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(AUDIO) Episode 211 – “Aviation History By The Pint”

(2018)  Nothing beats good, locally made beer and a great story!  This week, you get both as we share the history and art that inspired the beer AND the name of Wingman Brewers in Tacoma. We also meet the wine maker behind the Alder Ridge Cellars label.  His work in Prosser includes work on another …

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(AUDIO) Episode 210 – “Wine History & Wine Block!”

  (2018) This week, we take a trip to Idaho to visit with the winemaker behind one of that state’s most well-known wineries.  You’ll really enjoy getting to know more about Ste. Chapelle Winery, and the story of it’s second label! We also get to know a couple of moms who have come up with …

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(AUDIO) Episode 209 – “A Partnership Beyond Wine”

  (2018) There are matches made in heaven, and then there are matches made in a wine barrel. Such is the case with the couple behind Washington’s Barrage Cellars. They share their story of balancing life, love, and grapes as we get a taste of the bold fruits of their labor.  Then, we visit with …

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(AUDIO) Episode 207 – “Brewing Cooperation & Collaboration”

  (2018) Maybe you’re interested in brewing your own beer, but don’t have the resources or desire to do it all yourself? Boy, do we have a flying bike for you! The guys behind Flying Bike Coop Brewery stop by to share their story of helping everyone make good beer. You can be as involved …

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(AUDIO) Episode 206 – “Apples Aren’t Just For Eating”

  (2018) Talk about a booming industry!  Sure, we’re adding more wineries and breweries by the year, but at the core of all this growth is cider!  We have a conversation with the Northwest Cider Association about how it’s members are keeping up with increased demand. This week, we also meet the women of Orlison …

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(AUDIO) Episode 205 – “All Aboard! Time For Wine!”

  (2018) Down by the station, early in the morning, see the little wine bottles all in a row!  This week, we share the story of Cote Bonneville and Train Station Wines, an operation in the Yakima Valley that’s housed in a beautifully refurbished train station. Then, we head down the road to Richland and …

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(AUDIO) Episode 204 – “Drinking on Island Time”

  (2018) You’re on an island, in the middle of Puget Sound.  Besides living at a different pace, we meet the family WORKING at a different pace.  We share the story behind Seattle Distilling Company, putting Vashon Island on the spirits map. Then we’re off to Newberg, Oregon to meet half of the namesake behind …

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(AUDIO) Episode 202 – “Oregon’s Argentine Influence”

  (2018) He hails from a family of winemakers; Dad made wine in France, Mom made wine in Argentina.  We meet the winemaker behind Oregon’s Sylvan Ridge Winery and Elizabeth Chambers Cellars, and learn how the family tree is influencing his Willamette Family creations. In our Brewers Corner, we meet the women of Stoup Brewing, …

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(AUDIO) Episode 201 – “Wine With That Extra Kick”

  (2018)  This week we get “all up in your business” with a little heat!  It’s not everyday we come across a winemaker infusing jalapenos into their bottles.  There’s a really fascinating story behind Potter Wines of Garden City, including where this idea came from! We also meet a wine operation where they take the …

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(AUDIO) Episode 200 – “Distilling A Private Offering”

  (2018)  We mark the 200th episode of the show by inviting some old friends to join us!  Our partner in Northwest Wine Radio is doing something no Northwest distiller has done before:  Offer you a chance to become part owner.  This week, we learn more about the private offering at Heritage Distilling Company. Then …

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