May 7, 2021
In this episode of the podcast, co-host Susannah Gold and Sunny Gandara speak with Ilaria Petitto, owner of Donnachiara winery in Irpinia (Campania), Italy. Ilaria speaks about her work in her own vineyards, which indigenous grapes are easier to grow organically, and what she sees happening in the rest of her region and in Italy generally. We touch on reasons why organic farming is difficult and get her views on certifications.
April 29, 2021
Listen to our lastest episode of the Vigneto podcast. Co-hosts Susannah Gold and Sunny Gandara speak with Natural Wine Importer Jenny Lefcourt about what's happening in Natural Wine and how she got into the business 20 years ago. We touch on her views on sustainability and what she sees moving forward for the industry.
April 23, 2021
Welcome to Vigneto, a weekly podcast by Susannah Gold. We look at the wine industry from different angles. This first 10-week series looks at sustainability. Sunny Gandara, a vegan chef and wine expert is the co-host for this series and each week we will have a new guest. In this episode, we discuss what comes under the umbrella term of sustainability: soils, air, water, packaging, animal welfare, biodiversity, and the social and economic impact as well. The podcasts will post on Thursdays.