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Unreserved Wine Talk

238 EpisodesProduced by Natalie MacLeanWebsite

The Unreserved Wine Talk podcast features candid conversations with the most fascinating people in the wine world. Your host, award-winning journalist Natalie MacLean, dives into how it feels to compete in the nerve-wracking World's Best Sommelier Competition, the shadowy underground of wine forgery… read more


128: All About Wine Stories with Ron Hunt Part 1

What is it about wine that makes it part of many TV shows and movies? How does approaching wine through food make it so much more accessible? What adventures did I go on as a part of writing my books? Why are origin stories so important when it comes to wine? What’s one rule of thumb you can use to find great value wines that taste expensive?

In this episode of the Unreserved Wine Talk podcast, I'm sharing my interview on the All About Wine podcast with Ron Hunt.

You can find the wines we discussed at



What is it about wine that makes it so popular in the media and pop culture?

Why does Ron say my mobile wine app is a must-have for your phone?

How did Unreserved Wine Talk end up on a list of top podcasts of 2020?

How do I select guests for Unreserved Wine Talk?

Why are origin stories so important?

Why does approaching wine through food make it so much more accessible?

How can you benefit from online wine classes?

What do wine lovers want more of as we go through this pandemic?

Why should you experiment with wine?

What type of journey can you share through reading Red, White, and Drunk All Over?

How did I approach writing Unquenchable to help readers with the process of buying wine?

What’s one rule of thumb you can use to find value wines that taste expensive?

Why did I start my book’s adventures at Domaine Romanée-Conti?


About All About Wine and Ron Hunt

All About Wine is a weekly call-in talk show dedicated to the wine industry that's been on the air since 2009. Host Ron Hunt brings his experience and knowledge as a winemaker, cellar master, and vineyardist and tasting expert to the airwaves with special guests from around the world. Always informative and's All About Wine.


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