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(PODCAST) Episode 253 – Uncorking A Winning Education

(2019)  Ready to head back to school?  Our first guests on this week’s show introduce us to a world class wine program here in the Northwest. Our guests this week share the stories behind Yakima Valley College Wine Program, Winters Hill Estate of Dayton, and the new ownership of Basil Cellars in Walla Walla. Join …

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(PODCAST) Episode 252 – These Hills Are Alive

(2019)  There’s a little bit of everything in this week’s edition of Northwest Wine Radio.  And we end up traveling all over the Northwest to share it with you. Our guests this week share the stories behind Elevee Winegrowers of Dundee, and Swede Hill Distilling of Yakima. Join host Brian Calvert for all this, plus …

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(PODCAST) Episode 251 – Let The 7th Season Begin!

(2019 – Season 7 Premiere)  We’re back with another season of the stories of your favorite local producers! Our guests this week share the stories behind JB Neufeld Wines of Yakima, and Telaya Wines of Boise.  And the “Wine Moms” stop by the share a new wine they just discovered. Join host Brian Calvert for …

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(PODCAST) Episode 250 – A Toast To a Big Milestone

(2019) It’s time to party! We begin this week’s show by taking a moment to celebrate our 250th episode.  A big thank you to all our sponsors who make this possible, and a special thanks to YOU for listening to the show.  We have 6 seasons under our belt, and are preparing for our 7th …

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(PODCAST) Episode 249 – The Hops Have It!

(2019) Drinking delicious craft brew is one thing; making it yourself is something completely different. That’s what our new friends at Single Hill Brewing of Yakima are discovering.  Yet as they brew, they’re do some new and different things themselves that you’ll enjoy hearing about.  We also learning the story behind Noble Estate Vineyard and …

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(AUDIO) Episode 248 – Breaking News: Cop Makes Wine

(2019) So, a police officer and a crime reporter walk into the same crime scene.  And after a few dates fall in love.  What’s Next? Wine! This week, we take you to the home of Guardian Cellars and Newsprint Wines to meet the couple behind these Woodinville labels.  You have the right to remain thirsty!  …

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(AUDIO) Episode 247 – A River Runs Through It

(2019) One of the Northwest’s most beautiful areas has become one of the region’s newest AVAs. This week, we take you to Elkton, home of River’s Edge Winery, where we hear their tory and better understand the difference a little coastal influence can make!  Then, we’re off to Bend for a look behind the scenes …

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(AUDIO) Episode 246 – Rapunzel’s Favorite Rose’

(2019)  When Rapunzel lets her hair down from this high tower, someone usually climbs up with a great glass of wine! This week we meet the people behind Hightower Cellars of Red Mountain, and learn the story behind their success.  Then, we’re off to Mount Vernon, where the historic Skagit River Brewery is under new …

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(AUDIO) Episode 245 – A Delicious Spanish Invasion

(2019)  They’ve been a family power in Spanish wine for over a century, and now they’ve picked the Pacific Northwest as their new home. This week, we get acquainted with the Spaniard and the French winemaker who have set-up shop in Walla Walla at Valdemar Estates.  We also take a road trip to the beautiful …

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(AUDIO) Episode 244 – It’s Okay to be a Little Odd

(2019)  So, you don’t fit-in perfectly.  Don’t worry about it: It’s perfectly fine to be a little odd. That’s what we discovered on a recent visit to British Columbia, home of Odd Society Spirits.  The Vancouver distillery was built in a former motorcycle shop, and their products will take you on quite a ride!  We …

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