Vino101 Episode 36 - A conversation with Alex Guarachi
Bill and I recently had the opportunity to chat with Alex Guarachi, founder of Guarachi Wine Partners. Guarachi Wine Partners represents sixteen brands from six countries. During our interview Alex shares how and why he entered the wine business and how he sees the industry changing. Even though he's been in the business over three decades now, his enthusiasm and passion came forth as if he's just started business last week. We came away energized by his warmth and spirit. We know you'll...
VinoWeek EP 6 - Week of April 19
On this week's VinoWeek podcast we discuss Jeff Siegel's article on the premiumization of wine. Are consumers really trading up for more expensive wines? Locally here in wine country we have our legislators making an effort to fix something that doesn't seem to be broken. Derek Moore pens an interesting post on the legal limbo which barbers and beauty salon owners are finding themselves. Lake County, Napa north if you will, has been discovered and is gaining more recognition for its...