Al Brounstein of Diamond Creek separated his vineyard by terroir and was the first winery to sell their wine for $100. Boots Brounstein, his wife, recently pased away at the age of 92, leaving a legacy of kindness and innovation in the Napa valley. This was one of her last interviews.
In 2008, a film came out about the 1976 Judgment of Paris. It featured Alan Rickman as Steven Spurrier and an all-star cast set in Napa. There was only one problem, Steven Spurrier wasn't told. Hear Steven and Bella Spurrier's thoughts on the film and being portrayed by the iconic actor.
Celebrating the 45th anniversary of the Judgment of Paris, Shakera recommends three wines from wineries in the tasting including Chalone Estate Chardonnay, Chateau Montelena Napa Valley Chardonnay, and Freemark Abbey Chardonnay.
One of Napa’s most historic and respected wineries kept their style of winemaking the same when everyone else changed. Sitting at the top of the Mayacamas Range from which it gets its name, Mayacamas is extremely difficult to get an appointment, but this episode takes you into a never-before-seen...
The journey of a venerated French winemaking family and a French winemaker who found their story in Napa Valley. Featuring winemakers from past to present, this episode explores their history and the wine style that landed them a spot in the Judgment of Paris Tasting.
A winemaking journey spanning 45 years, Cathy Corison has found herself loved by collectors, sommeliers, and critics, but her path wasn’t always easy. This is the story of a woman with incredible talent and drive to become a winemaker in the Napa Valley.
Jill and Steve Matthiasson have defied the norms of Napa since the moment they began making wine. By starting with farming, they have crafted a very different wine than many expect from the Napa Valley. To learn more about Matthiasson, visit https://www.matthiasson.com/
Behrens Family Winery is a boutique winery in the truest sense. Owned by Les Behrens and Lisa Drinkward, who’ve made wine under the Behrens & Hitchcock label since 1993, Behrens Family Winery produces small lots of six or seven wines a year at its winery perched high on top of Spring Mountain in ...