On The Wine Road

Raventos Codorniu Sparkling & Greg LaFollette’s New Venture

On this show, the delightful Ana Diogo-Draper of Artesa Vineayrds and Winery in Napa Valley’s Carneros region joins me with talk about the new sparkling wine being produced by their parent company, Raventós Codorníu. Although they are

Balletto Vineyards’ Winemaker Anthony Beckman

On this show Anthony shared a crazy story of how this former newspaper journalist saw the writing on the wall, so to speak, and pursued a career that supports his other love, good food and excellent wine…that

My 7th Anniversary Celebration

On this show from October 17th, I took a fond look, or listen, back to a number of interviews featuring interesting, humorus, people in the wine industry, and those who pass through from time to time. I’ll

California Wine Month

Every year events occur at wineries and tasting rooms throughout the state in celebration of California Wine Month. As you may suspect, this year is quite different. There are a few in-person events but most are taking

Sonoma County’s New Bricoleur Vineyards

For this show I traveled up to Windsor to meet Mark Hanson and his daughter Sarah of Bricoleur Vineyards. You’ll hear about this beautiful, spacious wine estate that just opened Memorial Day weekend. The wines are fantastic