Tasting Room Radio Podcast Archives
April 1st, 2023 Executive Director Harry Hertscheg on 44th VanWineFest
March 25th, 2023- Osoyoos LaRose/The Wait is Over with Winemaker Michael Kullmann
March 18th. 2023- Guests – Davin De Kergommeaux, and distillery co-founder James Lester
March 11th, 2023- Okanagan Crush Pad becomes Haywire Wines. Guest is Christine Coletta.
March 4th, 2023 Brad Royale – Kitten Swish . It’s for your Mouth
February 25th, 2023-Meet the Makers
February 18th, 2023 Every Chef Needs a Farmer- Every Farmer Needs a Chef!
February 11th, 2023- Anthony Gismondi & The National Wine Awards of Canada
February 4th, 2023- Angus An/Kurtis Kolt. Creative pairings at New Fat Mao/Fort Berens Releases
January 28th, 2023: A Spirits Special – The Five Bottle Bar Book and Single Malt 006 from Eau Claire.
January 21st 2023 Kimberly Hundertmark – New GM at Okanagan Wine Festivals
January 14th, 2023 New Releases from Township 7 and Hester Creek
January 7th, 2023-Q&A with new wine called….Q&A!
December 31st, 2022 The Last Wine List from Wine Diva: Top 50 – 91 Points or better
December 24th, 2022 The Wine Diva has delivered another End-of-the-Year Wine List.
December 17th, 2022-THE WINE DIVA YEAR END LISTS –Wine Gifts and Sparkling Wine
December 10th, 2022 Brad Royale – Kitten Swish . It’s for your Mouth
December 3rd, 2022- Luke Whittall – The Sipster’s Pocket Guide to 50 BC Wines
November 26th, 2022-Meet the Makers
Nov 19th, 2022 JAK Meyer & Meyer Family Vineyards release new Chardonnays
November 12th, 2022 Every Chef Needs a Farmer- Every Farmer Needs a Chef!
November 5th, 2022- Let’s head for the Gaspareau Valley and Benjamin Bridge!
October 29th, 2022 -New wines and Spirits at IVSA Victoria
October 22nd, 2022- Harvest Season Sparkling Wines-
October 15th, 2022- It’s The Bartier Bros Show, starring Michael Bartier!!
October 8th 2022- Checking in with The Neighbourhood!!
October 1st, 2022- Van Wine Fest Part Two (plus 2 special guests)
September 24th, 2022 – The return of the Vancouver Wine Festival: Part One
September 17th, 2022-a vertical pour from Clos Du Soleil and 3 new releases from Hester Creek
September 10th, 2022 – 812 Wines. 20 Platinum. Here’s 5 of the very best 2021 BC Lt. Governors Winners.
September 3rd,2022-The Return of Top Drop / 2022
August 27th, 2022 Making Award Winning Wines at “The Fort”
August 20th, 2022 A Haltwhistle Cheese & Wine pairing with Unsworth Wines – A Feature Special
August 13th, 2022- Cowichan Wine Month Kick Off…
August 6th, 2022- Anthony Gismondi & The National Wine Awards of Canada – 2022
JULY 30 2022-SUMMER SPIRITS with Davin De Kergommeaux
July 23rd, 2022- The Wonderful Wines of OZ
July 16th, 2022- Cowichan Valley Wineries Party and Pour Aug 4
July 9th, 2022, Two of the Best in the West – New releases from Ann Sperling (Sperling) & Michael Clark (Clos du Soleil)
July 2nd, 2022- Checking in with The Neighbourhood!!
June 25th, 2022 – Our yearly Pinot Noir Geek Out!
June 18th, 2022 – Wine Growers of BC: 2021 Vintage Preview
June 11th, 2022- Van Wine Fest Part Two (plus 2 very special guests)
June 4th, 2022 – The return of the Vancouver Wine Festival: Part One
May 28th, 2022- Tasting Cowichan-New Fairview Cellars-Quails Gate Expands
May 21st, 2021-The Return of Top Drop / 2022
May 14th 2022-Your chance to “Meet the Makers” in Victoria
May 7th, 2021-“ TOP DROP: THE ONE WINE TASTING OF THE YEAR YOU SHOULDN’T MISS.”
April 30th, 2022-Chain Reaction Wines (Naramata) & Stillhead Distillery (Duncan)
April 23rd, 2022 -THE HEART OF WINE COUNTRY – PART TWO
April 16th, 2022- First pour of BC Wines In Vancouver – OK Falls/Skaha Lake (Part One)
April 9th, 2022 Leslie d’Andrea: OK Falls pours in Vancouver/The Wine Diva: Budget Bottles under $17
April 2nd, 2022 -Okanagan Crush Pad. Christine Coletta & Darryl Brooker/ Modest Wines releases with Jeff Hundertmark
March 26th, 2022 – New look to Monte Creek & Remembering The Science of Wine
March 19th, 2022 Mark Hopley WM Hester Creek/Elan Morris GM Okanagan Wine Festivals
March 12th,2022- Exec Director Harry Hertscheg on 43rd Van Wine Fest plus A visit with Winemakers Cut
March 5th, 2022 – 812 Wines. 20 Platinum. Here’s 5 of the very best 2021 BC Lt. Governors Winners.
February 26th, 2022- 8 of the finest Proseccos in the World with Treve Ring, and the State of BC Restaurants.
February 19th, 2022 – Discovering outstanding wines at 2House & Gold Hill plus Little Engine on Naramata Bench
February 12th, 2022
February 5th, 2022- The Hatch becomes Jason Parkes Customs/Emily Walker Wine List/New Emandare pours
January 29th, 2022- The Naramata Shuffle!
January 22nd, 2021- The 5th and final week of Okanagan Reconnect
January 15th, 2022- Week Four of our Okanagan Reconnect (OK Falls)
January 8th, 2022- The Okanagan Reconnect Week Three. South Okanagan
January 1 2022- The Okanagan Reconnect Week Two
Dec 25, 2021 -The Okanagan Reconnect – (The Repeat) Week One!
December 18th, 2021- The Wine Diva’s Top 50 Over $20 & Best Bubbles Plus Fitz Wines
December 11th, 2021-The wonderful world of wine with DJ Kearney
December 4th, 2021- Budget wine gifting for The Holidays with The Wine Diva!
November 27th, 2021- The Hatch becomes Jason Parkes Customs/Emily Walker Wine List/New Emandare pours
November 20th, 2021- Island Cider Tour/Time Family of Wines/Eau Claire 005/Sandra Oldfield
November 12th, 2021- Talking to Platinum winners of “The Nationals”
November 6th, 2021- The 8TH Annual 4 F’s & Michelle Bouffard
October 30th, 2021 New releases: SummerHill & Clos Du Soleil.
Oct 23st, 2021 – Christa-Lee McWatters (Time) – Christine Coletta (Narrative) – Jay Drysdale (Bella)
October 16th, 2021- 812 Wines. 20 Platinum. Here’s 5 of the very best 2021 BC Lt. Governors Winners.
October 9th, 2021 – Pairing wines with Thanksgiving foods.
October 2nd, 2021 – Our first NO/LOW Special!
October 2nd, 2021 – Our first NO/LOW Special!
September 25th, 2021- The Naramata Shuffle!
September 18th, 2021- The 5th and final week of Okanagan Reconnect
September 11th, 2021- Week Four of our Okanagan Reconnect (OK Falls)
September 4th, 2021-The Okanagan Reconnect Week Three. South Okanagan
August 28th, 2021 – The Okanagan Reconnect Week Two – Naramata Bench
August 14th, 2021-SUMMER SPIRITS with Davin De Kergommeaux
August 7th, 2021 -Michael Allemeier (SAIT) & Singular Winemaker: Anthony Buchanan
July 31st, 2021- BC Women in Wine with Sandra Oldfield and Rathjen Cellars
July 24th, 2021 – Unsworth Vineyards – New Owners & New Vineyards = Impressive!-
July 18th, 2021- Remembering pioneer George Heiss, Paired releases from Cedar Creek, Jim Cuddy talks Wines!
July 10th, 2021- Western Living Food /Travel Editor Neil McLennan : Top 40 Foodies of 2021
July 3rd, 2021 – Discovering outstanding wines at 2House & Gold Hill plus Little Engine on Naramata Bench
June 26th, 2021 – 4th Annual Cowichan Valley Wine Festival!
June 19th, 2021 -Michael Allemeier (SAIT) & Singular Winemaker: Anthony Buchanan
June 12th, 2021- New Spring Releases from Birch Block & Chef Jeff Needs a Miracle!
June 5th, 2021- Spring Releases from Alderlea, Mt Boucherie, Rust Wine Co, and Modest Wines
May 29th, 2021- Fresh Spring Wine Releases from Clos du Soleil (Similkameen) and Fort Berens (Lillooet)
May 22nd, 2022 – 4th Annual Cowichan Valley Wine Festival
May 15th, 2021 – Spring Wine Reviews from Poplar Grove & Tightrope (Naramata Bench)
May 8th, 2021 – 2021 Spring Wine Releases – Hillside and Roche (Naramata Bench)
May 1st, 2021- Our First Spring Wine Release Special of 2021!
April 17th, 2021- Spring Releases!
April 10th, 2021 -A tribute to Chris Jentsch. Laura Kittmer & April Wine Month and a New Documentary : Brewmance
April 3rd 2021 – New Releases from Michael Bartier (Bartier Bros) and Mark Hopley (Hester Creek)
March 27th, 2021 Bubbles & Pinot Noir from Niche (Narrative from Christine Coletta & Wine Diva Bubble List)
March 20th, 2021 THE FIFTH AND FINAL JUDGMENT OF BC-
March 13th, 2021-Remembering Steven Spurrier and honouring Aimee Parkes.
March 6th, 2021- Sandra Oldfield with 3 Women of Wine/Evan Saunders presents two new Blasted Church Reds.
February 27th, 2021 Nichol Winery raises funds for BC Hospitality Friends plus New Wines from Giant Head..
February 20th, 2021- Western Living Food /Travel Editor Neil McLennan : Top 40 Foodies of 2021
February 13th, 2021 -Four of the Best Experts Recommend Valentines Wines
February 6th 2021- Super Bowl Show
January 30th, 2021 – Christa-Lee McWatters (Time) – Christine Coletta (Narrative) – Jay Drysdale (Bella)
January 16th, 2021 -PROTECTING THE NARAMATA BENCH/AMPERSAND DISTILLERY
January 9th, 2021- David Hawksworth and Liam Mayclem
Winter Whites! Tasting Room Radio- January 1st, 2021
December 26thth, 2020 – New Zealand Part 2
December 19th, 2020- Kurtis Kolt & The Wine Diva with Outstanding Bottles and Bubbles
December 12th, 2020 – The Wine Diva Returns with her Top 50 for 2020 and Ian Tostenson on BC’s Restaurants
December 5th, 2020 -The Hatch. Hillside. Moon Curser. Enrico. A new Season of TRR.
November 28th, 2020 – Sandra Oldfield, Kurtis Kolt , Rhys Pender. Helping Local Restaurants and Wineries in the year ahead.
November 21st, 2020- Holiday Budget Bottles from The Wine Diva & The Bard of Oliver: Michael Bartier of Bartier Bros.
November 14th, 2020 – GEEKING OUT ON ISLAND PINOT
November 7th, 2020 – FEATURING SAM ROBERTS, EMANDARE AND TIGHTROPE WINES
October 31st, 2020 – New Zealand in an hour…
October 24th,2020 In Ok Falls with Noble Ridge and Meyer/Mayhem
Winter Whites! Tasting Room Radio- October 17th, 2020
October 10th, 2020 – Maenam. The Book with Angus An. Vanessa Vineyards with Howard Soon. Amazing Row 14 at Klippers.
October 3rd, 2020-Fishing, Food, Friends, Fluids – Year 8
September 26th, 2020-Tasting & Talking with Michael Clark/Clos du Soleil & John Skinner/Painted Rock
September 12th, 2020 – Pinot Clonal Heaven at CedarCreek and Block Party Part Two
September 5th, 2020 – Zooming with Jason and Naomi Priestley!
August 29th, 2020 – HONOURING WINE EVENTS THAT DISAPPEARED THIS YEAR:
August 22nd, 2020 – The Grand Crew Collective and Graham Pierce pours Kitsch in Victoria!
August 15th, 2020 – Sandra Oldfield & BC’s Women in Wine and Jeff Hundertmark from Mt Boo & Modest Wines!
August 8th, 2020 – ZOOM visits to HILLSIDE and HESTER CREEK
August 1st, 2020 – Celebrate Food Day Canada
July 25th, 2020 -The 2020 Cowichan Valley Wine Festival Aug 1-31
July 18th, 2020 Rathjen Cellars. Jim Cuddy Wines. Moon Curser, The Best Small Winery on Canada
July 11th, 2020 – Randy Ullom Master Winemaker (Kendall Jackson) & Graham Pierce Winemaker. GM
July 4th, 2020 – Sandra Oldfield/Anthony Buchanan and the legend behind Orto – Brigitte Raye!
June 27th, 2020 – BC Field Blend Special.
June 20th, 2020 – CELEBRATING OUR WINE PARTNERS – PART TWO
June 13th, 2020 Celebrating National Rosé Day and our wine partners
June 6th, 2020- Winemaking Couples – Birch Block and 2House
May 30th, 2020- David Farran Pres. Eau Claire Distillery, Turner Valley & A Revisit to Tofino Food and Wine
May 23rd, 2020- OUR RESTAURANTS ARE OPEN – NOW WHAT?/ NUDE BEVERAGES- THE STORY/FORT BERENS
May 15th, 2020 – The WHISKY SPECIAL, featuring Davin de Kergommeaux, Eau Claire & Shelter Point
May 9th, 2020 – Zooming with Jason and Naomi Priestley!
May 2nd, 2020 – BC WINE MONTH 2 WITH RHYS PENDER & BREAKING BREAD/ HOSPITALITY HUSTLE
April 25th, 2020 – SOSIMA OLIVERA – OAXACA MESCAL MASTER & FUNDRAISING FOR BC HOSPITALITY
April 18th, 2010- RHYS PENDER’S DRINK LOCAL SERIES & UNCORKED IN PARKSVILLE
April 11th, 2020 – HONOURING WINE EVENTS THAT DISAPPEARED THIS YEAR:
April 4th, 2020-The 9th annual Okanagan Falls Spring Releases
March 28th, 2020-Locals Only 3.0
March 21st, 2020 – Impact of COVID19 on the Food and Wine Industry
March 14th, 2020- The 42nd VanWineFest: A look back!
February 29th, 2020- Top Drop 2019- Victoria
February 22nd, 2020 -VANWINEFEST – ALL STAR ARCHIVES
February 8th, 2018 – 15th Victoria Whisky Festival!
February 1st, 2020 – OSCARS AND WINE -JANE FERRARI ON HELPING OZ
January 25th, 2020 – The 5th Annual Garagiste North – Kelowna
January 18th, 2019 – The 5th Pinot Noir Celebration in Kelowna
January 4th, 2019 – Kurtis Kolt: Wines of the Year & We Remember Harry McWatters.
December 28th, 2019- Daenna van Mulligen is The Wine Diva!
December 21st, 2019 – The 41st VanWineFest Part Two
December 14th, 2019- The 41st VanWineFest Part One – The Californians!
November 23rd, 2019 – A Tasting of Wines from Italy- Year 16!
November 16th, 2019- TOP DROP 2019
November 9th, 2019 THE FIFTH AND FINAL JUDGMENT OF BC-
November 2nd, 2019 – New Zealand Pure Discovery 2019
Oct 26th, 2019- Charles Smith: Jet City Rose Experience in Seattle!
October 19th, 2019 – Fishing. Food. Friends. Fluids The Four F’s Year Seven
October 12th, 2019- COWICHAN VALLEY WINEMAKERS – Crush Pad Sessions in Cow Valley.
October 5th, 2019 – Two Wineries. Two Regions. Similkameen & Lillooet.
September 28th, 2019 – The 5th Annual Garagiste North – Kelowna
September 21st, 2019 – The 5th Pinot Noir Celebration in Kelowna
September 14th, 2019 – Untapped and Uncorked Craft Beer and Wine Festival in Parksville
September 7th, 2019 – BC Field Blend Special.
August 31st, 2019 – Jim Cuddy doesn’t like Rosé ! Plus Moon Curser and Mayhem!
August 10th, 2019 – The 41st VanWineFest Part Two
August 3rd, 2019- The 41st VanWineFest Part One – The Californians!
July 27th, 2019 – Raise a glass to Harry McWatters.
July 20th, 2019- BC Chefs work to save our fishery and Cowichan Valley Wine Festival
July 13th 2019- Naramata Winemakers: ReWined 2019
July 6th, 2019- Tofino Two – The Industrial Way Artisans and The 17th Food and Wine Festival
June 29th, 2019- 4 days in Tofino – ( Part One) The Chefs plus Ike & Willie
June 15th, 2019- Top Drop 2019- Victoria
June 8th, 2019 – Bloom 2019 in Victoria
June 1st, 2019- THE THIRD ANNUAL BC CIDER FEST… Bigger and Better!
May 25th, 2019 – New Zealand Pure Discovery 2019
May 18th, 2019- Naramata Winemakers: ReWined 2019
May 11th, 2019 – Vintage 2018- Senka Tennant, Howard Soon, Grant Stanley & Bailey Williamson
May 4th, 2019- Meet the makers: Victoria!
April 27th, 2019 – Ben Bryant Hosts Mission Hill Winemakers Dinner – at Deane House Calgary
April 20th, 2019 – A Merlot Special even Miles would like!
April 13th, 2019-The 9th annual Okanagan Falls Spring Releases
April 6th, 2019- Alberto Antonini/Pedro Parra/Jane Ferrari/Brigitte Raye
March 30th, 2019 – Severine Pinte, Ross Wise, Pouring in Parksville
March 23rd, 2019 – Here come the Somms!
March 16th, 2019 – The 41st VanWineFest Part Two
March 9th, 2019 – The 41st VanWineFest Part One – The Californians!
March 2nd, 2019- 41st Van Wine Fest features California Wines – So Do We!
February 23rd, 2019- Here Come “The Californians” and The Oscars!
February 16th, 2019 – The Stars of the Vancouver Wine Festival
February 9th, 2019 -The debut of Aquilini Red Mountain Wines
February 24th, 2018 – New Zealand Part 2
December 3rd, 2016 – Jason Parkes punks the Hatch!
October 15th, 2016-Jane Ferrari, Winemaker Peter Gambetta, Chef Dino Renaerts & Dan Hughes
May 7th 2016-THE CALIF0RNIANS!!
April 16th 2016-Kurtis Kolt, BC WIne Producers & World Malbec Day
October 31st, 2015 … Top Drop!
July 4th, 2015- Similkameen Valley
March 28th, 2015
June 7th, 2014 – New Zealand Part 2
February 12th 2014 – David Foster Interview
February 6th- Canadian Culinary Championships
February 5th, 2014
January 29th- Street Food City
January 22nd 2014- Kim Coates Interview
January 15th 2014 – Ethan Hawke Interview
January 8th 2014- Devin Cuddy Interview
Jan 1st 2014-REPEAT
December 18th, 2013
Dec 11th 2013
December 4th 2013
November 27th 2013
November 20th 2013
November 13th 2013
November 6th 2013
October 30th 2013
October 16th, 2013
October 9th 2013
October 2nd 2013
September 25th 2013
September 18th, 2013
September 11th 2013
Tasting Room Radio AB Sept 4th 2013
Tasting Room Radio AB August 14th 2013