Wine People Interview Series - small talk to Innovative Wine People!

 

Wine is a reflection of nature, and so are the people working with it – one of the most Innovative Wine People from around the globe answered five questions!

 

 

 

We love to hear from anybody willing to share their profession & passion with the world. We love to interview Winemakers/Oenologist (f/m). If you would like to feature on our Zeitgeist Sommelier page feel free to contact us.







Escarpment Estate - New Zealand (click)

Larry Mckenna - CEO & Chief Winemaker

Wittmann Winery - Germany (click)

Philipp Wittmann - Winemaker

Glenelly Estate - South Africa (click)

Luke O'Cuinneagain - Winemaker

Weingut Juliusspital - Germany (click)

Nicolas Frauer - Winemaker

Weingut Grassl - Austria (click)

Philipp Grassl - Winemaker

Vina Alicia & Luigi Bosca - Argentina (click)

Rodrigo Arizu - CEO & Owner

Germany - Weingut Karl Haidle

Moritz Haidle - Junior Winemaker

New Zealand - Felton Road

Gareth King - Winemaker

Spain - Bodegas Mauro, Aalto & San Roman

Mariano Garcia - Winemaker/Owner

New Zealand - Marsden Estate

Rod McIvor - Winemaker

Chile - Botalcura Winery

Philippe Debrus - Winemaker

Italy - Agricola Occhipinti  

Arianna Occhipinti - Winemaker

Italy - Col d'Orcia & Erasmo (Chile)

Francesco Marone Cinzano - General Manager

South Africa - Tamboerskloof Wines

Gunter Schultz - Winemaker


Germany - Weingut Selbach-Oster

Johannes Selbach - Winemaker


Spain - Bodegas Williams & Humbert

Paola Medina Sheldon - Winemaker


Italy - Castello di Ama

Marco Pallanti - Winemaker


USA/California - Venge Vineyards

Kirk Venge - Winemaker


New Zealand- Woollaston Estate

Philip Woollaston - General Manager


Germany - S.A.Prüm Wine Estate

Raimund Prüm - Oenologist & GM


South Africa - Porseleinberg Estate

Callie Louw - Winemaker


Spain - Vinedos Alonso del Yerro

Lionel Gourgue - Enologist


Italy - Altesino,

Elisabetta Gnudi Angelini - Winemaker & Oenologist


France - Chateau Talbot

Jean-Pierre Marty - General Manager



Austria - Malat Winery

Michael Malat - Winemaker



New Zealand - Fromm Estate

Hätsch Kalberer - Winemaker 


Canada - Inniskillin Estate

Bruce Nicholson - Winemaker



Italy - Az. Ag. E.Foradori

Elisabetta Foradori - Winemaker


Chile - Gillmore Winery & Vineyards

Daniela Gillmore - Viticulturist



Germany - Clemens Busch Estate

Clemens Busch - Winemaker


South Africa - Keermont Estate

Alex Starey - Winemaker


France - Chateau Haut Bages Liberal

               Chateau La Gurgue

               Chateau Ferriere 

Claire Villars Lurton - General Manager


USA/California - Swanson Vineyards

Chris Phelps - Winemaker



United Kingdom - Camel Valley Wines

Sam Lindo - Winemaker



Austria - Triebaumer Wine Estate

Ernst & Herbert Triebaumer - Winemakers



Portugal - Rui Roboredo Madeira

Rui Madeira - Oenologist



Italy - Lungarotti Estate

Chiara Lungarotti - General Manager


New Zealand - No.1 Family Estate

Daniel Le Brun - General Manager



France - Chateau Beychevelle

Philippe Blanc - Managing Director


Austria - Alphart Winery

Florian Alphart - Winemaker


South Africa - Hamilton Russell Vineyards

Anthony Hamilton Russell - Managing Director


USA - Selene Wines

Mia Klein - Winemaker & Consultant Winemaker


Switzerland - Abbaye de Salaz 

Bernard Huber - Winemaker

 

 


USA - Alpha Omega Winery 

Jean Hoefliger - Winemaker & GM

 


Germany - Reichsgraf von Kesselstatt

Annegret Reh-Gartner - Winery Manager (RIP)


New Zealand - Rippon Estate

Nick Mills - Winemaker


Argentina - Bodega Catena Zapata

Alejandro Vigil - Head Winemaker


Italy - Silvia Altare

Silvia Altare - General Manager


France - Champagne Duval-Leroy

Carol Duval-Leroy - President


South Africa - Longridge Winery

Sally & Jasper Raats - Winemaker


Spain - Vega Sicilia

Xavier Ausas - Oenologist


California - Grgich Winery

Miljenko "Mike" Grgich - President & Winemaker


Lebanon - Chateau Musar

Serge Hochar - Oenologist (RIP)


Canada - Le Clos Jordanne

Sabastien Jacquey - Winemaker


Austria - Umathum Winery

Josef Umathum - Winemaker


California - Corison Winery

Cathy Corisn - Winemaker-MD


Greece - Alex Sakkas

Alex Sakkas - Wineologist


South Africa - Dave Hughes

Dave Hughes - Wine Authority


Chile - Casa Marin

Maria Luz Marin - Winemaker


Austria - Mantler Winery

Sepp Mantler - Winemaker


Italy - Tenuta di Trinoro & Passopisciaro

Andrea Franchetti - Winemaker