Posts filed under: Episodes

Episode 95: Biodynamic, Organic, Natural, Oh My

So we did a biodynamic episode once, but what about organic wine? Natural wine? Zero-zero wine? There are lots of terms out there (and levels of regulation), so grab a...

Episode 94: The Ancient Romans Liked to Put Lead in Their Wine

Continuing in the spirit of odd news stories from around the world, the Biddies explore reporting that the Ancient Romans liked to sweeten their wine with a sweet liquid contaminated...

Episode 93: What’s Happening in the Wine World?

The Boozy Biddies return from their impromptu hiatus with some updates from the wine world – the good, the bad, and the weird. Join them to learn about climate change,...

Episode 92: Italian Volcanic Wine

Italy is of course known for its wine, and it also has a fair amount of volcanic soil. The biddies wrap up their volcanic wine passport tour and this season...

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...