Wine Education

CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: August 22nd, 2013
Here’s what Monique Soltani covered on this week’s wine radio show, Wine Oh TV on Radioslot.com. Napa Valley’s newest A.V.A is home to an A-list line up, we meet the folks from Purlieu Wines. Then, Champagne isn’t just a drink it’s a lifestyle. We get up close and personal with the author of The Champagne
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: August 15th, 2013
The taste of victory was ever so sweet today aboard the SS Jeremiah O’Brien located at San Francisco’s, Pier 45. 50 Napa Valley Vintners poured their wines for an exclusive trade and media tasting during Louis Vuitton Cup Semi-Finals racing aboard the WWII battleship located at Fisherman’s Wharf, the city’s most popular tourist spot. The SS Jeremiah
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: August 15th, 2013
You wouldn’t expect to find a New York based cheesemaker at wine festival in Carmel, but it seems fitting to pair zesty cheeses with acid driven wines like you find in Monterey county. At the Monterey Winegrower’s Annual Winemaker’s Celebration at the Barnyard in Carmel, last Saturday, I was lucky to encounter Yancey’s Fancy Cheeses,
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Education, Women in Wine   |   DATE: August 14th, 2013
Winemaking 101 with Julie Johnson: Veraison The summer travel season may be in full swing for most folks but for winemakers and grape growers there is no rest for the weary. Now is the time when the grapes start to show their true colors and come to life. On July 26, 2013, I headed back
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: August 12th, 2013
Going Green at the Mendocino Wine Competition: This is the only wine competition I’ve ever judged where we were “paid” in cheese. Not just any cheese, but amazing local sheep and goat cheeses produced by royal Farmstead cheese dairy in Boonville, owned and operated by Sarah Cahn Bennett, the daughter of Ted Bennett and Debra
CATEGORY: Wine Education   |   DATE: June 27th, 2013
Here’s what Monique Soltani covered on this week’s wine radio show, Wine Oh TV on Radioslot.com. We take a tour of Tuscany and uncover the wines of Chianti Classico. Then we try a new summertime wine from a family who’s been making wine in the Napa Valley for over 30 years. After that, it’s time