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September 28th 2013

The Wine Diva visits Painted Rock and hands us 6 wines to watch Makini Howell. The vegan queen of Seattle Hester Creek rocks the Golden Mile Susane Balbo   The Show The Wine Diva has two stories this week. First is about the remarkable destination known as Painted Rock. Combining award winning wines and a profile that strides across the landscape with ease. John Skinner opens his winery and BOOM..he’s holding two Lieutenant Govern awards. Talk about making your presence …

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September 25th 2013

The Wine Diva visits Painted Rock and hands us 6 wines to watch Makini Howell. The vegan queen of Seattle Hester Creek rocks the Golden Mile Susane Balbo     The Show The Wine Diva has two stories this week. First is about the remarkable destination known as Painted Rock. Combining award winning wines and a profile that strides across the landscape with ease. John Skinner opens his winery and BOOM..he’s holding two Lieutenant Govern awards. Talk about making your …

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Hastings House – Salt Spring Island

Hastings House – Salt Spring Island   Address: Hastings House Country House Hotel 160 Upper Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island  B.C. Canada,  V8K 2S2 Tel:  (250) 537-2362 Fax: (250) 537-5333 E-mail: info@hastingshouse.com Toll Free:   1-800-661-9255   (Canada and U.S.A.)

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September 21st, 2013

Tasting Room Radio will be heard at 3pm Saturday for the Vancouver folks on TEAM 1410 .  The Wine Diva has two dozen wines for the Season. Falling in Love with Autumn Wines We travel to Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island for their wine festival. Sean Heather – One of the most interesting restaurateurs in Vancouver enters the Hall of Fame.   THE SHOW Daenna van Mulligen returns as The Wine Diva. Falling in Love With Autumn Wines. It’s that change …

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September 18th, 2013

The Wine Diva has two dozen wines for the Season. Falling in Love with Autumn Wines We travel to Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island for their wine festival. Sean Heather – One of the most interesting restaurateurs in Vancouver enters the Hall of Fame. THE SHOW Daenna van Mulligen returns as The Wine Diva. Falling in Love With Autumn Wines. It’s that change of season ..heading fully into Fall. Most of us start looking for more “involved” Wines..switching from the …

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September 14th 2013

  This week: 14 BC wineries pour their latest releases and the Dean of Canadian Wine Writers John Schreiner ..shares his tasting notes. THE SHOW It’s the annual Colour BC VQA Fall Release Tasting at the Vancouver Convention Centre Take a BC wine journey through the growing wine regions of British Columbia! The largest annual tasting of BC VQA wines in Vancouver, this event hosted 75 BC wineries, showcasing more than 300 BC VQA wines. We are so pleased to …

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September 11th 2013

This week: 14 BC wineries pour their latest releases and the Dean of Canadian Wine Writers John Schreiner ..shares his tasting notes. THE SHOW It’s the annual Colour BC VQA Fall Release Tasting at the Vancouver Convention Centre Take a BC wine journey through the growing wine regions of British Columbia! The largest annual tasting of BC VQA wines in Vancouver, this event hosted 75 BC wineries, showcasing more than 300 BC VQA wines. We are so pleased to present …

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Tasting Room Radio BC Sept 7th 2013

As September begins to take over our lives..certain things start to come into view. One is harvest. The second is a run of Wine Festivals, of all shapes and sizes. Three food and wine festivals are profiled on this week’s TRR. Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island The 62th annual Niagara Food and Wine Festival The 33rd Okanagan Fall Wine Festival. Interviews with all three organizing groups and a feature interview with Winemaker JM Bouchard at Road 13 on the Golden Mile. South Okanagan. THE …

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Tasting Room Radio AB Sept 4th 2013

As September begins to take over our lives..certain things start to come into view. One is harvest. The second is a run of Wine Festivals, of all shapes and sizes. Three food and wine festivals are profiled on this week’s TRR. Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island The 62th annual Niagara Food and Wine Festival The 33rd Okanagan Fall Wine Festival. Interviews with all three organizing groups and a feature interview with Winemaker JM Bouchard at Road 13 on the Golden Mile. South Okanagan. THE …

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Tasting Room Radio AB August 14th 2013

It’s the annual “Let’s go fishing and drink wine” summer vacation special. This year it’s at the beautiful Skitchine Lodge located on the Bonaparte Plateau north of Kamloops. Guests include Chef Mark Filatow, Master of Wine Rhys Pender, Orofino winemaker and co-owner John Weber, my friend Mary Corbett. Plus from the Skitchine Chef Jens Larson, Mark and Tania Lee. Also a visit to the first winery in Kamloops – Harpers Trail. The Wine Diva returns with her memories of a …

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