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The Wine Road provides the Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma to locals and visitors with tips and news on events, wineries, restaurants, outdoor activities, and places to stay.

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Mar 10, 2022

Wine Road Podcast Episode 145
Sponsored by Ron Rubin Winery


Episode 145 | Chef Kristina Daya, Owner of Mazza Catering

Kristina Daya, owner of Mazza catering tells us how she got started, the services Mazza catering provides and her philosophy of food—making a celebration out of gathering and being present in the moment.

Book of the Day: The Wine Dine Dictionary by Victoria Moore

Podcast SponsorRon Rubin Winery


1:14 In addition catering big events Kristina provides private experiences such as the Chef’s Table a private dining experience and with the fresh local and seasonal bounty in Sonoma county.

4:07 How Kristina got started in the industry. It all started with her father and paper cocktail umbrellas!

7:00 The meaning of Mazza – the embodiment of sharing food. "Mazza" in Arabic means "small plates" which are typically shared with good company at joyous occasions.

9:49 A gift for Beth—Kristina’s private label secret spice blend for Mazza’s signature dish—“The Best Chicken You’ve Ever Had!”

15:40 Kristina tells us about her two most memorable events--a wonderful wedding and a private dinner at the home of the CEO of Twitter.

21:00 Book of the Day – The Wine Dine Dictionary by Victoria Moore.

27:10 Kristina reflects on that perfect moment when it all comes together at an event and everyone is enjoying the food, the company and the atmosphere. Food is her love language.


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