Category: Podcast

Biondi Pisco
January 4th, 2017 by admin

Juan Illescas from JDI Imports shares his thoughts on Granacha wine and Piscos.

Particular Granacha 2015

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Grapes
February 11th, 2016 by admin

Last-grape

  1. Gewurztraminer
  2. Macabeo
  3. Monastrell
  4. Müller-Thurgau
  5. Muscadelle
  6. Nero D’Avola
  7. Pinot
  8. Sangiovese
  9. Semillon
  10. Verdejo

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Ronnie Rios
September 8th, 2015 by admin

Special guest Ronnie Rios speaks on Student Success, Higher Education, and Wine.

Ronnie RiosRonnie is an educator and higher education professional who has been in the field of student affairs for 11 years. She is a native Chicagoan born and raised in Logan square (before it was gentrified). Her passion is to create equitable opportunities of access to high quality education for people from all walks of life. She believes that regardless of race, ethnicity, social class, immigration status, gender or other identities education is a right we all have and should advocate for in every way we can.

 Raiz Rosado

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Polvoron
November 24th, 2013 by admin

The Holiday season has officially started and the wonderful Spanish delicacy Polvorón is out!

Katie-Paco-Andie

 

 

 

 

This podcast came with a surprise as we tried red wine with dark chocolate and it was a major flop.  Move over dark chocolate, Sevillan Polvoróns were a hit with this bottle of Tempranillo.

Join us on this short 11 minute adventure on how we discovered Polvoróns are pretty good with a young red wine from Ribera del Duero.

Ebano from Ribera del DueroPolvoron

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Jerry Martinez
May 1st, 2013 by admin

Special guest Gerardo Martinez speaks on Protection Strategies, Waves, and Wine.

Martinez, JerryGerardo Martinez attained a Bachelors in Criminal Justice from Loyola University in Chicago and has over 20 years of experience in the Security profession. After completing extensive specialized training in the U.S Marine Corps, he earned a top secret security clearance and was selected to protect human, classified material, and government assets at U.S embassies in various parts of the world.

 

Gerardo is committee chair for aquariums and zoos within the Cultural Properties Council of ASIS International – the pre-eminent association for security professionals that develops security best practices and standards for all industries.

 

Gerardo leads the Chicago Cultural Property Security Director Group and is on the Public Private task force for the Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications.

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Casas de Bosque

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April 12th, 2013 by admin
  1. CABERNET FRANC
  2. CABERNET SAUVIGNON
  3. CHARDONNAY
  4.  GAMAY
  5. GARNACHA
  6. MALBEC
  7. MERLOT
  8. MUSCAT
  9. PINOT NOIR
  10. PINOT GRIGIO
  11. RIESLING
  12. SAUVIGNON BLANC
  13. SHIRAZ
  14. SYRAH
  15. TEMPRANILLO

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March 21st, 2013 by admin

3 Friends talk about Enate, a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot from Spain’s northern region Somontano.

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Enate Website

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Emina Sin Alcohol
January 27th, 2013 by admin

3 Friends talk about EminaSin Tinto.  Almost No Alcohol and No Calories.
Francisco Gutierrez, Katie Prince, and Andrea Corral

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Emina Sin Web Site

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