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DU 156 Remembering Canadian craft beer pioneer John Mitchell

6/20/2019
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Pick of the week: In honour of John Mitchell, who helped start Canada's craft beer industry and fought the law to create Spinnakers Brew Pub, the pick of the week is the beer named after the man - Spinnakers' Mitchell's Extra Special Bitter

Duration:00:44:24

DU 155 Minervois and Washington State region reviews (and other distractions)

6/13/2019
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Pick of the Week: Giacondi Sangiovese-Merlot Rubicone from Italy.

Duration:00:44:32

DU 154 Beaujolais, Marche Sangiovese, and making wine with Flying Fish Winery

6/6/2019
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On this week's show we make our own wine with our new show sponsor, Flying Fish Winery in the Keating area, and learn what makes them unique. Pick of the week: Gioacchino Garofoli Monte Reale Sangiovese Marche

Duration:00:44:18

DU 153 Adventures in America

5/31/2019
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Pick of the Week: Animus Vinho Verde from Portugal.

Duration:00:43:19

DU 152 There was a fire, followed by an evacuation, followed by a Chianti

5/16/2019
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Pick of the Week:Chateau La Gorce 2015 Bordeaux half bottle

Duration:00:45:24

Chenin Blanc and other nice things

5/2/2019
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Pick of the Week: Filarino Sangiovese Rose

Duration:00:43:22

DU 150 BC Tree Fruits Cider Company

4/25/2019
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Pick of the Week: BC Tree Fruits Cider Co. Broken Ladder Rosé Cider

Duration:00:42:58

DU 149 Welcome aboard B.C. Ferries… with wine and beer?

4/18/2019
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For the Pick of the Week, Rod returns to an old favourite: Famiglia Pasqua Passimento Red Blend from Italy

Duration:00:43:51

DU 148 Spring rains

4/11/2019
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Pick of the Week: Cono Sur Reserva Especial Carmenère Bonus suggestion - if you want spring in glass, Rod recommends finding the "Torrontes" grape varietal from Argentina.

Duration:00:43:46

DU 147 Easter thoughts and other reviews

4/4/2019
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Pick of the Week: Animus Red, Douro Portugal

Duration:00:42:42

DU 146 The Miles Davis of wines

3/29/2019
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Pick of the Week: Humberto Canale Patagonia Pinot Noir

Duration:00:41:56

DU 145 Another “what we’ve been drinking” episode

3/21/2019
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Pick of the Week: Laurent Miquel Vendanges Nocturnes Rose

Duration:00:42:43

DU 144 Viura, Honeyshine, and Rod takes a tour of Vivino’s top wines under $20

3/14/2019
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Pick of the Week: Fantini Sangiovese Puglia 2017, from Italy

Duration:00:43:31

Lifestyle change

3/7/2019
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Dork Uncorked returns after an unplanned two week break. Why the break? The Dork, Rod Phillips, suffered a health scare that we talk about on the show. It caused a diet change, which leads us to a whole new world of wine pairings.

Duration:00:42:50

What have we been drinking?

2/15/2019
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Pick of the Week: 2012 Cune Rioja Crianza

Duration:00:42:58

DU 141 Meet the Barone Ricasoli

2/7/2019
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In this special guest episode Rod and Ryan interview Barone Francesco Ricasoli, owner of one of the oldest wineries in the world on land that's been connected to his family since the 1100's. The pick(s) of the week come from this historic winery in the land of Chianti and Brolio Castle: •Barone Ricasoli "Albia" Rosato di Toscana (rosé) 2017 •Barone Ricasoli Chianti Ricasoli (Chianti)

Duration:00:45:47

DU 139 Competition in other places

1/25/2019
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Pick of the Week: Thorn Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz

Duration:00:43:30

DU 138 Older whites that are worth it

1/17/2019
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Pick of the Week: Viña Chocalan 2016 Reserva Chardonnay, from the Maipo Valley in Chile.

Duration:00:43:50

DU 137 Wine reviews that take us to Italy, France, Chile and the Okanagan

1/10/2019
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Pick of the Week: Pasqua Passimento Rosso IGT But - also discussed on what turned into a wide ranging review episode: Thumbs up to: •Ruffino's Orvieto Classico Bianco 2017, from Italy •Laurent Miquel Vendanges Nocturnes Classic Red, from France •Blue Mountain Pinot Noir, from the Okanagan (watch out, this one will be pricey) Mixed review to: •Wave Series By Carmen's "Right Wave" Pinot Noir, 2017, from Chile

Duration:00:42:47