Ep 18: Søren Ledet | Geranium, Copenhagen | Wine Talking Wine Tasting

Show notes

(0:45) The evolution of the wine list at Geranium
(8:45) Wine 1: 2004 Trésors d’Aiglepierre blend, Jean Marc Brignot, Jura (Chardonnay/Savagnin)
(16:55) Wine 2: 2010 Els Jelipins, Penedes (Sumol/Garnacha)
(24:35) Wine 3: 2012 Saumur Champigny, Clos Rougeard, Loire (Cabernet Franc)

Contact:
Phone: +45 6996 0020
info@geranium.dk – for general information
virginia@geranium.dk – for press inquiries

www.facebook.com/restaurantgeranium
www.instagram.com/restaurant_geranium
www.twitter.com/Geranium_CPH

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Host: Søren Ledet, General Manager, Wine Director, Geranium Restaurant
Location: Geranium, Per Henrik Lings Allé 4, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
Date visited: 30th November, 2017

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Ep 17: Simon Olesen | Palægade, Copenhagen | Wine Talking

Show notes:

(1:10) Simon’s restaurant origin story
(9:30) How he thrives in today’s super competitive Copenhagen food scene
(17:05) Spanish wine secrets and the future of Spanish wine

Contact:

www.paleagade.dk/frontpage/
Tel: +45 70 82 82 88
Email: info@palaegade.dk

www.instagram.com/rest_palaegade/
www.facebook.com/Palaegade

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Host: Simon Olesen, Owner and Head Sommelier
Location: Restaurant Palægade, Palægade 8, 1261 Copenhagen
Date visited: 29th November, 2017

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Ep 16: Bianca Bosker | Cork Dork author, London

Show notes

(0:50) Bianca’s wine epiphany and Cork Dork journey
(8:45) The link between language and smell
(12.50) Reliving her Michelin 2 star sommelier experience
(17:36) The human blind spot in the food chain

Contact details
www.biancabosker.com

www.twitter.com/bbosker
www.instagram.com/bbosker

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Contact: glenn@velournet.dk

Interview details
Guest: Bianca Bosker
Date: 14 February, 2018

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Ep 15: Honey Spencer | Nuala Restaurant, London

Show notes

(1:00) Challenges of putting together her wine list
(5:56) The Nuala wine list: Bubbles, Tried and True, The Classics, A Touch out of the Ordinary, Wild Things
(11:22) Wine number 1: Gentle Folk Wines, ‘Village’ Pinot 2016
(16:40) Why organic?
(19:04) Wine number 2: Ota Ševčík Blanc De Pinot Noir 2015
(30:15) Copenhagen
(35:55) Wine number 3: Christian Tschida, Himmel auf Erden no.2, 2016

Contact details

www.nualalondon.com
Email: hello@nualalondon.com
Tel: +44 20 3904 0462
www.instagram.com/nualalondon
www.facebook.com/nualalondon

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Visit details
Location: Nuala London, 70-74 City Rd, London EC1Y 2BJ
Host: Honey Spencer, Head Sommelier, Nuala
Date visited: 9 February, 2018

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Ep 14: ‘The Wine Talking’ | West Wine Kitchen | Peckham, London

Show notes

(0:52) Jenn and Aneley’s wine origin story
(10:54) How California influences their lives and restaurant
(14:45) Health and sustainability at West
(20:30) The ups and downs of going into business with a friend

Contact details

www.westwinekitchen.com
Email: hello@westwinekitchen.com
www.instagram.com/westwinekitchen/
www.facebook.com/westwinekitchen/

West in a nutshell:

WEST is a new, innovative and approachable all day eatery, a healthier and environment focused conscious kitchen and natural wine bar, inspired by the food and lifestyle of the Californian West Coast.

WEST was created by two London-based wine enthusiasts, advocates for health, our environment and sustainability. Aneley and Jennifer are trained sommeliers, food-lovers, yoga bunnies, beach babes and above all, friends.

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Visit details
Location: West Wine Kitchen, Peckham Levels @ 6th Floor, 95 Rye Lane
Hosts: Aneley and Jenn, Founders of West Wine Kitchen
Date visited: 31 January, 2018

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Ep 13: ‘The Wine Talking’ | Bedales Wines | Spitalfields, London

Show notes

(0:40) An introduction to Bedale’s and the wine team
(3:10) Intro to pairing
(6:45) First Pairing: Goat’s cheese and Riesling
(12:12) Second Pairing: Blue cheese and Dessert wine

Tasting notes

Cheese #1
Fromage de Chèvre
France – Raw goat’s milk, Bloomy Rind

Paired with – RIESLING
Weingut Pfluger, Buntsandstein 2016, Pfalz, Germany

Cheese #2
Colston Basset Stilton
England – Pasteurised cow’s milk, Blue

Paired with – VIN SANTO
Bonacchi, Vin Santo del Chianti 2006, Tuscany, Italy

Contact details
www.bedaleswines.com
Events include: Wine & Cheese Pairing Workshop, The Pub Quiz for Wino’s and Signature Wine Workshops

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Contact: glenn@velournet.dk

Visit details
Location: Bedales at Spitalfields Market
Host: Dan Belmont, Wine & Cheese Specialist / Event Manager
Date visited: 31 January, 2018

Ep 12: ‘The Wine Talking’ | Renegade London Wine | Bethnal Green, London

Show notes

(2:35) How do the grapes reach Bethnal Green and how are they vinified?
(9:45) What they find has the biggest influence on the flavour of the wine.
(16:35) Where their wines are being drunk
(28:50) Urban Wineries around the world
(34:00) Building a brand and business

Contact details
www.renegadelondonwine.com/
Email: warwick@renegadelondonwine.com

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Contact: glenn@velournet.dk

Visit details
Location: Renegade London Wine, Arch 12, Gales Gardens, London E2 0EJ
Host: Warwick Smith, Founder
Date visited: 31 January, 2018

Ep 11: ‘The Wine Talking’ | Lichtenberger Gonzalez | Burgenland, Austria

Show notes

(06:23) Complete wine range overview
(07:47) Austrian wine classifications
(23:40) Muchelkark range overview
(26:50) The future of the winery
(33:35) How their wines fit into the winemaking region

Wines tasted

1. 2017. Muchelkark
2. Grunervertliner
3. Grunervertliner (late harvest)
4. Weisburgunder
5. Weisburgunder (later harvest)
6. Nuieburger
7. Muchelkark.
8. Pet nat
9. Rosé. Complex rosé.
10. Muchelkark Red.
11. Leitherberg Red 2015
12. Single Vineyard. Vorderberg 2015
13. Vorderberg 2016
14. Vorderberg 2017
15. Leitherberg

Contact details
www.lichtenbergergonzalez.at/English/
Tel: +436643426861
Email: office@lichtenbergergonzalez.at
www.facebook.com/Lichtenbergergonzalez/

Upcoming Wine Fairs
Live Wine, Milan: www.livewine.it
Prowein, Dusseldorf: www.prowein.com

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Contact: glenn@velournet.dk

Visit details
Location: Lichtenberger Gonzalez
Hosts: Martin Lichtenberger and Adriana Gonzalez
Date visited: 20th January 2018