Gerald and Michael Malat of Weingut Malat in the Kremstal in Austria describe Grüner Veltliner each from their own point of view. Filmed in Austria and Chicago. See all of our videos with Dai Crisp of Lumos Wines here: Subscribe to Ask a Winemaker for hundreds more wine videos: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=askawinemaker Have a question for a
Jordan Viticulturist Brent Young discusses the flowering process of the grapevine life cycle and how inclement weather during flowering can affect the grape harvest, specifically in 2011. Learn how grapevines self-pollinate and how the second half of a grape growing season can paint a different picture at harvest. http://blog.jordanwinery.com/2011/07/2011-growing-season-report-cool-spring-grapevine-flowering-delays/
Our harvest report is in: One word can describe this year’s crush: compact. About 85% of the 2014 vintage fruit was harvested over a span of just 21 days (September 2-23). Harvest 2014 may end on the day that crush would usually start in a typical year. 2013 was an early harvest, and this vintage
Bordeaux is one of France’s premier wine regions, producing some of the world’s most prestigious bottles. But Bordeaux doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Senior editor James Molesworth and assistant editor Julie Harans break down the grapes, geography, wine styles and the 1855 Classification.
Premature Oxidization in white Burgundy is one of the biggest challenges the region faces. Winemaker Emmanuel Broux explains what he feels is the reason for so many of the problems. Emmanuel Broux of Domaine Guillot-Broux in the Macon region of Burgundy France sat with Ask a Winemaker in Chicago in the Spring of 2015. See
Watch our reactions to the first taste of 2015 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon. The 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon is our first vintage aged entirely in French oak. This California Cabernet is the fourth in a string of simply incredible vintages, exuding stunning layers of blackberry, black cherry and cassis fruit across its lush, silky palate. Release date: