Inside Winemaking - the art and science of growing grapes and crafting wine

In this episode, we journey with Jesse Fox, a former small-town chef who followed his passion all the way to becoming a master winemaker in Napa Valley. From his humble beginnings in his mother's kitchen to the hallowed educational halls of Cornell and the culinary scenes of Paris and New York, Jesse's story is one of transformation and tenacity.

Listeners will be treated to behind-the-scenes insights into the worlds of both high-end cuisine and meticulous winemaking, learning about the parallels between crafting a perfect dish and a perfect wine. Now at Sequoia Grove, Jesse reflects on the vineyard's expansion, commitment to sustainability, and innovative spirit, all while sharing the pleasures of marrying fine wines with gourmet dishes in the winery's culinary program.

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