The Drinking Hour podcast: highlights from Series 12

In episode 144 of The Drinking Hour, host David Kermode looks back on highlights from Series 12, including a chat with Idris Elba about Champagne, a guide to wine faults with Dr Jamie Goode, a discussion of Uruguayan wine with Amanda Barnes, and closer looks at Alsace and Bordeaux

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Host David Kermode presents highlights from Series 12 of The Drinking Hour podcast, a series packed with deep discussions on drink from across the world of wine and spirits. This series, Kermode was joined by Idris Elba, to hear more about how the Hollywood actor came to be involved with his own Champagne brand, and Dr Jamie Goode, who offered a guide to all the major wine faults there are to be encountered (and hopefully avoided). Amanda Barnes dropped in to talk about Uruguayan wine, while Jeany Cronk of Maison Mirabeau appeared on the podcast for a chat about the appeal of rosé in winter. Get a flavour of these conversations, plus episodes focusing on Alsace and the sweet wines of Bordeaux, in this special highlights episode of The Drinking Hour.

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