Charles Gent


It’s Time for Touriga

Right, let’s get this straight from the outset — Touriga Nacional is neither a cycling race nor an all-terrain vehicle: it is, by general acclaim, the premier r…


Howard’s Rosé Rides Again

Tom Northcott was still uncombined DNA when Len Evans, in his self-appointed role as bombastic purveyor of advice to Australia’s neophyte wine-drinkers, was ber…


The slow Grenache movement

Before he gets down to pruning, you could be forgiven for thinking that Marco Cirillo owns a sculpture park rather than a vineyard. Bereft of leaves, his ancien…

Reds put a seal on the Wicks success

Tim Wicks is unlikely to forget how he makes his living – with his home slap bang in the middle of a hundred acres of Wicks Estate vineyards, his view on all si…