Category Archives: New Zealand

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 105 — New Zealand Wine with George Geris of Villa Maria, Pt 2

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/105_Ep_105__New_Zealand_with_George_Geris_Pt_II.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:51 — 24.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we have part II of the interview with George Geris of Villa Maria. He’s been the winemaker for 17 years and has seen the evolution of New Zealand’s wine scene. This time...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 104 — New Zealand Wine with George Geris of Villa Maria, Pt 1

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/104_Ep_104__New_Zealand_with_George_Geris_Pt_I.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSS For this podcast, I had the opportunity to ask great questions of George Geris, winemaker for the large New Zealand winery, Villa Maria. He has been all over the world learning his craft but has been a...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Episode 058 Benchmark Wines of the New World

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/58Ep058_BenchmarkWinesNewWorld.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 33:46 — 19.4MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSAnd this week we complete the duo with the list of benchmark wines from the New World. After shout outs and a great listener question from Jason L. on Facebook about how to live as an...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Episode 031 — Bargain Wines

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/11_9_11BargainsFinal.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:38 — 19.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSMC Ice (normal wine person, husband, and podcast host extraordinaire) and I are back from hiatus this week. We start with a thanks to everyone for their hospitality on our Napa/Sonoma Harvest trip! I’m...

A Reliable Pinot Noir For A Great Price: Oyster Bay From Marlborough, NZ

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/QWR-Oyster-Bay-Pinot-Noir-2010-02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:07 — 1.3MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThere are some wine regions that are like good friends. They’re consistent, amazing, make you smile, and never let you down. For me, New Zealand fits the bill. This small country produces some of...