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Tasting Anarchy Podcast

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We are learning more about wine and would like you to join our journey as we also explore our favorite topic, liberty.
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Ep. 130 - Merlot
In this episode Jake and Mason discuss Merlot. In the news, the boys go over the impact of COVID on the wine industry. Articles Discussed Merlot Champagne Sales Fizzle, Worse Than Great Depression France Will Spend Nearly $300 Million to Save Its Wine Industry
1:10:12
September 24, 2020
Ep. 129 - Zinfandel
In this episode Jake and Mason discuss Zinfandel.
1:05:43
September 7, 2020
Ep. 128 - Saperavi
In this episode Jake and Mason discuss the Saperavi grape.
59:13
August 24, 2020
Ep. 127 - Crossover With Disecting Liberty
In this episode Jake and Mason do a crossover with @LibertyZero and @Cottonarchist.
52:44
August 23, 2020
Ep. 127 - We Can't Escape the Pandemic
Another episode where our lives are dominated by COVID and the wine news cycle as well.  We also discuss the Cabernet Sauvignon Grape.
1:09:58
August 8, 2020
Ep. 127 - Matty K From PA
In this episode Matty K joins Jake and Mason. Follow Matty K on twitter. @MattKFromPA or @EraseTheState
1:30:13
July 18, 2020
Ep. 126 - Rollo Replaces Jake - Fixed
In this episode Jake had to take the day off so Rollo sat in and made a great episode with Mason. Follow Rollo on twitter or by going to Mcfloogle.com.
1:02:28
July 15, 2020
Ep. 125 - Options Contracts and Wine
In this episode Jake and Mason talk about one of their other hobbies, options trading.  The two also talk about blind tasting in wine.
1:12:23
June 22, 2020
Ep. 124 - Sue Gavin Newsom
In this episode Jake and Mason talk about a recent lawsuit filed against Gavin Newsom on behalf of a Napa Valley winery. They also discuss the American Association of Wine Economists and cancel culture.
53:11
June 15, 2020
Ep. 123 - Chilly Dos and Agora Brewing
In this episode, Jake and Mason are joined by Cody from Agora Brewing. The guys talk Chillderburg, beer, wine and most importantly for this episode, Mead. 
1:09:15
June 1, 2020
Ep. 122 - Post Chilly Dos
Jake is joined by Car and Rollo to recap the events of this years Chillderburg and talk about plans for next year.
40:23
May 27, 2020
Ep. 121 - Pre Chilly Dos
In this abbreviated episode Jake and Mason talk Chilly Dos.
29:12
May 22, 2020
Ep. 120 - Ricky From Alta Marfa
In this episode the boys are joined by Ricky from Alta Marfa. Alta Marfa recently produced their first commercially available wine, Lazer Cat. Ricky joined Jake and Mason to discuss Lazer Cat and the future of Alta Marfa!
1:03:34
May 18, 2020
Ep. 119 - Liberty Friend In Dallas
In this episode Jake and Mason are  joined by Will from the Peaceful Treason podcast. Will is relocating to DFW and spending some time with Jake in his home in Arlington.  The three shoot the shit and have a general good time.
1:14:13
May 12, 2020
Ep. 118 - Covid Derailed Episode
In this episode the boys planned to talk wine and eventually got to it but the topic of our lives is the effects of the covid shutdown and that derailed the original plans. They did eventually get to talking about wine and an interesting lawsuit coming down the pike. Wine Discussed: V Madrone Cabernet Sauvignon Article Discussed: Franzia’s Boxed Wine Packaging Redesign “Jammed” Up in Trademark Dispute
1:11:25
April 27, 2020
Ep. 117 - Abbreviated Episode
In this episode the guys have a short episode to discuss some happenings in their own wine lives. They also talk about some change in the wine cork world. Wine Discussed: Michael David Cabernet Franc Inkblot 2016 Smithereens Red Blend Article Discussed: No more corked wine? New tech offers hope, says cork producers
32:56
April 12, 2020
Ep. 116 - Busy Days
In this episode Jake and Mason relax with a drink together. The boys both had busy days and just decided to visit and talk about one of their favorite topics, wine. Wine: 2016 Sea Monster Eclectic White Blend 2016 Donati Cabernet Sauvignon Article Discussed: US wine sales jump but restaurant trade suffers
49:28
April 6, 2020
Ep. 115 - Quarantine With Peaceful Treason
The boys are joined once again by their friends from the Peaceful Treason Podcast.  The four share a beer digitally and ramble about how they think the virus will effect the alcohol industry. The Beer: Grunge IPA Articles Discussed: What's the Economic Impact of Covid-19 on US Wineries? President Signs CARES Act Into Law
1:39:37
April 1, 2020
Ep. 114 - Quarantine Blues
In this episode Jake and Mason discuss their different Quarantine situations as well as what they are drinking and how marijuana has been impacting the alcohol market. Article Discussed: https://reason.com/2020/03/17/legal-cannabis-might-mean-less-drinking/
1:00:07
March 23, 2020
Ep. 113 - Wine Under The Sea
In this episode Jake and Mason discuss a rediscovered method of making wine that ancient Romans enjoyed.  The also discuss a growing movement of new temperance advocates. Articles Discussed: Nesos: Reviving the underwater wine loved by Ancient Rome The War On Moderate Drinking --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu @PeacefulTreason
1:33:18
March 13, 2020
Ep. 112 - Nate Classic for Kombucha
In this episode Nate Classic joins the show for a third time. The three friends talk about Gruner Veltliner, Kombucha and happenings in the wine world. Wine Discussed Ceibo Cabernet Sauvignon Hiller Simone I Wine & Queen Gruner Veltliner 2017 Article Discussed Proposed bill would allow people to drink alcohol at more shopping centers in Virginia
1:23:31
March 6, 2020
Ep. 111 - Back To Schedule
This week Jake enjoys several beers.  Mason skips a drink but talks about some of the beers he had earlier in the week.  The guys also talk a little about Brexit Day! Articles Discussed: Brexit Day: Embrace the brave new world,’ says UK wine body Bill requiring beverage makers to handle recycling dies
1:04:21
February 13, 2020
Ep. 110 - Changes In The Wine Markets
In this episode, Mason prepares the notes.  The boys get into the future of the wine industry and what we can expect for 2020 and beyond.  We also rerun across a death in the wine industry from a company that has impacted our taste. Mason's Wine: Soar Fortun 2016 Red Blend Articles Discussed: The World Of Wine: Visualizing An Industry Ripe For Disruption Dennis Horton was an innovative pioneer for Virginia wine
56:11
February 4, 2020
Ep. 109 - Three Solo Episodes
In this short episode, Jake and Mason record separately.  Jake has been traveling which threw the boys off their schedule but they are getting back on schedule now! Jake’s Wine: Pierazzuoli Cantagallo Chianti Montalbano 2017 Mason’s Wine: Jean-Luc Colombo 2016 Les Abeilles de Colombo Red Mason’s Beer: Hardywood Cuvee Gold
26:12
February 1, 2020
Ep. 108 - Howie Snowdon and Mulled Wine
In this episode Jake and Mason are joined by Howie Snowdon of the Lions of Liberty.  The three men go over their Mulled Wine recipies and discuss how it turned out then just "shoot the shit" and enjoy Libertarian discussion. The Wine Jake Used: Aurore De Dauzac 2015 Article Discussed: About Pete Buttigieg's Wine Cave Dinner? I Was There
1:22:40
December 31, 2019
Ep. 107 - Christmas Wine With Cork And Java
In this episode, Jake and Mason are joined by Billy and Brynne from Cork and Java. The topic of the evening is Holiday Booze and what foods they go with. Remember to Check out Billy and Brynne at corkandjava.com. --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu @PeacefulTreason
1:25:16
December 21, 2019
Ep. 106 - Are There To Many Breweries
In this episode Jake and Mason discuss the closing of one of their favorite hometown breweries.  They also go over the 2019 sluggish sales of wine grapes and review the grape Zinfandel. The Wine: Etude Pinot Noir - Estate Grown Grace Benoist Ranch Carneros Bluestone Vineyard Merlot The articles discussed: Coelacanth Brewing in Norfolk closing its doors by end of year Are There Too Many Craft Breweries? National Beer Sales and Production Data Grape and Bulk Wine Sales Remain Slow as Wineries Cope with Sluggish Wine Sales --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu @PeacefulTreason
1:19:48
December 13, 2019
Ep. 105 - Gamay The First Wine Of The Year
In this episode Jake and Mason talk about Gamay! Jake's Wine: Belguardo Maremma Toscana Rosato 2016 Mason's Wine: Chatham Vineyards Pinot Noir 2015
49:59
December 10, 2019
Ep. 104 - Two Year Anniversary!!!
In this episode Jake and Mason are joined by some of their favorite podcasters to celebrate the two year anniversary of Tasting Anarchy. Will and Jared from Peaceful Treason help Jake and Mason explore the important topic of climate change, how it impacts the wine industry and potential free market solutions that might soon make this topic obsolete. The Wine: Terra d’toro Zinfandel 2015 Previous Episodes mentioned in this episode: Ep 97 - Birds Ep 96 - Ricky From Alta Marfa Ep 68 -  Craig Camp Articles Discussed in this episode: West Texas Vineyards Blasted by Herbicide Drift From Nearby Cotton Fields The Libertarian Manifesto on Pollution Wildfires and blackouts mean Californians need solar panels and microgrids --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu @PeacefulTreason
2:47:52
December 1, 2019
Ep 103 - Jake Rambles Alone
In this episode Jake and Mason had a hard time coordinating so Jake put together a quick mini.  Its hard to talk by yourself! Jake discusses what is happening in South America and some things to keep an eye on when it comes to South American Wine.
24:08
November 23, 2019
Ep. 102 - Jackson Our Favorite Expert
In this episode the boys are joined by Jackson Blood. Jackson catches Jake and Mason up on what’s going on in his world and they discuss wine happenings in the Pacific North West.  They also discuss and interesting “crime” in the heavily regulated appellations of Italy. The Wine: Burklee Hill 2017 Tempranillo Barboursville Vineyards 2017Viognier Reserve The Article: Italian Police Seize Prosecco Flavour Pringles --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:14:58
November 8, 2019
Ep. 101 - California Wine Power
In this episode Jake and Mason talk about the electrical power monopolies in CA and how it is impacting the wine industry. Wines Reviewed: 2018 Viognier, Virginia Lang and Reed Two Fourteen Cab Franc The Articles: What mass power outages mean for California Wineries Having a Government-Granted Monopoly Means Never Having to Say You’re Sorry California Wildfires Don’t Have to be the New Normal --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:26:38
November 2, 2019
Ep. 100 - Viognier and Chile Frost
This week the boys review wines containing Viognier.  They also go over what Viognier is and common characteristics.  After Jake has to deal with fighing dogs, they get into some history in the holy land and some weather emergencies in Chile. Wines: CA4 - California White Wine Chisholm Trail Viognier Articles: Crusader Winery Unearthed in Israel Ben O’Donnell Wine Spectator Ferocious Frost Hits Chilean Vineyards --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:11:43
October 25, 2019
Ep. 99 - Supreme Court Decanted Opinion
In this episode Jake and Mason talk more about the recent Supreme Court decision.  They also get into some interesting Tariff news concerning Italian wines and other products. Jake's Wine: Santa Barbara Vineyards Pinot Noir Mason's Wine: Chateau Arthus Cotes De Castillon --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:03:29
October 20, 2019
Ep. 98 - Tariffs Take Flight
In this episode Jake and Mason sample wines containing the Rkatsiteli grape! Mason's hailing from his home in Virginia and Jake's from one of the oldest wine regions in the world, Georgia.  The boys also get into new tariffs being levied against European wines and the reasons the government is giving for getting in your drink! The Wines: Rkatsiteli 2017 From Horton Vineyards Tsinandali Georgian 2014 The Article: Runway clear for Trump tariffs on Bordeaux, Barolo and Champagne --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:08:15
October 11, 2019
Ep. 97 - Birds in the Vineyard
This week the boys are joined by the infamous Bird of the Friends Against Government Podcast! With Bird on the show all topics are Bird related.  The conversation goes from a wine all three friends shared to different Birds and their usefulness in the vineyard. The Wine Donati 2014 Articles Discussed Why Winemakers are turning to Falconry to Tackle Pests Sonoma County Vitners Using Barn Owles For Pest Control Find Out How These 800 Ducks Contribute to Wine Making   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:24:56
October 4, 2019
Ep. 96 - Ricky From Alta Marfa
In this episode the boys are joined by Ricky from Alta Marfa. Ricky is a young vine grower in the Davis Mountain AVA. Jake went out a few months back and helped Ricky plant and lined up an interview. Ricky is a wealth of knowledge and an all around cool dude. Follow Ricky: Blog - http://www.altamarfa.com/ Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/altamarfa/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/AltaMarfaWine
1:22:57
September 27, 2019
Ep. 95 - New Grape History Segment
In this episode Jake and Mason try out a new segment and talk a little about the history of the Malbec grape. The boys also discuss Jake's adventures harvesting with Bolen Vineyards. Other topics in this episode include climate change in France and what wines to pair with your Burger. Jake's Wine Trilogy Cellars 2015 Relentless Mason's Wine Innocent Bystander Pinot Gris 2017 Articles Discussed: Courtwatch: Shafer Vineyards files trademark lawsuit against Texas winery over a wine named Relentless Burgundy's Vineyards Haven't Been This Hot And Dry Since "The Black Death" In The 14th Century How to pair wine with burgers --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:25:28
September 20, 2019
Ep. 94 - Hybrid Grapes
In this episode Jake and Mason take a look at the rise in popularity of Hybrid and Ancestral grapes. Jake's Wine: Jake didn't put his wine in the notes so you will have to listen to the episode to find out what it is. Mason's Wine: Placer Andaluze Chardonnay 2017 Articles Discussed: Are Hybrid and Ancestral Wines on the Rise? Wine harvest to be high quality but not high quantity --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:12:00
September 13, 2019
Ep. 93 - Zweigelt and Unusual Grapes
This weeks episode theme is less common grape varietals. The boys discuss Zweigelt and some of the Moldovan grapes. Jake's Wine HuglWeine Zweigelt Mason's Wine Vavasour - Awatere Valley Savignon Blang 2016 Article discussed Moldova, A Wine Experience Out Of The Ordinary
1:17:55
September 6, 2019
Ep. 92 - Cork and Java Again!
In this episode Jake and Mason are joined by Billy of the Cork and Java YouTube channel.  The three discuss their favorite topic, wine! Jake's Wine: Perissos 2015 - Syrah --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
54:44
August 30, 2019
Ep. 91 - Cork and Java
In this episode, Jake appears on Cork and Java to discuss the Trump tariffs and how much government is in your drink. Follow Cork and Java on Twitter and YouTube!   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
56:24
August 23, 2019
Ep. 90 - Tasting Treason
In this episode Jake and Mason join the men from the Peaceful Treason podcast.  We had a great time reviewing beers and talking about making liberty more palatable to every day folks.  Follow our friends on twitter @PeacefulTreason Jake's Beer: Sweetwater 420 Strain G13 Mason's Beer: Oozlefinch Boot Scootin' Boogie Triple IPA Jared and Will's Beer: Firestone Walker Napa Parabola Imperial Stout Aged in Red Wine Barrels   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. tastinganarchy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
2:13:15
August 22, 2019
Ep . 89 - Georgian Wine News
In this episode the boys go over an article from Jake's neighborhood paper relating to Texas wines. They also discuss some exciting news coming out of Georgia(the republic). Georgia is a favorite topic of interest for Jake and Mason and has a ancient and recently reinvigorated wine scene. Jake's Wine: Domaine Du Mistral Gringnan Les Adhemar 2017 Mason's Wine: Torr Na Lochs 2016 Vermentino --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:08:19
August 11, 2019
Ep. 88 - Texas Wine Saved By The Legislative Bell
In this episode Jake and Mason revisit the notorious "100% Texas" labeling bill HB4233.  There is a lot of interesting opinions and developments since we last discussed the bill so tune in! Jake's Wine: Emerson Brown Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Sleeper Oakville Reserve Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Mason's Wine: Quinta Do Vallado Douro 2015 Toriga Nacional Sources for Jake and Mason's discussion: TexasWineLover.com www.siboneycellars.com   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:22:31
August 2, 2019
Ep. 87 - Anarcho Inc
This week Mason and Jake have a great time talking to Jay about his businesses and his goal of entering the direct to consumer alcohol industry. Check out Jay and all his ventures over at anarchoinc.com. --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
41:31
July 27, 2019
Ep. 86 - Chile Wine Is a Good Time
In this Jake was preoccupied with other tasks and didn't create show notes. The boys both have Chilean wines, Jake a Cab and Mason a Carmenere. They also discuss the ordeal of getting a motorcycle licence in Texas.  Mason has to leave early and Jake wraps it up by discussing a recent supreme court case that will impact the wine industry. --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. TastingAnarcy.com --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
53:49
July 19, 2019
Ep. 85 - Torr Na Lochs Tempranillo 2014
In this episode the boys review a wine together, discuss the Ancient Celts in Burgundy and talk about a court case in Bordeaux. The Wine: Torr Na Lochs Tempranillo 2014 Articles Discussed: Ancient Celts in Burgundy Drank Greek Wines, Suggests Study Bordeaux Court Convicts Wine Merchant of Fraud
1:20:48
July 11, 2019
Ep. 84 - Spanish Whites
In this episode the boys share Spanish whites and discuss changes in the Rioja region of Spain. The Wine: Cien Duros - Macabeo White Wine Ulacia Getariako Txakolina Bianco The Article: Rioja Alavesa: Going Its Own Way
1:39:27
June 20, 2019
Ep. 83 - Mini - Arneis
In this episode Jake reviews the little known white, Arneis. The Wine: Rocca Felice Roero Arneis --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
10:58
June 18, 2019
Ep. 82 - Mason In Texas for Chillderburg
In this episode Mason is visiting Jake in Dallas. The two recount their amazing time at Chillderburg One over a nearly $200 bottle of Cab. The Wine: 2014 Mt. Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon
49:52
June 14, 2019
Ep. 81 - Mini - 3 Bottles Reviewed
In this episode Jake and Mason mash up their reviews in a slightly longer mini episode. The Wine: For Jake it was a French Merlot and Texas Merlot For Mason it was a Portuguese Wine
14:59
June 11, 2019
Ep. 80 - Climate Change Pushing Wine North?
In this episode the boys are joined by Jackson Blood!  The conversation moves from Jackson’s take on tariffs, climate change and exciting up and coming wine regions. Articles Discussed: Bordeaux Winemakers Respond to Climate Change With Revolutionary New Regulations Trump says US will impose 5% tariff on all Mexican imports from Jun 10 Wine Discussed: Come back Monday and find out! --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:25:37
June 7, 2019
Ep. 79 - Mini - Trilogy Cellars Reserve Malbec 2016
In this episode Jake flies solo and reviews a wine made from grapes grown by his new friend, Rowdy Bolen(@bolenvineyards).  If you want to know what a great TX wine tastes like, try getting your hands on a bottle of this! The Wine: Trilogy Cellars Reserve Malbec 2016 As mentioned this wine isn't available anymore but you can still get a Merlot made with Rowdy's grapes over at Burklee Hill's website. --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
12:31
June 3, 2019
Ep. 78 - Dogs Protect Wine
In this episode Jake and Mason review Pinot Noir. Though geographically close, these wines are very different.  The hosts also discuss the new role dogs are playing in protecting wine from nefarious contaminants. Jake's Wine: Lutum Gap's Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir 2013 Mason's Wine: Mark West Pinot Noir Russian River Valley The Article Discussed: In Wine Country, Dogs Are Sniffing Out Threats to $325 Cabernet --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:05:30
May 31, 2019
Ep. 77 - Wine Tariffs
Tonight the boys review two very interesting wines and talk about fresh tariffs imposed on US wines in response to the "Trump Tariffs". Jake's Wine: I realized I made a mistake. Blue Lotus is in Seguin, TX. Between San Antonio and Houston.  It is also not clear to me that this is where the grapes used for the wine are from. - Jake 2015 Dos Uvas Mason's Wine: Les Beaux Galets 2015 Article Discussed: Fresh China tariffs a worry for US wine producers   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
59:00
May 28, 2019
Ep. 76 - Roudy Bolen of Bolen Vinyards
This week Jake interviews Roudy Bolen of the family owned commercial Wine Grape vineyard in Smyer, Texas.  Rowdy and his family have been growing high quality Texas grapes in Smyer for many years and are venturing in to their own wine brand.  This was the first of many great interviews with Texas wine makers and growers as Jake ventures deeper into the exploding Texas wine scene. --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
51:07
May 24, 2019
Ep. 75 - Mr Pseu Returns To Hype Chillderburg
In this episode, Jake and Mason are joined by Mr. Pseu of The Pseudollectual podcast.  The boys talked about the upcoming liberty event, co founded by Tasting Anarchy, Chillderburg! The Wine: Belle Fiore Numinos Reserve Red 2014 Article discussed in this episode: The brewers of Sam Adamas and Dogfish Head merge in $300 million deal
1:02:48
May 17, 2019
Ep. 74 - 600% Increase In Beer Tax
In this episode, the boys discuss a tax increase being proposed in Nebraska. This tax increase amounts to over 600%!  The two muse about what this could mean for the alcohol industry in Nebraska. Article Discussed: Nebraska's craft brewers object to bill that would increase tax on beer to highest in U.S. Jake's Wine: Chisholm Trail Winery - The Outlaw Mason's Wine: Paranoia Pinot Grigio --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:13:19
May 10, 2019
Ep. 73 - Mini - Placer Andaluz
Another great mini episode from Mason! The Wine: Placer Andaluz Red Blend 2017 --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
08:14
May 8, 2019
Ep. 72 - A Chat Over Fine Wines
It’s been a few weeks since Jake and Mason were able to share a drink over the internet so on this episode, the boys spend a lot of time just talking. Mostly about wine and alcohol and as always, their favorite topic, government intervention in the market. Mason’s Wine: Primi Soli Trebbiano Jake’s Wine: 2016 Texas High Plains ‘Sketch’ --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:27:32
May 3, 2019
Ep. 71 - Mini - The Final Rose
In this mini episode, Mason is solo once again as Jake is off on adventures. Mason reviews the shows first Rose, The Final Rose: Rose California 2016. The Wine: The Final Rose This wine was from Splash Wine: Splash Wine Description   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
08:24
April 23, 2019
Ep. 70 - Jake's Trip to TX Wine Country
In this episode, Jake recounts his adventurers in TX wine country! A week prior to this record, Jake took a trip to Marfa to help Alta Marfa plant their vineyard. On the way he stopped by TX Hill Country and sampled some wines. The Wine: Plaza De La Reina Tempranillo Torr Na Lochs 2014 Tempranillo Friends Mentioned: http://www.altamarfa.com/blog http://www.dovydenaswine.com/ https://winecampblog.com/
1:01:56
April 19, 2019
Ep. 69 - Mini - Beer Deustche Brewery
This beer is murky but golden amber in color. Has strong hints of sour with white pear notes. Very carbonated but not aggressively so. 8% ABV. The Beer: Deustche Brewery - The Ages
09:21
April 16, 2019
Ep. 68 - Biodynamic with Craig Camp
Have you heard of biodynamic wine? In this episode Jake interviews Craig Camp, General manager of Troon Vineyard in the beautiful Applegate Valley of southern Oregon.  Craig has been involved in the wine industry for over 30 years and is a wealth of information. He is also very knowledgeable about biodynamic wine, the process of converting a vineyard to biodynamic and answers many questions Jake poses and explains how these practices produce wonderful wine.  You do not want to miss this interview! Craig Camp’s Blog Troon Vineyard Demeter Association, Inc. --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
56:22
April 12, 2019
Ep. 67 - Mini - Longavi 2015 Carmenere
In this mini episode, Mason enjoys a wine he received as part of his birthday wine club package from his lovely and thoughtful wife. The specific club is a Gold Medal Wine Club and this was part of their 2019 shipment. The Wine: Longavi 2015 Carmenere --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
09:02
April 9, 2019
Ep. 66 - Wine Clubs and Wine Legislation
In this episode, Jake and Mason talk about their experience with wine clubs.  If you want to know the advantages and disadvantages they perceive, this is the episode for you.  The boys also get into Chillderburg news and discuss House Bill 4233 in Texas and how it might affect the wine industry there. The Wine: Pedernales Tempranillo Full Rack Special Blend California 2017 - No link? Find out why in the episode. Articles Discussed: Siboney Passion House Bill 4233 --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:04:51
April 5, 2019
Ep. 65 - Mini - Last Bottle Wine
In this episode, Jake walks through his wonderful experience with Last Bottle Wine.  You will also be able to hear the first ever episode recorded on Jake’s new portable mic!   The wine in this episode: Lang & Reed Two-Fourteen Cabernet Franc 2015 --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
12:21
April 2, 2019
Ep. 64 - Marc Clair of Lions of Liberty!
In this episode the boys are joined by the famous Marc Clair founder and host of Lions of Liberty. Marc discusses what it takes to be a top notch podcaster, his favorite wines and more! Wine Discussed in this Episdoe: 2013 Texas Tempranillo Reserve   ---   If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher!   ---   If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase.   lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy   ---   Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com   ---   People we like:   Texas Wine Lover   Wine For Normal People   Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
1:11:23
March 29, 2019
Ep. 63 - Mini - Wine From Peru
In this mini episode, Jake reviews Intipalka Cabernet Sauvignon/Petit Verdot.  This is the first wine he has tried from Peru. The Wine: Intipalka Cab Sauv/Petit Verdot Article Discussed: Ex-Peru president arrested in California for drunkenness --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
13:14
March 26, 2019
Ep. 62 - Wine in Indiana with Pepper!
This week the boys are joined by Pepper, @WineAndLiberty on twitter. Pepper is a wine lover active in the libertarian movement in Indiana. In this episode the three discuss the wine scene in indiana, hybrid grapes, Pepper’s favorite winery and unwelcome government involvement in the Indian wine and alcohol industry.   Winery Discussed was Two EE’s Winery   Grape Varietals Discussed: Traminette Noiret Marquette Chambourcin Marechal Foch   Articles Discussed: Indiana wine retailer seeks to overturn Prohibition-era state law to sell directly to Illinois consumers - Robert Channick Cap n’ Cork wins court battle with Michigan over wine shipments - The AP   --- If you enjoyed this episode, retweet us on Twitter and review us in your favorite pod catcher! --- If you want a great deal on wine and want to support the show, use our link to buy a bottle of wine from LastBottleWine.com and get $10 off your first purchase. lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy --- Follow us on Twitter @TastingAnarchy Visit our blog TastingAnarchy.com Email us at TastingAnarchy@gmail.com --- People we like: Texas Wine Lover Wine For Normal People Podcast Buddies On Twitter @CarCampIt @Birdarchist @Chillderburg @MrPseu
56:35
March 22, 2019
Ep. 61 - Mini - Messina Hof Cab Franc
In this mini episode, Jake reviews another TX wine he found at Kroger. Last Bottle Wines: https://lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy The Wine: Messina Hof Cabernet Franc 2016 Article Discussed: Review of Messina Hof Cabernet Franc 2014 - Jeremy Wilson
11:46
March 19, 2019
Ep. 60 - Franzia On The Rocks
In this week’s episode, Jake and Mason are joined by the infamous Car.  Car is the co host of the Friends Against Government Podcast aka FAGcast.  The fellas drink Car’s wine of choice, which is probably poo pooed in many if not most circles.  After enjoying Car’s go to drink, the boys talk a little politics and discuss the effects of Marijuana legalization on the Alcohol industry. If you are looking for a great deal on some top notch wine, use the Tasting Anarchy link to sign up for Last Bottle Wine and get $10 off your first purchase. It also gives Tasting Anarchy a little kickback and helps the boys keep boozing. Last Bottle Wines: https://lastbottlewines.com/invite/tastinganarchy The Wine: Franzia Articles Discussed: Does Daylight Savings Time Cause Auto Accidents? Marijuana Hasn’t Hurt Booze Sales in 3 States Where Weed Has Been Legal The Longest
1:16:38
March 16, 2019
Ep. 59 - Beer - Samuel Smith
In this episode Jake is joined by his sister, Jorie, once again for the monthly beer focused episode.  The two go over some new beers Jorie has recently tried and discuss their favorite topic, El Dorado County.   Beers Discussed: Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout Samuel Smith Chocolate Stout   Main Article Discussed: El Dorado Ale Trail
53:01
March 8, 2019
Ep. 58 - Mini - GSM Wine
In this mini episode Jake goes over GSM wine with another Texas wine from Llano Estacado.  He also touches on voluntary labeling and gives a shout out to some of the podcasts and wines he has been digging lately. The Wine: Llano Estacado GSM Articles Discussed: GSM Introducing the 100% Texas Grown Emblem Program
17:30
March 5, 2019
Ep. 57 - Portuguese Wine with Jackson Blood
This week Mason and Jake are joined by the #1 most downloaded guest, Jackson Blood(@JacksonBlood1 on Twitter).  The three buddies talk about how the EU has impacted wine in Europe specifically in Portugal. The Wine: Rapariga Da Quinta 2016 Pinhel Encostas do Coa Tinot 2016 Links Discussed: History of Portuguese Wine EU Special Report 2014
1:13:51
March 1, 2019
Ep. 56 - Mini - Texas Wine McPherson Cellars
In this Mini episode, Jake reviews two very enjoyable Texas red blends from McPherson Cellars. The Wines: La Herencia Tre Colore
14:36
February 26, 2019
Ep. 55 - Pinotage, Aglianico and Brexit Trade Deals
In this episode, Jake and Mason share their wines and discuss some interesting changes coming in the wine and alcohol world. Jake brings a favorite and affordable Pinotage and mason reviews and Italian Aglianico the fellas were planning to drink on a different episode(look forward to that episode in the future). The Wine: Neethlingshof Estate 2017 Pinotage Donnachiara’s Campania Aglianico IGT 2016 The Articles Discussed: Craft Tax Cuts Big Business a Break Brexit: UK and US Sign Wine and Spirits Trade Deals
1:07:46
February 22, 2019
Ep. 54 - Classic - Jake's Mom and Horton Vineyards Rkatsiteli
In Jake’s final weeks in VA, Mason and he are joined once again by Jake’s Mom. The boys try a new white grape varietal grown in VA and spend a long time discussing how interesting the wine is. They also talk about sleep and how bad daylight savings is for you and then meander though many other topics. The Wine: Jake and Mason mention a Carmenere but don’t say what it is. The Featured Wine: Horton Vineyards Rkatsiteli
1:53:46
February 19, 2019
Ep. 53 - BONUS - Enter Mr. Pseu
In this episode, Jake is joined by a friend, Mr Pseu from the Pseudollectual podcast on Alternative Internet Radio.  Mr Pseu is not really a wine guy but he is an expert in chewing the fat over a nice glass or three of delicious red wine. The Wine: Becker Vineyards Texas Tempranillo Ravens Wood Zinfandel Llano Estacado Tempranillo Harvest Reserve Mr. Pseu On Twitter - @MrPseu The Pseudollectual Podcast on Alternative Internet Radio
1:08:03
February 17, 2019
Ep. 52 - Love is in the Markets
In this special Valentines Day episode, Jake is joined by his very lovely wife, Viktoriia. Viktoriia shares her thoughts on a wine Jake got her for a gift. Jake gives a short review of a Portuguese wine he liked very much and summarizes a very holiday appropriate lecture given by Jeffrey Tucker titled “Capitalism is About Love”. In the second part, Jake reviews a wine from Spain that didn’t really fit his fancy but was interesting enough to talk about. The Wine: Dr Heidemanns Beerenauslese Bear - 2016 Quinta Das Carvalhas Reserva Douro - 2016 Bartolome Vernet Priorat   Jeffrey Tucker’s lecture “Capitalism is About Love”
25:01
February 15, 2019
Ep. 51 - Classic - Chateau Ste Michelle
In this classic episode, Jake and Mason record outdoors on Mason’s patio. As always the conversation rambles as the boys enjoy a dry riesling out of Washington’s Colombia Valley. The Wine: Chateau Ste Michelle Dry Riesling
1:42:36
February 12, 2019
Ep. 50 - LEONE D'ORO VINO NOBILE DI MONTEPULCIANO
In this episode, Jake and Mason wing it a little and talk about Mason's favorite beer and a new Italian wine Jake picked up.  Also, they boys discuss the government involvement in building sports stadiums and a new stadium being built for a CA NFL team. The Wine: LEONE D'ORO VINO NOBILE DI MONTEPULCIANO The Beer: 120 Minute IPA: The Imperial India Pale Ale The Article Discussed: No Stadium Subsidies: Not Even for the Super Bowl
51:52
February 8, 2019
Ep. 49 - Classic - Hot and Bothered
In this classic episode Jake and Mason share a wine from their favorite Lodi winery, Michael David Winery. The boys talk about yeast contamination, family genealogy, what they would expect if the Fed really was ended and the ongoing war in Yemen. Wine Mentioned: 2015 Petite Petit Book Mentioned: Wine Folly
1:47:21
February 5, 2019
Ep. 48 - John Dovydenas of Dovydenas Wine
In this episode Jake and Mason talked wine making with John Dovydenas.  John is a winemaker out of Portland, Oregon. The fellas talked about everything from the grapes John uses to different techniques preferences. You can follow John at @dovydenas on Twitter or check out his website http://www.dovydenaswine.com/.
1:28:40
February 1, 2019
Ep. 47 - Mini - Meritage Wines
In this mini episode, Jake briefly explains Meritage Wines. Jake goes through the six grapes that are involved can be involved in Meritage Wines.  He also gives a review of a Texas Meritage Wine. Wine Reviewed: Llano Esticado Signature Red Meritage Alliance - Private Certification Agency of Meritage Wine Grapes Discussed: Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Merlot Malbec Petit Verdot Carmenere
24:52
January 29, 2019
Ep. 46 - Another Virginia Viognier and Pinot Noir from Oregon
In this episode the boys both have wines. Jake brings a Pinot Noir from the Willamette Valley and Mason goes with another Virginia Viognier. The Wine: Domaine Loubejac Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, 2016 Williamsburg Winery 2016 Wessex Hundred, Viognier Jake and Mason discuss an upcoming court case that will certainly affect the wine industry in one way or another. In this case the state of Tennessee tries to prevent Total Wine from entering their restricted wine retail market. The Article: The Supreme Court May Change the Way You Buy Wine - Eric Asimov The boys also discuss the ongoing partial government shutdown, the opportunities for liberty it might present and different private organizations that perform similar services to the government in the wine industry. Services Discussed: The Meritage Alliance Getting Into Biodynamic Wine
1:05:35
January 25, 2019
Ep. 45 - Mini - Beer With Jorie
In this special beer episode, popular guest Jorie joins Jake in reviewing two interesting beers. The two remissness a little about growing up in The Great State of Jefferson(AKA Northern CA) and one of the Linzy family's favorite topics, Camp Burton in Washington State. The Beers In this Episode: Dragon’s Milk from New Holland Brewing Adios Pantalones from Rahr and Sons Brewing The siblings also discuss a brewery in El Dorado County called Jack Russell Farm Brewery. Also mentioned: The Friends Against Government Podcast Paul Mars Black - One of our favorite people and musicians
25:36
January 22, 2019
Ep. 44 - Virginia Viognier
In this episode, Mason brings the wine. His pick is a Virginia Viognier from the Tarara Winery. The Wine: Tarara Winery Viognier 2015 Jake mentions a Bordoux that he was sipping on that just didn’t tickle his turkey. The Wine: Chateau La Tonnelle Haut Medoc 2016 The guys also discuss how the government shutdown and how it has been impacting the Wine and Beer industry.  According to Fortune, the show’s old buddies the The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau are causing trouble again and this time because of the partial shutdown. Also discussed in this episode: Ullo Wine Purifier Mises Daily Article - Welfare before the Welfare State U.K. Now Has A minister For Loneliness Check out the other great podcasts we like! Friends Against Government Sounds Like Liberty Run Your Mouth Podcast
1:07:28
January 18, 2019
Ep. 43 - Mini - Cab Franc Foursome
In this episode, Jake goes solo and reviews four Cabernet Francs. First he goes into the concept of “Terroir”. A great place to learn about Terroir is this article from Wine Folly, one of Jake’s favorite wine resources. As Jake mentioned in the article, you can read about the Cabernet Franc grape and history on Wikipedia. The Wines Beaucanon Estate Cabernet Franc 2010 Caiarossa Toscana Pergolaia 2011 Reserve Des Vignerons Saumur Champigny 2016 Maitre de Chai Chinon 2017 Jake loves Camp Burton and talks about it in just about every episode. You an check out the different camps available at Camp Burton by going to their website.
20:15
January 15, 2019
Ep. 42 - Clasico Garnacha
In this episode, Mason brings the wine! This Tempranilo, Classico Garnacha, from Spain really tickled Mason’s gizzard. If you enjoy spanish Rioja, this might be a good wine for you to try as well. As always the boys give a slightly different view on happenings in the wine and alcohol business. Articles Discussed: Joe Wagner ordered To Change His Oregon Wine Labels - Wine Spectator “Farm Bill” Passed: Good News for Grape Growers and Winemakers - Winebusiness.com How We Will Drink Wine In 2019: Trends According To Winemakers And Pros - Forbes
1:37:43
January 8, 2019
Ep. 41 - New Year Sparkling Wine
In this special New Year episode, Jake and Mason are joined once again by Jackson Blood.  The tree go over many topics including sparkling wine, wine predictions for 2019 and political predictions for 2019. The wine presented this episode: Levert Freres Cremant De Bourgongne Brut Flat Creek Sparkling Almond   Article Mentioned Bibendum: Top Wine Trends For 2019
1:57:59
January 1, 2019
Ep. 40 - Classic - Beaucanon Estate Cab Franc 2009
In this classic episode, Jake and Mason review one of the best wines they had experience up until that point. Beaucannon Estate 2009 Cabernet Franc was a great early introduction to the style and really peaked Jake and Mason’s interest. Also in this episode, the guys make predictions for the 2018 midterm election, discuss the San Francisco BART fiasco, low wine production in 2016 and more!
1:29:38
December 29, 2018
Ep. 39 - The Ghost of Christmas Future
In this episode Jake interviews his younger sister, Jorie. Jorie works in the restaurant industry and has the opportunity to become quite familiar with beer. Jake and Jorie are very close in age so they were able to reminisce about Christmas traditions and the traditions they plan on keeping alive for the next generation of young Anarchists in the family.  After the interview, Mason and Jake talk about beer, traditions, how to carry on freedom in the next generation and much more! Join us for the final installment of Tasting Anarchy’s Christmas Carol. Beer Recommended by Jorie: Cuvee Des Jacobins Rouge Duchesse De Bourgogne
48:24
December 26, 2018
Ep. 38 - The Ghost of Christmas Present
In this episode, Jake interviews a frequent guest of Tasting Anarchy, Nate!  Nate more than anyway Mason and Jake know lives in the present and knows how to enjoy himself. We discussed Christmas traditions, wine and much more. Join the guys for a special visit from Nate, the Ghost of Christmas Present.
56:40
December 25, 2018
Ep. 37 - The Ghost of Christmas Past
In this episode Jake interviews a long time friend Rick Caldwell. Rick was a big influence on Mason and Jake when they were budding libertarians.  We discussed alcohol laws in VA, Brewing, Sam Adams Winter Lager aka Snow Lager and much more. Join the guys for a special visit from the Ghost of Christmas past.
1:08:18
December 24, 2018
Ep. 36 - Tempranillo Immigration and Trade Deals
Mason brings a wine made from one of the guys new favorite varietals, Tempianillo. El Pensador Tempranillo is very characteristic of this grape varietal and was enjoyed very much by Mason. Earlier in the week Mason sent Jake an article about the potential shadiness of wine clubs. Jake subscribes to Wall Street Journal Wine Club and the two discuss the article and Jakes experience. Your hosts also touch on the withdrawal of Austria from the UN Migration Pact and continue on to discussing how the new US Mexico Canada trade deal could open up BC to Washington wines. A new winery is coming to TX, Alta Marfa, and Jake and Mason talk about how exciting it would be to visit a new young grower.
1:18:08
December 21, 2018
Ep. 35 - Saracosa Rosso di Toscana
In this episode, Jake introduces an Italian Wine and gives a little history on Super Tuscans.  If you ever wanted a good pizza wine, give Saracosa Rosso di Toscana a try. Jake also shares his new method for taking wine notes and discusses with Mason on possible improvements. The guys discuss the debate over Terroir and the government enforcement of wine regions. This debate is raging in the Copper Cane vs Oregon case is starting to involve government regulators and the court. Jake and Mason put the libertarian twist on their opinion for how this could be solved with voluntary action. Speaking the government, your hosts also discuss the raising of tariffs on wine imports in the UK.  These duty increases potentially could affect UK drinking practices shifting it back toward Cider and Beer.
1:16:43
December 16, 2018
Ep. 34 - Mini - Carmenere and Jackson Outtakes
In this mini episode Jake gives a quick review of the Chilean Chateau Los Boldos Carmenere. We also play some of the outtakes from episode 33 with Jackson Blood. Hope you enjoy!
22:03
December 12, 2018
Ep. 33 - Bordeaux with Jackson
Mason and Jake were joined by the very knowledgeable Jackson Blood on this week's episode.  The three wine enthusiasts discussed a wide range of topics from Jackson’s journey into wine, his liberty origin story to his favorite wines and his budding wine import business plans. The wine Jake and Mason reviewed this week - Chateau Lanessan Haut-Medoc 2014 and 2015 The article discussed - “A Successful Wine And Marketing Strategy For Bordeaux, Les Coes”. Also Mentioned: Podcasts Radio Rothbard with Ryan McMacan Dan Carlin’s Hard Core History Friends Against Government Books The Machinery of Freedom - David Friedman Other Wines Lopez de Heredia Cubillo Crianza Chateau Fourcas Dupre 2015
1:48:58
December 11, 2018
Ep. 32 - Nate Classic In Dallas
In this episode, Jake is joined by Nate Classic who was visiting Dallas.  The two talk about getting into wine, rooming together in their younger days and a nice Cab Sauv from Raymond Vineyards.
1:05:36
November 30, 2018
Ep. 31 - Malbec and NJ's Alcohol Laws
This week, Mason brings an interesting Malbec from Argentina called Ruta 22. The guys explore some potentially good news for the New Jersey alcohol industry’s regulation. Also, they revisit Oregon for the ongoing struggle between the Oregon wine industry and the California wine industry. One of our common sources, Wine Folly, is sighted and discussed.
1:37:23
November 26, 2018
Ep. 30 - Storyteller and the Homelessness Problem
This week, Mason abstains from the drink and Jake brings two wines.  Storyteller Pinot Noir and a Kagor out of Ukraine.  The Kagor review provided by Jake’s wife, Viktoriia. The guys return to a topic involving the Willamette Valley in Oregon and discuss legislation being pushed that could potentially cause problems for some growers and benefit others. Jake and Mason also discuss an article from “The Stranger” by Eli Sanders that presents a pretty agrigious characterization of the libertarian position on homelessness and possible solutions.  The boys then discuss possible free market solutions, the way the state makes homelessness worse and and a Mises article responding to the article in “The Stranger” by Jacob G. Hornberger.
1:43:52
November 9, 2018
Ep. 29 - Classic - Owl Post Pinotage
In this episode we return to yester year....or earlier this year(2018) when Jake still lived in Virginia. Jake introduces the boys first ever taste of the Pinotage varietal and it is a raging success. For the first time, Jake and Mason try out a Wine Aerator Jake bought on Amazon.  To the gangs surprise, it seems to have greatly improved the aroma and tasting experience of this South African beauty. This wine was inspired by the events happening in South Africa at the time and outlined by Daniel J. Mitchell in his article at FEE title “South Africa’s Land Seizure is Classic Populism” and the boys discuss. What the conversation eventually devolves into: Nina Burmi and North Indian Classical Music Vanilla Ice Sampling Queen Argument about patent vs trademark Triumphal Sadness of Southern Gospel
1:36:17
November 7, 2018
Ep. 28 - Spooky Wine Spooky Time
In this spooky Halloween episode Jake and Mason share bottles of Ravenswood Zinfandel. Jake's from Lodi and Mason's the Vitners Blend. The buddies also recount three personal stories that fit the Halloween spirit.
1:21:22
October 31, 2018
Ep. 27 - Las Barracas Gran Reserva 2011 Mini Episode
In this episode Jake flys solo and reviews Ramon Roqueta Las Barracas Tempranillo - Cabernet Sauvignon Gran Reserva 2011. Jake also discusses the fantastic growing season they have been experiencing in the UK and how it might provide wine lovers with some tasty and inexpensive English wines in the next few years.  Read the article Jake summarizes from Decanter.com.
14:07
October 29, 2018
Ep. 26 - Villa Riesling and the Busybodies
This week Mason bring the wine and presents Villa Riesling 2014 Medium-Dry Spätlese Riesling (Mosel) Mason shares his thoughts on this informat elusive Riesling and provides the link to the 2010 vintage(linked above). Returning to the shows original format, Mason asks Jake his position and what Jake thinks the libertarian position should be on mandatory evacuation.  This spurred on by the recent government issues evacuation order due to the hurricane. Jake regales the listeners with his adventure chasing some thieves down and recovering his backpack at the water park. Masone and Jake discuss The Willamette Valley Winemakers Association new proposal, question the motivation and discuss the free market solutions. The last topic of discussion is the recent Time article “‘I Work 3 Jobs And Donate Blood Plasma to Pay the Bills’ This Is What It’s Like to Be a Teacher in America” and the Reason Magazine responses “Are Teachers Really ‘Not Paid for the Work [They] Do’? Time Says Yes, Reality Begs To Differ”. Also discussed or mentioned: Wine Folly
1:31:22
October 26, 2018
Ep. 25 - Loathsome High Speed Rail
Another Georgian from Jake, this time a white. From the Marani describes Kaketi. Not his favorite but a serviceable light wine made from Rkatsiteli grapes. Referencing Tasting Anarchy ep 20, Jake revisits the perplexing worldwide government and civilian love fest with high speed rail. The topic was brought about by an article in The Business Journal about a proposed high speed line between Houston and Dallas. The conversation wanders to wine production in northern England and southern Scotland during the middle ages and the government environmental industrial complex. Mason and Jake also spoke about Jeffrey Tucker and how due to internal bickering in libertarian circles and the left/right battle, many have sort of stopped paying attention to him. Jake brought up his recent appearance on Dave Rubin and a wonderful speech he gave called "Capitalism Is About Love" at the Acton Institute.  Jeffrey's  new book is available for free, as always, on Fee.  The book is "Right-Wing Collectivism: The Other Threat To Liberty". Look forward to a review when Jake has finished the book! Also discussed or mentioned: Contra Krugman Ep 155 Medieval Warm Period Warmer is Richer Mises: The Last Knight of Liberalism
1:29:37
October 19, 2018
Ep. 24 - Winking Owl Cab
For the first time in a while, Jake and Mason share a wine, Winking Owl Cabernet from Aldi.  This very inexpensive wine was nothing special in and of itself but for the $3 price point pretty impressive.   The Wine: Winking Owl Cabernet Sauvignon   Jake brings a fun article about The Most Northerly Vineyard being put on the market and the tasters discuss how cool it sounds and ideas for their own dream vineyards. The boys also continued their discussion on the Homestead Principle and property abandonment. Articles discussed and links discussed: POPSICLE STICKS AND HOMESTEADING LAND FOR NATURE PRESERVES - Block Homesteading, Abandonment, and Unowned Land in the Civil Law - Kinsella Mises, Rothbard, and Hoppe on the “Original Sin” in the Distribution of Property Rights - Kinsella Libertarianism, positive obligations and property abandonment: children's rights - Block
1:41:25
October 12, 2018
Ep. 23 - Saperavi and Disagreement!
Jake continues his adventure into Georgian wines with another Wine Man option, Saperavi. No wine this week for Mason as we want to try something interesting next week with the one he sipped on this episode. The wine Jake brought: Wine Man Saperavi Your heroes sip on their wines and discuss effective and ineffective interaction with statists and an example of a ineffective interaction Jake witnessed online.  Also, the events happening in South Africa and how it might affect wine production. Mason and Jake have a disagreement on the Homesteading Principle and Jake challenges Mason to read a paper by Walter Block, POPSICLE STICKS AND HOMESTEADING LAND FOR NATURE PRESERVES to be discussed next episode!
1:32:31
October 7, 2018
Ep. 22 - Georgian Mukuzani and Winking Owl
From his adventures at the Russian store, Jake brings a varietal to the show the guys have not tried, Saperavi. Mason ventured into Aldi’s inexpensive house brand, Winking Owl Merlot. The wine Jake brought: Wine Man Mukuzani The wine Mason brought: Winking Owl Merlot
1:22:09
September 28, 2018
Ep. 21 - Jake' Birthday Pina Cabernet Buckeye
In this special birthday episode we go back in time again to just before Jake moved to TX. It’s his birthday and Mason presents him with cabernet from a mysterious price point. Jake makes a price guess and at the end of the episode Mason reveals the true price. By far, the best wine we have had to date.   The wine we tried: Pina Cabernet Buckeye Vineyard Howell 2012(linked 2013)   Also discussed is a Pinot Noir Jake found at a store going out of business, the Food Bank and the government's role in charity, Mason and Jake’s relationship with the church and more.
1:25:08
September 21, 2018
Ep. 20 - Double Trouble Gris
In this episode we travel through time we visit Mason’s birthday episode recorded in March 2018.  Jake presents Mason with his birthday gift, two Pinot Gris, and the boys discuss compare and contrast these two Oregon Gris varietal. We also officially announce Jake’s move visit to TX and his fact finding mission. The two wines were: $20 - King Estate Pinot Gris 2015 Willamette $40 - King Estate Domaine - Single Vineyard Your hosts also talk about the CA light rail, the high speed rail and contrast it with TX and VA.  Also the guys talk about the Dylann Roof death penalty verdict, Dr Doom’s heart, forgiveness and the American justice system.
1:03:16
September 14, 2018
Ep. 19 - Etude Pinot Noir Carneros
In this episode Mason introduces Etude Pinot Noir Carneros.  Jake shares some interesting tidbits from a wine documentary he watched.  As always, your modern abolitionists ragg on the state and discuss alternatives. This time the discussion meanders around CA’s actions against those innocent straws and much much more!
1:33:42
September 7, 2018
Ep. 18 - Sauv Blanc and Feinstein Shade
In this episode, your heroes try Lanark Lane Sauv Blanc and discuss the hated Dianne Feinstein failing to get the democratic party endorsement out in ol’ CA. Other topics include the great fraudulent French Wine case of 2018. Join us for another meandering discussion of wine, liberty and musings from the either.
1:19:57
September 5, 2018
Ep. 17 - Black Stallion Cabernet
In this episode we enjoy Black Stallion Cabernet.
1:34:22
August 16, 2018
Ep. 16 - Dr Heidamanns-Bergweiler Dry Riesling
In this episode we enjoy Mason's pick, Dr Heidamanns-Bergweiler Dry Riesling.
1:23:33
August 15, 2018
Ep. 15 Nate Classic Joins Me
In this episode Nate classic joins Jake to talk aobut their long friendship and his experience working at a winery.
58:09
August 3, 2018
Ep. 14 Texas, My New Home
Join Jake and Mason for Jake's first ever episode in Texas. We are exploring a new format and experiencing some difficulties but its a ride worth joining.
1:54:12
July 30, 2018
Ep. 13 - Luigi Bosca Malbec
In this episode we wish you a merry Christmas from Jake and a happy 25th of December from Mason. To usher in the holiday, we enjoyed our first Malbec on the show, Luigi Bosca from Mendoza, Argentina.
1:43:42
July 21, 2018
Ep. 12 Geil Rheinhessen Kabinett
We enjoyed this Riesling and it's semi-dry, refreshing fruity notes with our first ever guest, Mom!
1:17:06
July 14, 2018