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Northwest Wine Radio – “A Chateau & A Craft District” (ep180)

  (2017)  There’s some new activity brewing near the site of the old Olympia brewery, and it’s goal is to make Tumwater a brewing and distilling destination.  Our friend Justin Stiefel and his Heritage Distilling Company will be among the first tenants of the new Tumwater Craft District. Speaking of brewing, we take a trip …

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Northwest Wine Night – “Pinot Noir, You’re a Star!” (ep190)

  We promise you’ll enjoy this episode, but you’ll enjoy it EVEN MORE if you’re familiar with the Netflix series “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.”  Yet, it’s not the title character that steals our show.  We introduce our stars to Titus Andromedon via his tribute to Pinot Noir.  Let the laughter commence! So, grab a glass …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “A Winemaker of Many Labels” (ep179)

  (2017)  The next time you think you don’t have much free time, consider Neil Glancy.  The winemaker makes really good vino for Crossings Winery, and has now launched his own label called C Sebastian.  And when he’s not working on these wines, he’s helping others make good wine.  Sounds like a good guy to …

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Northwest Wine Night – “The Days of Whine & Roses” (ep189)

  We’re definitely in the pink this week!  We enjoy a couple of bottles of Northwest-made Rosé and everything begins to come up roses.  As we taste the wine, roses come to mind, and what happens next will likely make you laugh out loud.  HINT: It smells like roses. The good smell of roses, you …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “Pepper Bridges & B.C. Brews” (ep178)

(2017)  This week, we take a trip to Walla Walla’s Pepper Bridge Winery & Amavi Cellars to learn the story behind this estate operation. Then it’s off to British Columbia, a growing power in the world of craft brewing.  We get a chance to sit down with the people behind Postmark Brewing, who do their …

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Northwest Wine Night – “Some Snacks with your Wine?” (ep188)

  We got a bad case of the munchies during this #WineNight.  As we enjoyed a couple of bottles of locally-made Red Blend, we started talking about our favorite snacks.  Besides getting really hungry, we had some good laughs talking about the kinds of “snack” we prefer. So, grab a glass of wine, and get …

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Northwest Wine Night – “Uncorking The Beatles” (ep187)

  This week we celebrate one of the Beatles’ best albums by assigning songs from “Abbey Road” to our two bottles of Pinot Gris.  So, we end up everywhere from “Oh! Darling” to an “Octopus’ Garden,” and have a great time doing it! So, grab a glass of wine, and get ready for some fun!  …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “Award Winning Biblical Brewhouse” (ep176)

(2017)  From church to craft beer…to a really cool award!  We’ll meet the family behind 5 Rights Brewing Company, just named Washington’s small brewery of the year.  R.J. Whitlow and family stop by to spread the good news. What does it mean to be “estate grown?” And what makes Red Mountain so special?  You’ll learn …

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Northwest Wine Night – “Latin Lovers on the Loose” (ep186)

  Ready for a little spice in your life?  This week we uncork a couple bottles of Syrah, and things get pretty sexy from there!   After all, we REALLY get “uncorked” and start comparing our wines to some real beauties.  In the process, one of our stars channels his “Inner Charo,” and we “hoochie coochie” …

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