EPISODE 5: DEL CLOSE MARATHON WITH JON GABRUS, ISAIAH LESTER, SCOTT ROGOWSKY, JOSH LIT AND RYAN SMITH

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A very special Del Close Marathon episode featuring comedians Jon Gabrus, Isaiah Lester and HQ Host Scott Rogowsky.  Adam hosts the worlds largest live HQ but doesn't let Scott ask a single question.  Wine is provided by Josh Lit, wine director for Gotham Bar and Grill, and creator of ForkandSaber.com, Ryan Smith.  The show closes with an original song from Hermes Heartbreaker.

Episode 2 - anna chlumsky (Veep), Tate tucker and Andy Lebon (regal Wines)

Photos by Daniella Liben Pally

Vino Diesel Episode 2. Adam Pally and Isaiah Lester cohost this episode where Andy Lebon of Regal Wine provides a selection of Merlot.  Anna Chlumsky (VEEP) and her friend Kylene reminisce about the days they met in Sommelier school. Then Tate Tucker closes out the show with one of his bangers.

1. Red Bordeaux
Producer: Chateau Ferran
Wine Name: “Tradition Rouge"
Vintage: 2015
Grape: 60%Merlot/30%Cabernet Franc/10%Cabernet Sauvignon
Origin: Bordeaux, France "Entre Deux Mers"

2. Chilean Merlot
Producer: Vina Chocalan
Wine Name: Reserva Merlot
Vintage: 2014
Grape: 85%Merlot/5%Syrah/10%Cabernet Sauvignon
Origin: Maipo Valley, Chile

3. California Merlot
Producer: Bianchi
Wine Name: "Signature Selection" Merlot
Vintage: 2013
Grape: Merlot
Origin: Paso Robles, California

All available for purchase at SomeGoodWine.com

Episode 1 - John Reynolds (Search Party), Isaiah Lester, Alex Alan (Freeks Mill), Big Assas

Photos by: Daniela Liben Pally

Pally introduces Vino Diesel, the podcast, with co-host & one half of the ModelBoyz contingent, Isaiah Lester.  We discuss the strip club scene in Atlanta with John Reynolds.  Alex Alan, the sommelier at Freeks Mill, educates us on wine.  Local NYC hip hop artist, Big Assas, performs.


Featured Wines:
1. White Wine
Producer: Tessa Laroche
Vintage: 2016
Grape: Chenin Blanc
Origin: Loire Valley, France

2. Orange Wine
Producer: Iago's Wine
Vintage: 2016
Grape: Chinuri
Origin: Metskheta, Republic of Georgia

3. Light Red
Producer: Jean-Claude Lapalu
Wine Name: La Croix de Rameaux
Vintage: 2013
Grape: Gamay
Origin: Brouilly, Cru Beaujolais, France

4. Heavy Red
Producer: Lagvinari
Vintage: 2011
Grape: Saperavi
Origin: Kakheti, Republic of Georgia