This week on Sharp & Hot, Chef Emily Peterson is talking and tasting wines from Argentina with Jon Staenberg! Jon Staenberg founded Hand of God Wines after falling in love with wine while studying at Stanford University near California’s wine country. Hear how Hand of God was created serendipitously after a few bottles of wine and a steak dinner with an Argentinean winemaker! Is Jon a religious zealot? Find out what historic World Cup moment inspired the name of Hand of God Wines! What foods pair best with wines from Argentina? Tune into this episode to hear one of Jon’s “culinary confessions”! This program has been brought to you by Brooklyn Slate. Music by The California Honeydrops.
“One of the nice things about wine is that it actually brings you to the present.” [5:10]
— Jon Staenberg on Sharp & Hot