Guild of Sommeliers Podcast

This month, we speak with Mary Margaret McCamic about what it takes to achieve the MW title, including the details of her research paper. In the second half of the podcast, we remember the life of Gerard Basset OBE, MS, MW.

Direct download: MW_Dissertation__Remembering_Basset.mp3
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This month, we interview Oz Clarke about his new book "Red & White: An Unquenchable Thirst for Wine" and take a look back at his amazing life and career.

 

Direct download: Oz_Clarke.mp3
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This month we dig deep into a single wine, focusing on Ridge Vineyards' iconic Monte Bello with winemaker Eric Baugher.

Direct download: Ridge_Monte_Bello.mp3
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Interviews with David Warter of E&J Gallo, Colin Gordon of Lagavulin Distillery, and Andrea Wilson of Michter's American Whiskeys exploring the production of several classic spirits.

 
Direct download: Brandy_Scotch_and_Bourbon.mp3
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Interviews with Geoff Kruth, Matt Stamp, and Kelli White on the development and evolution of GuildSomm.

Direct download: Ten_Years_of_GuildSomm.mp3
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Interviews with Dr. Paulo Lopes from the Portuguese Cork Association on faults and taints, MW Michael Brajkovich of Kumeu River Wines on reduction, and Champagne Bollinger Deputy Chef de Cave Denis Bunner on oxidation.

Direct download: Faults_Reduction_and_Oxidation.mp3
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Staff Writer Bryce Wiatrak interviews French wine exporter Becky Wasserman and Geoff Kruth speaks with Barbara Banke of Jackson Family Wines about their big visions in the wine business.

Direct download: More_Big_Visions.mp3
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Chris Tanghe interviews Marco Cirillo, John Duvall, Prue Henschke and Dean Hewitson of the Barossa Valley to discuss the wealth of old vines and the benefits of their age.

Direct download: Old_Vines_in_the_Barossa.mp3
Category:Regional Podcasts -- posted at: 5:39pm EDT