August 2021 Episodes

New Episodes Air Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 6:00 pm; Tuesday and Thursday at 4:00 pm. (All times are PST.)

Monday, August 2

MAKING WINE THE ORGANIC WAY WITH MENDOCINO WINEMAKER RANDY MEYER
We’ll explore soulful wines from a family-owned estate that helped pioneer organic viticulture in Mendocino County.
Featuring:
BARRA of Mendocino 2018 Petit Sirah

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Wednesday, August 4

LOTSA MOZZA WITH CHEF NASH COGNETTI
Jean-Charles learns to make fresh mozzarella at one of Napa Valley’s top event venues, Tre Posti in St. Helena.
Featuring:
Wattle Creek Sparkling Zinfandel and Wattle Creek White Blend

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Friday, August 6

TOWN & COUNTY WITH NAPA COUNTY SUPERVISOR ALFREDO PEDROZA
Napa Valley is home to America’s most prestigious vineyards and wines from the larger Napa County are getting more attention as well!
Featuring:
Raymond “Nostalgic” Napa County Chardonnay and Raymond Generations Cabernet Sauvignon

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Monday, August 9

KEEPING IT SURREAL WITH ALCHEMY OF DREAMS PAINTER STANISLAS KOSTKA
Explore two of our favorite Alchemy of Dreams wines with the two creators of this incredible artist’s series featuring surrealist paintings.
Featuring:
JCB Alchemy of Dreams “Five Senses” Pinot Noir and JCB Alchemy of Dreams “Femininity” Red Blend

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Wednesday, August 11

GETTING RIGHT SIDE UP WITH SIDEWAYS AUTHOR REX PICKETT
We explore Pinot Noirs from both Marin and Mendocino Counties with the man who helped fuel the grape’s popularity.
Featuring:
Buena Vista Private Reserve Chardonnay

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Friday, August 13

PROBIOTIC COCKTAILS WITH SOUL FIXX CEO ERIK FRITZ & MASTER BREWER RUBEN MORENO
Discover the smooth flavor of chef-inspired kombuchas and how well they marry with JCB’s own luxury spirits distilled from premium Burgundy wines.
Featuring:
JCB Vodka

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Monday, August 16

CAN YOU SAY “SOMLYAY”? WITH AWARD-WINNING WINE CONSULTANT ERIK SEGELBAUM
Explore the joys of lesser-known Burgundy styles with a leading sommelier and popularizer of fine wines.
Featuring:
Jean-Claude Boisset Bourgogne Aligoté “Les Moutots” and Jean-Claude Boisset Marsannay Rouge

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Wednesday, August 18

INSIDE AMERICA’S ORIGINAL WINE CLUB WITH PAUL KALEMKIARIAN
Hear the incredible story of how a California pharmacist created the Wine of the Month Club and how his son still personally selects each and every featured wine.
Featuring:
Buena Vista The Count’s Selection Roussanne and The Sheriff of Buena Vista Red Blend

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Friday, August 20

HOW TO DRINK LIKE A BILLIONAIRE WITH WINE AUTHOR MARK OLDMAN
One of the wine world’s most irrepressible personalities joins us to talk about why you need never overpay for wine again.
Featuring:
Fortant Terroir d’Altitude Viognier and Fortant Terroir d’Altitude Malbec

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Monday, August 23

PINOT NOIR IS THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE WITH MASTER SOMMELIER LARRY STONE
A sommelier turned vintner shares his passion for the world’s most expressive red grape.
Featuring:
Lingua Franca Tongue ‘n Cheek Pinot Noir, Lingua Franca Chardonnay, Vougeraie Terres de Famille Bourgogne Pinot Noir, and DeLoach Maboroshi Vineyard Pinot Noir

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Wednesday, August 25

WHERE MATH MEETS PUBLIC HEALTH WITH COMPUTATIONAL EPIDEMIOLOGIST DR. YULIN HSWEN
We meet a specialist in the pursuit of uncomfortable truths whose research seeks to identify authentic attitudes, feelings, and beliefs that influence health.
Featuring:
Foreverness Chardonnay and Foreverness Cabernet Sauvignon

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Friday, August 27

ULITMATE HOSPITALITY WITH GLOBAL HOTEL PHENOM JEAN-LOUIS BOTTIGLIERO
This lifelong luxury hotelier shares his secrets for creating unforgettable experiences.
Featuring: Jean-Claude Boisset Beaune 1er Cru “Les Grèves”

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Monday, August 30

FUNNY THAT WAY WITH COMEDY PIONEER JULIA SCOTTI, FILMMAKER SUSAN SANDLER & NEWSWOMAN CATHY CALDWELL – Meet trans comedian Julia Scotti and the writer who produced and directed a poignant documentary about her incredible comeback story. Watch the Trailer
Featuring:
JCB No 21 Sparkling Brut, Wattle Creek California Rosé, and Wattle Creek Alexander Valley Cabernet-Shiraz