Sat, 21 November 2015
Happy Thanksgiving! We discuss the ideal wines to go with this hard-to-pair meal with specifics down to producers in some cases! We focus on American wines for this very American holiday.
Here is the line up this year (explanations all included in the podcast!):
1. American sparkling
2. Off-dry Riesling, Chenin Blanc or Gewurztraminer
3. Dry rosé
4. Oregon Pinot Noir
5. Central Coast or Washington State Syrah
From our family to yours -- a happy, safe, fun Thanksgiving! Enjoy!
Tue, 17 November 2015
Entrepreneur Stephen Bolger discusses VINIV, his company that allows people make their own Bordeaux wine using grapes from top vineyards & help from the top winemaking talent in the region. We discuss this cool concept plus how best to explore Bordeaux wine.
Here's an outline of what we talk about:
Enjoy! And check out the winefornormalpeople.com/classes link for our live, interactive classes!
Direct download: 146_Ep_146_Stephen_Bolger_of_VINIV__Make_Your_Own_Bordeaux.mp3
Category:Bordeaux wine -- posted at: 1:30am EDT
Sun, 8 November 2015
It's getting cooler in the northern hemisphere (and it's still not hot in the southern one!) so we thought we'd make some recommendations for what you could get to drink well this fall!
Before we get to it, we announce FALL/WINTER CLASSES! Please head to winefornormalpeople.com/classes to register!
And here are the slots:
Let us know what you wind up getting or if you have any new favorites from our recommendations!