MTM: Tim Atkin MW

Tim Atkin MW has one of the most recognisable voices in wine communication today and has established himself as a wine critic for his own eponymous site, TimAtkin.com, in addition to writing for several other publications. Amanda Barnes interviews him on how he entered the wine world, the state of wine communication today and what he plans to do next.   What was your first memory of wine?...
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MTM: Britt and Per Karlsson

Two Swedes living in Paris, Britt and Per Karlsson are a power couple in wine communication. They have co-authored books together, frequently publish articles and photography internationally, and offer wine education through specialist wine tours. This month their wine tour business took them to South America, where Amanda Barnes interviewed them over a glass of bubbles in Mendoza city. They have ...
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Txakoli comes of age

Gari Itsasmendi, Txakoli comes of age
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Pannon party puts local grapes in focus

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Why Austria is a hot bed of single-vineyard wines

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Gallery: Corton by Jon Wyand

Corton is one of the Grand Cru appellations of Burgundy, known for its outstanding white and red wines. Award-winning photographer Jon Wyand specialises in capturing Burgundy's wine regions, and in this gallery he shares some photos from the Corton AOC. In 2013 and 2014, Jon made 15 monthly visits to record the local life and work on and around the hill of Corton for his book “Une Annee en Corton”...
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Gallery: Winemaking by Jon Wyand

Jon Wyand is an award-winning photographer and specialises in wine and travel, with a particular focus on the Burgundy region. Here he shares an eclectic album of wine photography from the vineyard and winery. You can view more in his Burgundy web page, or on his professional portfolio.   Please respectfully note that all of these photos, and all the Circle of Wine Writer galleries,...
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Gallery: Burgundy by Jon Wyand

Burgundy is one of the most respected wine regions in the world and photographer Jon Wyand is particularly known for his specialism in capturing the faces and places of this historic French wine appellation. Here he shares some of his portraits from Burgundy. You can view more in his Burgundy web page, or on his professional portfolio. Please respectfully note that all of these photos, and ...
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Tunisia – A generous terroir

Amanda Barnes discovers what makes Tunisia a unique wine producer in this video documentary on visiting this country that shares cultural and geographical frontiers with the Mediterranean, African and Arabic worlds. Home to the world's first viticulturist, Tunisia is seen as the cradle of viticulture and agronomy, helping develop the industry and spread knowledge of vine-growing and winemaking ove...
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