Podcast #93-Rosemary Cakebread of Gallica Wine.

July

30th

2013

When it comes to Napa Valley….Cab is King.  But even certain Cabs stand out above the crowd.  We spoke with Rosemary Cakebread in June of this year.  Special thanks to Terry Hall for setting up this interview.

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Jessica talks about the art of caramel pairing

July

30th

2013

To pair or not to pair….with caramel…..our wine educator Jessica Bell talks about the magic of pairing wine with caramels.  Learn more at www.mywineschool.com

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Podcast #92-Lynn Grace, co-owner of Wise Acre Vineyard in Napa Valley

June

26th

2013

We visited with Wise Acre Vineyard co owner Lynn Grace back in June of this year at her home and vineyard in Deer Park.  Kirk Grace is her husband and partner.  To really understand biodynamic farming is to listen to Lynn and Kirk’s story.

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Podcast #91-Armen Khachaturian, National Sales Manager for Ehlers Estate

June

26th

2013

Ehlers Estate National Sales Manager, Armen Khachaturian paid the LBTV studios a visit a month ago to give us his perspective on wine and Ehlers Estate.

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Jessica talks about to drink or to dump?

June

26th

2013

This month our wine educator, Jessica Bell, talks about drinking or dumping…..something we all need to understand.  Learn all about Jessica at www.mywineschool.com.

 

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Podcast #90, June 2013-Auction Napa Valley 2013, Part One

June

6th

2013

Auction Napa Valley 2013 raised $16.9 million dollars this year.  Take as listen to this four part program to see how it happened.  The list of interviews on part one are as follows:

Part One:

1-Jean-Charles Boisset/Boisset Family Estates

2-Garen Staglin/Staglin Family Vineyard

3-Chef Greg Cole/Cole’s Chop House

4-Monty & Sara Preiser/Shadowbox Cellars

5-Bruce Cakebread/Cakebread Cellars

6-Chef Michou Cornu/Boisset Family Estates

7-Judd Finkelstein/Judd’s Hill

8-Katharine DeSante/DeSante Wines

9-John & Barbara Shafer/Shafer Vineyards

10-Stephanie DiMasi/Juslyn Vineyards

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Podcast #90, June 2013-Auction Napa Valley 2013, Part Two

June

6th

2013

Podcast #90, Auction Napa Valley 2013 interviews are as follows:

Part Two:

11-Rick Jones/Jones Family Vineyards

12-The Q Restaurant Napa

13-Linda Neal/Tierra Roja

14- Mike Martini/Louis Martini

15-Guillaume Thienpont & Chris Phelps/Swanson Vineyards

16-Brooks Painter/Castello Di Amorosa

17-Jon Ruel/Trefethen Family Vineyards

18-Robin Lail/Lail Vineyards

19-Sue Bartolucci & Frank Englebert/Madonna Family Estate

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Podcast #90, June 2013-Auction Napa Valley 2013 Part Three

June

6th

2013

Podcast #90, Auction Napa Valley 2013 interviews are as follows:

Part Three:

20-Ann Ennis/Knighton Family Vineyards

21-Patrick Kellaher/Mustards Grill

22-Jean Hoefliger/Alpha Omega

23-Jeffrey Stambor/Beaulieu Vineyard

24-Ludovic Dervin/Mumm Napa

25-Bruce Regalia/Clif Family Winery

26-Pam Starr/Crocker&Starr

27-Rebecca Ary/Duckhorn

28-Barry & Jennifer Waitte/Tamber Bey

29-ANV volunteer

30-Sam Baxter/Terra Valentine

31-Steve & Jennifer McPherson/Promise

32-Karen Cakebread/Ziata

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Podcast #90, June 2013-Auction Napa Valley 2013, Part Four

June

6th

2013

The interviews for part four of Podcast #90, Auction Napa Valley 2013:

Part Four:

33-Ann Vauder/Red Mare Wine.

34-Top Chef Harold Dieterle-Season 1

35-Top Chef Hosea Rosenberg Season 5

36-Top Chef Richard Blais Season 8 AllStars

37-Top Chef Stephanie Izard-Season 4

38-Top Chef Ilan Hall & father-Season 2

39-Top Chef Chris Hanmer Season 2 Just Desserts

40-Paul Leary/Blackbird Vineyards

41-Top Chef Hung Huynh-Season 3

42-Bill Phelps/Joseph Phelps

43-Ron & Roberta Sciandri/Sciandri Family Vineyards

44-Jake Krausz/Arkenstone Vineyards

45-Joel & Amy Aiken/Meander/Amici/Conspire/Aiken Wines

46-Larry Stone/Quintessa

Podcast #89, May 2013-Elizabeth Vianna of Chimney Rock Winery

May

25th

2013

This is our second visit with Elizabeth.  We originally spoke to her way back in March of 2010 for Podcast #14.  Full length interviews aside, we’ve also recorded many brief chats with her during Auction Napa Valley as well as Premiere Napa Valley.  This time Elizabeth was visiting Milwaukee and after an exceptional trade tasting, we hurried her up to the studio to talk wine in detail.

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Podcast #88, May 2013-Michael Scholz of St. Supery Vineyards & Winery

May

9th

2013

On this program we visit with Winemaker Michael Scholz of St. Supery Vineyards & Winery in Napa Valley.  Learn more about Michael & St. Supery at www.stsupery.com

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Jessica Bell talks about the seeds of our future….

May

9th

2013

This month, our wine educator Jessica Bell talks about ‘the seeds of our future’…..

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Podcast #87, April 2013-Alex Ryan of Duckhorn Vineyards, Part One

April

23rd

2013

This is part one of our interview with Duckhorn Vineyards President and CEO, Alex Ryan.  We interviewed Alex at the Duckhorn Winery in Napa in February of this year.

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Podcast #87, April 2013-Alex Ryan of Duckhorn Vineyards, Part Two

April

23rd

2013

This is part two of our interview with Duckhorn President and CEO, Alex Ryan.  We interviewed Alex at the Duckhorn Winery in February of this year.

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Podcast #86, April 2013-Bob Long of Montagna Napa Valley, Part One.

April

19th

2013

Bob Long is partner at Montagna Napa Valley, located on Pritchard Hill in Napa Valley.  We visited Bob at his home on the mountain in February of this year.  This is part one of the program.

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Podcast #86, April 2013-Bob Long of Montagna Napa Valley, Part Two

April

19th

2013

Bob Long is partner at Montagna Napa Valley, located on Pritchard Hill in Napa Valley.  We visited Bob at his home on the mountain in February of this year.  This is the final installment of the program.

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Jessica talks all about Bordeaux

March

29th

2013

This month wine educator Jessica Bell tells us about Bordeaux….for all us.

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Podcast #85, March 2013-Henrik Poulsen of Release Winery.

March

18th

2013

Henrik Poulsen along with partners Erik and Mandi Ackerman are celebrating the first vintage of their label Release Winery. We spoke with Henrik in February of 2013 at Alpha Omega Winery. Learn more at www.releasewinery.com.

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Jessica Bell talks about DIY Wine, March 2013.

March

18th

2013

This month our wine educator Jessica Bell talks about DIY wine. Learn about Jessica at www.mywineschool.com.

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Podcast #84, March 2013-Premiere Napa Valley 2013 Part One

March

5th

2013

Welcome to the first installment of three of Premiere Napa Valley 2013. The interviews are as follows:
1. Bill Taplin-Taplin Cellars
2. Paul Skinner-Sequum
3. Clay & Brenda Cockerell-Coquerel Family Estate
4. Julie Hoskins-Chic le Chef
5. Bo Barrett-Chateau Montelena
6. Stephanie di Masi-Juslyn Vineyards
7. Rebecca Peacock-Peacock Family Vineyards
8. Tor Kenward-Tor Kenward Family Wines
9. Michael Scholz-St. Supery Vineyards
10. Robin Lail-Lail Vineyards
11. Tim Porter-Porter Family Vineyards
12. David Marchesi-Paraduxx
13. Adam Fox-Canard Vineyard

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