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The Wine Makers – CRUSH

EP20 The guys are cut in half today because of the most important part of making wine…Harvest and Crush. Brian and John kick around the fact that Harvest workers put in the longest and hardest work weeks of the year in just getting the grapes off the vines and to the winery crush facilities.

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By |September 15th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Spillage

Bart and Sam rant about the Federal Gov. and labeling. A massive wine scam in France sent executives to jail. Sam and Bart say there are wineries in Sonoma that spill more in a day than the whole production of their small wineries.

By |September 8th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – It’s A Dirty Job

Brian Casey tours The Lasseter Family Winery and their vineyard and gets the full treatment. The guys kick around Airline wines, touring France and finding wine in your local store that fits your taste profile. And Dirty hands mean you’re truly doing your job in wine-making. Ever seen a barrel of wine with red […]

By |September 1st, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment

The Wine Makers – Erich Bradley

The guys are lucky enough to have one of THE Master Wine Makers in the US, Mr. Erich Bradley on the show this week. Erich helps pull back the curtain on what it really takes to make a world-class wines. We discuss everything from land and fruit to winemaking and John discovers the fact […]

By |August 25th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Bio-dynamic

This week the guys hit hard on a new subject in the wine world; Bio-dynamic cultivation of Cannabis.  Since Mike Benziger put his name on 400 acres of Organic Bio-dynamic Cannabis here in Sonoma the wine leaders are becoming the pot leaders.

By |August 18th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment

The Wine Makers – Kyle Haraszthy

The guys introduce you to special guest, Kyle Haraszthy. Sam reports on the Vineyards and finds them in great shape going into harvest mode. Kyle’s family and background go all the way back to when the Very First grapes were grown here in Sonoma…About 1850 or so.

By |August 11th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Ingredients: Organic Grapes

By the luck of the gods the guys get to taste a perfect Kamen Savignon Blanc 2013. Ingredients: Organic Grapes. The guys cover the growth, the experience and the the full trip from the mountain vineyard to your glass. What a long, strange, fascinating trip it really is. They “Phil” out the show with […]

By |August 4th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||2 Comments

The Wine Makers – Where’s Your Beret?

EP13: The guys are back, this week discussing Sam’s recent bottling, the state of grapes in the field, great local wines they’ve discovered and more!

By |July 28th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment

The Wine Makers – Cold Stabilization

Sam’s on special assignment. John, Bart & Brian check out a Spanish ‘organic’ wine, but is it? Bart’s Chenin blanc is being blended. Is there a new trend in red blends? Would you drink wine from a can?

By |July 21st, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||2 Comments

The Wine Makers – Chugability?

EP11: There’s a lot of action in the vineyards as crews trim the canopy correctly to ensure proper growing. Bart & Brian talk about the /natural/organic/synthetic faze; WHAT”S THE POINT? How about a 40oz. Rose’ or a can of wine. Yes on one for everyone and John rants ‘No to the canNot For Me!’

By |July 14th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment