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Northwest Vine Time

Northwest native, estate planning strategist and wine aficionado Brian Bushlach pops the cork with listeners in Seattle and across our region every Saturday afternoon. In it's sixth year on the airwaves, Northwest Vine Time is the only show dedicated to Northwest wines and the faces & places behind them. Brian features top winemakers, restaurateurs and travel destinations throughout Washington and

Saturday, June 28, 2014

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    Brian wraps up his trip to Southern Oregon with a stop in Ashland at one of the region's first wineries, Weisinger Family Winery, where the patriarch pours fine wine and revisits the area's history.

Saturday, June 21, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 6/21/14
    Our Southern Oregon swing continues with a stop at Agate Ridge Vineyards, where the award winning wines are inviting and the summer concert series brings live music to the vineyards.

Saturday, June 14, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 6/14/14
    Brian revisits the sizzling Southern Oregon wine scene the next few weeks and his first stop is the spectacular tasting room at Kriselle Cellars, where the wine & food pairings are also impressive.

Saturday, June 7, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 6/7/14
    Brian joins Betz Family Winery co-owner Steve Griessel for a round of golf at TPC and learns that Steve is not only a connoisseur of fine wine, but our friend from South Africa knows his way around a golf course!

Saturday, May 31, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 5/31/14
    Brian jets between Seattle & Portland to score interviews with NFL Hall of Famer Dan Marino and local legend, former Husky great & NFL veteran Damon Huard as they launch their much anticipated wine, "Passing Time".

Saturday, May 24, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 5/24/14
    Oregon Wine Month concludes as Brian anchors our coverage from our Portland studio, calling on two of the top wineries in the spectacular Columbia Gorge AVA, Cathedral Ridge and Phelps Creek Vineyards.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 5/17/14
    Oregon Wine Month continues with the countdown to Memorial Day Weekend- Brian journeys through the Willamette Valley and tracks down a pair of winemakers who aren't big names, at least not yet.

Saturday, May 10, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 5/10/14
    Brian travels the wine trails of Oregon again this weekend as Oregon Wine Month continues, this time with stops at an urban winery in Eugene, and a rural setting in the rolling hills of the Southern Willamette Valley.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 5/3/14
    Brian hops on Horizon Air for a flight to sunny Southern Oregon and the opening of Oregon Wine Month, Presented by the Oregon Wine Board- upon landing in Medford, he meets with two of the region's rock stars!

Saturday, April 26, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 4/26/14
    The countdown is on to Oregon Wine Month in May, and Brian visits Portland's urban winery scene where vintners are bringing the valley's varietals to the people.

Saturday, April 19, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 4/19/14
    With Oregon Wine Month just a couple weeks away, Brian hops a Horizon fight to Medford and meets up with our friend Michael Donovan at Ashland's Irvine Vineyards.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 4/12/14
    Brian revisits one of Washington's iconic wineries, Betz Family Winery, where South African natives Steve & Bridgit Griessel have partnered with legendary winemaker Bob Betz.

Saturday, April 5, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 4/5/14
    Northwest Vine Time investigates the exploding spirits scene across the region with a guided tour along Portland's Distillery Row, led by one of the pioneers of the local craft..

Saturday, March 29, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 3/29/14
    Brian returns to the Seattle-area to wrap up Taste Washington Wine Month with one of the state's most popular and most respected winemakers, industry leader Chris Sparkman of Sparkman Cellars.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

  • NW Vine Time 3/22/14
    The Hip Chicks planted the seeds for Portland's urban winery scene back in 2001, before it was hip, cool or otherwise novel to open a winery in the middle of a blue collar industrial zone.
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