GuildSomm Podcast (Blind Tasting)

Geoff Kruth MS and Ashley Hausman MW discuss their personal philosophies of blind tasting and how they were influenced by the MS and MW perspectives.

Direct download: Blind_Tasting_Philosophy.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 12:42pm PDT

This month we go back to everyone's favorite topic of blind tasting with Master Sommeliers Chris Tanghe and Geoff Kruth. Each take on three wines and a surprise wine that might be a bit 'off the grid.'

Direct download: Blind_TastingChris_Tanghe_and_Geoff_Kruth.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 5:40pm PDT

GuildSomm community manager Stacy Ladenburger interviews Master Sommeliers Geoff Kruth, Jim Rollston and Jack Mason on their approaches to blind tasting.

Direct download: Approaches_to_Blind_Tasting.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 3:07pm PDT

Master Sommeliers Geoff Kruth, Emily Wines and Yoon Ha take questions on blind tasting.

Direct download: Blind_Tasting_Questions.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 8:14am PDT

Matt Stamp interviews Geoff Kruth on his blind tasting techniques follwed by a blind tasting of four wines.

Direct download: Blindtastingjune2013.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 8:52am PDT

Matt Stamp interviews Tim Gaiser, MS on his blind tasting techniques.

Direct download: 2013_Blind_Tasting_Part_II.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 8:38am PDT

Interview with Anthony Moss, Research & Development Director of the WSET on the topic of Blind Tasting.

Direct download: March2013_BlindTasting.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 9:39am 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

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

This year, in selecting wines for the Top|Somm finals we decided to put ourselves to the test. Matt Stamp, MS and Jason Heller, MS selected four white wines for Geoff Kruth, MS to taste blind and he puts Jason on the spot with four reds. 6 wines from this flight were later used for the competition finals.

Direct download: TOP_SOMM_2011_Tasting_Flight1.mp3
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 10:52am PDT

In depth conversation about blind tasting with Geoff Kruth MS and four new Masters Sommeliers.

Direct download: Blind_Tasting_Podcast_April_2011.m4a
Category:Blind Tasting -- posted at: 11:05am PDT