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(VIDEO) Episode 239 – The Invitation is in the Male

(2019)  Hey, did you hear?  There’s another party in Jen’s mouth!  And guess who just got invited to said party? As we taste a couple of bottles of Northwest-made Pinot Noir, the panelists are challenged to invite a certain group of Hollywood A-listers to a very specific party.  It’s amazing how they describe their wines …

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(PODCAST) Episode 268 – Growing Beyond Goldendale

(2020)  Years ago, they picked a spot based on it’s distance from major cities.  Today, this operation is so large, they’re expanding again! Our guests this week share the stories behind Maryhill Winery of Goldendale, and Sno Road Winery of Echo.  And, the Wine Moms stop by to make another wine recommendation…as the kids have …

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(VIDEO) Episode 167 – Facial Hair vs. Bare

(2020)  It’s one of the world’s oldest debates, and we do our best to settle it over some really good whiskey. This episode of Northwest Bar Night features  a couple of different takes on delicious, Northwest-made Rye Whiskey.  And as we imbibe, the stars at the bar are challenged to describe their booze as a …

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(PODCAST) Episode 267 – A Chef & his Cocktail Concoctions

(2020)  In our first new show of the new year, we take you to one of the big operations in the Walla Walla Valley for a really fun wine story. Our guests this week share the stories behind Woodward Canyon of Walla Walla, and Beardslee Public House of Bothell — a unique place for food …

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(VIDEO) Episode 238 – Bieber-Believers & Really Good Blends

(2019)  Wine has the power to change everything.  You’ll truly believe that statement after witnessing the shenanigans on this episode! Yes, there’s lots going on this week as we taste a couple of bottles of Northwest-made Red Blend.  The panelists are challenged to compare their wine to a certain pop star named Justin Bieber.  The …

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(PODCAST) Episode 266 – Another Walla Walla Wonder

(2019)  We have some variety on the show this week, with two very different wine making styles for you to hear about! Our guests this week share the stories behind Prospice Wines of Walla Walla, and Moffett Vineyards of Sherwood, Oregon.  And, the Wine Moms stop by to make another wine recommendation.  Let’s hope the …

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(VIDEO) Episode 237 – I’m Still Standing (barely)

(2019)  Call this one a tribute to all who are full-bodied and fruity! This week, as we taste a couple of bottles of Northwest-made Viognier, we compare its full-bodied fruitiness to one of our other favorites.  There’s so much “Philadelphia Freedom” in this episode, there’s no question about “Can you feel the love tonight,” because …

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(PODCAST) Episode 265 – All We Do Is Sparkle

(2019)  When everything you make sparkles, you’re truly the life of the party!  Even when those sparkles come naturally, like they do with winery we’re spotlighting this week. Our guests this week share the stories behind Treveri Cellars of Wapato, Washington, as well as the two brandy-making friends behind DW Distilling of Walla Walla. Join …

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(VIDEO) Episode 166 – The Ed Sheeran Effect

(2019)  He’s arguably the most prolific ginger on the radio today, and his music makes this night at the bar so much fun! This episode of Northwest Bar Night features  a couple of different takes on delicious, Northwest-made Red Ales.  We carefully explain what the “Ed Sheeran Effect” actually is, and things get pretty fun …

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(PODCAST) Episode 264 – From Orchards To Vines

(2019)  It’s been known as one of the larger fruit producers of southern Oregon, and that fruit was mostly in the orchards until a few decades ago. Our guests this week share the stories behind Del Rio Vineyards of Gold Hill near Medford, Oregon, and Cramoisi Vineyard of Dundee Hills.  And, we explore the most …

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