GuildSomm Podcast

Geoff Kruth interviews Michael Madrigal on one of his favorite wine regions - Alsace.

Direct download: SG_ep301_Alsace.mp3
Category:Regional Podcasts -- posted at: 2:27pm PDT

An in-depth discussion of Sherry with Peter Liem, author of Sherry, Manzanilla & Montilla.

Direct download: Sherry-with-Peter-Liem.mp3
Category:Regional Podcasts -- posted at: 11:29am PDT

In the second part of our two part series on Chardonnay in California, Geoff Kruth interviews Vanessa Wong, of Peay winery, and Matt Stamp interviews grape grower Lee Hudson.

Direct download: GoS_Podcast_Chardonnay.mp3
Category:Regional Podcasts -- posted at: 1:37pm PDT

In the first part of our two part series on Chardonnay in California, Geoff Kruth interviews Ted Lemon, proprietor of Littorai winery, and Matt Stamp interviews Kendall Jackson's Winemaster Randy Ullom, on their long careers working with the Chardonnay grape in California.

Direct download: Chardonnay_in_California_part_1.mp3
Category:Regional Podcasts -- posted at: 1:03pm PDT

Geoff Kruth interviews Matt Stamp about the best ways to expand your knowledge of wine theory.

Direct download: Theory.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:22pm PDT

Geoff Kruth asks Master Sommeliers, Eric Entrikin and Jesse Becker to play the 20 questions game with two blind wines and then each of them take a second wine to task on their own.

Direct download: 20_questions.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 2:37pm PDT

An interview with three sommeliers; Desi Echavarrie of the French Laundry, Sur Lucero of Oenotri and Yoon Ha of Benu, with a focus on the art of food and wine pairing.

Direct download: podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:26am PDT

Geoff Kruth, MS interviews John Hoskins, MW, chair of the tasting examination panel for the Institute of Masters of Wine on the MW tasting exam and how it differs from the approach of the Court of Master Sommeliers.

Direct download: John_Hoskins.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 8:06pm PDT