Wine Industry Newsletter

Wine industry podcasts

With harvest only a few months away, what better time to update your podcast playlist for the long vintage hours ahead.

The following is a collection of podcasts which feature technical elements of viticulture and winemaking and also human-interest stories relating to the wine industry.

AWRI Decanted

Interviews held by host Drew Radford (experienced reporter and broadcaster) meeting with scientists working for the Australian wine industry and producers who are putting wine research into practice. The first series of AWRI Decanted focuses on the fascinating world of wine flavour.

Australian Grape & Wine by Australian Grape & Wine

Information for Australian grape growers and winemakers, including domestic and international wine policy updates, the inside word directly out of Canberra, and conversations with some of Australia's most experienced industry participants on the things that matter to Australian wine producers.

Between the Vines - A podcast brought to you by the Lake Erie Regional Grape Program

Focuses on timely viticulture, business management, and Integrated Pest Management issues to help vineyards achieve commercial success. The podcast covers timely topics and research updates throughout the year. This regional Extension team is a collaboration between Penn State and Cornell University.

Grower, Maker, Researcher - Wine Industry Insights by ASVO

Created by the Australian Society of Viticulture & Oenology, funded by Wine Australia through the Extension and Adoption program. The podcasts take a very practical approach, talking to highly regarded growers, winemakers, and researchers about current best practice and what changes to expect in the near future.

Real Wine People by Ben Gould

Long form conversations with vineyard & wine folk about their stories and experiences within the fast-changing wine landscape.

Sustainable Wine

Interviews with people from across the wine value chain, mostly winemakers and growers, on key sustainability issues in the wine industry.

Sustainable winegrowing with Vineyard Team

The latest in science and research for the wine industry, which provides in-depth technical information on topics like integrated pest management, fruit quality, water conservation, and nutrient management from experts like Dr. Mark Fuchs of Cornell University, Dr. Michelle Moyer of Washington State University, Cooperative Extension Specialists, veteran growers, and more. This podcast will help you make smarter, sustainable vineyard management decisions to increase efficiency, conserve resources, and maximize fruit quality.

The Inside Winemaking Podcast by Jim Duane

Napa Valley winemaker, Jim Duane, hosts interviews with some of the top winemakers in California and beyond. Each episode features a winemaker, grape-grower, or technical wine pro and dives deep into their background and expertise.

The wine show Australia by Simon Nash and Jill Upton

Interviews with Australian wine industry personalities and uncover their stories & amazing tales.

Ungrafted by Icy Liu

A series of conversations with scientists, winemakers, and industry professionals who are dedicated to pushing deeper into biodiversity, regenerative agriculture, reducing the carbon footprint of wine, increasing diversity in the wine business and more.

Vinecast by James Scarcebrook

Conversations between guests from the wine industry and host James Scarcebrook (aka The Intrepid Wino) about their backgrounds, influences, and philosophies on wine.

Wine Unearthed by Margaret River Wine Association

This 5-episode podcast made in 2019 tours you through the lauded Margaret River region with rich sounds and even richer characters featuring stories of Aboriginal cultural custodian, big wave surfer, family winery from Margaret River and wine tasting with Peter Forrestal.

Winederlust - Exploring Aussie Wine Regions by Jeanene

Each series visits a handful of Aussie wine districts, meeting locals, visiting cellar doors, talking about the flagship wines and finding out what else to do there, including for the kids. There will also be an episode each series interviewing a well-known person about their favourite region.