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May 21, 2019

Ep. 202 Monty Waldin interviews Vincenzo Ippolito (Ippolito 1845)

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Vincenzo Ippolito, owner of the Ippolito 1845 historic winery in Calabria. Vincenzo talks about the family history and his resourceful […]
May 15, 2019

Ep. 201 Monty Waldin interviews Alojz Felix Jermann (Jermann Winery) part 1

This interview is the first of two podcasts with Alojz Felix Jermann (Jermann Winery). In this first episode Monty Waldin interviews Alojz Felix Jermann, who is […]
May 14, 2019

Ep. 200 Monty Waldin interviews Thomas Matthews (Wine Spectator)

In episode 200 Monty Waldin interviews Wine Spectator Executive Editor Thomas Matthews. Thomas tells Monty about his personal and professional journey in wine, from picking grapes […]
May 8, 2019

Ep. 199 Monty Waldin interviews Bernardo Pinto (Zahil Importadora)

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Bernardo Pinto, technical director for Zahil Importadora in Brazil and Vinitaly International Academy Italian Wine Ambassador. Monty and Bernardo discuss […]
May 7, 2019

Ep. 198 Daniele Cernilli (Doctor Wine) on a wine tour of Italy

In this episode, Monty Waldin interviews Daniele Cernilli, Founder of the Doctor Wine magazine (https://www.doctorwine.it/) and Doctor Wine in person! Daniele was also the Founder of […]
May 2, 2019

Ep. 197 Monty Waldin interviews Marino Braccu (Otto e mezzo Bombana Hong Kong)

In this podcast, Monty Waldin interviews Marino Braccu, General Manager at the renowned 8 ½ Bombana Restaurant in Hong Kong (a three star Michelin restaurant). Marino […]
April 30, 2019

Ep. 196 –ITALIAN– Attilio Scienza (Vinitaly International Academy Chief Scientist) sul Sangiovese

In this educational podcast recorded in Italian, Monty Waldin meets Attilio Scienza, vine genetics scholar and Chief Scientist of the Vinitaly International Academy. Scienza’s most recent […]
April 30, 2019

Ep. 196 –ENGLISH– Attilio Scienza (Vinitaly International Academy Chief Scientist) on Sangiovese

This is the English-language translation of episode 196, which has originally been recorded in Italian. In this educational podcast, Monty Waldin speaks to Attilio Scienza, vine […]
April 24, 2019

Ep. 195 Monty Waldin interviews Sue Tolson (Freelance Writer and Editor)

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Sue Tolson, wine writer and editor based in Budapest, Hungary. Sue also contributes to the periodical Wine Sofa which specializes […]
April 22, 2019

Ep. 194 Henry Davar (Vinitaly International Academy Faculty) on Verdicchio

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Henry Davar, Vinitaly International Academy Faculty Member and experienced wine educator. In this educational podcast, Henry offers students of Italian […]
April 17, 2019
Niklas Bergqvist (Sommelier at Vinkallaren Grappe)

Ep. 193 Monty Waldin interviews Niklas Bergqvist (Sommelier at Vinkallaren Grappe)

In this episode, Monty Waldin interviews Niklas Bergqvist, sommelier at Vinkallaren Grappe, a wine club located in Stokholm, Sweden. Niklas is also a certified Vinitaly International […]
April 16, 2019
Sarah Heller MW

Ep. 192 Sarah Heller MW (Vinitaly International Academy Faculty) on tasting

In this podcast Monty Waldin interviews Sarah Heller Master of Wine and Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) Faculty Member on the approach to tasting Italian wine devised […]
April 10, 2019

Ep. 191 Monty Waldin interviews Erik Klein (Wine Export Consultant)

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Erik Klein, wine export consultant based in Slovakia. Erik has more than ten years of experience and has worked with […]
April 9, 2019

Ep. 190 Monty Waldin interviews Federica Capobianco (Silvio Carta)

***This episode is brought to you by: Native Grape Odyssey is an educational project financed by the European Union to promote European wine in Canada, Japan, […]
April 3, 2019
Cantina Arvisionadu

Ep. 189 Monty Waldin interviews Renzo Erasmi (Cantina Arvisionadu)

In this podcast about Sardinia, Monty Waldin meets Renzo Erasmi, agronomist at Cantina Arvisionadu, a winery located in the center of Sardinia. Arvisionadu is also the […]
April 2, 2019

Ep. 188 Monty Waldin interviews Luca Fontana (Cantina Mesa)

In this podcast Monty Waldin interviews Luca Fontana of Cantina Mesa in the Sulcis area of Sardinia, in the south-west of the island. The winery is […]
March 27, 2019

Ep. 187 Monty Waldin interviews Chiara Meloni (Tenute Olbios)

In this podcast Monty Waldin interviews Chiara Meloni, export manager at Tenute Olbios in the north-east of Sardinia. Tenute Olbios produces Vermentino di Gallura DOCG, Vermentino […]
March 26, 2019

Ep. 186 Monty Waldin interviews Sergio Solinas (Cantina Sociale Giogantinu)

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Sergio Solinas, General Manager at Cantina Sociale Giogantinu in the Gallura area in Sardinia. Founded in 1955, this wine coop […]
March 20, 2019
Sarah Heller MW

Ep. 185 Sarah Heller MW (Vinitaly International Academy Faculty) on Barolo

In this episode, Monty Waldin meets Sarah Heller MW who is a member of the Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) Faculty and teaches the Italian Wine Ambassador […]
March 19, 2019

Ep. 184 Monty Waldin interviews Ettore Nicoletto (Santa Margherita Group)

In this episode, Monty Waldin meets Ettore Nicoletto, CEO of the Santa Margherita Group, owned by the Marzotto family since 1935. Ettore tells Monty about the […]
March 15, 2019

Bonus Track | Arthur Waldin interviews his dad Monty Waldin

March 10 2017 – March 10 2019: To celebrate the second “birthday” of the Italian Wine Podcast, we are releasing a special episode where podcast host […]
March 13, 2019

Ep. 183 Monty Waldin interviews Tim O’Connell (Vinitaly Wine Club)

In this episode Monty Waldin meets Tim O’Connell, Vice President of Vinitaly Wine Club. Monty and Tim talk about e-commerce for wine and the changed demographics […]
March 12, 2019

Ep. 182 Monty Waldin interviews Matteo Lunelli (Cantine Ferrari)

In this episode, Monty Waldin interviews Matteo Lunelli who leads Cantine Ferrari and Gruppo Lunelli, both crucial and historic players in the Italian wine industry particularly […]
March 11, 2019

Bonus Track | Italian Wine Podcast Second Birthday

In this short bonus track, the Italian Wine Podcast host Monty Waldin talks about the second anniversary from the release of the first Italian Wine Podcast […]
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