209. The Dirty Truths of Wine Farming and Best Practices for Consuming with Todd White

Date Aired: July 25, 2023 // Guest: Todd White

Episode Description:

Join host Courtney Bursich in this insightful episode of the Ancient Health Podcast as she welcomes special guest Todd White, founder of Dry Farm Wines, to delve into the world of wine. Together, they evaluate farming practices, hidden areas of concern, and potential health implications. Discover what to look for when shopping for wine and gain valuable insights into the toxic additives that may be present in your favorite bottle. Explore the impact of mold, the components of natural wine, GMO yeast versus natural yeast, and engage in the ongoing debate about alcohol toxins. Courtney and Todd also debunk myths surrounding the “anti-oxidant” campaign, examine the relationship between wine and the Blue Zones diet, and explore the emotional attachment and social experiences associated with wine. Tune in for a comprehensive exploration of wine's impact on health and well-being with special guest Todd White from Dry Farm Wines.
Topics Discussed:

  • Toxic farming vs natural farming
  • The additives in your wine
  • Mold and wine
  • The three components of natural wine
  • GMO yeast vs natural yeast
  • The alcohol toxin debate
  • The French paradox
  • Debunking the “anti-oxidant” campaign for heart health and wine consumption
  • Blue Zones diet and wine
  • Emotional attachment to wine and social experiences

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More About The Guest

Todd White

Todd White is the CEO of Dry Farm Wines which is, the world’s premier source of Natural Wine. In 2015 Todd became very fanatical about what he put in his body. He wanted to increase his longevity and improve the quality of his life. The question he asked was ‘How could I achieve better memory, better sleep, and elevated performance?' 

After many years in the wine business, his life is dedicated to educating and helping people make better choices about food, nutrition, and how they think about consuming alcohol. As the founder of Dry Farm Wines, a writer, speaker, and a leader in the organic/Natural Wine movement, he has widely educated communities on conscious consumption. Todd is deeply passionate about bringing people together to share love and laughter through Natural Wine.

The Health Institute

The Health Institute was founded by Dr. Josh Axe to teach the ancient principles of health to the modern world. Our mission is to empower every individual to transform their mind and body through time-tested practices and protocols that have helped people heal for thousands of years.