The Inside Winemaking Podcast with Jim Duane
About This Show
Inside Winemaking was created to provide direct access to the people in charge of creating world-class wines. Napa Valley winemaker, Jim Duane, hosts interviews with some of the top winemakers in California and beyond. Each week the Podcast features a winemaker, grape-grower, or technical wine pro and dives deep into their background and expertise. Wine newbies and expert enophiles will be entertained by winemaking stories and learn more about the greatest job on Earth!
Most Recent Episode
Ep. 049: Maayan Koschitzky - Israel and Napa
5 days ago
Spanning wine regions in Israel, California, Walla Walla, and Chile winemaker, Maayan Koschitzky, has accumulated more winemaking experience in ten years than many enologists would in an entire career. Our conversation in this episode explores the practices of Kosher winemaking, especially from Maayan's early career in Israel. After moving the the US to take winery jobs at Screaming Eagle and Dalla Valle Vineyards, Maayan moved into his current position as Director of Winemaking at Atelier Melka, working with Philippe Melka. This episode is full of great technical discussion of winemaking both in the vineyard and winery. LINKS AND RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE Carmel Winery, Israel Ella Valley Winery, Israel Margalit Winery, Israel Winery Technology and Operations - Yair Margalit Screaming Eagle, Napa Dalla Valle Vineyards, Napa Dana Estates, Napa Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, Washington Hagafen Cellars, Napa's Kosher winery Covenant Wines, Kosher winery out of Berkeley