On Tour with Ziggy the Wine Gal- Wednesdays 7:30AM
Wine Wednesday with Ziggy on the Krush
Ziggy “The Wine Gal” Eschliman — whose award-winning wine radio shows are broadcast on both coasts — has the brightest, most refreshing voice in wine and spirits today. This groovy guru of libation locks formal pretense in the cellar and embraces the pure fun and pleasures essential to enjoying wine.
“Most wine lovers value quality and like good wine but dislike the stuffiness and ritual often associated with it; that’s where I come in!” beams Ziggy. Whether it’s bubbly, Bordeaux or Zinfandel, vodka or tequila, Ziggy knows the dirt: the who, the what, the where and the why in every bottle.
Ziggy is a seasoned journalist, a highly sought-after guest speaker, a dynamic lecturer and an advocate for the good life. As an educator and a wine judge, she earns high marks and seamlessly weaves her diverse knowledge with a sense of whimsy and spontaneity.
Thanksgiving Wine Picks 2014
What cider and wines truly go with turkey? What about the perfect pie accomplice? My panel of 16 judges tried hundreds of wines blindly this year together with turkey to see what really goes. For the first time, I have included a cider feature this year. I'm finding that cider is quite the savvy seductress at the dinner table. Here are this years top picks for Thanksgiving.