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March 21st -Ireland in an Hour. Part 2

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Ireland is a nation of storytellers. It’s a talent everyone seems to have. All we did was travel through the South West Coast, Cork and Dublin and we had enough interviews for Two One Hour Specials. THIS is Part Two. It features some of Irelands most famous culinary stars and The Julia Child of Ireland. THE SHOW  What a great line up. Award winning Chefs, teachers, writers, experts of all stripes. We start in Cork City… South of Dublin on ...

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March 7th, 2015 – Part 2 Vancouver International Wine Festival-THE REST OF THE WORLD.

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  Its Part Two our 2015 coverage of the Vancouver International Wine Festival….THE REST OF THE WORLD. This week- it’s the rest of the World Hosted by Daenna van Mulligen – The Wine Diva  www.winediva.ca           And brought to you by Road 13 Vineyards “ It all about the dirt”   www.road13vineyards.com       THE SHOW  Last week we featured Australia..the featyured wine region of this years Wine fest.  Now, it’s the rest of the world..Star names and ...

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February 21st, 2015 – Argentina in an hour!

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Part 1   10 days touring Argentina’s wine regions! A Regional Tasting in Buenos Aires. The tasting and spitting  through the vineyards in Patagonia and Mendoza. along the way we ate perhaps,  a whole cow! These are the tour highlights Part One.  www.winesofargentina.org   THE SHOW      This was a whole bunch of fun. Yes there were 32 wineries and over 300 wines tasted but what really made it fun was the attitude and character of the Argentines themselves. Really fine people who do everything with passion. ...

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February 14th, 2015 – Valentine’s Day!

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Valentines Wines from The Wine Diva. The Bub from Haywire. Chef Rob Feenie & The Great LeGoff from Cactus Club celebrate 10th Anniversary of Iron Chef Win. And Kurtis Kolt pours BC Wines in NYC. THE SHOW It’s that time of year again..Valentine’s  Day. Love. Romance. Wildly expensive dinners and great wine to go with them. OR you never leave the house but still have the time of your life. No matter what you have planned – even if it’s ...

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February 7th 2015 – Rick Hansen

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Rick Hansen, The Dirt Farmers, The Australians are coming and – and – The Wine Diva celebrates 11 years with 11 outstanding  wines.  THE SHOW  Rick Hansen In 1973, at the age of 15, Rick Hansen’s life changed forever. He was involved in an accident that paralyzed him from the waist down. Coming to terms with his new life, he found inspiration from teachers, coaches and family, and set new goals from new dreams. Rick went on to become one of Canada’s ...

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January 31st 2015 – Soup-erbowl Special!!

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ITS SUPERBOWL  WEEKEND! To celebrate we have 33 pre-tasted wines from The Wine Diva AND because it is Superbowl..we present our annual Soup Special..featuring a gaggle of chefs and Larry Thomas The Soup Nazi.    THE SHOW Once again its one of the biggest events of the year..THE SUPER BOWL. Yes, there’re millions of NFL Football fans gearing up for the big game all over the World BUT there are many more millions who never watch football but they get ...

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January 24th, 2014 – Dine Out Vancouver

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Pre-tasted wines for under $16.00 from The Wine Diva Plus the Food part of Dine Out Vancouver. 3 chefs – no waiting @  The Parker/Blacktail/Forage.   THE SHOW The Wine Diva Daenna van Mulligen loves her lists. Some longer than others. However, I think THE most popular list she presents is the one today. The best tasting wines she could find under $16.00.   This list is GOLD. Follow along at www.winediva.ca     Sinfonia Monastrell~Cabernet Sauvignon, Jumilla Spain $14.99 Luis Felipe ...

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January 17th, 2015 – Dine Out Vancouver & The International Wine Festival

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  THE WINE DIVA previews the highlights of the 37th Vancouver International Wine Festival and we join Dine Out Vancouver for Mini Tours of  Craft Beer and Distillery shops.  Featuring stops at Bomber Brewing, Strange Fellows. Odd Society and Yaletown Distillery.    THE SHOW  Two big  upcoming events in Vancouver. Dine Out Vancouver takes place Jan 16 – Feb 1. And The 37th Annual Vancouver International Wine Festival Feb 20 – March 1.      As expected The Wine Diva ...

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January 10th, 2015 – New Zealand in an hour…

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  Dying to get to New Zealand but cant seem to get away..Not to worry. We went last year. TRR presents New Zealand in an Hour  THE SHOW  Last March I had the pleasure of touring various outstanding wine regions in NZ. What drove the various stories was New Zealand’s remarkable sustainability record. Tasting Room Radio broadcast four hours of interviews over the course of 2014 but there were so many interviews I realized other shows could be created.. Thus ...

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January 3rd, 2015 The Smell of Fame!

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  Wall to Wall Celebrities..The Smell of Fame!! Starring Jason Priestley  (90210/Call Me Fitz) , Jim Cuddy (Blue Rodeo), Bruce McCulloch (Kids in the Hall), Tom Cochrane (New tour and LP) and Adam Cohen (On his Father Leonard and his new Tequila fixation) THE SHOW  Not all Tasting Room shows are about wine or food or travel. Sometimes they’re about music,  film and books. And food and wine. This show is a special cuddle with friends who happen to be ...

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