Aug 3, 2016
Jane Anson, brilliant contributing editor and Bordeaux correspondent for Decanter Magazine (and nominee for Louis Roederer's 2016 Feature's writer and online communicator of the year) returns! She and I take on geopolitics and wine! If you're confused about why Brexit is such a big deal for Europe and the UK, listen...
Jul 28, 2016
This time I take up the issue of wine shipping and U.S. wine law in all its convoluted messiness. For the full transcript and details on Free the Grapes, go to http://winefornormalpeople.com/audio-blog-2-the-problem-with-u-s-shipping-law/
Jul 26, 2016
Introducing Simone Madden-Grey, our new "down under" correspondent, who will be helping us explore the world of wines from Australia and New Zealand. After meeting her and learning of her fascinating background we discuss the Yarra Valley, an excellent cool climate region of Australia.
Simone's Web site, Happy Wine...
Jul 20, 2016
This is the first of our new weekly audio blog series: short, informative readings of blog posts from winefornormalpeople.com/blog.
To kick it off, Carmenère, a grape with the most dramatic backstory in the wine world!
Find the full transcript here:
Jun 30, 2016
Jason Haas was the 2015 Paso Robles Wine Industry Person of the Year. As the GM and a partner in the Tablas Creek joint venture with the Perrin family of Rhône fame (Château de Beaucastel is one of the most famed properties in Châteauneuf du Pape and the family own several other ventures through out Rhône and...