Helena Nicklin 'Winebird'

Helena Nicklin is Winebird: a wine writer, presenter and award winning author and blogger.

PAH to dry facts! Winebird tells stories and creates ‘vinalogies’ (wine-based analogies) that help turn wine characteristics into vivid, memorable personalities. It’s about making wine education more visual, entertaining and memorable. She bridges the gap between fabulously detailed wine journalists and normal people who just want the basics – information they can actually use – in memorable, bite-size chunks.

A member of the prestigious Circle of Wine Writers, Helena has written for various consumer publications and her videos are featured on various international wine sites. She presents workshops consumer fairs, has appeared as the wine expert live TV and is currently on the tasting panel for a brand new wine app called Mr Vine.


Vinalogy Videos

Get to know the characteristics of the world’s most famous grape varieties with these short VINALOGY videos

Unboxing & Reviews

Winebird unboxes and reviews wine gadgets and toys

Wine Basics FAQ

Your frequently asked wine questions answered