An award-winning author, speaker, consultant, and television host, Leslie Sbrocco, is known for her entertaining approach to wine and food. Voted as one of
the Top 20 most influential people in the American wine business by intowine.com, Sbrocco’s engaging personality, humor, and ability to connect with the
audience are her trademarks.
Sbrocco’s has written two award-winning wine books and is the host of the PBS television series Check Please! Bay Area, which has won a James Beard award
and three Emmy awards in the span of 13 seasons. Leslie was a featured judge on the PBS national series, The Winemakers, and created wine content for the
hit TBS show, Cougartown. She appears frequently on national radio and television outlets and is a regular guest on NBC’s Today Show. Leslie is currently at
work on the new national PBS television series entitled, 100 Days…100 Drinks, Dishes & Destinations.
As one of the country’s most sought-after wine speakers, Leslie has showcased her energetic style at hundreds of events including O magazine’s Hi Gorgeous
tour with Oprah Winfrey. She has been the keynote speaker at high-profile events including Food & Wine Magazine’s Aspen Classic, the Boston Wine Expo,
Pinot Noir New Zealand, Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival and the Boardwalk Wine Promenade.