BBC World Service - The Understory: Life in the Soil

Isabelle Legeron MW is hosting a 4-part audio series called The Understory: Life in the Soil as part of the BBC World Service's radio programme The Compass. The first episode was broadcast on Wednesday 7th September which you can listen to now, with the remaining episodes going live weekly. Isabelle

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Meet importer Ms Yasuko Goda

Meet importer Ms Yasuko Goda

Ms Yasuko Goda is co-owner of Racines, one of the leading importers of natural wines into Japan. She works closely with many leading natural winemakers - see the list here. We caught up with Ms Goda to hear her story .... Ms Goda in the Imerich vineyard in the West of

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