Anthony Gismondi on Wine


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O'Shaughnessy with Sean Capiaux


Opus One with winemaker Michael Silacci

Learn about this iconic Napa Valley winery, developed in partnership between the Baron Philippe de Rothchild and Robert Mondavi as winemaker Michael Silacci tells us about their latest release.

Mirafiore - Barolo is a way of thinking

Mirafiore's story is similar to that of Sleeping Beauty. After a long slumber, it was awoken by a prince, to create a story that ends "happlily ever after" this one with cru Barolos. Visit the estate with us, including its many hospitality offerings in Serralunga D'Alba, Piedmont, Italy.

Frind Estate - Episode 1: The idea

If wine is slow and timeless, tech is relentlessly fast and everchanging. No one knows this better than Markus Frind, the founder of the seminal dating website Plenty of Fish, who made his fortune at the keyboard, quickly adapting to paradigm shifts in user trends.

50th Parallel - Botrytis Affected Riesling

50th Parallel EstateWinery owner Curtis Krouzel and winemaker Matthew Fortuna show off their first late harvest wine, a botrytis affected riesling, grown on their estate in Lake Country, just south of Vernon, BC. We find out what botrytis is, what it does to the grapes and how the wine tastes.

Liquidity Wines - Blending Pinot Gris

Winemaker Amy Paynter walks us through blending her pinot gris, integrating wine drawn from different kinds of vessels and from blocks within Liquidity Wines' collection of vineyards in Okanagan Falls and other parts of the Okanagan Valley. We come to understand how complexity and flavour is built, and just how much thought and planning is required to execute it all.

Corcelettes - BatonnĂ¢ge

Corcelettes Estate Winery GM and winemaker Charlie Baessler explains what lees are and how he uses them to build flavour and texture in his popular chardonnay, made from grapes grown on their estate in the Similkameen Valley.

Township 7 - Making Sparkling Wine

Township 7's winemaker Mary McDermott demonstrates some of the techniques she uses to make her impressive sparkling wines from grapes grown in their Langley vineyards.