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Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this new series about the people and stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. Based in their villa in the Italian hills, filmed in beautiful locations all over the world, and featuring some of the world’s greatest chefs, The Wine Show is entertaining and inspiring with something for everyone who enjoys wine and wants to know a little bit more about this wonderful drink.

Based in their hilltop villa in Italy, actors Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys are joined by wine expert and global reporter Joe Fattorini. In each show Joe, and occasional presenters Amelia Singer and Gizzi Erskine, bring back wines from their travels. From the South African wine that Napoleon adored in exile, to wines born from out of an earthquake in Chile, every bottle uncorked on The Wine Show tells a really great story…

Our presenters don’t just taste their way round the world; they get stuck right in. Whether it’s becoming a sommelier in China, learning German in Australia, reliving the experiences of the French resistance by being locked in a barrel in France, cooking on the Napa Valley Wine train, meeting one of the world’s great rock musicians turned winemakers in Arizona, diving to an underwater cellar in Greece, or avoiding tank shells in Israel, our presenters get the heart of every label.

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Description

Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this new series about the people and stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. Based in their villa in the Italian hills, filmed in beautiful locations all over the world, and featuring some of the world’s greatest chefs, The Wine Show is entertaining and inspiring with something for everyone who enjoys wine and wants to know a little bit more about this wonderful drink.

Based in their hilltop villa in Italy, actors Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys are joined by wine expert and global reporter Joe Fattorini. In each show Joe, and occasional presenters Amelia Singer and Gizzi Erskine, bring back wines from their travels. From the South African wine that Napoleon adored in exile, to wines born from out of an earthquake in Chile, every bottle uncorked on The Wine Show tells a really great story…

Our presenters don’t just taste their way round the world; they get stuck right in. Whether it’s becoming a sommelier in China, learning German in Australia, reliving the experiences of the French resistance by being locked in a barrel in France, cooking on the Napa Valley Wine train, meeting one of the world’s great rock musicians turned winemakers in Arizona, diving to an underwater cellar in Greece, or avoiding tank shells in Israel, our presenters get the heart of every label.

    • EPISODE 1

    Episode 1

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Tuscany for a barrel race and find a wine made by a woman called Dora. Expert Joe Fattorini visits South Africa where he finds out about whether Napoleon and Charles Dickens’ favourite drink has withstood the test of time. Chef Brad McDonald tells us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it and we learn about whether a wine made by a tattooed punk in Australia can have anything in common with one made at Château Margaux, one of the world’s most exclusive vineyards.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Tuscany for a barrel race and find a wine made by a woman called Dora. Expert Joe Fattorini visits South Africa where he finds out about whether Napoleon and Charles Dickens’ favourite drink has withstood the test of time. Chef Brad McDonald tells us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it and we learn about whether a wine made by a tattooed punk in Australia can have anything in common with one made at Château Margaux, one of the world’s most exclusive vineyards.

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    • EPISODE 2

    Episode 2

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to meet a Super Tuscan called Cinzano and crash his vintage Fiat 500. Wine expert Joe Fattorini heads to Chile to find out if Gregorian chant can affect the way wine tastes. Chef Dan Doherty tells us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it and Gizzi Erskine heads to Arizona to meet rock star turned vineyard supremo Maynard James Keenan.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to meet a Super Tuscan called Cinzano and crash his vintage Fiat 500. Wine expert Joe Fattorini heads to Chile to find out if Gregorian chant can affect the way wine tastes. Chef Dan Doherty tells us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it and Gizzi Erskine heads to Arizona to meet rock star turned vineyard supremo Maynard James Keenan.

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    • EPISODE 3

    Episode 3

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Italy’s ancient capital where they find out why ancient Romans added cheese to their wine. Expert Joe Fattorini finds himself in a very tight spot in the Loire when he discovers how one winemaker helped the French Resistance during WW2. Chef José Pizarro tells us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it and Amelia Singer heads down under to explore one of wine’s best-kept secrets – The Mornington Peninsula.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Italy’s ancient capital where they find out why ancient Romans added cheese to their wine. Expert Joe Fattorini finds himself in a very tight spot in the Loire when he discovers how one winemaker helped the French Resistance during WW2. Chef José Pizarro tells us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it and Amelia Singer heads down under to explore one of wine’s best-kept secrets – The Mornington Peninsula.

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    • EPISODE 4

    Episode 4

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills, they head to the Vatican to meet a priest who needs a new communion wine. Expert Joe Fattorini flys to South Africa where he heads out on baboon patrol at a vineyard inside a game reserve. Chef Francesco Mazzei takes us to his home in Calabria to tell us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it. And Amelia Singer joins Joe on skis when they go tête-à-tête over French Alpine wines and share their secret vin chaud recipes.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills, they head to the Vatican to meet a priest who needs a new communion wine. Expert Joe Fattorini flys to South Africa where he heads out on baboon patrol at a vineyard inside a game reserve. Chef Francesco Mazzei takes us to his home in Calabria to tell us about his favourite grape and cooks a dish to complement it. And Amelia Singer joins Joe on skis when they go tête-à-tête over French Alpine wines and share their secret vin chaud recipes.

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    • 49 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    Episode 5

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills, they head to Chianti and the former home of Mona Lisa Gherardini, subject of Da Vinci’s famous portrait. Expert Joe Fattorini visits the Maule valley to find out how hope can find roots in the vineyards at the epicenter of Chile’s devastating 2010 earthquake. Chef Atul Kochhar fires up his tandoor to complement his favourite wine. And in Moldova – a tiny country where 25 per cent of the population rely on wine for their livelihood – Joe goes inside one of the biggest cellars in the world, and asks ‘why did Russia stop buying their wine?’.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills, they head to Chianti and the former home of Mona Lisa Gherardini, subject of Da Vinci’s famous portrait. Expert Joe Fattorini visits the Maule valley to find out how hope can find roots in the vineyards at the epicenter of Chile’s devastating 2010 earthquake. Chef Atul Kochhar fires up his tandoor to complement his favourite wine. And in Moldova – a tiny country where 25 per cent of the population rely on wine for their livelihood – Joe goes inside one of the biggest cellars in the world, and asks ‘why did Russia stop buying their wine?’.

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    • 49 Minutes
    • EPISODE 6

    Episode 6

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they travel to visit a vineyard once owned by Michelangelo and try their hand at designing their own wine label. Joe Fattorini heads to Israel to look at how wine came to be at the heart of Judaism and where it’s made today on the border of a warzone. 3 Star Michelin Chef Clare Smyth from Gordon Ramsay Royal Hospital Road shares her wedding day memories of a very special wine and creates a beautiful dish to complement it. And Gizzi Erskine visits the Napa Valley for a trip on the Wine Train, where she’s also put in charge of the stove to create lunch for two of California’s best winemakers.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they travel to visit a vineyard once owned by Michelangelo and try their hand at designing their own wine label. Joe Fattorini heads to Israel to look at how wine came to be at the heart of Judaism and where it’s made today on the border of a warzone. 3 Star Michelin Chef Clare Smyth from Gordon Ramsay Royal Hospital Road shares her wedding day memories of a very special wine and creates a beautiful dish to complement it. And Gizzi Erskine visits the Napa Valley for a trip on the Wine Train, where she’s also put in charge of the stove to create lunch for two of California’s best winemakers.

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    • EPISODE 7

    Episode 7

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Rome for a breakfast of ice cream, a class in pastry making and a celebration of sweet wine – the dolce vita all over. Joe Fattorini heads to Shanghai for two very special films. He’s challenged to become a sommelier in the most exciting wine market in the world. What wine will he choose to go with Sichuan frog? Chef Peter Gordon looks to his Kiwi roots, cooking a dish to go with his favourite New Zealand wine. And Matt and Matt find out whether a hangover can ever be avoided.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Rome for a breakfast of ice cream, a class in pastry making and a celebration of sweet wine – the dolce vita all over. Joe Fattorini heads to Shanghai for two very special films. He’s challenged to become a sommelier in the most exciting wine market in the world. What wine will he choose to go with Sichuan frog? Chef Peter Gordon looks to his Kiwi roots, cooking a dish to go with his favourite New Zealand wine. And Matt and Matt find out whether a hangover can ever be avoided.

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    • EPISODE 8

    Episode 8

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Bologna where they get a masterclass in making that city’s most famous dish… with mixed reviews from a scary Italian mama. Joe Fattorini fulfils a lifelong dream to bid on a barrel of wine at Burgundy’s famous Vente des Vins auction. Does he succeed, and just where will he keep all 288 bottles!? Spanish super chef Elena Arzak lets us into her London restaurant for a taste of her favourite wine and creates a perfect dish to accompany it. And wine expert Amelia Singer explores the German roots of one of Australia’s greatest wine regions, the Barossa Valley.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Bologna where they get a masterclass in making that city’s most famous dish… with mixed reviews from a scary Italian mama. Joe Fattorini fulfils a lifelong dream to bid on a barrel of wine at Burgundy’s famous Vente des Vins auction. Does he succeed, and just where will he keep all 288 bottles!? Spanish super chef Elena Arzak lets us into her London restaurant for a taste of her favourite wine and creates a perfect dish to accompany it. And wine expert Amelia Singer explores the German roots of one of Australia’s greatest wine regions, the Barossa Valley.

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    • EPISODE 9

    Episode 9

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills our two gentleman head to Verona, setting for Romeo and Juliet where they practice their newly learned sommelier skills on two unsuspecting lovers. Amelia Singer valiantly attempts to persuade Joe Fattorini that there’s more to do with port than drink it at Christmas. They then take a cruise up the Douro, Portugal’s most stunning wine country, to visit one of England’s oldest wine families who are at the forefront of Portugal’s wine revolution. Star LA Chef Niki Nakayama chooses a Japanese sake as her favourite wine and creates a dish to match it. And Joe Fattorini takes us to Chile to find out just how far the ‘Volvo’ of the wine world has come and visits the cellar where 120 Chilean revolutionaries hid during the Chilean war of independence.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills our two gentleman head to Verona, setting for Romeo and Juliet where they practice their newly learned sommelier skills on two unsuspecting lovers. Amelia Singer valiantly attempts to persuade Joe Fattorini that there’s more to do with port than drink it at Christmas. They then take a cruise up the Douro, Portugal’s most stunning wine country, to visit one of England’s oldest wine families who are at the forefront of Portugal’s wine revolution. Star LA Chef Niki Nakayama chooses a Japanese sake as her favourite wine and creates a dish to match it. And Joe Fattorini takes us to Chile to find out just how far the ‘Volvo’ of the wine world has come and visits the cellar where 120 Chilean revolutionaries hid during the Chilean war of independence.

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    • EPISODE 10

    Episode 10

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they travel north to the mountainous region of Trentino where they meet an inspirational winemaker who ages her wine in clay urns. Joe Fattorini heads to Hong Kong to explore China’s ‘red obsession’ and a WW2 bunker where the most exclusive wine tastings in the world take place. Yorkshire Chef Frances Atkins shares her love of white wine and creates a very unusual dish to match it. Amelia Singer visits Seppeltsfield in Australia’s Barossa Valley where she comes face to face with some snapshots of her own family’s history.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they travel north to the mountainous region of Trentino where they meet an inspirational winemaker who ages her wine in clay urns. Joe Fattorini heads to Hong Kong to explore China’s ‘red obsession’ and a WW2 bunker where the most exclusive wine tastings in the world take place. Yorkshire Chef Frances Atkins shares her love of white wine and creates a very unusual dish to match it. Amelia Singer visits Seppeltsfield in Australia’s Barossa Valley where she comes face to face with some snapshots of her own family’s history.

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    • EPISODE 11

    Episode 11

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. In their villa HQ in the Italian hills they turn the tables on wine expert Joe Fattorini and send him off to find a wine that breaks all the rules. He heads to the beautiful city of Orvieto and meets a winemaker who’s making a cool climate pinot noir in Lazio. Chef Stephen Harris shares his love of red burgundy and creates a simple dish to complement it. Matt and Matt are challenged to tell the difference between a £120 bottle of French wine and one from Spain that costs just £10 as The Wine Show looks into wine fraud and the story of Rudi Kurniawan, the most famous wine criminal in history. And Joe meets the matriarchs at the Township Winery in Cape Town doing everything they can to create a legacy for their children.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. In their villa HQ in the Italian hills they turn the tables on wine expert Joe Fattorini and send him off to find a wine that breaks all the rules. He heads to the beautiful city of Orvieto and meets a winemaker who’s making a cool climate pinot noir in Lazio. Chef Stephen Harris shares his love of red burgundy and creates a simple dish to complement it. Matt and Matt are challenged to tell the difference between a £120 bottle of French wine and one from Spain that costs just £10 as The Wine Show looks into wine fraud and the story of Rudi Kurniawan, the most famous wine criminal in history. And Joe meets the matriarchs at the Township Winery in Cape Town doing everything they can to create a legacy for their children.

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    • EPISODE 12

    Episode 12

    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Venice to meet Francesco da Mosta and find out about the Venetian love of the ‘aperitivo’, the opening drink of the evening. Joe Fattorini heads to the beautiful island of Santorini to visit an underwater wine cellar in one of the world’s oldest winemaking regions. 2 Michelin Star Chef Michael Caines shares his love of English bubbles and creates a dish to match it in the heart of the Devon countryside. And Amelia Singer heads to Adelaide and the Vineyard of the Future to see the cutting edge technology being used to help winemakers counter the effects of climate change, before going to Tasmania to see how one winemaker decided to expand his business into the most southern point in Australia.

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    Matthew Goode and Matthew Rhys star in this series about the stories behind some of the world’s most fascinating wines. From their villa HQ in the Italian hills they head to Venice to meet Francesco da Mosta and find out about the Venetian love of the ‘aperitivo’, the opening drink of the evening. Joe Fattorini heads to the beautiful island of Santorini to visit an underwater wine cellar in one of the world’s oldest winemaking regions. 2 Michelin Star Chef Michael Caines shares his love of English bubbles and creates a dish to match it in the heart of the Devon countryside. And Amelia Singer heads to Adelaide and the Vineyard of the Future to see the cutting edge technology being used to help winemakers counter the effects of climate change, before going to Tasmania to see how one winemaker decided to expand his business into the most southern point in Australia.

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    • EPISODE 13

    Episode 13

    In this episode we revisit some of the highlights of this series of The Wine Show. Joe Fattorini heads to South Africa for a taste of historic Vin de Constance. Matthew and Matthew take us on a whistle stop tour of all 12 bottles that went to make up The Wine Show Spirit of Italy case. Chef Francesco Mazzei takes us to his home town of Calabria to enjoy another taste of his favourite wine. And Amelia Singer takes us to Australia to explore some of that country’s greatest wines.

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    In this episode we revisit some of the highlights of this series of The Wine Show. Joe Fattorini heads to South Africa for a taste of historic Vin de Constance. Matthew and Matthew take us on a whistle stop tour of all 12 bottles that went to make up The Wine Show Spirit of Italy case. Chef Francesco Mazzei takes us to his home town of Calabria to enjoy another taste of his favourite wine. And Amelia Singer takes us to Australia to explore some of that country’s greatest wines.

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