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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

The Wine Makers – Spanish Invasion

The Spanish are sending “Unacceptable” wine into France and the French strike back by attacking the trucks. SYNTHETIC WINE? NAH; No thanks. Just not wine to us. The process of growing fruit that is perfect and then spending the rest of the year actually making what you drink in your glass,  is too much […]

By |July 7th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Walking the Fields

The Equinox has passed and the grape fields are moving from Chaos to Order. How and why wine really gets its beautiful deep red color. Can you buy too much wine?  The guys talk about their favorite distributors around the country so no matter where you live, you can get some of our favorites.

By |June 30th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment

The Wine Makers – Tipping In Tasting Rooms

The guys kick around vineyard real-estate in Sonoma and Napa. Our listeners have more questions on Rose’ and we talk about blends, colors and styles from around the world. Tipping at tasting rooms, yes or no?  Is the old tasting room model broken? Ever had a headache from sulfites? The guys kick discuss the […]

By |June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Taste The Fog

EP7: It’s Zin Day with The Wine Makers! We’re in mid-June are amazed at how well the fields are doing. Sam leads a discussion on the variety of growing areas within Sonoma Valley and all of Sonoma County. Learn why the fog helps the grapes and how.   […]

By |June 16th, 2017|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments