Category Archives: Cremant

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 097 — Versatile Valentine’s Day Wines

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/97_Ep_097__Versatile_Valentine_Wines.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 46:03 — 26.4MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSWant a wine that will last from salad to entrée to cheese course? This week we discuss eight versatile wines that will carry you through your Valentine’s meal (except dessert — you need a...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Episode 078 — Loire Part 1

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/78Ep078_LoirePart1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:31 — 14.7MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSWe’re on a roll — hitting the big regions of France. This week, we cover half the Loire. It’s the largest region in France, so we had to break it in two. But first,...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Episode 077 — Alsace, France

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Ep077AlsaceFrance.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:42 — 22.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode we cover a lot of ground and hit on one of my personal favorite wine regions: Alsace, France.  And the show notes: We introduce our amazing partnership with Vinport.com, for which...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Episode 50(!) — Summer Sippers

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/50Ep050_SummerSippers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:07 — 16.7MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSS Source: Wikipedia YAY! Episode 50! Thanks to everyone for listening. Very cool milestone! We banter a bit about our experience opening an old bottle of wine (we’ll do a bonus clip of the...

Thanksgiving Wine Picks: Part II, The Results

I said I’d report back on Thanksgiving and the wines I picked. I am happy to report that this year, there wasn’t a stinker in the bunch. Everything was under $20, proving you can get great stuff and don’t have to pay an arm and a leg (or breast or...

My Thanksgiving Wine Picks, Part 1: The Purchases

What am I drinking for Thanksgiving? My family constrained my budget, so everything is under $20. Really tough but given how much we all drink, if we wanted to get lots of variety, we needed to go for budget wines. The special ones will have to wait until Christmas, when...

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...