In the chapter 'The Madeira Mystery' we meet Franklin Houser, owner of Dry Comal Creek Winery in Texas and his Black Spanish vines.

Franklin tastes and talks about  Black Spanish wine in this brief video made for the Texas Department of Agriculture Wine Division.

The interviewer is  Tanji Patton.


    Peter F May is the author of PINOTAGE: Behind the Legends of South Africa's OWn Wine and founder of The Pinotage Club, an international cyber-based fan club for wines made from the Pinotage variety. Peter was awarded Honorary Membership of the producers Pinotage Association in 2004 and was a judge at the annual Pinotage Top 10 Competition in 2004 and 2005. Peter is a wine writer, educator and author. His book Marilyn Merlot and the Naked Grape - odd wines from around the world was published in summer 2006. Peter answers all polite emails - contact him at peter (at) pinotage (dot) org


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