Ep12 - Vox Vineyards

My Guest, Jerry Eisterhold, is the owner/founder of Vox Vineyards located in Western Missouri who specializes in wines made from American...

Ep-11 - Society of Wine Educators

My Guest, Jane Nickles, is a professional wine and spirits educator and instructional designer working with the Society of Wine...

Ep-10 - Park Farm Winery

My Guest, Dave Cushman, is the President of Park Farm Winery located in eastern Iowa not far from the Mississippi River. Park Farm Winery...

Ep-9 - Youngblood Vineyard

My Guest, Jessica Youngblood, is the co-owner and vineyard manager of Youngblood Vineyard, a vineyard and winery business located 20...

Ep 8 - Augusta Winery

My Guest, Tony Kooyumjian, is the owner/winemaker of Augusta Winery located in Augusta, Missouri and is a third generation vineyard owner...

Ep7 - Drew Pauk

My Guest, Drew Pauk is a Missouri transplant to Washington and is a Certified Sommelier, wine educator, enology and viticulture student,...

Ep 6 - Timber Hill Winery

My Guest for Episode 6 of the Theory of Wine is Amanda Stefl, the owner/winemaker of Timber Hill Winery located in southcentral Wisconsin...

Ep5 - Seven Springs Vineyard

About a decade ago when my brother Terry and I were writing about wine on our wine blog called "Two Wine Brothers" we met Tim Pearson, a...

Ep-4: Brook & Bull Winery

In October 2018 I attended the Wine Media Conference (formerly: Wine Bloggers Conference) in Walla Walla, WA and arrived on Thursday,...

Ep 3 - Gorman Winery

Thank you for listening, subscribing, reading and sharing the Theory of Wine podcast. In this weeks show we talk with with a real “Grape...

Ep 2 - Cornucopia of Wine

Hello Wine Friends! In this episode, our second one, we celebrate the goodness of the season and welcome the new young wines arriving on...

Episode 1 - "Alt Ways into Wine"

When I set out to create this wine podcast I knew that I wanted to talk with interesting wine people from inside the industry, but also...

Wild West Winery "Whodunnit"

Just last weekend I helped my friends at The Woodhouse Wine Estates (Woodinville, WA) during their "Whodunnit" event and I set-up my...

Rose Colored Glasses

You’ve likely heard of “rose colored glasses” or rosy retrospection, a tendency to think of past events in often unrealistically positive...

"Perfection is the enemy of progress"

When you think about it a “first” is plagued with anticipation, expectation, ego, hope, and too often lofty goals of perfection. When at...

Gorman Winery Crush 2018

It's crush time in the Pacific Northwest and I recently visited Gorman Winery in Woodinville, WA (Warehouse District) to take a few...

Pairing Shyness and Wine

Dosed with 20 ounces of coffee and two additional shots of espresso I entered the busy southbound I-405 on-ramp in Bothell, WA (a...

Wine Bloggers Conference

Hi Wine Friends! I’ve been sitting on the sidelines for some time thinking, pondering and spinning my wheels trying to decide whether I...

Time Changes Things...

Setting up a Podcast is nothing like writing a blog, or at least that’s what it feels like right now as I stumble through a software and...

Hi, I'm Brad

Hi Wine Friends, My name is Brad Johnson, the host of the NEW Theory of Wine podcast and accompanying blog. I've been making wine since...