Guild of Sommeliers Wine Podcasts (general)

An in depth interview with UC Davis Professor of Enology Dr. Andrew Waterhouse on the chemistry of wine.

Direct download: Wine_Chemistry.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT

Geoff Kruth and guests Stevie Stacionis of Bay Grape, Esther Mobley from the San Francisco Chronicle, and Kelli White of GuildSomm review the year in wine.

Direct download: 2017_Year_in_Review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:14pm EDT

GuildSomm interviews Andre Mack of Mouton Noir and Roger Nabedian of E. & J. Gallo on the topic of how to expand the reach of wine around the world and to new generations.

Direct download: Expanding_the_Reach_of_Wine.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:07pm EDT

GuildSomm interviews winemakers David Ramey from Ramey Wine Cellars, Lynda Hanson from Hanzell Vineyards, and scientist Dr. Torey Arvic of SonomaCeuticals on the complex topic of yeast in wine-making.

Direct download: All_About_Yeast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25pm EDT

Fred Dame interviews fellow Master Sommeliers Nunzio Alioto, Steve Morey and Larry Stone about their experiences during the early years of the American Court of Master Sommeliers.

Direct download: The_Old_School_Somms.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:15pm EDT

Geoff Kruth interviews legendary wine writer and educator Jancis Robinson on the scope of her career.

Direct download: Interview_with_Jancis_Robinson.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:28pm EDT

Geoff Kruth interviews legendary California winemaker Philip Togni on his expansive career—from the 1950's to the present day.

Direct download: Phillip_Togni.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:53am EDT

An interview with three American Winemakers on specific elements of white wine making: John Raytek on lees, Ryan Glabb on skin contact and Graham Tatomer on aromatic grapes.

Direct download: Three_elements_of_White_Wine_Making.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:59pm EDT

Three former sommeliers talk about their transition from floor service to wine importing, distribution and winery sales.

Direct download: From_Somm_to_Sales.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:05pm EDT

Geoff Kruth interviews Jason Wise on the process of making a film about wine and discusses the release of his new film "Into the Bottle"

Direct download: Making_a_Wine_Film.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:25am EDT