Dracaena Wines Podcast

Dracaena Wines Podcast

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Our Wines + Your Moments = Great Memories
Ep. 31 Welcome to Winephabet Street; E is for Etna
Oct 18 • 66 min
If you like what you hear, please give us a 5 star review, so that others can find us! We appreciate your support. In this episode of Winephabet Street, we discuss Etna. The wine region located in Sicily that creates and exceptional wine, but is at the…
Ep. 30 Dracaena Wines on Wine: Nick Berube
Oct 11 • 59 min
Lori sits down with Nick Berube to discuss what it is like to be a brand manager for a winery (or two) I first met Nick because he is from Fresno. He grew up in Fresno, but has since moved on to bigger and better things. Nick is the Marketing and Branding…
Ep. 29 Spain’s Great Match Wine Region Interview
Oct 6 • 43 min
I was invited to attend Spain’s Great Match event in Chelsea, NYC hosted by Wines From Spain on October 4, 2017. Spain is broken into seven main regions: Green Spain Duoro River Valley Ebro River Valley Meseta Mediterranean Coast Andalucia The Islands In…
Ep 28. Winephabet Street D is for Dolcetto
Sep 29 • 53 min
Our Wines + Your Moments = Great Memories Grab a glass and join Lori and Debbie as they take you through the world of wine one letter at a time. Each episode will be a new letter and a new wine. Learn the characteristics and history of the grape, as well…
Ep. 27 Dracaena Wines on Wine Security Guard to Wine Educator
Sep 14 • 58 min
Lori sits down with Dana Hunter, who, thanks to a chance meeting with a distressed wine tasting room manager six years ago, changed his career from being a security guard in Lodi, CA to a wine educator in Napa. We discuss his story and his love of Coors…
Ep. 26 Winephabet Street C is for Carménère
Sep 1 • 19 min
On this month’s Winephabet Street, the letter of the day is C! Carménère is an offspring of Cabernet Franc and is best well known in Chile. Join me as I discuss the history, general characteristics, food pairings and fast facts!
Ep. 25 An Interview with Fresno Winemakers
Aug 26 • 78 min
I had the pleasure to sit down with the owners of five wineries and one distillery located in the Central Valley. We discuss the pros and cons of being a farmer and winemaker in the Fresno area.
Ep. 24 The Alphabet Game of Wine
Aug 16 • 30 min
An introduction of the different appellation systems in the world of wine. AOC, DOC, AVA. It is like playing the alphabet game you played as a kid but with wine and obviously much more fun!
Ep. 23 Winephabet Street; B is for Beaujolais
Jul 18 • 52 min
Grab a glass and join Lori and Debbie as they take you through the world of wine one letter at a time. Today’s letter of the day is B and it stands for Beaujolais. We will be discussing the characteristics of the Gamay grape, it’s history as well as wine…
Ep. 22 The Paso Robles Eleven
Jul 11 • 12 min
Discover what makes Paso Robles one of California’s best kept secrets. We have world-class vineyards that are broken down into 11 sub AVAs. Learn what makes these districts different and the history behind this up and coming wine region.
Ep. 21 Dracaena Wines on Wine with the Sommelier to the Stars
Jun 23 • 61 min
Join Lori as she shares a virtual glass of wine with Chris Sawyer aka “The Sommelier to the Stars.” Chris discusses how he finds the time to be a wine judge, wine critic, DJ, and wine writer. He shares a few red carpet stories as he describes what it’s…
Ep. 20 Welcome to Winephabet Street - A is for Albariño
Jun 9 • 51 min
Grab a glass and join Lori and Debbie as we take you through the world of wine one letter at a time. The letter of the day is A and we discuss all things Albariño. Learn the characteristics and history of the grape, as well as suggested wine pairings. So…
Episode 19: An Interview with the Greek Winemakers
May 11 • 29 min
I was invited to attend the Wines of Greece event held at City Winery in NYC. I got to sample wines from 39 of the top Greek wineries and interview some winemakers who shared their stories of innovative winemaking and their passion for making quality…
Dracaena Wines on Wine with The Fermented Fruit
Apr 19 • 48 min
Lori sits down and shares a virtual glass of wine with Ryan O’Hara of the Fermented Fruit wine blog. We discuss his live of wine and being in the water along with revealing the story behind my favorite photo of him at about age 6! And as always we end…
Do You Have A Go To Wine?
Apr 10 • 13 min
What would be your definition of a go to wine? Is it based on price? What dollar amount would you consider too high to be a go to wine?
Dracaena Wines on Wine - The 2 Kennedy Sisters
Mar 24 • 27 min
A podcast where we interview people in all aspects of the wine industry. We also play a game!
Would You Give Up Sex For A Year?
Mar 15 • 14 min
Over 6 million Americans said they would give up sex for a year before giving up pizza. Would you? Oh yeah, we are also talking about a new grape variety to me Nero D’Avola
Welcome to the Wines of Virginia
Mar 14 • 5 min
I was honored to be part of #VAWineChat hosted by Frank Morgan aka DrinkWhatULike. It was my introduction to Virginia Wines and the oyster trail
It’s Open That Bottle Night
Mar 12 • 11 min
#OTBN is an annual wine holiday that takes place in the last Saturday of February. I had to do a little creative thinking this year!
No Matter Your Faith, There’s A Wine God For That
Mar 8 • 11 min
A look at four of the many gods that have been linked to wine throughout history.