CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: September 17th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Wine Corks 019 Study Claims Rising Temperatures Tainting Wine: Is it True? Is climate change ruining wine corks? A recent study says yes. What do industry insiders think? Climate change has the wine closure conversation heating up. In this video, Wine Oh TV’s Monique Soltani talks with the largest cork producer in Portugal and other wine cork experts
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: September 4th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Mat Kearney Wine Oh Wine Club Wine Oh Wine Club: Mat Kearney Verse & Chorus Wine What do you get when you pair Nashville-based musician Mat Kearney with the winemakers at Peju Winery, and San Francisco Magazine/Napa Valley insider Ian White? Well, you get a wine that is music to our ears and our mouths. Mat Kearney grew up with grapevines
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: August 29th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Livermore Valley Wine Country Livermore Valley Wine Legends Welcome to one of California’s oldest wine regions and a wine region that helped shape the California wine industry that we know and love today. The Livermore Valley planted its first wine grapes in the 1760′s and has been making wine history ever since. Livermore Valley won America’s first international gold
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: August 25th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Napa Earthquake Napa Valley Wine Industry Loses Wine But Keeps Its Spirit On Sunday, a few hours after the Napa Earthquake, Monique Soltani interviewed a South Napa Valley winemaker from Bouchaine Vineyards who says he hasn’t seen anything like this in his 30 plus years on the job. His story is one of many. On Sunday, a
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings, Videos   |   DATE: August 20th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
State Bird Provisions California Evolution of California Cuisine: State Bird Provisions & Bar Tartine Picking up a bottle of California Pinot Noir or Chardonnay and sitting down for a fabulous dinner at one of San Francisco’s best restaurants like State Bird Provisions or Bar Tartine sounds like a match made in food and wine heaven. Well, that was how
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: August 13th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
header_mendocino_wine_country Mendocino: A Dragon With Two Tails by Laura Ness The Mendocino AVA is huge, more for its climactic variation than its total land area: Wine Institute figures indicate it spans 275,200 acres, encompassing ten distinct sub AVAs, with two more pending. The total area planted to vineyards is currently 17,000 acres: compare that to 40,000
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: August 5th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
East Bay Wine Country Oakland & Urban Wine Country The New York Times recently dubbed Oakland “Brooklyn by the Bay” and San Francisco Magazine gave the East Bay city its very own issue The Oakland Issue. The hot press is putting the East Bay on the map, but ask any local and they will tell you the East Bay
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle   |   DATE: July 24th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco at night Whether I’m home in San Francisco or traveling abroad,  I could use a good stiff drink, hand crafted cocktail, or a glass of wine at anytime. Want to play tourist in your own town or are you traveling to San Francisco and looking for a little history in the land of new technology? Look no
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: July 22nd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Hardys Wine Shiraz 1 Monique Soltani Interviews Bill Hardy of Hardys Wine Curious why Australians call their most well known wine Shiraz, when everyone else calls it Syrah? We get that and a whole lot more straight from the Aussie’s mouth. Not just from any Aussie, but one of the most famous names in Australian wine, Bill Hardy of
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: July 7th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
American Wine Monique Soltani Stag's Leap Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars: All American Cabernet Sauvignon A bottle of 1973 Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa’s Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, and a 1973 Chardonnay from Rutherford’s Chateau Montelena have officially taken their place in American history along side Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit and Abraham Lincoln’s top hat after being listed in “101 Objects That Made America,” compiled
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 23rd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
New Zealand Wine Why Kiwi Wines are King in California For many of wine lovers discovering New Zealand wine starts with a sip of Sauvignon Blanc. However, the New Zealand wine region makes a variety of wine styles from Chardonnay to Syrah and they even produce some sparkling wine. New Zealand produces less than 1% of the world’s wine
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: June 3rd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Spanish Wine Monique Soltani Alvaro Palacios Learn About Spanish Wine in Less than 9 Minutes I recently went to 1760 to interview one of Spain’s most dynamic winemakers, Alvaro Palacios owner and winemaker of Palacios Remondo. The man partially responsible for revolutionizing the Spanish wine region and for making one of the finest wines made in Spain today, L’Ermita. Palacios energy and
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings, Videos   |   DATE: May 21st, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Wine Women and Shoes Elaine Honig’s Perfect Platform: Wine Women & Shoes After over two decades in the wine business at Honig Vineyard & Winery, Elaine Honig has found her perfect fit as Founder, President and Top Shoemmelier of Wine Women & Shoes. Wine Women & Shoes started 10 years ago an out of the box idea and has
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: May 14th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Angelina Jolie Brad Pitt Wine Red Carpet Rosé: Brangelina’s Miraval Provence Rosé Hollywood heavy weights Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie aka “Brangelina” rule the red carpet but can the master the art of making fine wine? The Pitt and Jolie power couple released their first wine last year from French estate, Chateau Miraval, to rave reviews! The rosé from Provence,
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: May 13th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Bordeaux Wine Chateau Latour 2 Why Bordeaux is the Most Magical Wine in the Universe At this year’s Pebble Beach Food & Wine, Wine Oh TV’s Monique Soltani sat down with Master Sommeliers and Chateau Latour’s President Frédéric Engerer for a once-in-a-lifetime tasting of select vintages from 2010 to 1990 wines from Chateau Latour. Watch the wine video and find
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: May 6th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Colby Red Wine Heart Colby Red: A Wine That’s Good For Everyone’s Heart When 11 year old Colby Groom asked his Dad if the two could team up to make a wine together, neither father nor son could predict the outcome of their success. In just a few years, their wine Colby Red has been featured on wine lists
CATEGORY: Food & Wine Pairings, Videos   |   DATE: April 29th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Celebrity Chef Food and Wine Pairing Food and Wine Pairing: Pebble Beach Food & Wine 2014 Become a master at food and wine pairing by learning from celebrity chefs and winemakers at this year’s Pebble Beach Food & Wine. Pebble Beach is a food and wine lovers paradise and earlier this month the Inn at Spanish Bay was the place to
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: April 22nd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Lodi Grape Festival Queens_Courtesy Lodi Grape Festival Grounds A Quick Look at Lodi Wine Country 100 miles east of San Francisco and just south of Sacramento you will discover Lodi Wine Country a wine region that’s been around for over 150 years and has been a continuous source of wine grapes since the 1850s. The Lodi Wine region features 100,000 acres of vineyards
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: April 15th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Water Witch Marc Mondavi Winemaker Uses Higher Powers to Find Underground Water You don’t need to believe in magic to know that wine country has been thirsty for a water miracle during this difficult dry year. Throughout the drought we have seen rain dances, prayers and now witches are coming to the rescue. The Napa Valley has a secret
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Reviews   |   DATE: April 8th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Prosecco 3 Essential Reasons You Can Drink Prosecco All Day Prosecco is officially the toast of the town. Prosecco recently beat out Champagne as the most popular sparkling wine in the world. There is no better time like the present to get to the bottom of the Italian bubbly. Wine Oh TV’s Monique Soltani headed to
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: March 19th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Premiere Napa Valley 2014 2012 The Enchanted Napa Valley Vintage The country’s most sought after wine region lived up to its legacy when hungry wine enthusiasts converged on the Napa Valley for the record breaking 2014 Premiere Napa Valley Barrel Auction. The wine auction brought in close to twice as much money as it did last year raising $5.896
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: February 12th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Northern Italy Travel Milan More than Milan: Undiscovered Italian Treasures Culture, cuisine, fashion and finance, Italy’s Milan has it all. After you’ve seen Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper, experienced the La Scala opera house, and overindulged in designers, we invite you to take your travels even further and go beyond Milan. When you sashay beyond the catwalk you
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: January 21st, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Bordeaux Wine Tours and Travel 4 Bordeaux Wine: On the Front lines of the Grapevines Last year, over three million tourists traveled to France with more than 700,000 of them making a grape escape to the Bordeaux wine region. Most people will live their entire life and never get a chance to travel to the world’s most well known wine region.
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: December 20th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Sparkling Wine Franciacorta Falling in Love with Franciacorta ‘Tis the season for Sparkling Wine. Now is the time when wine enthusiasts around the world are looking to bust out the bubbly and celebrate the holiday season. If you want to ring in the new year in style then we suggest you fill your flute (or wine glass) with
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: December 6th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Wine OH TV Paso Robles Travel California Wine Pioneers After traveling to Paso Robles in October 2013, I wasn’t the least bit surprised when I heard the news that Wine Enthusiast named Paso Robles the 2013 Wine Region of the Year. Paso Robles Wine Country is exactly halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the Central Coast of California. The wine
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: October 23rd, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Monique Soltani Franciacorta Franciacorta The glitz and glamor that go along with Northern Italy’s passion for fashion has gotten them all of the international glory, until now. The same region that makes some of the most sought after Italian brands in the world (Prada, Gucci, Ferrari) has been hiding away Italy’s best kept secret. With one sip of
CATEGORY: Videos, Wine Country   |   DATE: September 27th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Merlot Merlot Me Ever since the movie Sideways, Merlot has been viewed by many as the ugly redheaded stepchild of the wine world. Well we are giving you permission to fall in love with Merlot all over again. When you watch this video you will find AT LEAST 10 Things You Don’t Know About Merlot. Wine
CATEGORY: Travel & Lifestyle, Videos   |   DATE: July 23rd, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
IMG_4724 Wine Marquis of Tuscany If you are lucky enough to plan a trip to travel in Tuscany, then wine tasting and touring in the Chianti Classico wine region has got to be at the top of your wine lovers wish list. If you are like a lot of  folks and can’t spare the expense of
CATEGORY: Wine Reviews   |   DATE: March 25th, 2013   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Game of Thrones Wine Pairings Game of Thrones season 4 premiere kicks off April 6, 2014, and most Thronee’s/GOTer’s I know will want a skin of wine to pair with their favorite fantasy novel turned hit HBO show, and for that we are serving up several Game of Thrones Wine Pairings worthy of Westeros and the REALM. No matter where
CATEGORY: Wine Country   |   DATE: September 2nd, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Livermore Harvest Valley Wine Country Originally meant as a way to bring the public to the handful of wineries that existed in Livermore 33 years ago, the annual Livermore Harvest Wine Festival has undergone changes almost yearly. For 2014, it was reduced to a single day, and the buses were eliminated. This certainly reduced the giant hordes of people walking
CATEGORY: Wine Country   |   DATE: August 27th, 2014   |   COMMENTS: Be the First
Santa Clara Wine Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail: A Sip of History by Laura Ness The Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail is officially open for business and you’re invited to explore it any time you are in need of some fine wine, poured in unpretentious settings, often by humble winemakers who still believe in doing things by hand.