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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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Northwest Wine Radio – “An Oasis of Good Wine” (ep199)

  (2018)  First there was Duck Pond, then came Desert Wind Winery.  We meet the Fries family, the force behind two well-known names in Northwest wine.  And each label highlights the best of the state in which it calls home. Then we have a good conversation with the family behind Fremont Mischief distillery in Seattle.  …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “I Like IKE & Sharing The Bounty” (ep198)

  (2018)  While the name sure does sound presidential, it’s the wine that gets top billing at this place!  We sit down with the people behind Isenhower Cellars of Walla Walla, and talk about decades of delicious wine. Then we meet the guys behind Hanson Vineyards and Franchere Wine Company.  Two different operations, based in …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “Racetracks & Rebel Winemakers” (ep197)

  (2018)  Our toast to “Taste Washington Wine Month” continues with a visit with Steve Warner, head of the Washington Wine Commission. Steve tells us all about the fun events planned for the rest of the month. We also get to meet a unique winemaker who’s putting her own special touch on two different Northwest labels:  …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “Wine Embraces Its Feminine Side” (ep196)

  (2018)  We kick off “Taste Washington Wine Month” with a visit from one of the state’s premiere female winemakers.  She shares a really fascinating look at the “feminine” influence on the delicious wine made at Warr-King Wines in Woodinville. Then, we have a conversation with the Northwest’s “first family” of craft brewing.  The Kemper …

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Northwest Wine Radio – “Umpqua Wine Has Ummph!” (ep193)

  (2018)  Sure they make Syrah, but that wine made from other fruit is pretty tasty as well!  We get a true taste of Oregon’s Umpqua River Valley with a visit from HV Cellars of Winston, where the winemaker can’t resist fermenting things other than grapes. Our friend from the Washington Beer Commission stops by …

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