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Wine Women – Melissa Smith, Certified Sommelier, Enotrias pt2

EP19: Melissa Smith, aka “The Sommelier to the Silicon Valley Stars” and owner of Enotrias, returns as a guest on the show, discussing her unique services with the show’s hosts. Also, continuing to serve as a guest co-host on today’s show is Patti Neumann, a brand manager and digital […]

Wine Women – Melissa Smith, Certified Sommelier, Enotrias

EP18: Melissa Smith, aka “The Sommelier to the Silicon Valley Stars,” guest on the show, discussing her unique services, beyond the typical sommelier’s, with the show’s hosts. Also, serving as a guest co-host on today’s show is Patti Neumann, marketing and social media director for several boutique wineries in […]

Wine Women – Philippe Langner, Hesperian Wines

EP17: Philippe Langner decided to start his own wine brand in the true West despite his peripatetic life in Central America, South Asia, South America, Africa, and Europe. In homage to the Garden of the Hesperides, Hesperian’s vineyard, at 1,400-foot elevation overlooking the valley from atop Napa’s Atlas Peak, […]

Wine Women – Kim Cotter, Don Sebastiani & Son

EP16: Kim Cotter, Controller at Don Sebastiani & Sons, joins the hosts to discuss the behind-the-scenes end of wine company management. Kim never set out to work in the wine industry. Yet it was through her lengthy travels that she fell in love with wine and eventually landed in […]

Wine Women Radio – Gina Gallo

EP15: Honorary Sonoma County Wine Auction Co-Chair Gina Gallo, Vice President of Estate Winemaking for E. & J. Gallo Winery, guests on the podcast to discuss this year’s auction activities and lots. Talking with hosts Lisa Adams Walter, Marcia Macomber and Misty Roudebush Cain, Gina, and auction Managing Director […]

Wine Women Radio – Vanessa Conlin

EP14: As Head of Wine at WineAccess.com, Vanessa Conlin, has witnessed major shifts in the direct-to-consumer (DTC) wine marketplace. Guesting on the podcast, Vanessa talks with the hosts about WineAccess’ unique offering to wine consumers: Her team tastes over 20,000 of the world’s best wines every year in search […]

Wine Women – Diana Eakle Hawkins

EP13: The Pope Valley Winery was founded in 1897 by Ed Haus as Burgundy Winery & Olive Oil Factory. A century later in 1997, the Eakle family purchased the historic winery and gave it a new life as Pope Valley Winery. In 2009 the next generation of Eakles stepped […]

Wine Women Radio – Mid-Summer Wine Stories

The show hosts, Lisa Adams Walter, Marcia Macomber and Misty Roudebush Cain, catch up on wine industry news, including developments in the vineyard: veraison is the onset of ripening when grapes begin to turn purple. Lisa is the founder of boutique PR agency Adams Walter Communications. She is also […]

Wine Women Radio – Jen Walsh, La Crema

EP11: Jen Walsh, Winemaker at LA CRÈMA (lacrema.com), guests on the podcast to celebrate the winery’s 40 years of winemaking excellence in the Russian River Valley. The family-owned and operated winery has focused exclusively on cool-climate coastal appellations. Tune in to learn about La Crema’s long history in the […]

Wine Women – Alison Smith-Story

EP10: Alison Smith-Story joins the hosts to share her story of founding Smith Story Wine Cellars (smithstorywinecellars.com), with her husband Eric, after eloping to Hawaii. Their wines are made with respect for the land, kindness for the grower, and love from the winemaker. “Wine is our life, […]