Category Archives: Rhone Valley

Wine for Normal People Podcast: Audio blog 13 — Cool Weather Whites

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Audio_blog_13__Cool_Weather_Whites.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:43 — 9.0MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSWhen the weather is cold, I often just want to reach for a red. It’s got higher alcohol, is served at a warmer temperature, and it’s great with hearty food. But I’m here to...

Audio blog #6: What exactly IS Côtes du Rhône?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Audio_blog_6__What_Exactly_IS_Ctes_du_Rhne_.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:00 — 6.6MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis is a repost of a previous article, edited and with an audio component. I headed to one of my favorite wine shops the other day and I started speaking with a wine consultant...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 137 — Winemaking Apprentice Ian Renwick Gives the Inside View on French Winemaking

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/137_Ep__137_Winemaking_Apprentice_Ian_Renwick_gives_the_Inside_View_on_French_Winemaking.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:32:38 — 85.0MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we have a complementary podcast to the one we did with Ryan Schmaltz, who did a giant pivot in his career to pursue his winemaking dream. This time we talk to Ian...

Wine for Normal People Radio — Ep 107: The Northern Rhône

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/107_Ep_107__The_Northern_Rhone.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:21 — 38.1MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we cover a bit about the Rhône Valley and then discuss specifics of the 8 communes of the Northern Rhône and what they have to offer. From north to south, the communes...

Wine for Normal People Radio — Ep 106: Tour de France Wine Coverage 2014

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/106_Ep_106__Tour_de_France_Wine_Coverage_2014.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:36 — 34.6MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSYou don’t have to watch the Tour de France to love this podcast. We use the route of the Tour to cover the wine regions that the 2014 Tour de France pedaled through —...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Ep 057 — Benchmark Wines of the Old World

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/57Ep057_BenchmarkWinesOldWorld.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:48 — 25.1MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSFollowing a catch up on shout-outs (thank you so much for the comments!) and a listener question about “bottleshock” and transport of wine, we hit the main topic, given to us by Paula Kidwell,...