Category Archives: Wine Shops

Wine for Normal People Podcast — Ep 174: Last minute gifts, holiday, and New Year’s Eve wines

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/147_Ep_174__Last_Minute_Holiday__New_Years_Wine.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:51 — 33.2MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSAn end of year podcast to help you figure out stuff like: What wine to gift if you’re on a budget, or not, what defines a “special” occasion, how to get the host to...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 149 — Wine Gifts So Bad They’re Great!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/149_Ep_149__Wine_Gifts_So_Bad_Theyre_Great.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 33:31 — 30.9MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSWhat are the worst gifts a wine lover can receive? From the wine bra, to the wine stein to gas station wine, we go over the worst of the worst, in hopes that we...

Wine for Normal People Radio: Ep 103 — Marketing Wine to Women

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Ep_103__Marketing_to_Women.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week Rick makes a comeback! We get a little industry insider-y, discussing the irritating practices and dumbed down way wine is marketed to women and, specifically, to moms. I have to admit, this holds a special...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Ep 052 — Critiquing the Critics

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/52Ep052_CritiquingtheCritics.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:10 — 24.8MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSEver wonder what those little tags with numbers on them in the wine shop actually mean? Who determines the difference between an 89 and a 90? What’s the scale like? How do they conduct...

Wine For Normal People Radio: Episode 34–Wine Gift Ideas for Festivus or Whatever Other Holiday You Celebrate!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/34Ep034_HolidayGifts.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:40 — 15.3MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSAnd just in time for the holidays: Wine gift ideas! This week, MC Ice and I talk about 4 kinds of gifts to get for the wine lover/liker/drinker in your life… Gadgets: The most...

Wine For Normal People Radio : Episode 28 –5 Ways to Discover New Wines

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/WFNP-028-2011-09-21.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:59 — 22.9MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSI’m such a wine ‘ho. I love trying new things and experimenting in the wine store but it can be a little daunting sometimes. Well, if you’re interested in discovering some new wines based...

Picking a Wine Shop: How to Separate the Wheat from the Chaff

Today, I canvased the city of Atlanta to promote the launch of my in-home wine tasting and wine education business. I visited nearly 20 wine shops, dropping off marketing materials and pressing the flesh. This little journey (which was successful — thanks for your support, wine peeps of the ATL!)...