The Wine World Is a Stage Featuring Frank D’Ambrosio
Raymond “Le Cabaret” Sparkling Brut and Raymond “Le Cabaret” Cabernet Sauvignon
Explore the theatrical side of wine with Jean-Charles’ flamboyant sense of style and sly sense of humor.
Wine & Chocolate Featuring Chris Kollar
Buena Vista “The Countess” Red Blend, Legend Vineyard Exclusive “LVE” Cabernet Sauvignon and JCB “French Kiss” Sparkling Gamay
Discover the surprising results of partnering red wines with chocolate and how to choose combinations that are flattering to your wine.
A Toast to Our Ambassadors
Haute Couture “Limited Edition” French Bubbles, JCB No 24 Sparkling Brut and JCB GALA Vintage Champagne
Join us to raise a glass of bubbles as we celebrate the 8th anniversary of Boisset’s ground-breaking Ambassador program.
Napa Valley Heritage Featuring Cyril Chappellet
Raymond “Generations” Chardonnay, 1881 Napa Merlot, and Raymond Yountville Cabernet Sauvignon
Come along for the ride as we pay tribute to the pioneers and personalities who have made this region’s wines famous, featuring our dear friend, and legendary vintner, Cyril Chappellet!
Celebrating Victory Day Featuring Mary Dewane and Joe Anderson
Buena Vista “La Victoire” Champagne and Victory Day 1945 Red Blend
We look back at 75 years of Franco-American cooperation with a wine dedicated to remembering the end of World War II. Featuring our friends from Benovia Winery, Mary Dewane and Joe Anderson.
Mothers Day “Bijoux” Featuring Gina Gallo
JCB No 13 Crémant de Bourgogne Rosé and JCB No 3 Pinot Noir
Our most special Happy Hour yet… Jean-Charles is joined by his beloved wife and outstanding winemaker, Gina Gallo, or “Bijoux” as JC calls her, to celebrate the love of mother’s around the world!
New Releases from Wattle Creek
Wattle Creek Viognier and Wattle Creek Rockpile Zinfandel
At long last, we are celebrating the return of our beloved Viognier and thrilled to launch a Zinfandel from Sonoma’s newest Rockpile appellation.
Bubbles & Blind Tasting Featuring Steven Spurrier
JCB No 0 Sparkling Brut and JCB No 76 Chardonnay
We talk about the look to the challenges of making French-style wines in new regions and of recognizing wines by their sensory traits alone
Wine: A Sight to Behold Featuring Jim Shreve of Baccarat
JCB “Passion” Sparkling Brut, JCB No 81 Chardonnay and JCB “Passion” Red Blend
Discover the incredible power of the visual dimension of wine and how fine crystal can enhance your wine experience.
Wine Confessions Featuring Chef Kyle Connaughton
DeLoach “Estate” Chardonnay, Secret Indulgence “Secret Blend” and Secret Indulgence “Confession” Red Blend
We all have secrets. Join us as we explore wine’s uncommon ability to unlock what each of us holds within.
Vision of a New World Featuring The Count of Buena Vista
Buena Vista “Jovita’s” Chardonnay, Buena Vista “Bela’s” Pinot Noir and Buena Vista “The Sheriff” Red Blend
Transport yourself to the 1850s to learn about the people who against all odds made Buena Vista and California’s wine country what it is today.
Thirsty for Art Featuring Genevieve Janssens
1881 Napa Chardonnay and 1881 Napa Cabernet Sauvignon
We toast the art and passion of winemaking with a Napa Valley icon.
Wine and the Entrepreneurial Spirit Featuring Robert Kiyosaki
Bouchard Aîné & Fils Pommard, Legend Vineyard Exclusive “LVE Red Blend and JCB No 1 Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine is full of passion, romance and artistry, but it is also a fascinating dimension of the business world.
Wine “al Fresco” and Outdoor Grilling Featuring Liam Mayclem
GALA Champagne, Restrained Red Wine and Emancipation Red Wine
Wine may be perceived as a purely indoor pursuit, but thrives outdoors where it benefits from proximity to the wild side of Mother Nature.
The Living Theater of Nature
DeLoach “Estate” Chardonnay, DeLoach “Estate” Pinot Noir and Raymond “1 1/2 Acre” Red Blend
An inside look at what distinguishes BioDynamic viticulture through the five “actors” – the soil, the plants, the animals, the vineyardist and the cosmos.
Sonoma Superstars Featuring David Ramey
DeLoach “Le Royal” Blanc de Noir and DeLoach Green Valley Pinot Noir
Join us for a deep dive into what makes the Russian River Valley and Green Valley unique within the larger Sonoma County landscape.
Stories of Champagne Featuring Jean Rémy Rapeneau
GALA Gold Champagne
Jean-Charles sits down with his fellow Frenchman to share his family’s historied champagne house.
An Ode to Truffles Featuring Ken Frank and Robert Chang
Raymond “Signature” Chardonnay, DeLoach “Pennachio” Pinot Noir and JCB “Salon Privé” Red Blend
How do we love truffles? Let us count the ways as we taste wines that partner beautifully with these tiny fragrant treasures of the natural world.