Category Archives: Organic

Wine for Normal People Podcast Ep 170: Isabelle Legeron, Leader of the Natural Wine Movement

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Ep_170__Isabelle_Legeron_Leader_of_the_Natural_Wine_Movement.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:10 — 62.2MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSIsabelle Legeron is France’s only female Master of Wine, and one of only 343 MWs worldwide. Winner of the Madame Bollinger award for Excellence in Tasting, and the Villa Maria award for Viticulture, she was...

Audio Blog 10: Organic and Biodynamic Wine

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/10_Audio_blog_10__Organic_and_Biodynamic_Wine.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (13.4MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSI LOVE the idea of organic and Biodynamic wine (and food for that matter). Perhaps it’s because I was raised by a hippie mom (I knew what macrobiotic meant by the time I was like 5) or maybe...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Episode 14, Organic, Biodynamic, and Sustainable Wines – Do you care?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/WFNP-014-2011-04-15.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:18 — 20.3MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSOk, even if youdon’t care, it’s still important to know the difference between “organic”, “biodynamic”, or “sustainable” on a wine label because they seem to be the termsdu jour these days. Everyone from wine...

Organic/Biodynamic Wines: A Tasting and An Overview

I had the awesome opportunity to attend an organic/Biodynamic wine tasting at the Atlanta Botannical Garden on Tuesday (thank you to Eric and Michael at Empire!). It was a gorgeous setting with some fabulous wines…and it provides a reason to talk about Organic and Biodynamic wines, which I get asked...

Carménère: Not All Are Created Equal

Last week, I told my sister that I was doing a live blogging event with Wines of Chile. She was really excited for me. Then I told her I’d be tasting 8 Carménères. Her tone changed. Sympathy city. “That stuff tastes like shit,” I think were her exact words. I...