The Wine Stream

The Wine Stream – Ep 16 – Pairing with Madame Fromage

The Wine Stream – Pairing with Madame Fromage

Episode 16 | Jul 8, 2020

This week on The Wine Stream, curd nerds meet the cork dorks! The acclaimed Madame Fromage and our own Florencia Palmaz team up to discuss the secrets behind pairing wine and cheese.

The Wine Stream – Ep 15 – Tasting Blind

The Wine Stream – Tasting Blind

Episode 15 | Jul 1, 2020

This week we put one of America’s finest Master Sommeliers, Aaron Patrick to the test! He blind tastes a 4 year vertical of Palmaz Vineyards Cabernet and two barrel samples from different elevations on the estate. We discuss the virtues of blind tasting and how to pull it off perfectly in your home. Christian also shows a behind the scenes look at the data driven tools the winemakers use to understand the history of a parcel during blending.

The Wine Stream – Ep 14 – The Formal Tasting Reveal

The Wine Stream – The FOrmal Tasting Reveal

Episode 14 | Jun 24, 2020

This week on The Wine Stream, we reveal a whole new way to experience Palmaz. Sneak a peak into our high-tech interactive virtual tour and tastings where you and your friends can dive into our cellar and join in remotely for a tasting party direct from the comfort of your own homes.

The Wine Stream – Ep 13 – Friendly Formal Service

The Wine Stream – Friendly Formal Service

Episode 13 | Jun 17, 2020 | Special Guest Jeremiah Morehouse

This week on The Wine Stream, we hear from Master Sommelier & Wine Director Jeremiah Morehouse of famed San Francisco Restaurant Gary Danko. With over 12 Five Star Diamond Ratings, Relais Chateau designation, and Michelin rating; this restaurant is known for their impeccable service. Learn the secrets behind formal table-side wine service, and how not to make it a stuffy experience.  We also taste the 2006 and 2016 Palmaz Cabernet side by side along with the 2017 Riesling!

The Wine Stream – Ep 12 – Napa’s Reopening

The Wine Stream – Napa’s Reopening

Episode 12 | Jun 10, 2020 | Special Guest Senator Bill Dodd

It is with great excitement we are announcing that Palmaz Vineyards and the Napa Valley are officially back open for visitation! This week on the Wine Stream, we interview special guest California State Senator Bill Dodd. Senator Dodd takes us behind the scenes of the complex efforts surrounding reopening California. We also review the latest summer tasting menu of wines and pairings.

The Wine Stream – Ep 11 – A Moo’s Bouche

The Wine Stream – A Moo’s Bouche

Episode 11 | Jun 3, 2020 | Special Guest Michele Haskins

This week, we are headed to our sister property in the Sierra Mountains, Genesee Valley Ranch, to meet a very special herd of Wagyu cattle.  An exclusive for our Brasas Food & Wine Society members, GVR beef is the ultimate grass fed prime American Wagyu.  We’ll meet the team behind this uniquely sustainable ranch and sip the latest release of Brasas Cabernet, the 2016.

The Wine Stream – Ep 10 – Gravity

The Wine Stream – Gravity

Episode 10 | May 27, 2020 | Special Guest Dr Julio Palmaz

This week, Dr. Julio Palmaz returns to dive deep on how gravity flow winemaking inspired the unique 18-story design of Palmaz Winery! This will surely be an interesting and exciting episode as we recall one of the most ambitious and technically challenging feats in winery architecture. We also taste the ’13, ’14, and ’15 Palmaz Cabernet vertical.

The Wine Stream – Ep 9 – Guitars & Gaston

The Wine Stream – Guitars & Gaston

Episode 9 | May 20, 2020 | Special Guest Django Walker

Break out your boots and bottles (of wine) because this week on the Wine Stream we’re bringing you a little country music! Napa Valley wine enthusiast and country music star Django Walker joins us as we sip through his favorite Palmaz wines – the Palmaz Rose and the Gaston Cabernet! He’s even promised to play us some tunes, so pop open a bottle, or two, and enjoy our favorite pairing – music and wine!

The Wine Stream – Ep 8 – The Virtual Wine Dinner

The Wine Stream – The Virtual Wine Dinner

Episode 8 | May 13, 2020 | Special Guest Alex Seronick

Oh how we miss our favorite restaurants and their wine dinners! Over the years, we’ve had the privilege to partner with some of the best chefs and restaurants to put on some truly memorable events. Although we can’t indulge in person, why not help bring their magic to our homes? This week we check in with Wine Director, Alex Seronick of Forbes Mill Steakhouse in Los Gatos. Alex and Chef Brian Weselby have teamed up with Palmaz Vineyards to host their first virtual wine dinner this Friday. Alex joins us on the Wine Stream to talk about this innovative new format.

The Wine Stream – Ep 7 – Mothers Know Best

The Wine Stream – Mothers Know Best

Episode 7 | May 6, 2020 | Special Guest Amalia Palmaz

On a special Mother’s Day edition of the Wine Stream, we have the matriarch of the Palmaz Family, Amalia Palmaz joining us.  She will take us back to the inception of the brand, shaped by a lifetime of experiences, while we sip through three vintages of her eponymous wine – The Amalia Chardonnay.   We are truly exited to share her story and raise a glass to mothers everywhere!