Category Archives: Wine Shopping

Audio Blog 2: The Problem With U.S. Shipping Law

We’ve Freed Some of the Grapes…But Only on Paper I’ve discussed my disdain for some of the legal restrictions that the United States government has historically placed on wine, but I’ve never really taken the time to explain why I’m so outraged by this subject. Even though we’ve come far...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 098 — Listener Q&A/ Grammar Girl

After a few great questions from listeners, we have a celebrity guest: Grammar Girl, the best selling author, award-winning podcaster, and brain behind Quickanddirtytips.com. She answers dorky questions about wine grammar in her fun, brilliant style! Listener questions were: What does it mean exactly when someone says a wine is...

Four Fabulous Wine Resolutions for 2014

For 2014, a few ideas of how you can approach wine in the New Year. If wine is part of your life in any way, I think one of these four suggestions for wine resolutions may be rut-breaking, fun, and kind of helpful. But you be the judge… 1. Vow...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Wine Chat…Amazon’s Selling Wine!

A bonus Wine Chat with Rick on Amazon.com’s announcement that they’re now selling wine? Want to know more…Amazon Sells Wine: Listen here or download it on iTunes! Now Amazon really does sell everything! Go to http://www.amazon.com/wine to see for yourself! Here’s the link to the Press Democrat article that Rick referenced: “Amazon gets...