Episodes
Hockey Legend Jim Fox sits down with Jason Wise to talk about the fascinating world of the NHL and wine, what it is like to play against Wayne Gretzky, and the direction the sport is going with food and drink.  Give the gift of SOMMTV.com this holiday season to the wine and food lover in your life.
Published 12/07/22
Published 11/23/22
Join the SOMM TV staff as we discuss wineries in Chile and Argentina that hold the coveted Rothschild name working with local grapes and French Oak to create something of two worlds.  This episode is brought to you by Vinarmour. Go to vinarmour.com and enter code: SOMMTV1976 for a great deal on the best wine gift for the holidays.
Published 11/23/22
There are more and more "Wine days" celebrating grapes, wines, styles and more, it seems we are running out of days.  The SOMM TV team is here to discuss if the four most recent ones are worth celebrating and along the way we tell the story of the grapes involved.  Merlot, Tempranillo, Carménère, and Beaujolais Nouveau are on the chopping block in this controversial new episode of the SOMM TV podcast.  hosted by Jason Wise, Guests include Jonah Beer and Claire Coppi.  Today's episode is...
Published 11/15/22
Jason Wise and head Wine writer for Food and Wine Magazine, Ray Isle litigate the old notion of “Noble Grapes”.  For centuries, these grapes were known as the kings and queens of all grapes, it is time to expand and maybe even kick a few out of the club.
Published 11/08/22
Ernest Hemmingway is rumored to have invented many drinks around the world, lets get to the bottom of the truth in today's podcast.  Join Amanda Sasser of Contiki bar and Jason Wise as they drink around the world seeking the truth about this mythic writer and drinker.
Published 11/02/22
Our Halloween movie and drink pairing episode is back!  Jason Wise and Claire Coppi sit down with the writer of Thor, X-men: First Class, and Fringe: Zack Stentz to pick our top scary movies and what you should drink while watching for this Halloween.  cozy up with a glass of wine and get ready to geek out on our picks for the 2022 Spooky Season!  This episode brought to you by sommtv.com - the best video streaming service for wine and food content, apps on all major devices worldwide.
Published 10/27/22
Jason Wise sits down with four time NBA champion to discuss basketball and wine. and how being raised in Europe changed his perspective on sports and the culinary world.  Today's episode is brought to you by SOMMTV.com and Cuveé Collective.
Published 10/25/22
NBA Champion, Wine maker Channing Frye sits down to discuss the wild story of what you drink during, after and because of the NBA championship and how that involves Justin Timberlake and crying into a margarita.
Published 10/18/22
Jason Wise sits down with Phil Pritchard of the Hockey Hall of Fame, the man who for decades has watched over the Stanley Cup as it tours around the world with the champions who all get to drink, eat, and use it for 24 hours.  What has been drank from this mythic trophy?  brought to you by SOMM TV & Cuvée Collective.
Published 10/11/22
Acclaimed wine writer Elaine Chukan Brown sits down with Jason Wise of SOMM TV to discuss her native heritage, family story, and what Indigenous Peoples' day means to Native people and to the food and wine world.
Published 10/09/22
Jason Wise sits down to talk to one of the culinary world's busiest chefs, Meg Bickford of Commander’s Palace to discuss New Orleans cuisine, the back of the house and a passion for turtle soup.
Published 10/04/22
Jason Wise talks to Schramsberg Winemaker Hugh Davies about the 2022 Napa Harvest, the history of Napa, and what it is like to watch Napa explode the way it has since his parents started their iconic winery.
Published 09/27/22
Jason Wise sits down with Susie Selby, Winemaker at Belles Wines to discuss what makes a wine Vegan and why you should care.
Published 09/23/22
Jason Wise sits down with renowned wine experts Kelli White and Elaine Chukan Brown to deliberate our three favorite wine cellars around the world.  Join us as we travel the globe searching for what makes a barrel room the most interesting and what that has to do with German Heavy Metal, Australian Beer and The Spanish Civil War.
Published 09/20/22
The SOMM TV team sits down to deliberate their top 3 wines they have drank during production so far on SOMM TV as they send off podcast producer Nadine Nettmann.
Published 09/16/22
Jason Wise and winemaker Steve Matthiasson dive into the history of White Zinfandel and the effects it had on the California wine market. From its creation to its popularity and how it saved some wineries in the 80s, this is a conversation you won’t want to miss. This episode is brought to you by Collective Napa Valley. For the latest news and updates on Napa Valley’s latest vintage, including exclusive videos of Napa’s leading winemakers, go to HarvestNapa.com.
Published 09/13/22
Jason Wise speaks with Lindsay Gabbard, an American sommelier living in Italy, about moving to Rome, the variety of Italian wines, and the restaurant Rimessa Roscioli, which is featured in the next episode of Pairings on SOMM TV.This episode is brought to you by Collective Napa Valley. For the latest news and updates on Napa Valley’s latest vintage, including exclusive videos of Napa’s leading winemakers, go to HarvestNapa.com.
Published 09/06/22
Jason Wise and winemaker Steve Matthiasson dive into the history of White Zinfandel and the effects it had on the California wine market. From its creation to its popularity and how it saved some wineries in the 80s, this is a conversation you won’t want to miss. This episode is brought to you by Collective Napa Valley. For the latest news and updates on Napa Valley’s latest vintage, including exclusive videos of Napa’s leading winemakers, go to HarvestNapa.com.
Published 09/06/22
Jason Wise and basketball star/winemaker CJ McCollum sit down in Aspen to pour some wine and chat about his journey into wine, basketball, winemaking, his Oregon vines, and who really knows about wine in the NBA. This episode was also filmed and is also available on SOMM TV.This episode is brought to you by Collective Napa Valley. For the latest news and updates on Napa Valley’s latest vintage, including exclusive videos of Napa’s leading winemakers, go to HarvestNapa.com.
Published 08/30/22
Jason Wise and Jackson Myers share stories from the aftermath of the 2014 Napa earthquake, which happened eight years ago this week, and the moments that ended up in Into The Bottle.
Published 08/26/22
Wine cameos are back as Jason and Jonah Beer, who came decked out in full Top Gun gear, discuss the next set of films where wines make a special appearance. This is another podcast you don’t want to miss. Fighter pilot jacket and aviators not needed to listen, but are recommended.This episode is brought to you by Collective Napa Valley. For the latest news and updates on Napa Valley’s latest vintage, including exclusive videos of Napa’s leading winemakers, go to HarvestNapa.com. 
Published 08/23/22
It’s time for Tiki Cocktails! Grab a glass and listen to the history, the fluctuating popularity of the tiki bar, and some favorite recipes from Jason Wise, Claire Coppi, and Amanda Sasser (owner of The CanTiki Bar). 
Published 08/16/22
Jason Wise interviews Brandon Wise, the artist for all the SOMM films, posters, and graphics, and who also happens to be his brother. They share stories about growing up in an artistic household, Brandon’s inspirations, drawing all by hand, and his favorite pieces. Keep an ear out for a special movie reference from the ’80s...For more information on the 2021 poster, or to purchase one of the remaining prints, click here:...
Published 08/09/22
Jason Wise sits down with Kyle and Katina Connaughton of SingleThread Farm and Restaurant in Healdsburg, California, about running a restaurant, farming, cooking, and the magic behind it all. They share their most memorable/life changing meals, what it's like to work together as husband and wife, and opening up their world to the cameras of SOMM TV...Pairings is a brand new series on SOMM TV about the beauty, frustration, and genius of the greatest chefs and somms. The first episode, which...
Published 08/03/22