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The Wine Makers – It’s the Cheese

Sheana Davis is an American cheesemaker, chef, culinary educator and owner of the Epicurean Connection in Sonoma. In 2009, Sheana proudly released her own cheese, Delice de la Vallee, which in 2010 won an ACS 1st Place. She talks about wine pairing, the history of cheese in Sonoma, and the current wave of young […]

By |April 27th, 2018|Categories: Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – 1970 Margaux

This week we welcome Ian Blessing from the French Laundry and open up some 1970 Margaux and some old non-vintage Champagne. Sam and Bart discuss the recent rain storms and how they’ll affect the vineyards.

Recorded at Bart Hansen’s house on Sonoma Mountain over-looking some of the most historic vineyards in the County.

By |April 20th, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Jeff Bundschu

This week we welcome Jeff Bundschu from the historic Gundlach-Bundschu Winery. This Sonoma landmark planted vines in 1858 and has been harvesting grapes ever since. Jeff shares his deep passion of music and wine, and their relationship to each other in his own life. We learn about his family hi-jacking a train and kidnapping […]

By |April 13th, 2018|Categories: Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Innovation and Heritage

From the World-Famous Rhone Room in Sonoma, CA a conversation with two of Sonoma’s most innovative vintners ever, Morgan Twain Peterson and Chris Cottrell.

Discussing their ideas for an extensive new line of wines, saving Heritage Vineyards and what the ‘wine life’ is really all about. Drop by the General Hooker House when you’re in […]

By |April 6th, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Well Blended

Catchin’ up on everything wine and fun, the guys blend their own wines with new fruit from Dane Cellars. Direct from the barrel, we all blended our own mixture.  I was a bit heavy on the Syrah according to the instructor, Bart Hansen. Penalty Laps for Myers.

By |March 30th, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||2 Comments

The Wine Makers – Caught between Rose’ & Grenache

The Wine Maker’s guest today is the man who helped put Zin in every store in the country, Peter Mathis. Peter grows his fruit (now mostly Grenache) and makes his wine here in Sonoma. Peter’s Grenache and Rose’ are beautiful and the conversation is great.

By |March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – The Art

Land, Weather, Fruit and the art of winemaking. Bart, Brian and Sam discuss all of these and more on this week’s episode.

By |March 9th, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment

The Wine Makers – Tom Gendall

EP41: Tom Gendall from Cline Cellars, joins The Wine Makers to talk land, fruit and winemaking. Tom’s insights to making high quality yet accessible wines, gives us all a new way of looking at the wine we buy and drink.

By |March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||2 Comments

The Wine Makers – Weather or not

The guys tackle the issue of the strange weather patterns we’ve had this year and how it might affect the crop and of course what they’re doing about it right now.

By |February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||0 Comments

The Wine Makers – Maureen Cottingham

The long anticipated interview with Maureen Cottingham, Executive Director of the Sonoma Valley Vintners and Growers Alliance. Their events are among the most popular in all of California’s wine making regions, visit them at SonomaValleyWine.com

By |February 16th, 2018|Categories: Displayed on Home Page, Podcast Player, The Wine Makers, The Wine Makers Blog||1 Comment