Jason Wise and Jonah Beer, vice president of Frog Leap's Winery, sit down to talk about Jonah's remarkable journey from a Mennonite background into the wine industry.
Vanessa Conlin, a Master of Wine describes the process of that certification, how hard it is to pass, and how she went from a celebrated opera singer to one of America's leading wine professionals. We also discuss the WineaPAWlooza wine auction featuring some of the rarest bottles in Napa Valley.
Jason Wise and Master Sommelier Jill Zimorski discuss the recent Court of Master Sommeliers scandal, which Jill was wrapped up in. Jason also welcomes Jill to the SOMM TV team and her new podcast, Reading & Drinking, launches soon. Be sure to subscribe.
The tables are turned this week as Jason Wise is interviewed by Master Sommelier Sabato Sagaria about the new movie The Delicacy, the lessons Jason learned along the way, and the scariest thing that happened during filming.