“Off the Vine” with the Sonoma County Winegrowers

“Off the Vine” with the Sonoma County Winegrowers

Steve Jaxon and Karissa Kruse at KSRO

The Sonoma County Winegrowers have launched a new radio show on KSRO Radio's the Drive with Steve Jaxon called "Off the Vine." The show is broadcasted every other Tuesday from 4:20 PM to 5:00 PM.

Tune in to hear our President Karissa Kruse, and special guests, discuss sustainable winegrowing in Sonoma County. During each show, Karissa will discuss what's new at the Sonoma County Winegrowers, seasonal updates from the vineyards, and explain what it takes to grow grapes sustainably. The show will also feature winegrowers, winemakers, AVA representatives, and other community leaders talking about why Sonoma County is such a special place to grow wine grapes.

How to tune into the show live:

  • In Sonoma County: Move your dial to 1350 AM or 103.5 FM at 4:20 PM every other Tuesday.
  • Online: Click here to listen in on your web browser

Upcoming episode dates: 4/5/2016, 4/19/2016, 5/3/2016, 5/17/2016, 5/31/2016, 6/14/2016, 6/28/2016, 7/12/2016, and 7/26/2016


Off the Vine: Show # 33 Part 1 February 2, 2016 Super Bowl Edition

Are you ready for some football?! Sonoma County Winegrowers, Sonoma County Tourism, and Sonoma County Vintners have teamed up to be an offical destination partner of the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee. As a destination sponsor, Sonoma County wines were poured at VIP receptions, NFL owners meetings... Read more

Off the Vine: Show # 32 January 12, 2016

On this week's episode of Off the Vine on The Drive with Steve Jaxon, Karissa welcomes grapegrower and former SCWC Board Member Charles Karren and his son Christian. Not knowing a soul in Sonoma County, Charles and his wife Diana moved here in 1999. The Karren's own Terra di Promisio (The Land... Read more

Off the Vine: Show # 31 December 15, 2015

On this episode of Off the Vine Karissa discusses her recent global travels where she attended the Wine Visions Conference in Bilbao, Spain. She was invited to speak about our sustainability progress and commitment to preserving agriculture here in Sonoma County. Karissa also announced the SCW... Read more

Off the Vine: Show # 28 October 20, 2015

On this week's episode of Off the Vine Sean Carroll and Steve Jaxon welcome grower and dairyman Domenic Carinalli to the studio. Domenic discusses he and his wife Lynda's wine label D&L Carinalli Vineyards, which includes Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Grigio and Vin Rose varietals. The... Read more

Off the Vine: Show # 27 October 6, 2015

On this episode of Off the Vine SCW Director of Marketing Sean Carroll steps in to help Steve Jaxon host Alexander Valley grower Bret Munselle of Munselle Family Vineyards. The Munselle Family has been growing grapes in Alexander Valley since the 1870's. Bret tells the story of his two great-... Read more