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US Pinot market “saturated” says Saintsbury founder

The US market for Pinot Noir is “saturated” according to Richard Ward, co-founder of longstanding Carneros Pinot producer, Saintsbury.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Sideways play hits West End stage

A stage adaptation of the critically acclaimed wine-themed novel Sideways is set to come to London’s West End in May.

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Depardieu to star in ‘French Sideways’

Veteran actor Gérard Depardieu is to star in a French wine-themed ‘buddy movie’ that is being compared to the hit US film Sideways.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 No Comments »

D&D brings Hollywood glamour to wine

UK restaurant group D&D London has challenged its sommeliers to come up with a film and wine match for a new promotional initiative starting next month.

Friday, January 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Sideways author releases Pinot Noir

Rex Pickett, author of popular wine-themed novel Sideways, which inspired the Oscar winning movie of the same name, has released his first Pinot Noir onto the market.

Friday, May 17th, 2013 2 Comments »

Third Sideways novel to be set in Chile

Rex Pickett, author of wine-themed novel Sideways, which inspired the Oscar winning movie of the same name, is to set the third part of the trilogy in Chile.

Monday, January 7th, 2013 8 Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Rex Pickett

The Sideways author vents his spleen about religious cults, reactionaries, bad restaurant food, pushy publishing agents and Sideways the sequel.

Friday, October 12th, 2012 1 Comment »

Sideways writer pushing for film sequel

Rex Pickett, author of wine-themed novel Sideways, is pushing director of the Sideways film Alexander Payne for a sequel based on his second novel, Vertical.

Monday, July 16th, 2012 No Comments »

Brad Pitt to star in Billionaire’s Vinegar

Hollywood heartthrob Brad Pitt is to star in a film adaptation of The Billionaire’s Vinegar, a book by Benjamin Wallace on the fake Thomas Jefferson bottles affair.

Friday, May 4th, 2012 1 Comment »

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