Feb 9, 2023
Wine Road Podcast Episode 168
Sponsored by Ron Rubin Winery
Episode 168 | Ed Morris, Winemaker at Ron Rubin Winery
Beth and Marcy taste the new Pam’s Un-oaked Cabernet Sauvignon with Ed Morris, winemaker at Ron Rubin Winery, and learn more about what’s new and happening at Ron Rubin winery.
Wine of The Day: Ron Rubin Winery 2021 Pam’s Unoaked Cabernet Sauvignon
Podcast Sponsor: Ron Rubin Winery
0:56 Wine of the Day: Pam’s Unoaked Cabernet Sauvignon! Ed tells us what the thoughts were behind the making the wine. It has moxie!
8:57 Harvest time the best time of year and Ed says that’s why he got into winemaking, it’s a special feeling that involves the whole community.
9:20 Ed knew he had made it when Pam said how happy she was with the result of the Unoaked Cabernet Sauvignon.
11:00 Thoughtful innovation is driving the wine program at Ron Rubin. The options for making unoaked wines have many possibilities. Texture is key.
13:40 Ed listens to the consumers and that is part of his process when he makes a wine.
15:43 What’s new at the winery. No tasting room at the winery but if you call they will do what they can to accommodate you.
16:35 Shout out to Ben, Ron Rubin Texas Sales Rep!
And congratulations to Diane DiRoma on her promotion to VP Sales and General Manager for Ron Rubin brands.
21:00 Ed is out on the road this year sharing the brand philosophy with customers.
22:00 Ron Rubin Winery became a B Corp which is a huge achievement.
23:00 Ron Rubin started the Saving Lives Program that provides a defibrillator to any winery that wants on and takes the training. Ron’s reason for starting the program was because it’s all about taking care of customers.
24:45 New sustainability initiatives coming soon. At Ron Rubin, Stay tuned!
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