What to listen to in lockdown

Tune into the podcast revolution and discover the plethora of fantastic wine and food shows available, with everything from industry news to talk shows and comedy, there’s something for everyone (there’s even a Wine & Crime podcast that just missed out on making our Top 10).

Whether you need something to listen to on your daily walk or are looking for a fun way to learn something new. Here are our top food and wine podcasts

A Glass With ….  hosted by Olly Smith and produced by Richard Hemming MW, features a different celebrity guest each show. Pour yourself a glass of something delicious and join Olly as he cracks open a bottle of his guests’ favourite wine and settles in for a chat!

Interpreting Wine explores the latest trends and news within the wine industry. Enjoy interviews with growers, importers, merchants, restaurants, MW’s and more.

Rock’n Vino is perfect if you love wine, music and food. Talking wine with rock stars and music with vintners – as well as giving backstage access to some of the best wine festivals in the US.

Table Manners with Jessie Ware sees Jessie and mum Lennie gather around the dining room table for a good old natter; think food, family and feel good conversations.

Wine Blast is a laugh-out loud podcast from married Masters of Wine, Susie and Peter. With interviews, listener questions and wine chat they bring wine to life

Humans of Hospitality is all about the wonderful people of hospitality. Enjoy interviews with everyone from brewers and chefs to winemakers and farmers. Don’t forget too, that we’re currently supporting Hospitality Action with £2 from every bottle sold going directly to support hospitality workers in crisis.

Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster takes you to a magical fantasy restaurant. Ed and James invite some special guests to choose their favourite dishes as they enjoy a dream meal in their imaginary restaurant.

Thirty-fifty is hosted by Chris Scott, who was one of the earliest adopters of podcasts and has a brilliant library of all things wine including running a very successful Wine School. Dip into the archives and you will find a very early podcast with our founder Mike Roberts.

Butlers Wine Show Join the lovely Henry & Cassie from Brighton’s very own Butlers Wine Cellars. A fun, informative look into region and styles of wine in a relaxed and approachable style with a whole lot of passion. Episode 7 is a deep dive of Ridgeview with our former Sales Director Tom Surgey.

Lastly a few podcasts with episodes featuring RIDGEVIEW: Wine Enthusiast with Anne Krebiehl MW, interviewing Tamara & Mardi, On the back bar with Christopher Menning chatting to Tom Surgey, It starts with Sam Adams talking to Tamara on the subject of business and her motivations & Guy Heywood from the English Wine collection series on British Business.

Best enjoyed listening with a glass of wine in hand (not advised though whilst jogging!).

Don’t forget with next day delivery Ridgeview is only a day away and £1 of every bottle is donated to Hospitality Action.