Category Archives: Vintage

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 053 — Rosé, Blush, and Other Pink Stuff

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/53Ep053_RoseBlushandOtherPinkStuff.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:34 — 23.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we tackle the pink…a wine you need to be drinking. After a great listener question on whether or not lots of bubbles in a sparkling wine indicate quality (listen to find out!),...

Wine For Normal People Video: What is Vintage?

If you haven’t already seen the two videos that are live, hop over to YouTube. This installment: Vintage. It’s so much simpler than most people think and in this one, I break it down.  Watch below or check out the new YouTube Channel! Wine For Normal People on YouTube...

Getting Up To Speed On Vintage: Start With 2011!

I’ve talked about vintage before, but as harvest time hits in the Northern Hemisphere (remember it’s in March/April in the Southern Hemisphere) I’ve got an opportunity to discuss it again in a useful way.    In the last month or so, the wine press has been going nuts, excitedly reporting...