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    Monday, 24 February 2020 05:36

    PODCAST: Olivier Humbrecht, MW and Andrew Jefford on Alsace - Part 2

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    This episode is Part 2 of a conversation with Olivier Humbrecht, MW and Andrew Jefford about Alsace. The first part covered Olivier's journey to become France's first Master of Wine, as well as the history and vineyards of Domaine Zind-Humbrecht.

    Part 2 picks up with Olivier's philosophy of non-interventionism and biodynamic principles and practices in the vineyard. In addition to Olivier's approach to farming and yield management, we discuss wine making techniques, pressing, long fermentations, and climate change.

    Listen to Part 1 HERE

    Produced by Valerie Caruso, DWS, CWE, FWS

    Our next wine study trip to Alsace with Andrew Jefford is scheduled for June 7-12, 2020. A few seats remain available! Learn more

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    Award-winning author and columnist in every issue of Decanter and World of Fine Wine, Co-Chair Decanter World Wine Awards; Vice-Chair Decanter Asia Wine Awards as well as Wine Scholar Guild Academic Advisor,