EPISODE 106 | April 17, 2012

The Fire Island Cookbook

This week on Unfiltered, our host Erin Fitzpatrick is flying solo while Brian DiMarco is in Bordeaux. Erin is joined…

EPISODE 105 | April 10, 2012

Camille Broderick

This week on Unfiltered, host Brian DiMarco is in the studio with Camille Broderick. Now that spring is here and…

EPISODE 104 | April 3, 2012

Taylor Fladgate

This week on Unfiltered, Brian DiMarco is joined by Lorenzo Bakewell-Stone of world renowned port producer, Taylor Fladgate. Learn about…

EPISODE 103 | March 20, 2012

Brian DiMarco on WNYC’s Freakonomics Radio

This week’s episode of Unfiltered features a clip of Brian DiMarco on WNYC’s Freakonomics Radio program.

EPISODE 102 | March 6, 2012

Bols Genever

This week on Unfiltered, Erin Fitzpatrick & Brian DiMarco sit down and chat with Piet van Leijenhorst, Bols Master Distiller,…

EPISODE 101 | February 28, 2012

Fladgate Port

This week Unfiltered starts with some theiving wine news about a certain Moet employee (Romaine Brunot) who recently has gotten…

EPISODE 100 | February 21, 2012

The 100th Episode!

This week Unfiltered hits its 100th Episode! One of Heritage Radio’s oldest running shows celebrates this milestone in style as…

EPISODE 99 | February 14, 2012

Valentine’s Bubbly

On this Valentine’s Day episode of Unfiltered host Brian DiMarco and Lucy Muellner guide you on the perfect selection of…

EPISODE 98 | February 7, 2012

Kobrand

The Unfiltered crew celebrates Valentine’s Day early with guest Marybeth Bentwood, Director of Public Relations for Kobrand. Tune in as…

EPISODE 97 | January 31, 2012

Hotel Americano

This week on Unfiltered hosts Erin and Brian dive into the world hospitality with Omar Hernandez and Camille Broderick of…

EPISODE 95 | January 17, 2012

Tom Gannon

This week host Erin Fitzpatrick helms the 95th episode of Unfiltered solo but is joined by long time friend, and…

EPISODE 94 | January 10, 2012

Holiday Special Part 2

Erin & Brian are back! Tune into the first episode of Unfiltered in 2012 as the hosts of HRN’s only…

EPISODE 93 | December 20, 2011

Monte’s Ham

Erin & Brian are back for a final episode of Unfiltered before the holiday break and they are joined by…

EPISODE 92 | November 22, 2011

Justin Rohrlich

This week’s episode of Unfiltered sees Brian DiMarco gearing up for Thanksgiving with friend and guest Justin Rohrlich, Emmy Award-winning…

EPISODE 91 | November 8, 2011

Mezcal, Tequila and Ch√ɬĘteauneuf

This episode of Unfiltered finds Erin Fitzpatrick returning from a brief hiatus and joining Brian DiMarco for a tasting of…

EPISODE 90 | November 1, 2011

Don Manuel Villefane

This week Unfiltered won’t cry for Argentina because Argentina has come to the Heritage Radio Network studio in the form…

EPISODE 89 | October 18, 2011

Lucy Millner & Fork Anchor

This week Unfiltered welcomes Lucy Millner on the show who with host Erin Fitzpatrick founded Fork and Anchor a general…

EPISODE 88 | October 11, 2011

Erin Returns!

Unfiltered returns! Tune in as Brian DiMarco and Erin Fitzpatrick return to the airwaves to discuss whats been going on…

EPISODE 87 | August 9, 2011

Austria Comes To America

This week Unfiltered takes a Euro trip with Austrian wine importer Klaus Wittauer. The season is summer and so is…

EPISODE 86 | August 2, 2011

Root

This week on Unfiltered Brian and Erin are joined Steve Grasse of Art in Age of Mechanical Reproduction and creator…

EPISODE 86 | January 24, 2012

News & Headlines

This week on Unfiltered, Brian DiMarco and guest co-host Justin Rohrlich discuss some of the latest food news and headlines…

EPISODE 85 | July 19, 2011

Organic Wine Journal

This week Unfiltered goes organic with Adam Morganstern of the Organic Wine Journal. They discuss what the meaning of “organic”…

EPISODE 84 | July 12, 2011

Jennifer Colliau of Small Hand Foods

This week on Unfiltered, Erin Fitzpatrick is joined by bartender Jennifer Colliau of Small Hand Foods in San Francisco. She…

EPISODE 83 | July 5, 2011

Cara Cannella

This week on Unfiltered, Erin Fitzpatrick and Brian DiMarco are joined by Cara Cannella of Speak Easy Series, a live…

EPISODE 82 | June 28, 2011

Shaw Vineyards

This week on Unfiltered we talk about Greece’s economy and it’s affect on wine. Then hosts Erin Fitzpatrick and Brian…

EPISODE 81 | June 21, 2011

56 Degree Wine

This week on Unfiltered Brian is back in the studio with Erin after being in California and he’s brought guests…

EPISODE 80 | June 14, 2011

Vina Casas de Bosque

This week on Unfiltered Erin is joined by Grant Phelps of Vina Casas de Bosque. Located in the cool climate…

EPISODE 79 | May 31, 2011

West Coast Wine

This week on Unfiltered, Erin is visited by Patrick Campbell and Bettina Sichel, two California winemakers from Laurel Glen vineyards….

EPISODE 78 | May 24, 2011

Lisa Granik

This week on Unfiltered, Erin Fitzpatrick & Brian DiMarco are joined by Lisa Granik, Master of Wine. Together they discuss…

EPISODE 77 | May 17, 2011

Man O’ War Vineyards

This week on Unfiltered, listeners are introduced to the Waiheke Island and the wines of New Zealand with guest Bronwyn…

EPISODE 76 | May 10, 2011

Brian Smith of Loca Linda

Erin Fitzpatrick & Brian DiMarco are joined by Brian Smith, the owner/founder of Loca Linda. Brian talks about wine from…

EPISODE 75 | May 3, 2011

Edgar Brutler

This week on Unfiltered, Erin Fitzpatrick is joined by Edgar Brutler of Leo Hillinger Wines. Tune in to hear more…

EPISODE 74 | April 26, 2011

Ryan Looper of T Edwards Wines

Map courtesy of Cellar Tours.

EPISODE 73 | April 19, 2011

Austrian Wine

Austrian Wine is the sole focus of this week’s episode of Unfiltered, as Erin Fitzpatrick & Brian DiMarco welcome Stephanie…

EPISODE 72 | April 12, 2011

Tunisian Wine with Philippe

This week on Unfiltered, Erin & Brian are joined by Philippe-Andre Boujnah of Le Poisson Wines. Most people don’t know…

EPISODE 71 | April 5, 2011

Stefan Mailvaganam of Custom American Wine Bar & Bar Carrera

Erin Fitzpatrick & Brian DiMarco are joined by Stefan Mailvaganam this week on Unfiltered. Find out more about Bar Carrera,…

EPISODE 70 | March 22, 2011

Eric Arnold of Bottlenotes

On the 2nd episode of Unfiltered, Erin Fitzpatrick and Brian DiMarco are joined by Eric Arnold of Bottlenotes. Tune in…

EPISODE 69 | March 15, 2011

Garnacha Blanca

Erin Fitzpatrick is back on the air – this time with a new show and a new co-host! Tune into…

EPISODE 68 | December 21, 2010

Brian DiMarco

Erin Fitzpatrick wraps up 2010 with friend of the station, wine impresario and founder of The Barterhouse, Brian DiMarco. Join…

EPISODE 67 | December 14, 2010

Imbibe New York

Karen Ulrich of Imbibe New York joins Erin Fitzpatrick on this week’s episode of At the Root of It. Karen…

EPISODE 66 | November 30, 2010

The Fat Radish

This week Erin is joined by friends and colleagues Ben Towill and Phil Winser of The Fat Radish. Ben &…

EPISODE 65 | November 23, 2010

Brooklyn Oenology

This week on At the Root of It Erin sits down with Alie Shaper of Brooklyn Oenology. Learn about Allie’s…

EPISODE 64 | November 9, 2010

Jura Show w/ Suzanne Zudiker

This week on At the Root of It Erin hosts Wine Consultant Suzanne Zudiker, who’s just returned from the small…

EPISODE 63 | November 2, 2010

Charlie Arturaola

This week on At the Root of It Erin talks to Charlie Arturaola, star and subject of the new feature…

EPISODE 62 | October 26, 2010

Absinthe with Jamie Gordon of Pernod Ricard

This week on At the Root of It Erin speaks to Jamie Gordon of Pernod Ricard. Jamie has had quite…

EPISODE 61 | October 19, 2010

Andrew Bell, President of the American Sommelier Association

This week on At the Root of It Erin talks to Andrew Bell, the President of the American Sommelier Association,…

EPISODE 60 | September 28, 2010

Center for Wine Origins

This week on At the Root of It Erin spoke to Sandy Block, VP of Beverages at Legal Sea Food…

EPISODE 59 | September 21, 2010

Sherry in Jerez

This week on At the Root of It Erin speaks to some local sherry producers in Jerez, Spain, going to…

EPISODE 58 | September 7, 2010

Ron Goerler

This week on At the Root of It Erin speaks to Ron Goerler, president of the Long Island Wine Council….

EPISODE 57 | August 3, 2010

Marco Cecchini

This week’s guest on At the Root of It is winemaker Marco Cecchini of the Friuli region in Italy. He…

EPISODE 56 | July 20, 2010

Jenny Lefcourt of Jenny & Francois Selections

Jenny Lefcourt from Jenny & Francois Selections, an importer of all organic and biodynamic wines from California, France, and beyond….

EPISODE 55 | July 6, 2010

Finger Lakes Wineries with Justin Christoph of Riesling AC

This week on At the Root of It Erin took a look at the myriad of wineries situated in the…

EPISODE 54 | June 29, 2010

Humboldt County & Briceland Vineyards

This week on At the Root of It Erin spoke to Andrew Morris and Joe Collins of Briceland Vineyards in…

EPISODE 53 | June 1, 2010

Vision Wine Brands

This week on At the Root of It, Erin talks with the guys behind Vision Wine Brands.

EPISODE 52 | May 18, 2010

Scott Goldman of Combier

Erin talks with Scott Goldman of Combier. Check out www.combierusa.com for more information.

EPISODE 51 | May 11, 2010

Ryan Ibsen of Pasanella

On this week’s At the Root of it Erin spoke to Ryan Ibsen, Wine Director at the much lauded Pasanella….

EPISODE 50 | May 4, 2010

Alex Skoff

This week on At the Root of It Erin spoke with Alex Skoff from Weingut Zahel. Tune in to hear…

EPISODE 49 | April 20, 2010

Krista Voisin

Erin talks with Krista Voisin, wine director of Roberta’s. They talk Italian wine, Cajun cuisine & how high quality ingredients…

EPISODE 48 | April 12, 2010

Daniel Lorson & Paulo Russell

Erin talks with Daniel Lorson and Paulo Russell-Pinto of the Center for Wine Origins.

EPISODE 47 | April 6, 2010

Janine Lettieri

Erin talks with Janine Lettieri, Wine Director at Waverly Inn.

EPISODE 46 | March 30, 2010

Michael Hartnell & Tower Isho

Erin talks with Michael Hartnell and Tower Isho of Le Caprice about seasonality, growing asparagus & wine pairings.

EPISODE 45 | March 23, 2010

Ken Payton of www.reignofterroir.com

Erin talks to Ken Payton about his website Reign Of Terroir

EPISODE 44 | March 16, 2010

Live From San Francisco

Erin talks malbec & Cahors live in San Francisco!

EPISODE 43 | March 2, 2010

Anthony Nicalo of Farmstead Wines

Erin talks with Anthony Nicalo of Farmstead Wines about the local and traceable food movement and how it relates to…

EPISODE 42 | February 23, 2010

Channing Daughters Winery

Christopher Tracy of Channing Daughters Winery

EPISODE 41 | February 16, 2010

Liz Nicholson

This week’s guest is Liz Nicholson of Resto, who talks about her recent trip to Italy.

EPISODE 40 | February 9, 2010

Le Marche

A special At The Root Of It program with Le Marche.

EPISODE 39 | February 2, 2010

Michael Polenske of Blackbird Vineyards

This week on At The Root of It, Erin Fitzpatrick talks with Michael Polenske of Blackbird Vineyards.

EPISODE 38 | January 26, 2010

Kerin Auth of Tinto Fino

This week on At The Root Of It Kerin Auth of Tinto Fino talks about Rioja wine and emerging wine…

EPISODE 37 | January 18, 2010

Groezinger’s Wine Merchants

On this week’s episode of At The Root of It, Erin hits the retail circuit with a call to Rick…

EPISODE 36 | January 11, 2010

Leblon Cachaca

This week, Erin is in the field as she interviews Gerry Schweitzer & Gilles Merlet of Leblon Cachaca

EPISODE 35 | January 10, 2010

Natural Science Organics with Stephen Storch Part 2

Erin Fitzpatrick digs into an earthy conversation with biodynamic farmer Stephen Storch on a cosmic edition of At The Root…

EPISODE 34 | December 31, 2009

Natural Science Organics with Stephen Storch Part 1

Erin Fitzpatrick digs into an earthy conversation with biodynamic farmer Stephen Storch on a cosmic edition of At The Root…

EPISODE 33 | December 15, 2009

Washington State Wines with John Bookwalter

This week, John Bookwalter of Bookwalter Winery calls in from Columbia Valley to talk about Washington state wines. For more…

EPISODE 32 | December 6, 2009

Stanislas Henriot

This week on At The Root Of It, Erin Fitzpatrick is joined by Stanislas Henriot of Champagne Henriot. They discuss…

EPISODE 31 | December 1, 2009

Eben Freeman

On this week’s ATR, Erin speaks with molecular cocktail guru Eben Freeman.

EPISODE 30 | November 23, 2009

Chateau Palmer with Thomas Duroux

On a very special At The Root of It, Erin Fitzpatrick is joined by Thomas Duroux of Chateau Palmer. Thomas…

EPISODE 29 | November 16, 2009

Speaking Sherry with Cesar Saldana

On this week’s installment of At The Root Of It, Erin brings back a report on sherry from the field…

EPISODE 28 | November 9, 2009

Bagrationi Georgian Sparkling Wine

This week on At The Root Of It, Erin hosts the guys from Bagrationi to discuss the history and future…

EPISODE 27 | November 1, 2009

The Rise Of Riesling and German Wet Auctions with Justin Christoph

On this week’s episode, Justin Christoph of Riesling AC talks about the versatile grape, German wine history & “wet” auctions.

EPISODE 26 | October 25, 2009

How Wine Ages with Tracey Ellen Kames

Ever feel confused at a wine tasting? Have no idea what tannins are? Special guest and instructor Tracey Ellen Kamens…

EPISODE 25 | October 18, 2009

Nicolas Palazzi Returns

This week, Erin is joined by cognac specialist Nicolas Palazzi who talks labeling, aging & what to do with a…

EPISODE 24 | October 11, 2009

Tal Nadari of Bols Genever

On this week’s At the Root of It, Erin brings us an interview and tasting from the field with Tal…

EPISODE 23 | October 5, 2009

Joe Macari

On this week’s At the Root of It, Erin interviews Joe Macari of Macari Vineyards in the North Fork of…

EPISODE 22 | September 20, 2009

Gary Dusek Part 2

On this week’s At the Root of It, Erin sits down with Gary Dusek, sommelier at Roberta’s, for Part II…

EPISODE 21 | September 13, 2009

Gary Dusek Part 1

On this week’s At the Root of It, Erin sits down with Gary Dusek, the mastermind behind Roberta’s wine program,…

EPISODE 20 | September 7, 2009

Lee Campbell Part 2

On this week’s At the Root of It: Part II of Erin’s two-part series with Lee Campbell of Louis/Dressner selections….

EPISODE 19 | August 24, 2009

Lee Campbell Part 1

On this week’s At the Root of It, Part I of Erin’s interview with Lee Campbell of Louis/Dressner Wine Selections….

EPISODE 18 | August 16, 2009

Brian DiMarco of Barterhouse Wines

This week on At The Root Of It, Erin talks about branding wine and private labels with the Owner &…

EPISODE 17 | August 9, 2009

Bill Bendelow of Sloan Wine Group

On this week’s At the Root Of It, Erin interviews Bill Bendelow, founder of the Sloan Wine Group, an avant-garde…

EPISODE 16 | August 3, 2009

Dave Hamburger

This week on At The Root Of It, Erin talks about wine tastings, flavor profiles, and wine vocabulary with Dave…

EPISODE 15 | July 27, 2009

Dick Bessey Part 2

Part II of the At the Root of It fermentation mini-series with Dick Bessey, master breadmaker and general fermentation scientist.

EPISODE 14 | July 20, 2009

Dick Bessey Part 1

The first of a two-part At the Root of It series on fermentation: Erin interviews Roberta’s resident bread master Dick…

EPISODE 13 | July 13, 2009

Jaime Smith

On this week’s At the Root of It, Erin talks with Jaime Smith, professor of wine studies at UNLV, about…

EPISODE 12 | July 6, 2009

Jonathan Russo Part 2

This Week’s At the Root of It features Part II of Erin’s talk with Jonathan Russo of the Organic Wine…

EPISODE 11 | June 29, 2009

Jonathan Russo Part 1

Erin shifts towards the organic wine movement with guest Jonathan Russo, publisher of the Organic Wine Journal. Conversation points include…

EPISODE 10 | June 23, 2009

Grant Phelps of Chile’s Viu Manent Part 2

Part II of Erin’s interview with Grant Phelps, Chief Winemaker for Viu Manent wines, Chile’s Malbec forerunners.

EPISODE 9 | June 14, 2009

Grant Phelps of Chile’s Viu Manent Part 1

Erin talks with Grant Phelps, chief winemaker at Viu Manent in the Colchagua Valley, about flying winemaking and Chile as…

EPISODE 8 | June 8, 2009

Tom Gannon of Rothmann’s Steakhouse

Erin talks wine lists, the impact of the slumping economy on high-end wine sales, and whether cork is the best…

EPISODE 7 | June 2, 2009

Enomatic Wine Preservation System

Erin gets to the bottom of the much-talked about Enomatic Wine System, with Brian Smith of CLO.

EPISODE 6 | May 25, 2009

Thoreau Wine Society with Mary Taylor

Erin’s hosts a talk with the Burgundy Maven, Mary Taylor, founder of the Thoreau Wine Society.

EPISODE 5 | May 19, 2009

Jon Priest of Etudes Wines

Erin hosts a session with Jon Priest, chief winemaker of Etudes Wines, on Etude’s heritage and preservationist bent.

EPISODE 4 | May 12, 2009

Cognac 101 with Nicolas Palazzi

Erin hosts a talk and tasting with Nicolas Palazzi, a French cognac aficionado who makes France’s finest cognacs available to…

EPISODE 3 | May 4, 2009

Weinborse Fair

Erin Fitzpatrick travels to Germany to bring us interviews with the country’s leading winemakers, recorded around the Weinborse Fair, a…

EPISODE 2 | April 28, 2009

Amy Aiken

Erin Fitzpatrick shares a conversation with Amy Aiken of Meander Vineyards about her most recent vintage; a Sauvignon Blanc titled…

EPISODE 1 | April 21, 2009

Croatian and Slovenian Wines with Kreso Petrokovic of Vinum Imports

Erin Fitzpatrick shares a conversation with Kreso Petrokovic of Vinum Imports, importers of Croatian and Slovenian wines, about wines of…