Wine Country @ Work 2014-15 Seasons
This entertaining and informative 2 episode interview conducted by show host Ralph de Amicis explores the history of Napa and Sonoma and the nature of the hospitality and speaking industries.
A question that tour guides hear often is 'how do you become a winemaker?" To answer that in part host Ralph DeAmicis visits the wine making program at Napa Valley College. In the first half of the episode Ralph narrates a little history and perspective about how the program fits into this important wine making region. In the second part we follow the teachers and students through taking the wine and skins off an extended soak and pressing the juice.
With spectacular views and wonderfully unique wines the location of the Viader vineyards tell a story. In this interview host Ralph de Amicis discusses the evolution of the winery and its climb to the heights of the wine world, despite its small size and mountainside perch. Produced by Space and Time TV. www.spaceandtime.com
This is a behind the scenes look at what goes into bringing a large professional or corporate group to wine country. With hosts and tour guides Ralph & Lahni de Amicis they explain the ins and outs of the process and the episode includes extensive views of Napa in the beautiful, colorful Autumn season.
This was filmed at Trefethen before the Napa Quake that forced them out of this building for several years. After spending too much time in a tent, they transformed another building into a tasting room, while they restore their historic winery building.
A wonderful interview with the founders of this great cave complex in the hills of the Napa Valley.
An interesting narrative by Ralph de Amicis about one his favorite spots and one of California's most historic spots, the Sonoma Plaza.