OCTOBER 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.)

Friday, October 1

WINE MEETS TECH WITH PIX CEO PAUL MABRAY
Meet the mind behind the world’s first wine discovery platform, as we talk wine tech and envision the infinite possibilities.
Featuring:
JCB Infinity Brut and JCB Passion Red Blend

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Monday, October 4

BRINGING THE SPIRIT OF NAPA VALLEY TO CHOCOLATE MAKING WITH EARTH & SKY’S ROBBIE SCHMIDT
Which pairs best with chocolate: dry wine or sweet wine? The answer is both, of course, but the secret is to match the sugar content of your chocolate to the wine’s degree of dryness.
Featuring:
Buena Vista “Raison d’Etre” Merlot and Buena Vista Tokaji Aszú

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Wednesday, October 6

MASTERING THE WORLD WITH MASTER SOMMELIER EVAN GOLDSTEIN
Want to learn to taste wine with focus? Learn to taste blind the professional way with one of the world’s most energetic and irrepressible Master Sommeliers.
Featuring:
JCB No 34 Brut Rosé

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Friday, October 8

RAISING CAIN WITH WINEGROWER & CAIN GENERAL MANAGER CHRIS HOWELL
Learn how one incredible winery put Napa Valley’s Spring Mountain District on the map and what continues to distinguish their wines today.
Featuring:
Cain wines and Foreverness Blanc de Blancs

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Monday, October 11

A GRAND OPENING WORTH CELEBRATING WITH DIRECTOR OF WINE SCOTT TARWATER
We reveal a new wine created to celebrate the Grand Opening of The Palm restaurant in Houston!
Featuring:
2018 Butcher’s Choice Cabernet Sauvignon

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Wednesday, October 13

THE ESSENTIAL NAPA VALLEY COOKBOOK WITH AUTHORS JESS LANDER AND ALEX RUBIN
Discover a first-of-its-kind collection of recipes from top Napa Valley restaurants and chefs created to provide Pandemic relief to Napa restaurant workers.
Featuring:
1881 Napa Chardonnay and 1881 Napa Cabernet Sauvignon

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Friday, October 15

THE JUDGMENT OF NAPA WITH LUXURY WINE TRAVEL CONCIERGE ANGELA DUERR AND PETER MARKS, MW
We’ll recap the recent Judgment of Napa tasting and learn more about this touching tribute to our dear departed friend Steven Spurrier.
Featuring:
Bride Valley Wines

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Monday, October 18

BUILDING A BETTER NAPA COUNTY WITH COMMUNITY LEADER SUZANNE BESÚ TRUCHARD
Meet a candidate for county supervisor with strong commitments to economic and environmental sustainability and protecting Napa County’s rural, agricultural heritage.
Featuring: Raymond Nostalgic Napa County Chardonnay and Raymond Nostalgic Napa County Merlot

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Wednesday, October 20

FORAGED FOODS WITH CHEF REBECCA PEIZER
Learn about the many delicious foods that can be foraged from our bountiful earth with a Culinary Institute of America teacher and Chef.
Featuring:
La Captive Sonoma Apple Cider and Lyeth Sonoma County Red Blend

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Friday, October 22

THE WINE WEATHER FORECAST WITH METEOROLOGIST DREW ANDERSON
We’ll get expert guidance on why it is that the climate of coastal California is so very wine-friendly thanks to its reliably large “diurnal swing” from daytime high to nighttime low.
Featuring:
Buena Vista Jovita’s Selection Chardonnay and Buena Vista Alexander Valley Zinfandel

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Monday, October 25

ELEVATING HAPPINESS WITH PH.D. CHEMIST AND ENTREPRENEUR DR. HOBY WEDLER
We’ll meet a sensory scientist who channels his passion for improving people’s lives by using flavor and experiences to increase overall happiness.
Featuring:
Secret Indulgence “Imaginarium” Brut and Secret Indulgence “Tarot” Cabernet Sauvignon

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Wednesday, October 27

WHAT IT TAKES TO WIN WITH WINE JUDGE & COMPETITION DIRECTOR RICH COOK
Peek behind the curtain of the mysterious wine competition world through the eyes of one of its most experienced veterans who has served as a judge on juries and now handles the execution of competitions himself.
Featuring:
DeLoach Mendocino Chardonnay and DeLoach Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir

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Friday, October 29

THE MODERN-DAY NÉGOCIANT WITH MASTER SOMMELIER MICHAEL JORDAN
Learn how a sommelier and pinot-phile is bringing the négociant tradition of Burgundy to life in California’s wine country.
Featuring:
JCB No 22 Pinot Noir

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