Marcy, Mark Elcombe and Beth with wine for episode 203
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 203

In Episode 203, Marc Elcombe, the Home Place Manager at Sonoma-Cutrer, provides a full-bodied exploration of the winery. Famed for its Chardonnays, he dives into the craftsmanship of the 2021 vintage Chardonnay, and the careful balance between oak and fruit flavors. This episode offers a glimpse into the passionate dedication behind Sonoma-Cutrer’s award-winning offerings. Sonoma-Cutrer […]

Liana / Jun 13, 2024
Marcy, Dustin Moilanen and Beth with wine for episode 202
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 202

This week, Dustin Moilanen, co-founder and director of winemaking at ACTA, takes us behind the scenes of their unique winemaking process. The episode sheds light on the philosophy behind the name ACTA Non Verba, shortened to ACTA, which translates to ‘Deeds Not Words,’ aptly representing the brand’s ethos. Dustin introduces listeners to ACTA’s signature red […]

Liana / May 30, 2024
Marcy, Carol Shelton and Beth with wine for episode 201
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 201

In Episode 201 of the podcast, revered winemaker Carol Shelton delves into the creation and features of her new favorite wine, her 2022 Coquille Blanc. Carol also unveils her fondness for the art of food and wine pairing, alongside the distinct attributes of Coquille Blanc, underscoring her dedication to and mastery of her craft. In […]

Liana / May 22, 2024
Richard Ross, Marcy and Beth with wine for episode 200
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 200!

In this milestone 200th episode of The Wine Road podcast, hosts Beth and Marcy, along with guest Richard Ross, discuss the show’s success, the significance of sound quality, and their favorite wines. They reflect on the evolution of the podcast, the chemistry they’ve developed as co-hosts, and the impact the podcast has had on their […]

Liana / Apr 26, 2024
From left to Right: Beth, Michele, Coco and Marcy in front of Threshold Studios a red building
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 199

Get ready to pop the cork and crank up the tunes with Rockin’ Vino Radio. Hosts Michelle Marquez and Coco Sturzenbach explore the fascinating intersection where music meets wine. These seasoned professionals chat with winemakers, musicians, and chefs, revealing unique insights on how music impacts the perception and enjoyment of wine. The show began in […]

Liana / Apr 17, 2024
From left to right: Beth, Lucas Meeker, Marcy. Below is the Wine Road Podcast logo and the meeker logo
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 197

In this enlightening podcast episode, join in on an intriguing conversation with Lucas Meeker, co-owner and winemaker at Meeker Vineyards, as he dives deep into the ethos and nuances of their winemaking process. From discussing the varied range of wines Meeker Vineyards produces, to shedding light on their distinct approach blending tradition, experimentation, and exploration, […]

Liana / Mar 21, 2024
From left to right, Marcy, Andrea Card, Beth and Tim Bodell WRP and FFC logos
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 196

  In episode 196, Andrea Carr, the Senior Winemaker at Francis Ford Coppola, and Tim Bodell, the Executive Chef, are warmly welcomed to the discussion. They offer intriguing insights into their work and backgrounds, including Andrea’s previous involvement in lumberjack sports. Tim talks with excitement about the revamped menu at the winery‚Äôs Rustic restaurant, which […]

Liana / Mar 7, 2024
From left to right, Marcy, Tom Birdsall and Beth outside of the studio
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 195

Welcome to an exciting episode featuring Tom Birdsall, an integral part of the Artisan Cheese Festival. Originating back in 2006, the festival’s inception aimed at attracting visitors to Petaluma during the uneventful winter months. The festival offers a platform to educate consumers about artisan cheese, support cheesemakers in their craft, and ensure everyone attending has […]

Liana / Feb 22, 2024
From left to right: Marcy, Glen and Beth in front of a red building
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 194

  Dive into the world of wine in this compelling podcast episode, which features the insightful Glen Kueffner, the Tasting Room Manager at Emeritus Vineyards in Sebastopol. With an intriguing conversation about Glen’s background and the process through which he cultivated his interest in wine, this episode provides a rich context for anyone intrigued by […]

Liana / Feb 8, 2024
Podcast Wine Road Podcast Episode 193

  During this episode, our hosts Marci Gordon and Beth Costa, get up close and personal with Mark Orsi from Orsi Family Vineyards. The trio dives into a discussion about the specialty of Orsi Family Vineyards – Italian varietals, shedding special light on their increasingly popular Barbera wine. With 11 individual varieties growing on their […]

Liana / Jan 25, 2024