In honor of my illustrious grandmother Babi “Ilinka” from Macedonia, this grape was grown in her village vineyards. Fruit is fermented on the skins, amplifying the intense aromatics of mandarin, grapefruit and Meyer lemon. 130 cases produced.
Host: RANDY WHITE Air Date: MARCH 18, 2011 Your California Show host Randy White interviews Emilio Estevez.
By: KRISTIN HANSON Published: APRIL 26, 2011 No matter where one finds oneself in California, one senses a movement to eat locally and consume wine locally. This concept, while increasingly popular is largely rooted in common sense. Produce simply tastes better when the time lapse from “vine to dine” is as small as possible. While Read More
By: MIKE DESIMONE AND JEFF JENSSEN Published: SEPTEMBER 16, 2011 Four Seasons of Rosé Summertime isn’t the only time for rosé! Casa Dumetz 2010 Rosebud Syrah Rosé: Created by actor-director-producer Emilio Estevez and his fiancée, Winemaker Sonja Magdevski, this Syrah-based rosé is made from grapes grown in Califonia’s Santa Ynez Valley. Vibrant flavors of strawberry Read More
Host: MICHAEL JORDAN Air Date: DECEMBER 10, 2010 Master sommelier Michael Jordan interviews Sonja Magdevski and Rob Jensen from Testarossa.
By: HUGH GARVEY Published: OCTOBER 4, 2011 It’s a stunningly clear day in Malibu and Emilio Estevez is worried about the crows circling the Pinot Noir growing in his yard. The grapes aren’t ripe enough to harvest for the 2011 bottling of his Casa Dumetz Pinot Noir, but that doesn’t deter the birds from swooping Read More
By: MIKE DESIMONE AND JEFF JENSSEN Published: NOVEMBER 9, 2011 Q&A with Emilio Estevez and Sonja Magdevski Noted actor Emilio Estevez’s latest feature film, The Way, is a journey of self discovery centered around Spain’s ancient pilgrimage path, the Camino de Santiago. Estevez wrote, directed and stars in the movie alongside his father, Martin Sheen. Read More
Published: NOVEMBER 15, 2011 A Scripted Vineyard Emilio Estevez, 49, is perhaps still best known as the Brat Pack actor who starred in the hit 1980s films The Outsiders, Repo Man, The Breakfast Club, St. Elmo’s Fire and Young Guns (not to mention his acting family–father martin Sheen and brother Charlie Sheen). Estevez continues to Read More
By: ANGELA SOLENO Published: DECEMBER 14, 2011 Love leads the way at Casa Dumetz wine tasting room, now open for those who enjoy a good, old-fashioned day (or evening) trip to Los Alamos. Check out their spanish-urban-chic digs and groovy array of extremely limited release wines. The collaborative winemaking project is based upon a love Read More
Host: GABE SAGLIE Air Date: MAY 10, 2011 Emilio Estevez is taking on a new role as winemaker. The actor’s taking Better on a tour of his winery, Casa Dumetz. (watch the interview at Better.TV)