NW Vine Time 2/28/15 Taste Washington Wine Month opens as Brian returns to Woodinville to feature one of the state's most prestigious brands, Matthews Winery, where the Otis Family has added the Tenor label to it's already impressive lineup.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
NW Vine Time 2/21/15 Brian's invited to an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what promises to be one of Portland's premier night sports in The Pearl.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
NW Vine Time 2/14/15 With Washington Wine Month just a few weeks away, Brian visits Force Majeure in Woodinville's Warehouse District and is impressed with their swank tasting room.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
NW Vine Time 2/7/15 The Oregon wine industry's economic impact is validated- over $3.35 billion in 2013 alone, so Brian welcomes Oregon Wine Board Executive Director Tom Danowski to share the good news.
Saturday, January 24, 2015
NW Vine Time 1/24/15 Brian pops the cork on the 10th vintage of Northwest Vine Time, honoring our Washington Winery of the Year, DeLille Cellars at the Maison DeLille Tasting Room with two of our favorite people in the industry, Greg & Stacy Lill.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
NW Vine Time 1/17/15 In the late-80's, it was craft brewing. Then Washington & Oregon wines became nationally acclaimed. Now, our home grown distilleries, including Bull Run, are producing spirits that are capturing attention across the country.
Saturday, January 10, 2015
NW Vine Time 1/10/15 With Washington Wine Month just around the corner in March, Brian returns to Woodinville to announce special events and offers with Willows Lodge, plus he visits a winery founded by a Napa Valley legend.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
NW Vine Time 1/3/15 Brian pops the cork on the 10th vintage of Northwest Vine Time, honoring our Washington Winery of the Year, DeLille Cellars at the Maison DeLille Tasting Room with two of our favorite people in the industry, Greg & Stacy Lill.
Saturday, November 29, 2014
NW Vine Time 11/29/14 Mezcal is to tequila what champagne is to wine- unique varietals of agave sourced from specific areas in Mexico produce "Zac", the smooth mezcal brought to our region by Northwest legends Edgar Martinez & Gene Juarez.
Saturday, November 1, 2014
NW Vine Time 11/1/14 As the cider scene continues to explode across the Northwest, Brian stops in NE Portland to visit with industry leader Nat West, known as "Reverend Nat", where the apple's deepest purpose is revealed.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
NW Vine Time 10/25/14 Encore broadcast from 1/4/14. Brian opens 2014 by welcoming one of the world's top winemakers, German Reisling King Ernst Loosen, who's partnered with Oregon winemaker Jay Somers on a Pinot Noir project at J. Christopher Wines.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
NW Vine Time 10/18/14 Acting on a tip from local Pinotphile Milt McConnell, Brian hikes to the apex of the Dundee
Saturday, October 11, 2014
NW Vine Time 10/11/14 Oregon Pinot Noir has gained worldwide acclaim, and when one of Burgundy's legendary winemakers decides to start his own project in our backyard, it's well worth the trip to visit with him.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
NW Vine Time 10/4/14 With harvest in full swing across much of Washington & Oregon, Brian tracks down top winemakers from across the region to give us an update from the vineyards.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
NW Vine Time 9/13/14 With harvest just days away, the top Willamette Valley wineries trek to Seattle to share their wines at "Pinot in the City", where Brian meets one of the industry's top young prospects.