Wine au Naturel podcast: an audio interview with Anna Martens

January 12, 2015

Ever wondered who the Anna is behind ‘Vino di Anna’, a label which, despite tiny quantities, has made its way onto the shelves and menus of many of the world’s leading wines shops and bars? It’s Anna Martens, none other … Continued

Wine au Naturel podcast: an audio interview with Joseph Di Blasi of Vinosseur

November 19, 2014

Joseph Di Blasi is a blogger and natural wine importer now based in Poland. Joseph chats with us about the wine culture in both Poland and Norway (his former stomping grounds), the difficulties of importing natural wines, the controversy surrounding … Continued

Going to work on an egg

November 12, 2014

An egg is always an adventure; the next one may be different.” – Oscar Wilde “Love and eggs are best when they are fresh.”  – Russian proverb So we are in the tenebrous basement of Terroirs with Anton Von Klopper, … Continued

Introducing our Real Sherry Tapas Walks!

October 27, 2014

The Real Wine Fair has been taking to the streets and the countryside. Thus far our Australian growers foraged and fished, cooked over campfires and partied with trade folk in a variety of bosky rural locations. In the spirit of … Continued

Wine au Naturel podcast: an audio interview with Jenny Lefcourt of Jenny & Francois Selections

October 9, 2014

  Jenny & Francois have in large part been responsible for introducing America to the wonderful world of natural wine. Their company began in 2000 after Jenny, a native New Yorker, met Francois while studying French Film in Paris. Today, … Continued

Aussies on Tour

October 6, 2014

Presents The Alternative Australian “The Wind Will Blow It Back Tour” featuring Anton von Klopper, Patrick Sullivan, Tom Shobbrook with Iwo Jakimowicz & Sarah Morris _________________________________________________________________________ Monday 13th October ~ Toasted, East Dulwich @ 7.00 p.m. onwards “Wine Walkabout” 3 … Continued

What’s happening with the Real Wine Fair 2015?

September 19, 2014

So what’s happening to The Real Wine Fair? The Real Wine Fair will continue, but instead of a one-off big two day tasting, it will comprise a year-long series of small events. Would you elaborate? The structure of Real Wine … Continued

THE REAL WINE FAIR 2015: Back again… but different!

September 5, 2014

Following the fantastic success of this year’s event, we are delighted to announce our plans for The Real Wine Fair 2015. The 2014 Real Wine Fair which welcomed record numbers of trade and consumer visitors, was, without doubt, our most … Continued

French wine stupidity: A guest post by Alice Feiring

May 26, 2014

In an effort to encourage more outside voices on our blog, we have asked several prominent wine writers and natural wine supporters to contribute their words to our pages. We couldn’t think of anyone better to commence our guest post … Continued

Real Wine & Fearless Asymmetry

May 20, 2014

It’s nice to abandon logic (to be an uncritic, as it were) and the habit of mind that would “murder to dissect” (to quote Wordsworth) wine and to go with one’s tastes and with what one feels. So many of … Continued