Podcast: Ep 162: Jason Haas of Tablas Creek in Paso Robles, CA

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Ep_162__Jason_Haas_of_Tablas_Creek_in_Paso_Robles_CA.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:12:20 — 66.4MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSJason Haas was the 2015 Paso Robles Wine Industry Person of the Year. As the GM and a partner in the Tables Creek Vineyard joint venture with the Perrin family of Rhône fame (Château de Beaucastel...

Truchard Vineyards: Another Year of Outstanding Wine

It’s no surprise that I’m a Truchard fan. I’ve written about them and even nominated the winery as one of America’s best for the Daily Meal. It’s true that I like the people behind the winery, but even if I didn’t, their wines are fabulous and for some strange reason,...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 149 — Wine Gifts So Bad They’re Great!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/149_Ep_149__Wine_Gifts_So_Bad_Theyre_Great.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 33:31 — 30.9MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSWhat are the worst gifts a wine lover can receive? From the wine bra, to the wine stein to gas station wine, we go over the worst of the worst, in hopes that we...

Virginia Wine Great #1: Linden Vineyards

My recent trip to Virginia wine country wasn’t a maiden voyage — I’d been there about 2 years ago and had been impressed with most of what I saw. At that point, this was a region on the cusp of something special. There were top players like Barboursville and King Family who could...

Tasty Beaujolais Cru

Every year on the third Thursday in November at midnight, Beaujolais Nouveau hits store shelves, cafés, and restaurants around the world and (a declining number) of people rush out to get this invention of marketing genius. The celebration of this hastily made wine, for which grapes are picked and then processed in...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 137 — Winemaking Apprentice Ian Renwick Gives the Inside View on French Winemaking

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/137_Ep__137_Winemaking_Apprentice_Ian_Renwick_gives_the_Inside_View_on_French_Winemaking.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:32:38 — 85.0MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we have a complementary podcast to the one we did with Ryan Schmaltz, who did a giant pivot in his career to pursue his winemaking dream. This time we talk to Ian...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 136 — Birth year, Anniversary, Commemoration Wines

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/136_Ep_136__Birth_year_Anniversary_Commemoration_Wines.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:52 — 37.6MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSSaving a wine to enjoy when your kid turns 21 or on your 10th or 20th wedding anniversary is a great idea, but what will last that long? This week we’ve got a great list...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 134 — How to Become a Winemaker with Ryan Schmaltz from Bella Winery

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/134_Ep_134__How_to_Become_a_Winemaker_with_Ryan_Schmaltz_from_Bella_Winery.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:05:37 — 60.3MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week, we have a great story for you! Ryan Schmaltz, podcast listener and chemistry Ph.D turned winemaker at Bella Winery and Wine Caves in the Dry Creek Valley of Sonoma shares his fascinating...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 133 — Vinport.com/WFNP Wines for June

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/133_Ep_133__Vinport.com_WFNP_Wines_June.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:06 — 26.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis is a podcast to accompany the 9 wines we have posted on the Vinport.com/WFNP page. It details the wines and wine types and serves as a tasting guide for you to decide what...
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