Understanding Wine with Austin Beeman | Video | Wine Country Travel | Wine Life
Austin Beeman, a seasoned expert in the wine business, unravels the fascinating world of wine in the "Understanding Wine with Austin Beeman" video podcast. With nearly a quarter-century of experience in sales, marketing, and brand management in the wine industry, Austin brings his deep knowledge and passion for global wine culture to each episode. Experience unique and engaging content including: In-depth interviews with famous winemakers, providing insider perspectives on the art and science of winemaking. Captivating wine travel episodes that take you on a journey to the heart of renowned wine regions. Insightful explorations into diverse wine styles. Special features on noteworthy topics like the revival of the Trebbiano di Soave grape, highlighting the intersection of tradition, innovation, and perseverance in the wine world. Austin's journey through the picturesque hills of Soave Classico, the vibrant vineyards of Oregon, and other spectacular locations, coupled with his engaging storytelling, makes each episode a delightful experience for both wine enthusiasts and novices. The podcast is a blend of Austin's rich expertise and his genuine enthusiasm for all things wine, offering viewers a comprehensive look into this enthralling world. Whether it’s understanding the unique characteristics of various grape clones or exploring the historical significance of ancient grape varieties, Austin guides you through the multifaceted narrative of wine with charm and insight. Available for free, this high-definition video podcast is not just about wine, but a celebration of the culture, people, and stories behind every bottle. Join Austin Beeman on this oenological odyssey and deepen your understanding and appreciation of wine. Interesting collaborations with the more interesting people in wine including: Jason Lett - Eyrie Vineyards Marc Hochar - Chateau Musar Karoline Walch - Elena Walch David Guimaraens - Fonseca Mark Vlossak - St Innocent Theo Zierock - Foradori Jim Clendenen - Au Bon Climat Jeff White - Glen Manor Vineyards Ben Casteel - Bethel Heights Randall Graham - Bonny Doon Vyd Rita Marta - Martha’s Wines + Spirits

Join Gretchen Voelcker, the owner and winemaker of Luna Hart Wines, as she takes us on a tour of Hendricks Vineyard in Ballard Canyon - a key source of grapes for her small-production, minimal intervention wines.

https://lunahartwines.com 

Learn about Gretchen's passion project, Luna Hart, which she started in 2014 with a focus on unique varietals like Grüner Veltliner, Sauvignon Blanc, Cinsault, Counoise, and Syrah. Hear how her background, from growing up on a farm to studying business and plant sciences, led her to the wine industry and the creativity she finds in making small-lot, terroir-driven wines.

Discover why Gretchen chose to base her winemaking career in Santa Barbara County, citing the region's high percentage of women winemakers, entrepreneurial spirit, and diverse microclimates that allow for experimentation with a wide range of grape varieties.

Gain insights into Gretchen's minimal intervention winemaking approach, including native fermentations, limited oak influence, and thoughtful sulfur use, as she navigates the challenges of producing balanced wines in the face of climate change and extreme weather events.

This video provides valuable perspectives for wine enthusiasts interested in exploring the people, places, and philosophies behind some of Santa Barbara County's most distinctive small-lot wine brands.

THIS IS EPISODE 106 OF UNDERSTANDING WINE WITH AUSTIN BEEMAN
http://www.austinbeeman.com/podcast 

SPECIAL THANKS:
Gretchen Voelcker
Tymari LoRe
www.lunahartwines.com 

Chris Kern 
https://pasosecco.com 
https://forgottengrapes.com 

Thank you for helping with the coordination and planning of my enter Trip to Paso Robles and the Central Coast, California.

EQUIPMENT:
Main Camera: Canon R8 https://amzn.to/486cHQf 
2nd Camera: DJi Pocket 2 https://amzn.to/3GEwqL3  
Mic:  Audio Technica AT875R https://amzn.to/3TaIfAn 
Travel Bag: Peak Design Travel Line Backpack 45L. https://amzn.to/41b6FvA 
Camera Bag:  Peak Design Everyday Messenger Bag. https://amzn.to/481yGaU 

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WORK WITH AUSTIN:  http://www.austinbeeman.com/about-me  or acbwine@gmail.com 

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AUSTIN BEEMAN…
is a veteran of the wine business with nearly a quarter century’s experience in Marketing and Sales (wholesale, retail, & DTC.) 

Austin has a deep knowledge of the global wine business with expertise in Wholesale Distribution, Brand Management, B2B & B2C Fine Wine Sales, and Wine Marketing with Quantifiable ROI. Austin Beeman most recently executed on that expertise for Cutting Edge Selections as Vice President of Marketing / Brand Manager Emerging Regions. 

While Director of Marketing for Bonny Doon Vineyard, he managed one of the most successful crowdfunding campaigns in the wine industry. 

His video podcast “Understanding Wine with Austin Beeman” has been praised in USA Today and has reached nearly one million wine lovers around the world.

Austin holds the prestigious MBA in Wine & Spirits Management from Kedge Business School in Bordeaux.

Direct download: UW106_-_Luna_Hart_-_podcast.mp4
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