Q: What TV show do you watch or magazine do you read that you are embarrassed to admit?
A: The Voice - it has it all though, music, struggle, celebration, human stories
Q: Who are your three favorite musicians of all time, living or dead?
A: Neil Young, Mike Watt, Thelonious Monk
Q: If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?
A: Pay off our winery and dig a cave.
Napa Valley, California
Featured: Thursday, March 7th at the Embassy & Winemaker Dinner Series
Jill and her husband Steve have since become internationally acclaimed vintners, with their wines being featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The San Francisco Chronicle (where Steve was recently named “Winemaker of the Year”), Bon Appétit Magazine, In-Style Magazine, Decanter Magazine, Food & Wine Magazine, and The Wine Spectator, to name a few. The MATTHIASSON story has also been told in several wine-related books including How to Love Wine, by New York Times wine writer, Eric Asimov, The Juice, by Wall Street Journal wine writer Jay McInerney, and The New California Wine by San Francisco Chronicle wine writer Jon Bonné. When Jill isn’t managing the family wine business, she is picking fresh fruit from her orchards and selling it to local restaurants and at the Napa Farmers’ Market, preserving the fruits and vegetables that she grows in her garden, and raising her two amazing sons.