Halliday Wine Companion

Halliday Wine Companion

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A brand new podcast about wine n hosted by Amelia Ball, editor of Halliday Wine Companion. www.winecompanion.com.au
BONUS: James Halliday, part 3
Feb 1 • 34 min
Final bonus episode. James reflects on some of his memorable cellaring and drinking experiences, as well as his great love for red Burgundies.
BONUS: James Halliday, part 2
Jan 25 • 22 min
This is the second, and second last, of the bonus episodes from an extended conversation with James Halliday in the loft at the Coldstream Hills winery. James is renowned for his generosity and has shared many old, rare and expensive wines over the…
BONUS: James Halliday, part 1
Jan 18 • 16 min
In our first bonus episode, James talks about his early years getting to know wine through his parents’ love for it. He also recounts his post-university travels around Europe, where he came to understand the wider world of wine. Listen as James recalls…
6. “Complex and far more ethereal”
Sep 10, 2018 • 29 min
What makes a great vintage? And does it really matter when you’re buying wine for your cellar? Wine writer Jane Faulkner breaks it down for us, also sharing her best advice on how to get the most of your cellar. Better still, she reminds us to open the…
5. International hidden gems
Sep 10, 2018 • 16 min
Get the scoop on the overseas wine regions and producers offering stellar wines at great prices, from international merchandise manager Jesper Kjaersgaard of Langton’s Fine Wines. From southern Italy to unexpected parts of Spain and even Switzerland,…
4. Maintaining your cellar
Sep 10, 2018 • 21 min
What’s the worst possible thing you can do to your wine collection? Get the fundamentals with consultant Luke Campbell, from temperature to light and how to ensure diversity. Also hear some of the bigger cellaring disasters Luke’s seen over the years.…
3. Auction house rules
Sep 10, 2018 • 19 min
Get the insider’s guide to buying well at auctions with Tamara Grischy from Langton’s Fine Wines. Hear what it’s like to be at the centre of the action in a wine auction house, and the lowdown on how to navigate buying wine online. This series on…
2. Keys to the cellar
Sep 10, 2018 • 24 min
How do you know a wine will age well, and when should you drink it? And what do those drink-by dates on tasting notes actually mean? Wine writer Campbell Mattinson shares these insights, and more, so you can master the art of cellaring. This series on…
1. James Halliday’s personal cellar
Aug 16, 2018 • 34 min
Which wines make up the 10,000 bottles in wine authority James Halliday’s own wine collection? We take a privileged walk through his personal cellar in Victoria’s Yarra Valley. James shares some of his favourites bottles and most memorable cellaring…