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July 25, 2017
Laura Bianchi

Ep. 46 Monty Waldin | Laura Bianchi (Castello di Monsanto)

In this episode Monty Waldin talks to Laura Bianchi, owner of Castello di Monsanto winery in Barberino Val d’Elsa in Tuscany. Laura tells Monty about the […]
July 19, 2017
Stefano Chiarlo (Michele Chiarlo Winery) - photograph courtesy of Monty Waldin

Ep. 45 Monty Waldin | Stefano Chiarlo (Michele Chiarlo Winery)

In this episode Monty Waldin meets Stefano Chiarlo of the Michele Chiarlo Winery in Calamandrana, Asti. Stefano tells Monty about his family history and his own […]
July 18, 2017
Ben Robson (Bat & Bottle Wine Merchants) - photograph by Monty Waldin

Ep. 44 Monty Waldin interviews Ben Robson, Italian wine Importer at Bat & Bottle Wine Merchants

In episode 44 Monty Waldin takes us to England to meet Ben Robson, wine merchant at Bat & Bottle in Oakham, Rutland, that specializes in Italian […]
July 12, 2017
Anna Rönngren, Head Sommelier at Frantzén (Photo by Monty Waldin)

Ep. 43 Monty Waldin | Swedish Sommelier Anna Ronngren

In episode 43 we take a virtual journey to Northern Europe to learn more about the appreciation of Italian wine in Sweden. Monty Waldin is joined […]
July 11, 2017
Portrait photograph Alessandro Ceretto (Ceretto Wines) by Monty Waldin

Ep. 42 Monty Waldin | Alessandro Ceretto (Ceretto Wines)

In this episode Monty Waldin meets Alessandro Ceretto from Ceretto Wines in the beautiful Unesco World Heritage Landscape of Langhe in Piedmont. Monty and Alessandro talk […]
July 5, 2017
Elena Fucci, owner of Elena Fucci Winery

Ep. 41 Monty Waldin | Elena Fucci (Elena Fucci Winery)

In this episode Monty Waldin meets the “volcanic” Elena Fucci, owner of Elena Fucci Wines in Basilicata. Elena tells Monty about her forays in the world […]
July 4, 2017
Julien Boulard

Ep. 40 Monty Waldin | VIA student Julien Boulard

In this episode Monty Waldin meets Julien Boulard who is a Vinitaly International Academy Italian Wine Ambassador and wine educator based in China. Julien talks about […]
June 29, 2017
Zhu Mi

Ep. 39 Monty Waldin | VIA Candidate Zhu Mi

In this episode Monty Waldin meets Mi Zhu, wine buyer for Amazon China and Vinitaly International Academy candidate in April 2017. Mi Zhu tells Monty all […]
June 28, 2017
Carlo Franchetti (Vini Franchetti) with Monty Waldin

Ep. 38 Monty Waldin | Carlo Franchetti of Vini Franchetti

In this episode, Monty Waldin meets Carlo Franchetti, Marketing Manager of Tenuta di Trinoro in Val d’Orcia. Tenuta di Trinoro is part of the Azienda Vini […]
June 27, 2017
Marilisa Allegrini Headshot

Ep. 37 Monty Waldin | Marilisa Allegrini of Allegrini Estates

Italian Wine Podcast travels back to Veneto to meet the Queen of Amarone, Marilisa Allegrini. Monty discusses the grape varieties of the Veneto region such as […]
June 26, 2017
Kevin Gagnon

Ep. 36 Monty Waldin | VIA Candidate Kevin Gagnon

In this episode, Monty Waldin meets VIA candidate Kevin Gagnon, a Canadian-born writer and Opera singer based in Germany. Kevin tells Monty of his first encounters […]
June 21, 2017
Gill Gordon-Smith

Ep. 35 Monty Waldin | VIA candidate Gill Gordon Smith

In this episode, Monty Waldin talks to Gill Gordon-Smith “head girl at FFG Fall From Grace Wine Education and Tasting” in Australia and Vinitaly International Academy […]
June 20, 2017
Alessandro François (Castello di Querceto Winery) with Monty Waldin

Ep. 34 Monty Waldin | Alessandro François (Castello di Querceto)

In this episode, Monty talks to Alessandro François, owner of Castello di Querceto. Alessandro talks about the history of his French family in Tuscany, and how […]
June 14, 2017
Pascaline Lepeltier

Ep. 33 Monty Waldin interviews Master Sommelier and Natural Wine enthusiast Pascaline Lepeltier

In this episode, Monty Waldin meets Pascaline Lepeltier, Master Sommelier and Beverage Director at Rouge Tomate Chelsea in New York. Pascaline is also a natural wine […]
June 13, 2017
Alice Feiring

Ep. 32 Monty Waldin interviews Wine Writer Alice Feiring

In this episode Monty Waldin talks to Alice Feiring, award-winning wine writer and critic specializing in natural wine. Join Monty and Alice for an exciting conversation […]
June 7, 2017
Bibi Graetz of Bibi Graetz Winery with Monty Waldin

Ep. 31 Monty Waldin interviews Bibi Graetz of Bibi Graetz Winery

In this episode Monty Waldin takes us on another journey to Tuscany and talks to Bibi Graetz of Bibi Graetz Winery in Fiesole. In the interview […]
June 6, 2017
Edoardo Falvo (Masseria Li Veli)

Ep. 30 Monty Waldin interviews Edoardo Falvo of Masseria Li Veli

In this episode Monty Waldin takes us to Puglia to meet Edoardo Falvo, who introduces his winery, Masseria Li Veli. Edoardo, who is originally from Tuscany, […]
May 31, 2017
Thomas Bar (Antico Podere Gagliole)

Ep. 29 Monty Waldin interviews Thomas Bar of Antico Podere Gagliole

In this episode Monty Waldin talks to Thomas Bar, the owner of Antico Podere Gagliole, a winery in Castellina in Chianti. Thomas Bar describes the Tuscan […]
May 30, 2017
Elena Pantaleoni (La Stoppa Winery)

Ep. 28 Monty Waldin interviews Elena Pantaleoni of La Stoppa Winery

In this episode Monty Waldin meets Elena Pantaleoni of La Stoppa Winery near Piacenza in Emilia Romagna. Elena tells Monty about her family history and her […]
May 24, 2017
Andrea Pieropan

Ep. 27 Monty Waldin interviews Andrea Pieropan of Pieropan Winery

Join us for another exciting wine story from one of Italy’s more well-known wine regions. Monty Waldin chats to Andrea Pieropan of Pieropan winery in Soave, […]
May 23, 2017
Steven Spurrier

Ep. 26 Monty Waldin interviews legendary wine expert Steven Spurrier

“Wine-trade quintessential Englishman,” wine writer, and, recently also wine producer, Steven Spurrier reminisces about his initial forays in the wine-trade in London and Paris. In his […]
May 17, 2017
Valentina Argiolas

Ep. 25 Monty Waldin interviews Valentina Argiolas of Argiolas Winery

This Italian Wine Podcast journey today takes us to the beautiful island of Sardinia with Argiolas winery. Monty Waldin chats to Valentina Argiolas who helps listeners […]
May 16, 2017
JC Viens

Ep. 24 Monty Waldin interviews JC Viens, VIA Ambassador and editor of Spirito diVino Asia

In this podcast, Monty Waldin meets JC Viens, editor of the magazine Spirito diVino Asia and Vinitaly International Academy Ambassador. Monty and JC talk about the […]
May 11, 2017
Henry Davar

Ep. 23 Monty Waldin interviews Henry Davar (VIA Italian Wine Expert)

In this episode, Monty Waldin interviews Henry Davar who completed the Vinitaly International Academy certification course in Verona in April 2017, reaching the Expert Level at […]
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