Video Programs

31st Annual Wine Seminar
1 hour 40 minutes

Thursday, April 21, 2022
5:00 p.m. -Live and Streamed Program
Frog’s Leap Winery

31st Annual Wine Seminar | 2022

“A Mentor and his Students: Six Winemakers Share Their Experiences with Warren Winiarski While at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars”

Moderator: Tegan Passalacqua of Turley Wine Cellars and Sandlands

Keynote speaker and Mentee: Abe Schoener of Scholium Project speaks to the ancient Greek tradition of teacher and student

Mentor Warren Winiarski expounds on the necessity and responsibility of mentoring

Mentee Panelists:
John Williams of Frog’s Leap Winery |
John Kongsgaard of Kongsgaard |
Nicki Pruss of Nicolette Christopher |
Françoise Peschon of Drinkward Peschon | and Heimark Vineyard |
Michael Silacci of Opus One |

Books On Wine program
46 minutes

Monday, March 22, 2022

Books on Wine

South of Somewhere
is Robert Camuto’s 3rd book

Robert is a contributing editor for Wine Spectator and writes a twice monthly column, Robert Camuto Meets...

The book was named one of the best books on wine for 2021 by the NY Times and Washington Post. He lived in San Francisco for a time, but has lived in Europe for 20 years, currently residing in Italy. He was on a book promotion tour on the west coast and we snagged him for the NVWL evening while he was in Napa for a few days.

Our Recorded Virtual PERSPECTIVES
60 minutes

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
6:00 p.m.


Marc and Angelina Mondavi discuss the 75th Anniversary of CK Mondavi and Family

In 1946, CK Mondavi, a new line of affordable, everyday wines was released, the first wines to have the Mondavi name on the label. During this Perspectives event Marc Mondavi and his daughter Angelina will share details of CK Mondavi & Family’s 75 years in the wine industry.

Our Recorded Virtual Oral Histories Past and Present
40 minutes

Thursday, July 22, 2021
6:30 p.m.

Oral Histories, Past and Present

Guest: Former St. Supéry CEO, Michaela Rodeno

Guest Michaela Rodeno, owner of Villa Ragazzi winery, and former senior executive of St. Supery and Domaine Chandon, as we share excerpts from her Visual Oral History.

Our Recorded Virtual PERSPECTIVES
57 minutes

Thursday, June 17, 2021
6:30 p.m. PDT


Two Visions. Varied Experiences. Truly Inspiring.

A conversation with Cathy Corison, Corison and Colleen FitzGerald of Pine Ridge Vineyards

Colleen FitzGerald is ten years into her career in the wine industry. She has been inspired by the innovation and determination of Cathy Corison, whose journey began nearly 45 years ago.

Our Recorded Virtual 30th Annual Wine Seminar
1 hour 48 minutes

Saturday, May 15, 2021
10:00 am - Online Program

30th Annual Wine Seminar | 2021

“Napa Valley’s Old Vines and the Wines They Give Us”

Historical Overview with:
Kelli White, author of Napa Valley Then & Now and
Director of Education for the Pacific Union Company.

Panel Discussions with:
Moderator: Tegan Passalacqua, Winemaker, Turley Wine Cellars

Bob Biale, Founding Owner
Robert Biale Vineyards |

Rosemary Cakebread, Owner and Winemaker
Gallica |

Michael Hirby, Winemaker and Proprietor
Relic Wine Cellars |

Morgan Twain-Peterson MW, Winemaker and Owner
Bedrock Wine Company |

Recorded Virtual PERSPECTIVES program
1 hr, 29 minutes

Thursday, August 13, 2020
5:30 pm - Online Program

Books on Wine Evening

Women Winemakers: Personal Odysseys

Moderated by Kelli White
with authors Lucia Albino Gilbert and John C Gilbert

And five Napa Valley winemakers: Sandi Belcher of Arns, Sally Johnson of Blum and Pride Mountain Vineyards, Cathy Corison of Corison, Pam Starr of Crocker & Starr, Celia Welch of Corra

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Updated - 8/30/22