Grape Encounters Episode Archives

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Ep. 37 - Inside the Central Coast Independent Winery

Ep. 37 – Inside the Central Coast Independent Winery

Wes Hagen is on the show today talking about his recent article published in the LA Times Magazine describing how the Santa Rita Hills came to produce a world-class Pinot ...
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Ep. 36 - 48 Hours on the Central Coast

Ep. 36 – 48 Hours on the Central Coast

Dave shares with the listeners what he would do in the Santa Ynez Valley if there were 48 hours in the day, then brings on Stacey Otte from the Wildling ...
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Ep. 35 - Lucas  Lewellen, Von Strasser  The Traveling Grape

Ep. 35 – Lucas Lewellen, Von Strasser The Traveling Grape

David gets Louis Lucas from Lucas and Lewellen on the line to talk about what a legendary Central Coast wine maker is up to, then calls on Amanda Hagood, Marketing ...
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Ep. 34 - In Honor of Fess Parker

Ep. 34 – In Honor of Fess Parker

This week, David pays tribute to Fess Parker, who passed away on March 17, takes a private wine tasting at Clos Pepe, then talks about the recent Solvang Century bike ...
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Ep. 33 - Tweetest Show Ever

Ep. 33 – Tweetest Show Ever

This week, we catch up with Keith Saarloos to evaluate the wildly successful Sipper Bowl last weekend, then very special guest The Seattle Wine Gal comes on to talk about ...
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Ep. 32 - The Sipper Bowl

Ep. 32 – The Sipper Bowl

The Sipper Bowl is here as Texas favorite Landon Winery takes on Local Heavyweight Saarloos and Sons! Dave is on location, broadcasting live coverage of the event! [haiku url=”http://www.grapeencounters.com/media/2010-04-18_ge_32.mp3″ title=” ...
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Ep. 31 - A Sipper Bowl Preview Show

Ep. 31 – A Sipper Bowl Preview Show

In the ramp up to Sipper Bowl I next Saturday, we spend a full hour with good Grape Encounters buddy Keith Saarloos in a very candid interview that spans the ...
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Ep. 30 - A Walk in the Vineyards

Ep. 30 – A Walk in the Vineyards

Still on location, Dave takes a walk through Fess Parker Vineyards with Kris Parker, grandson of Fess Parker. [haiku url=”http://www.grapeencounters.com/media/2010-04-18_ge_30.mp3″ title=”Ep. 30 – A Walk in the Vineyards “] http://media.blubrry.com/grapeencountersradio/p/www.grapeencounters.com/media/2010-04-18_ge_30.mp3Podcast: ...
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Ep. 29 - Clos Pepe Olive Oil

Ep. 29 – Clos Pepe Olive Oil

Dave goes on location as he talks to Steve Pepe of Clos Pepe about another type of product they make; olive oil! [haiku url=”http://www.grapeencounters.com/media/2010-04-18_ge_29.mp3″ title=”Ep. 29 – Clos Pepe Olive ...
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Ep. 28 - The Parker Legacy  Central Coast Magazine

Ep. 28 – The Parker Legacy Central Coast Magazine

This week we’re bringing you two HUGE guests for an amazing show! First up, it’s Chris Parker, grandson of Fess Parker here to talk about his grandfather’s legacy and the ...
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Ep. 27 - A Tale of Two Gurus

Ep. 27 – A Tale of Two Gurus

This week we bring you an amazing interview with one of the great wine minds of the Central Coast; winemaker, author and judge Wes Hagen of Clos Pepe. Then we ...
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Ep. 26 - A Soggy Weekend

Ep. 26 – A Soggy Weekend

This week, Dave sits down to talk a little about the business of wine, and reveals more details about the upcoming “Wine Wars” event being held at the Saarloos Tasting ...
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