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The Best 5 Minute Wine Podcast is a weekly podcast by Forrest Kelly exploring wineries around the world. We take 5 minutes and give you wine conversation starters and travel destinations. In addition, you'll hear candid interviews from those shaping the wine field. Join us as we become inspired by their search for extraordinary wine and wineries. WELP Magazine recognized the podcast as one of the best Travel Podcasts of 2021.

The Best 5 Minute Wine Podcast is a weekly podcast by Forrest Kelly exploring wineries around the world. We take 5 minutes and give you wine conversation starters and travel destinations. In addition, you'll hear candid interviews from those shaping the wine field. Join us as we become inspired by their search for extraordinary wine and wineries. WELP Magazine recognized the podcast as one of the best Travel Podcasts of 2021.

Location:

Twentynine Palms, CA

Description:

The Best 5 Minute Wine Podcast is a weekly podcast by Forrest Kelly exploring wineries around the world. We take 5 minutes and give you wine conversation starters and travel destinations. In addition, you'll hear candid interviews from those shaping the wine field. Join us as we become inspired by their search for extraordinary wine and wineries. WELP Magazine recognized the podcast as one of the best Travel Podcasts of 2021.

Language:

English

Contact:

9099106199


Episodes

Michael Juergens Pt. 4

11/1/2021
Breaking news.......Think about this, if you had the first bottle of wine ever commercially produced in America. Like, what would that bottle be worth? That bottle would be in the https://www.si.edu/ (Smithsonian)? Here it is the very first bottle ever produced in America or in France or in Australia or wherever. That's the first bottle that would be important. We missed the mark by hundreds of years in most countries, but I'm doing that. I'm going to make the first bottle, so I want to. The...

Duration:00:05:16

Michael Juergens Pt. 3

10/25/2021
Welcome to The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast, I'm your host, Forrest Kelly, from the seed to the glass wine has a past. Our aim at The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast is to look for adventure at wineries around the globe. After all, grape minds think alike. Let's start the adventure. We're speaking with a man responsible for bringing vineyards to the country of Bhutan, the Kingdom of Bhutan. How big a country is it? It's actually not that big a country. It's about the size of...

Duration:00:04:41

Michael Juergens Pt. 2

10/18/2021
Welcome to The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast, I'm your host, Forrest Kelly. From the seed to the glass, wine has a past. Our aim at The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast is to look for adventure at wineries around the globe. After all, grape minds think alike, let's start the adventure. Our featured winery is we continue our conversation with Michael Juergens and his wine adventure in the Himalayan hills of Bhutan. When all is said and done, what kind of wine are you looking to produce? We want...

Duration:00:05:26

Michael Juergens Pt. 1

10/11/2021
Welcome, to The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast, I'm your host, Forrest Kelly. From the seed to the glass, wine has a past. Our aim at The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast is to look for adventure at wineries around the globe. After all, grape minds think alike. Let's start the adventure. Our featured winery is. Hello. This is your captain speaking. Welcome to Juergen's airlines, we hope you enjoy your flight to thehttps://www.britannica.com/place/Bhutan ( Kingdom of Bhutan) in the Himalayas,...

Duration:00:05:06

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards - Clermont, FL Pt. 4

10/4/2021
We close out our conversation with Barry Hus of Lakeridge Winery and Vineyards, Florida's largest winery. I can imagine that staffing can be a bit of a challenge. I went to New York and recruited a vineyard manager that was highly experienced, and he's done wonders for our vineyards. I went to Sarasota. I recruited this top mechanic that had been in the industry for 45 years can fix any kind of bottling line equipment or anything that you have. And he's been the same thing. He's just he's...

Duration:00:05:40

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards - Clermont, FL Pt. 3

9/27/2021
COO Barry Hus, explains the adventure of a tour at Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards. So in our typical guided tour, when I say that they stay within the building, our main building is fairly large. It has a second floor, they go up into the theater. It's a church pew style. They sit and watch the film. It's about 10 minutes. It goes through the history of wine and winemaking in Florida and how we got involved in it. Then there are walkways that go across our production area and from the...

Duration:00:05:25

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards - Clermont, FL Pt. 2

9/20/2021
Whether it's food, cars, or houses, we're always looking for that wow factor. I still remember seeing my wife the first time in her wedding dress. So when people come up to your winery, can you tell me your wow factor? It's a big property. I think people are very surprised, first of all, that it's hilly. And when they pull into the property, it's kind of a Tuscan design, building, and layout of the property, and the vineyards surround the property on all sides. So when you drive up, you see...

Duration:00:05:51

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards - Clermont, FL Pt. 2

9/20/2021
COO Barry Hus of Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards explains the impressive details of Florida's largest winery. Whether it's food, cars, or houses, we're always looking for that wow factor. I still remember seeing my wife the first time in her wedding dress. So when people come up to your winery, can you tell me your wow factor? It's a big property. I think people are very surprised, first of all, that it's hilly. And when they pull into the property, it's kind of a...

Duration:00:05:50

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards - Clermont, FL Pt. 1

9/19/2021
https://www.myflorida.com/ (Florida )started in the wine industry back in the early days when the settlers came over here. They discovered that these Muscadine grapes were here in https://www.myflorida.com/ (Florida), so they tried to make wine out of them didn't particularly like the flavor of it. They went ahead and brought over their own varieties from Europe. At one time, there were thousands of acres of grapes here in Florida. But they discovered that in this climate, they wouldn't...

Duration:00:05:11

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards - Clermont, FL Pt. 1

9/13/2021
Florida started in the wine industry back in the early days when the settlers came over here. They discovered that these Muscadine grapes were here in Florida, so they tried to make wine out of them didn't particularly like the flavor of it. They went ahead and brought over their own varieties from Europe. At one time, there were thousands of acres of grapes here in Florida. But they discovered that in this climate, they wouldn't grow. There's actually a bacteria. It gets in the vines, and...

Duration:00:05:12

Black Mesa Winery - Velarde, NM Pt. 4

8/30/2021
We take another listener voice mail question. It's time, boys and girls for our listener voicemail. Hi all. This is Rochelle calling from https://www.nashville.com/ (Nashville, Tennessee). My question to you is why? Why wine cost as much as it does. Nashville, Tennessee. I bet you're a big https://dollyparton.com/ (Dolly Parton) fan. All right, Rochelle, let's tackle your question, it takes about 12 grapes to make a bottle of wine and table grapes are two dollars a pound. Exactly. You can't...

Duration:00:04:38

Black Mesa Winery - Velarde, NM Pt. 3

8/23/2021
Well, New Mexico food is sort of a blend between https://cuesa.org/article/10-foods-native-americas#:~:text=1%20Squash%202%20Corn%20%28Maize%29%203%20Avocados%204,Tomatoes%208%20Tomatillos%209%20Amaranth%2010%20Sweet%20potatoes (Native American food) and Mexican food is the best way I can describe it. Obviously, the red and green chili's are big, here and everyone's got their own recipe for that. So if you went to one restaurant, it's going to have different red and green in the spice level...

Duration:00:05:15

Black Mesa Winery - Velarde, NM Pt. 2

8/16/2021
Can you describe for me the New Mexico scenery as you drive up to the winery? So it is a gorgeous drive. I drive from https://www.santafe.org/ (Santa Fe) and it's when I first moved out here, just like this is like a https://www.tcm.com/tcmdb/title/18724/the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly#overview (Clint Eastwood film). It's so rustic. You know, you see the Mesa's as we're driving up. Then you get into the towards the Taos, you know, as you come into the Rio Grande Valley just north of Velarde,...

Duration:00:06:01

Black Mesa Winery - Velarde, NM Pt. 1

8/9/2021
In this episode, we head to the largest hot air balloon festival in the world. The state has more cows than people. Seventy-five percent of the roads are unpaved. From the top of https://www.nps.gov/cavo/index.htm (Capulin Volcano), you can see five different states. The state has more PhDs per capita than any other. And nearly 50 wineries are located in New Mexico. Hi, this is Katherine Lautenbach, marketing director at Black Mesa Winery. https://www.blackmesawinery.com/ (Black Mesa Winery)...

Duration:00:04:33

Clearwater Canyon Cellars - Lewiston, ID Pt. 5

8/2/2021
What does it take to win https://www.winepressnw.com/magazine/2020/spring-2020/article241548606.html (Pacific Northwest Winery of the Year)? “The reason you become Pacific Northwest Winery is that you can't just have a one-off vintage has to be, you know, a long track record of https://clearwatercanyoncellars.orderport.net/product-details/0166/2020-Albarino (great wines) that have, in this case, crushed the competition, you know, year after year. And we've done that. And it's amazing for us...

Duration:00:05:26

Clearwater Canyon Cellars - Lewiston, ID Pt. 4

7/26/2021
What wineries does Idaho's Winery of the Year look up to? https://wallawallavintners.com/ (Walla Walla Vintners ) https://www.reustlevineyards.com/ (Reustle Prayer Rock Vineyards) https://www.winepressnw.com/magazine/2020/spring-2020/article241548606.html (Wine Press Northwest) Please follow us: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-5-minute-wine-podcast/id1499244260?app=podcast (Apple) https://open.spotify.com/show/2io4po2EMTcJUA0tsGP4zt (Spotify)...

Duration:00:05:31

Clearwater Canyon Cellars - Lewiston, ID Pt. 3

7/19/2021
Co-owner and winemaker Coco Umiker discusses what it's like not having money yet still running a successful winery. What are the benefits of living in a trailer park for 250.00 dollars a month? "We were just like the sandlot kids. We were good at what we did because we understood the science so well. We knew where we could cut corners and where we absolutely could not. And we made wine styles that we knew we could do well and didn't try to force...

Duration:00:05:06

Clearwater Canyon Cellars - Lewiston, ID Pt. 2

7/12/2021
Welcome to The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast, I'm your host, Forrest Kelly. From the seed to the glass, wine has a past. Our aim at The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast is to look for adventure at wineries around the globe. After all, the grape minds think alike. Let's start the adventure. Our featured winery is: We continue our conversation with Coco Umiker of Clearwater Canyon Cellars. The last episode you kind of touched on the topic of Brettanomyces. It's always hard for me to say it, let...

Duration:00:06:34

Clearwater Canyon Cellars - Lewiston, ID Pt. 1

7/5/2021
Welcome to The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast, I'm your host, Forrest Kelly. From the seed to the glass wine has a past. Our aim at The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast is to look for adventure at wineries around the globe. After all, GRAPE minds think alike. Let's start the adventure. Our featured winery is: We head to my hometown. It's where I grew up and at 10 years of age, delivering the Lewiston Morning Tribune newspaper spent many of Saturday mornings canvassing the neighborhood looking...

Duration:00:05:21

Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards - North Garden, VA Pt. 5

5/31/2021
Welcome to The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast; I'm your host, Forrest Kelly. From the seed to the glass, wine has a past. Our aim at The Best Five Minute Wine Podcast is to look for adventure at wineries around the globe. After all, grape minds think alike. Let's start the adventure. Our featured winery is: we conclude our interview with Dean Andrews of Pippin Hill Farm and Vineyards in Virginia. I think I would have you talk to Brooks because Brooks is actually an awesome story because he's...

Duration:00:05:12