Caridean Estate – Your Friends in Wine Country

Many times when I begin the podcasts there are some great conversations that don't make it to the final cut. One of these conversations was about Rhode Island and what Stacia really wanted to do when she graduated high school.  Wine making wasn't even in her...

The Story of Brotherhood, America’s Oldest Winery

**On a personal note before we get into the show notes and the podcast, I have to say I am so honored to be the first person outside Brotherhood winery to read this book and to have this interview with Bob.  Growing up in the Hudson Valley I always heard about...

Goverre: Your To Go Cup With Class

If you are anything like me who was a cheerleading mom, or a soccer mom or dad, going to your child's sporting event or just going to the beach....where there are no glass allowed, heck no alcohol. What do you do? Me, I filled up Melanie's Elmo sippy cup she got from...

Myths about Wine & Cigar Pairings

I met Ron on #winechat and was intrigued by his knowledge of wine and cigar pairings. A blog post can only touch the surface and I thought he would be a great guest for Uncork Your Mind. For this podcast #9 I called down Ron Barker of Cigar Volante and The Virginia...

Community Supported Winery – Glasshaus Wine Company

A couple months ago I read about Glasshaus Wine Company and did a short blog post (which you can find if you click here) That post only scratched the surface.  I really liked the idea of a community supported winery (CSW) that is just like your local CSA that I asked...

Holiday Wine Pairings with Mary Cressler

Holiday food and wine pairing decisions can be more stressful than holiday shopping.  When you walk into that wine shop you can be completely overwhelmed with the choices you have in front of you. What wine to pair with your dinner, dessert and then after you make the...

Protocol Wine Studio – True Wine Culture

What happens when you have two people with two different backgrounds, each having different AHA moments in wine unite? You get Protocol Wine Studio, showing today's true wine culture. Meet Tina and Eric (Guy).  Tina, a pastry chef  had a thriving wedding cake company....

Intro to New Jersey Wines

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Lou Caracciolo of Amalthea Cellars located in Atco, New Jersey.  In this podcast you will get a little introduction to New Jersey wines, a little history on the region, the different AVA's and the style of wine that Lou...