Posts filed under: Episodes

Episode 91: Volcanic Wine from Santorini

This week the biddies journey to Santorini to talk about the volcanic wine made on this destination Greek Island. Santorini has more than just sandy beaches and signature white rooftops!...

Episode 90: Alsatian + German Volcanic Wine

Volcanoes in France and Germany?! Yes, even these mainland European countries have volcanic terroir and, of course, super yummy wine. Join the biddies for another leg of the volcanic passport...

Episode 89: Canary Islands Volcanic Wine (Mini)

The biddies continue the volcanic wine passport tour with the Canary Islands. A cool spot that was once an important stopping point for ships in the Atlantic wine trade, these...

Episode 88: Volcanic Californian Wine

The biddies revisit California as part of the volcanic wine passport tour. Several AVAs within both Napa and Sonoma counties have volcanic soil and volcanic wine. Tune in to learn...

Episode 87: The Volcanic Wine of the Azores (Mini)

The biddies continue their passport tour of volcanic wine with the Azores, an autonomous island chain of Portugal, located in the middle of the Atlantic. Tune in to learn more...

Episode 86: Intro to Volcanic Wine + the Pacific Northwest Revisited

Volcanic wine, or wine grown in soil within range of an active or previously active volcano, is some of the most mineral-laden and often interesting wine out there. It also...

Episode 85: China + Bordeaux

The biddies take a look at the Chinese love of red wine from Bordeaux, how and when they started buying top bottles from this French region, and also learn about...

Episode 84: New Roses to Try for Pink Wine Season (Mini)

Everyone (yes, everyone) loves a nice patio-pounder pink wine and yay, we’re finally heading into rose season. In case you want to break away from the super popular dry style...

Episode 83: Mint Juleps Weren’t Always Made with Bourbon

It’s almost May and that means that Derby Day is right around the corner, so the biddies explore a classic cocktail and Kentucky Derby favorite: the mint julep. It turns...

Episode 82: Copyrighted Cocktails (Minisode)

Did you know that the cocktail you’re drinking might be a copyrighted recipe? Tune in to learn the difference between a Dark + Stormy and a Twilight + Tempestuous, and...