Category Archives: Riesling

Wine for Normal People Podcast: Ep 173 — Pfalz, Germany

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/173_Ep_173__Pfalz_Germany.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 31:56 — 36.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSPfalz is the region for you if you have the question: How do I get into German wine If I hate sweet stuff? Here’s the outline from the show… FIRST: Don’t forget to VOTE...

Podcast Ep 163: Getting to Know White Wines

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Ep_163__Getting_to_Know_White_Wines.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:15 — 31.6MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSWhite wines often get dismissed as being less complex than reds but that’s hardly the case. In this episode we review aromatic v non aromatic whites and how to navigate whites to find styles...

Wine for Normal People Radio — Episode 123: Wine and Chinese Food

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Ep_123__Wine_and_Chinese_Food.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:01 — 22.2MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSIt’s the Chinese New Year so it’s time for a pairing podcast! M.C. Ice is fascinated that you can successfully pair wine with Chinese cuisine, but after serious experimentation I made a believer of...

World Cup 2014 Recap: May the Best Wine Region Win

Unless you’re living under a rock, you know that the 20th annual FIFA World Cup, a tournament for the men’s soccer (or football) world championship, is currently happening in Brazil and the United States is shockingly still in the game. A total of 64 matches were or are being played...

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...

West Coast Wine Round-Up: 7 Mostly Solid Wines

I’ve been catching up on samples sent to me from a bunch of West Coast (of the US) wineries and thought I’d do a round up, rather than individual posts. It was a mixed bag but overall, the whites were far better than the reds for value and for quality....

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 088 The Grape Miniseries — German Riesling w Expert Stuart Piggott (Part 2)

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/88_Ep_088__The_Grape_Miniseries__German_Riesling_w_Expert_Stuart_Piggott_Part_2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 31:48 — 18.2MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSS This week is a continuation of Episode 87, but this time it’s all about the most confusing but rewarding aspect of Riesling: German Riesling. Expert Stuart Piggott and I discuss the highest quality...