July 24th, 2021 – Unsworth Vineyards – New Owners & New Vineyards = Impressive!-

Unsworth Vineyards – New Owners & New Vineyards = Impressive!    THE SHOW  A feature on Unsworth Vineyards – Cowichan Valley, Vancouver Island. At the beginning Tim and Colleen Turyk were a fishing family until Tim “retired”. They dreamed about reinventing themselves. In 2009  they...

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July 18th, 2021- Remembering pioneer George Heiss, Paired releases from Cedar Creek, Jim Cuddy talks Wines!

THE SHOW George Heiss – Gray Monk Estate Winery (Co-founder. Winemaker/Lake Country) George and Trudy. It was always George and Trudy Heiss. He was a really good hairdresser. She was a model. They met,  fell in love, planned a family, and headed for the...

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July 10th, 2021- Western Living Food /Travel Editor Neil McLennan : Top 40 Foodies of 2021

Western Living Food /Travel Editor Neil McLennan : Top 40 Foodies of 2021 This is the  14th edition of  Western Livings Foodies of the Year and it’s safe to say, it’s been a tough year for most everyone in the hospitality industry across Western...

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July 3rd, 2021 – Discovering outstanding  wines at 2House & Gold Hill plus  Little Engine on Naramata Bench

Discovering outstanding  wines at 2House & Gold Hill plus  Little Engine on Naramata Bench   THE SHOW  In 2007, when Tasting Room Radio began in a barn studio on the Naramata Bench,  I went looking for the most interesting people making the most interesting...

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June 26th, 2021 –  4th Annual Cowichan Valley Wine Festival!

Cowichan Wine Festival Aug 1-31.   12 wineries – 31 days – 36 wines to be discovered. THE SHOW 2021 –  4th Annual Cowichan Valley Wine Festival Sunday, Aug 1 High Noon –  Tuesday, Aug 31, 5 PM.   It is so nice to be...

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June 19th, 2021 -Michael Allemeier (SAIT) & Singular Winemaker:  Anthony Buchanan  

“I need a miracle” –   Michael Allemeier (SAIT) and the singular wines of  Anthony Buchanan.   THE SHOW One week ago Exec Chef Jeff van Geest  at Miradoro Restaurant /Tinhorn Creek posted an Instagram message that started with “I need a Miracle”.  He simply...

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