Dudes Being Dudes In Wine Country

Dudes Being Dudes In Wine Country

With the UK wine trade (and us) currently obsessed with The Wine Show on ITV, it's good to know that's not the only take on wine there is out there.

If you're a fan of Stephen Amell (Oliver in TV's Arrow) then you'll definitely like it. But regardless of who's in it, it's the angle it takes that makes it the polar opposite of The Wine Show.

Gone are the very British accents, refined Umbrian villa and pontificating Joe Fattorini.

So too are the classic stomping grounds for wine programmes, or Europe in other words. One of the most attractive things about Dudes has to be their intention to open up US wine away from the hotspots of California and Oregon.

Above all, wine is fun in Dudes, whereas it always seems a bit stilted and contrived in The Wine Show.

Take this quote from Jared Padalecki (from TV's Supernatural)

But at the end of the day this is grapes in a bottle that’ve been squished up and aged. But it inspires love, and passion...
— Jared Padalecki on wine's appeal

You can watch one of the trailers below, and check out the website Dudes Being Dudes...

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