GuildSomm Podcast

A look back on the developments in the wine business in 2019 with guests Peter Yeung, Debbie Zachareas, Jeremy Shanker, and Geoff Kruth.

Direct download: 2019_Year_in_Review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:25am PST

Interviews with Brenae Royal, Vineyard Manager for Monte Rosso Vineyard, and Fernando Franco of Barboursville Vineyards, on the job of managing a vineyard.

Direct download: Managing_a_Vineyard.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:45am PST

Three interviews with producers of Riesling: Chateau Ste. Michelle Winemaker David Rosenthal, Katharina Prüm of Joh. Jos. Prüm, and Jean-Frederic Hugel.

Direct download: Riesling.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:56pm PST

Interviews with Rajat Parr and Drew Hendricks on how they each found their unique niche in the wine industry.

Direct download: Finding_Your_Niche.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:13am PST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 4:10pm PST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 12:20pm PST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 2:47pm PST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 6:19pm PST

Interviews with Geoff Kruth, Matt Stamp, and Kelli White on the development and evolution of GuildSomm.

Direct download: Ten_Years_of_GuildSomm.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:35am PST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 9:22am PST

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
Category:general -- posted at: 1:45pm PST

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: 2:39pm PST