NW Vine Time 3/8/14 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, March 1, 2014
NW Vine Time 3/1/14 With Oregon's Classic Wines Auction this evening, Brian welcomes Executive Director Heather Martin to showcase an exclusive auction item that's one-of-a-kind in the Pacific Northwest.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
NW Vine Time 2/22/14 Brian broadcasts from the comforts of our Portland studio this weekend, welcoming two of the pioneers in the Oregon cider industry and tasting through their unique offerings.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
NW Vine Time 2/15/14 Brian & the NWVT crew pay a visit to Chef Bobby at The Barking Frog on their way to Woodinville's Warehouse District to revisit one of the region's most exciting new wineries, Avennia.
Saturday, February 8, 2014
NW Vine Time 2/8/14 After a football-induced hiatus to celebrate the Seahawks Super Bowl win, Brian is back with a trip to Sigillo Cellars in Snoqualmie, where the only winery in town is getting rave reviews.
Saturday, January 18, 2014
NW Vine Time 1/18/14 Brian mixes it up this weekend with a visit to Oven & Shaker, the hot spot in Portland's Pearl District where he slides behind the bar to mix drinks with owner & world-renowned mixologist Ryan Magarian.
Saturday, January 11, 2014
NW Vine Time 1/11/14 Olives in Oregon? Some thought Paul Durant was crazy for planting olives in the Willamette Valley, just as they did when the wine pioneers planted Pinot Noir in these same hills 40 years ago.
Saturday, January 4, 2014
NW Vine Time 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, December 28, 2013
NW Vine Time 12/28/13 Frenchman turned Oregonian Laurent Montalieu has become the state's most prolific vintner and entrepreneur, crafting spectacular wines while leading the industry's growth.
Saturday, December 21, 2013
NW Vine Time 12/21/13 Olives in Oregon? Some thought Paul Durant was crazy for planting olives in the Willamette Valley, just as they did when the wine pioneers planted Pinot Noir in these same hills 40 years ago.
Saturday, December 14, 2013
NW Vine Time 12/14/13 With the holiday season fast approaching, there's no better place to get your party on than the Fat Cork Champagne Club in Lower Queen Anne, where Brian & Bryan talk bubbly.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
NW Vine Time 12/7/13 Brian mixes it up again this weekend with a trip to SODO and 2Bar Spirits, where former tech exec Nathan Kaiser has returned to his roots making mean moonshine & spirits.