Wine Women on Radio Misfits

Wine Women on Radio Misfits


Latest Episodes

Wine Women – Drink with Friends
February 19, 2021

Friends make the best company when enjoying a nice bottle of wine. Trouble is these days sharing that bottle often has to be done on Zoom! Nevertheless, the hosts and their guests had a fun time on this show getting to know one another,

Wine Women – Valentine’s Day Celebration
February 12, 2021

We’re kicking off a new year (Hello, 2021!) with an unusual show: First, due to the pandemic we know the restaurant and hospitality industries have been hit particularly hard. We’re dedicating the beginning of this podcast to them with a love letter to...

Wine Women – Rachel Van Til & Laura Pauli, Pt2
December 18, 2020

Would men have the same courage women have shown (coming forward and speaking about sexual harassment) if they believed their jobs and careers might be ended by going public? That is one of the lingering questions the hosts and guests discuss in part 2...

Wine Women – Rachel van Til & Laura Pauli pt1
December 11, 2020

“Do they even know their behavior is wholly unacceptable, unprofessional, and often threatening?” This topic became the underlying theme to our lengthy discussion with sommeliers Laura Pauli and Rachel Van Til on this week’s show,

Wine Women – Nicole Marchesi, Far Niente Winery
December 04, 2020

Nicole Marchesi began studying towards a major in biology as an undergraduate at the University of California, Davis. But after being assigned to write an article about the Department of Viticulture and Enology for the school newspaper, The Aggie,

Wine Women – Gianna Kelly, Galerie Wines
November 20, 2020

Gianna Kelly grew up in Sonoma County, where she was introduced to wine at an early age—sitting on her father’s knee as he made wine list selections for their family restaurant. We had much fun talking with Gianna and learning about her winemaking for ...

Wine Women – Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom
November 13, 2020

How many executive chefs do you know who studied with an emphasis in criminal justice? Nope! It’s not part of any culinary curriculum. But before Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom became, well, a chef, she considered a career in criminal justice.

Wine Women – Sierra Zeiter, Oak Farm Vineyards
November 06, 2020

Sierra Zeiter immediately impressed us with her passion and strong instincts. We were a little surprised to hear that she told her parents she wanted to be a winemaker long before she was of drinking age! (She does not come from a wine business family!...

Wine Women – Joanie Hahn, Boisset Collection
October 30, 2020

Joanie Hahn, Senior Executive Director and Founding Ambassador of the Boisset Collection, has long been on our radar to guest on the show. So it was thrilling to have her, and General Manager of the Direct Selling Division of Boisset, Melissa Lynch,

Wine Women – Sylvie Tannhauser, CS CHT WSET III
October 23, 2020

Sylvie Tannhauser’s enthusiasm for champagne is infectious (a very good thing)! With a Champagne Master Designation from the French Wine Society (among many wine certifications), Sylvie introduced us to her first “adult” champagne she ever tasted,