Category Archives: Cava

Happy New Year 2015! Tips for New Year’s Eve and Some WFNP Resolutions

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/117_Ep_117__New_Years_Tips_and_Resolutions_for_2015.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:19 — 9.6MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSFor this final mini episode of 2014, I’m solo! M.C. Ice has the flu and can’t record so I bring you three tips for New Year’s Eve. Listen now:   1. Drink from “fine”...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Ep 053 — Rosé, Blush, and Other Pink Stuff

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/53Ep053_RoseBlushandOtherPinkStuff.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:34 — 23.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we tackle the pink…a wine you need to be drinking. After a great listener question on whether or not lots of bubbles in a sparkling wine indicate quality (listen to find out!),...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Episode 39 — Spain

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/39Ep039_Spain.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:34 — 21.5MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSAfter some fabulous shout outs (thank you so much for the awesome feedback) and a great listener question on “why do wines go on sale? (a little inside the industry on this one!), this...

Xarel-lo from Penedes: A Hard Read in Many Ways…

I guess I’m obsessed with “x” themes these past two weeks. Last week it was Bordeaux and this week, it’s a crazy-ass grape that is rarely made as a standalone wine — Xarel-lo. First things first — how the hell do you SAY that? There are two ways to go...

New Year, New Wine: Sparkling Alternatives to Champagne

I’ve barely done any reviews this month — it’s just been crazy. Still, I’ve been writing.Here is a reprint of my latest post from BlackBook Magazine. Click the title or just read on! New Year, New Wine: Sparkling Alternatives to Champagne By Elizabeth Schneider December 29, 2009 It’s New Year’s...