Somm Season on The Grape Nation
By: Andreana Chou The Grape Nation is HRN’s weekly wine journey. No snobbery here, just a palatable trip through beautiful vineyards and great wine lists with industry leaders. Conversations from last month’s “Sommelier September” bring listeners inside some of the best restaurants in New York City for stories about their somms and insight on what to drink.
Micah Melton, Beverage Director of The Alinea Group
Micah Melton was born and raised in Davenport, Iowa and began his studies in computer science before finding his calling in the culinary arts. While attending Culinary Arts school he began working in bars to pay the bills and fell in love with the beverage side of the industry.
Thomas Carter, Proprietor of Estela, Cafe Altro Paradiso & Flora Bar. Louis Fabbrini, Bev. Dir, Estela & Cafe Altro Paradiso
Thomas Carter, Proprietor of Estela, Cafe Altro Paradiso, & Flora Bar and Louis Fabbrini, Bev. Dir. of Estela and Cafe Altro Paradiso oversee the wine and food at some of NYC's hottest restaurants.