Episode 208: Tim Mondavi

Episode 208: Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Tim Mondavi is a founding partner of Continuum Estate in the Napa Valley, where he is the head winemaker.

Also in this episode, Erin Scala discusses the uses of wine as medicine.

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Episode 207: Pedro Parra

Episode 207: Friday, October 10, 2014

Pedro Parra is a soil specialist and winery consultant based in Chile.

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Episode 206: Mark Sayre

Episode 206: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Mark Sayre is the Wine Director of TRIO Restaurant in the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas.

Also in this episode, Erin Scala talks about how what preserves wine can also become a part of what we desire wine to be.

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Episode 205: Eben Sadie

Episode 205: Friday, October 3, 2014

Eben Sadie is the winemaker and owner of The Sadie Family winery in South Africa’s Swartland.

Also in this episode, Erin Scala digs deep into an exploration of farming with clones and what that means.

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Episode 204: Fernando Beteta

Episode 204: Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Fernando Beteta is the Education & Social Technology Director of Tenzing Wine & Spirits, a distributor and importer based in Chicago.

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Episode 203: Nathan Adams

Episode 203: Friday, September 26, 2014

Nathan Adams is the owner of Red & White Wines, a retail shop located in Chicago. 

Also in this episode, Erin Scala leads a rousing show of Price That Bottle!

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Episode 202: Michael Davis

Episode 202: Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Auctioneer Michael Davis is a partner in Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the Chicago based auctioneer and wine retailer.

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Episode 201: Liz Mendez

Episode 201: Friday, September 19, 2014

Liz Mendez is a partner in Vera wine bar in Chicago.

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Episode 200: Jeremy Quinn

Episode 200: Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Jeremy Quinn was the longtime sommelier at Webster’s Wine Bar and also The Bluebird, both located in Chicago.

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Episode 199: Craig Perman

Episode 199: Friday, September 12, 2014

Craig Perman is the owner of wine retailer Perman Wine Selections, in Chicago.

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Episode 198: Marquis Sauvage

Episode 198: Friday, August 29, 2014

Marquis Sauvage is a partner in Illinois wine distributor Maverick Wine, as well as other distributors Classic Wines, Pioneer Wine, and Vin Sauvage in other states.  He is also an owner of the winery Burn Cottage in New Zealand, and Koehler-Ruprecht in Germany. 

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Episode 197: Conrad Reddick

Episode 197: Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Conrad Reddick is the Beverage Director and Service Manager at Alinea Restaurant in Chicago.

Also in the episode, Erin Scala traces the cultural ramifications of Prohibition.

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Episode 196: Andy Pates

Episode 196: Friday, August 22, 2014

Andy Pates is a partner in Cream Wine Company, a Chicago-based distributor and wine importer.

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