Video: Where are We Now with Women in Wine?

  You won’t want to miss our live video chat with Cathy Huyghe, Wine Columnist, Forbes Magazine! Join us Sunday, March 4 at 6 pm EST right here (click on this link below): www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on “Get Reminder” on the page above to get notified when we go live. Also click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons so you don’t miss any other shows, including impromptu interviews.   We’ll be chatting about how wine is marketed to women, mistaken stereotypes about women’s purchasing and drinking behaviour, women who work in the industry, plus other related issues. Watch previous episodes of […]

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Video: What is the Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers (CAPS)?

You won’t want to miss our live video chat with Lesley Brown, new CAPS BC President Join us Sunday, April 8 at 6 pm EST right here (click on this link below): www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons on this Facebook page to get notified when we go live. Click on the arrow above to hear Lesley’s story about becoming the Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers BC President. Watch previous episodes of the Sunday Sipper Club (SSC) and find out who’s coming up next.   Lesley Brown Lesley is the BC Sales Manager at Bacchus Group and a […]

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The Smart Women Behind the Wine for Dummies Books (Video): Mary Ewing-Mulligan MW

You won’t want to miss our live video chat with Mary Ewing-Mulligan MW – head of the International Wine Center, and co-author of several wine books! Join us Sunday, May 20 at 6 pm EST right here (click on this link below): www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons on this Facebook page to get notified when we go live. Click on the arrow above to hear Mary’s stories about her various books on Wine For Dummies. Watch previous episodes of the Sunday Sipper Club (SSC) and find out who’s coming up next.     Mary Ewing-Mulligan MW President, International […]

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The Shadow World of Wine Forgery (Video): In Vino Duplicitas by Pete Hellman

  You won’t want to miss our live video chat with Pete Hellman – Journalist & Author! Join us Sunday, March 18 at 6 pm EST right here (click on this link below): www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons on this Facebook page to get notified when we go live. Click on the arrow above to hear Pete’s story about becoming a best selling author and sleuth. Watch previous episodes of the Sunday Sipper Club (SSC) and find out who’s coming up next.         Rudy Kurniawan and Friends             Rudy […]

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What are the Latest Trends in Social Media and Wine (Video)?

  You won’t want to miss our live video chat with Julien Miquel, talking about the Latest Trends in Social Media and Wine! Join us Sunday, March 11 at 6 pm EST right here (click on this link below): www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons on this Facebook page to get notified when we go live. Click on the arrow above to hear Julien’s story about becoming an International Wine Expert – Winemaker. Watch previous episodes of the Sunday Sipper Club (SSC) and find out who’s coming up next.   Julien Miquel   After a 10-year winemaking career […]

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The Red Wine Diet Book (Video) with Dr. Roger Corder

    You won’t want to miss our live video chat with Roger Corder, author of The Red Wine Diet Book! Join us Sunday, May 27 at 6 pm EST right here (click on this link below): www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons on this Facebook page to get notified when we go live. Click on the arrow above to hear Roger’s story about the very latest ground-breaking research on wine’s nutritional lifestyle. Watch previous episodes of the Sunday Sipper Club (SSC) and find out who’s coming up next.       Roger Corder Roger Corder is Professor […]

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8 Sexy Wine + Food Pairings: Aphrodisiac Wines

  Pairing wine with aphrodisiac foods sparked a passionate debate on CTV’s Canada AM. (It’s never to early too think about it … wine, that is.) We’ll match libido-lifting dishes with different wine types to stimulate all of your senses. Many ingredients have historically been considered aphrodisiacs, sometimes because the food physically resembled male private parts (avocados, which according to the Aztecs, grew on the testicle tree) to their female counterparts (oysters and figs). Other foods, such as chili peppers, provoked the fiery passion of love, with its increased heart beat and sweating. Yet other foods may have contained minerals […]

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Live Video Wine Tasting with Jane Masters, Master of Wine and Opimian

Our guest this evening is Chairman of the Institute of Masters of Wine (IMW). She herself became a Master of Wine (MW) in 1997. She is also selects all of the wines for the Opimian Society, Canada’s largest wine buying club. And she joins me live now from California: Welcome to the Sunday Sipper Club Jane Masters! P.S. Tune in here for our next Live Video Wine Tasting: www.nataliemaclean.com/live Click on the “Follow” and “Like” buttons on this Facebook page to get notified when we go live. We’ll be simultaneously broadcasting on Facebook Live, YouTube Live Stream and Twitter Live […]

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Wine + Chocolate Killer Combos: Valentine’s Day Video

In our second video chat above, Master Chocolatier Derrick Tu Tan Pho reveals more of his secrets for pairing wine and chocolate, especially for Valentine’s Day. He’s also designed some lovely chocolate creations, and suggests rosemary-infused chocolate with habanero sea salt as an aprodisiac that pairs amazingly well with prosciutto and cheese (and a bear skin rug in front of a blazing fireplace) … What are your tips on pairing solid chocolate with wine? How about chocolate with raspberry or blackberry filling? How about Valentine’s Day? Anything special for the chocolate versus chocolate we enjoy at other times of the […]

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Liquor up Your Lover on Valentine’s Day

I’ll be chatting with the hosts of the CBC radio drive-home shows from coast to coast this Thursday and Friday about wines for Valentine’s Day. But we’re going to depart from the usual natter about which wines are most seductive or how to pair them with chocolate. We’ll go straight to the heart of the matter: how do you liquor up your lover on February 14? More specifically, we’ll talk about why wines are getting more alcoholic these days and how does that affect their taste and ours? Is this just a cultural trend of winemakers responding to the market? Is […]

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