This story features in this week's podcast, click here to hear all about it. Dining on the Vine Chinese food and riesling? There is no definitive guide on what wine to drink with Chinese food, probably because the complexity of what is served (and the lack of tradition). This podcast gives you some food for thought on what to drink with favourites such as sweet and sour pork. http://www.diningonthevine.com/Show7.mp3 Fars-icle grapes This podcast debunks an old legend about the origin of what in Australia is known as shiraz, but in France is called syrah. Sadly, many an old legend turns out not to be true. http://winecast.net/podcasts/Winecast_20050426.mp3 Grape radio In this wine discussion, we hear the enlightening thoughts of a German expert on the kinds of wine that go well with cheese. Quite enlightening. Now where's the camera? http://grape.tiwi.net/GR-2005-04-25.mp3 Wine fix Rich Miller discusses a topic that is of great interest to some wine lovers: the cork. Should it be made out of cork wood or can we use plastic or some other kind of other man-made material in its place? Listen in while Mr Miller pops this one. http://archive2.libsyn.com/podcasts/echoloc8/WineFix_2_-_Pinot_Progress_and_Corks.mp3 Perspective fran?aise No discussion of wine would be right without a French reference. Here is a site for those who are truly interested in the grape and can read French. http:// www.onivins.fr/ Found something funny on the web? Send it to Esc Sequences at firstname.lastname@example.org This week's podcast lets you hear all about ESC sequences, Y5Zone's social hot spots, Electronic Arts' China push and listen to a chat with a Microsoft executive.