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DU 127 Live at the Victoria International Wine Festival 2018 - Dork Uncorked

9/21/2018
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Ryan and Rod hit the road and record the show at the Thursday night VIP Bubbles event of the Victoria International Wine Festival 2018.

Duration:00:42:11

DU 126 Wines to help transition us into fall. Plus, rum! - Dork Uncorked

9/13/2018
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Picks of the week: Primativo: Tormaresca Neprica Rioja: Viña Real Crianza

Duration:00:42:54

DU 125 Live at Great Canadian Beer Festival 2018 - Dork Uncorked

9/8/2018
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Ryan and Rod take the show on the road to Victoria's Royal Athletic Park for the Great Canadian Beer festival where they talk to brewers and chase trends.

Duration:00:42:48

DU 124 When is the peak time to pick a grape? Science wants to know! - Dork Uncorked

9/4/2018
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In this short interview episode, we speak with University of Victoria ecologist John Volpe. Pick of the Week: Sea Cider's Rum Runner cider.

Duration:00:18:10

DU 123 The Smoke Show - Dork Uncorked

8/23/2018
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This episode features special guest Matthew Noestheden, UBC Okanagan PhD student behind recent research into "smoke taint" in wine. A perfect topic for a smokey week in B.C. Pick(s) of the Week: Santa Carolina Leyda Pinot Noir 2017 from Chile, and the Luigi Bosca Malbec 2015 from Argentina

Duration:00:43:02

DU 122 2018 Great Canadian Beer Festival Preview - Dork Uncorked

8/17/2018
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The man behind the Great Canadian Beer Festival, Gerry Hieter, joins the show to talk about this year's edition. PICK OF THE WEEK: Steamworks Brewing Brut IPA

Duration:00:40:47

DU 121 2018 Victoria International Wine Festival (preview episode) - Dork Uncorked

7/24/2018
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We speak with Victoria International Wine festival director Dave Bain about what's in store for this year and talk about how the festival has grown over the past five years. Picks of the Week: Rod picks the Chevalier de Dyonis Pinot Noir from Romania and the Lobetia Tempranillo from Spain. The special guest Pick of the Week from Dave Bain is - a beer. Fat Tug from Driftwood Brewery in Victoria.

Duration:00:43:56

DU 120 Canada Day - Dork Uncorked

6/28/2018
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Pick of the week: Prospect Winery Sauvignon Blanc, VQA

Duration:00:43:34

DU 118 Tinhorn Creek Winery Dinner - Dork Uncorked

6/7/2018
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Pick of the Week: Tinhorn Creek Oldfield Reserve Cabernet Franc 2014

Duration:00:43:05

DU 117 Home grown wine review – with special guest Astrid Braunschmidt - Dork Uncorked

5/31/2018
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The Dork, Rod Phillips, reviews two home made wines. Last fall, co-host Ryan Price started making wine from his backyard blackberries and purple plums. It's now bottled and he saved the first tasting for this show. And. we found someone else who had the same adventure! CFAX and CTV Vancouver Island meteorologist Astrid Braunschmidt made wine out of her greengage plums. In this episode, we talk about the different methods used to home brew these wines and the results.

Duration:00:42:00

DU 115 The magic number - Dork Uncorked

5/18/2018
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Pick of the week: Codorniu Cava (sparkling wine) from Spain

Duration:00:43:11

The truth behind the “axe the beer tax” campaign - Dork Uncorked

5/10/2018
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Pick of the Week: Columbia Crest Grand Estates Merlot

Duration:00:43:02

DU 113 Bottle recycling and Rosé - Dork Uncorked

4/26/2018
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Pick of the Week - Côté Mas Rosé

Duration:00:43:30

DU 112 COMEAU! Plus, new B.C. wine regions - Dork Uncorked

4/19/2018
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Pick of the Week: an old favourite - Paul Mas Valmont Rouge from the south of France.

Duration:00:43:26

DU 111 Food that Hates Wine. Plus, Temperature Tips - Dork Uncorked

4/12/2018
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Pick of the Week: Atrius Chardonnay

Duration:00:43:56

DU 110 The death of “Cellared in Canada,” plus magnums! - Dork Uncorked

4/5/2018
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Picks of the Week: "Black Bottle" Shiraz, from Australia. Bonus: "The Wolftrap Red" blend of Syrah, Mourvedre and Viognier, from Boekenshoutskloof in South Africa.

Duration:00:43:40

DU 109 Spain! - Dork Uncorked

3/22/2018
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Pick of the week: Sangre de Toro, a garnacha from Spain.

Duration:00:42:42

DU 108 Economic impact of alcohol on Victoria - Dork Uncorked

3/16/2018
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We get dorky on this one. But also, a pick of the week: Jean Louis Blanc de Blancs sparking wine

Duration:00:43:21