Episode 148: Tannat Talk: A Grape Gab

Episode 148: Tannat Talk: A Grape Gab We’re talking Tannat in this month’s Grape Gab. Tannat is a red grape that has its roots in Southwestern France. Recently it has reinvented itself in South America. Read More …

Episode 144: Alsace Opulence With Cassidy Havens, DipWSET

Episode 144: Alsace Opulence With Cassidy Havens, DipWSET What is the “red drinker’s white wine?” What’s unique about Alsace, the wine styles, and the labeling? Cassidy Havens of Teuwen Communications fills us in on why Read More …

Episode 139: Master of Wine, James Cluer

Episode 139: Master of Wine, James Cluer One of the most influential personalities in many facets of the wine industry is Master of Wine, James Cluer. He’s the owner of Fine Vintage LTD, but there’s Read More …

Episode 137: Wine Bloggers Conference Recap and Giving Thanks

Episode 137: Wine Bloggers Conference Recap and Giving Thanks We’re back with a recap of the 2017 Wine Bloggers Conference in Santa Rosa, CA. From nuggets of knowledge to tasting and tours, and … did Read More …

Episode 132: Marselan Grape Gab

Episode 132: A Mid-October’s Marselan Grape Gab October’s grape gab is about the Marselan, a red grape only slightly older than Val. We’re celebrating Steph’s wedding anniversary, sipping 2006 California wines, talking tastevins and Koji, Read More …

Episode 130: The Wine Heroine Abroad

Episode 130: The Wine Heroine Abroad: Steph Loose in Europe Look, kids, a chicken hat! We’re recapping Steph’s European vacation. The term, “Go big or stay home” certainly applies here, as we get to relive Read More …