Wine Etiquette? It’s Not Just for The Hiltons

New internet talk radio show, “Good Libations, The Wine Show”, joins the VoiceAmerica Channel

(PRWEB) June 24, 2005 -- Ever want to know more about how to choose, serve and sip the right wine? Food and wine experts (no, not Rick and Kathy Hilton), Karl S. Von Senden and Debbie J. Elder are the hosts of a new weekly show, “Good Libations, The Wine Show” on the VoiceAmerica Channel starting on Friday, June 24, 2005 at 1PM PST (4PM EST) with an encore broadcast at 1AM PST (4AM EST). The VoiceAmerica™ Channel ( offers the latest topics and conversations live and on demand via the internet.

“Good Libations, The Wine Show” is a weekly, radio show that presents an upbeat, entertaining introduction to the “world of wine” featuring interviews with leading winemakers, chefs and vintners. Listeners will be treated to discussions on trends in the wine industry, fun facts and education about wine and food, and will have the opportunity to call the hosts with their grape questions.

Karl S. Von Senden and Debbie J. Elder, both of Greater Phoenix, Arizona, host the show. Von Senden is Chairman of the Central Arizona Chapter of the American Institute of Wine and Food, (AIWF), is certified through the second level by the International Sommeliers’ Guild and is a current scholar in the prestigious Masters of Wine Program. As an experienced licensed contractor and president of Castle Mark Cellars, he constructs and consults on the design, and crafting of wine cellars, rooms, and wine storage. As a speaker and educator, he conducts wine seminars and hosts presentations.

Debbie J. Elder has an extensive background in marketing and event planning with an emphasis on food and wine. Elder is a culinary instructor, former owner of a cooking school, food stylist, and past marketing coordinator for Beaulieu Vineyard’s consumer wine education program in Arizona. She is the Founder of The Grape Connection, a company that provides wine education to individuals and groups through tasting events across the country. Elder is a member of the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP), Meeting Professionals International (IACP), and a board member of the American Institute of Wine & Food (AIWF).

To learn more than the 5 S’s of wine (See, Sniff, Sip, Swirl and Swallow), log on at every Friday at 1PM Pacific (4PM Eastern). Call in toll free with your questions and comments at 888-335-5204. Past episodes will be available in Karl & Debbie’s content library and On Demand. Further information about the show and featured guests can be found at

SurfNet Media Group ( (OTCBB:SFNM), founded in 1999, is an on-demand media company-- the leading producer and distributor of online, talk radio content, streaming over 100 programs weekly to targeted audiences on its VoiceAmerica™ Network ( SurfNet is pioneering a next generation distribution model based on its patented Metaphor® iportal, creating innovative “community centers” that transform virtually any website into a broadcast portal for syndicating online content.

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