Sunday, April 19, 2009

Wed Apr 22, 2009


Executive Chef William Bloxsom-Carter - Playboy Mansion LA
This week, "The Sonoma Wine Report" welcomes Playboy's Chef William Bloxsom-Carter. Chef Carter will discuss the West Coast Wine Competition and the yummy Gourmet Mushrooms of Sebastopol with Bob Engel. Host Larry Van Aalst will also welcome Ken Murakami, the General Manager of The Fountain Grove Inn & Conference Center, Ken will be here to talk about some special travel deals to the area and the brand new spring menu by Chef Jeff at Equus Restaurant

Friday, April 3, 2009

Wed Apr 8, 2009


Dan Berger - Wine Columnist
Dan Berger has been a wine columnist since 1976 and has resided in Sonoma County since 1986. Today, in addition to his privately published weekly wine commentary, Dan Berger's Vintage Experiences, Dan writes a nationally syndicated wine column for Creators Syndicate as well as articles for Decanter, Robb Report, Cheers, Beverage Dynamics, and numerous other publications.Mr. Berger was the full-time wine columnist and reporter for the Los Angeles Times from 1988 to 1996. His Los Angeles Times column was carried nationally by the Los Angeles Times-Washington Post News Service. During that time, he commuted from Sonoma County to Los Angeles, so he could maintain his residence and affiliations in wine country.

William Silver -- Dean, Sonoma State University School of Business.
Bill is the Director of the Wine Business Program at SSU . Recognized as one of the best programs in the nation, the SSU program is on the cutting edge of education in the Sonoma / Napa area.