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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

DU 107 Half Bottles - Dork Uncorked

3/9/2018
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We start the show with half bottles - wines that come in a 375ml format. It means you get half as much but at half the price. So, maybe a way to try an expensive wine without breaking the bank (as long as you don't mind having less wine)? Half bottles make up the "Picks of the Week:" •Red - Masi Campofiorin, a red blend from Italy, in the 375ml bottle. •White - Kenall-Jackson Chardonnay, from California, in the 375ml In this episode, we also discuss the Pedra Cancela "Dao" from Portugal...

Duration:00:43:10

Live at Victoria Beer Week’s “Lift Off” - Dork Uncorked

3/3/2018
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Recorded live at the Victoria Public Market for the opening "Lift Off" event for Victoria Beer week 2018.

Duration:00:42:22

DU 105 Sheringham Distillery - Dork Uncorked

2/22/2018
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We interview Jason MacIsaac from Sheringham Distillery... where we learn they're moving! https://www.sheringhamdistillery.com/

Duration:00:39:43

DU 104 Victoria Beer Week - Dork Uncorked

2/14/2018
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Special guest Joe Wiebe, producer of Victoria Beer Week, previews this year's event. Pick(s) of the Week, beer edition: Category 12 Pivotal ESB. Also try New England IPA collaboration between White Sails Brewing in Nanaimo BC and Swans Brewpub.

Duration:00:42:29

DU 103 BC marijuana retail news and a wine trade war with Alberta? - Dork Uncorked

2/7/2018
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Pick of the week: Herdade Sao Miguel do Sul 2015 Alentejo, Portugal.

Duration:00:40:30

DU 102 Going to South Africa - Dork Uncorked

2/1/2018
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Wines discussed this week: •The Wolftrap (2016) from Boekenhoutskoof in South Africa. •Pick of the Week: Cal y Canto tempranillo-merlot-syrah blend from Spain (only at private liquor stores)

Duration:00:42:00

DU 101 Roast Beef and Yorkshires… and wine. Plus, Whisky raids in Victoria - Dork Uncorked

1/28/2018
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Pick of the Week: Fantini Primitivo Puglia from Italy.

Duration:00:42:27

DU 100 New wine varieties, Australia’s WTO challenge, and getting into the “weeds” - Dork Uncorked

1/21/2018
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New wine variety challenge (for wine newbies looking to explore) Refosco: An Italian red grape variety from the Veneto region. Rod recommends Masi Modello. Viura: A Spanish white varietal that's often found in blends. If you can't find it, the runner up white is Viognier Pick of the Week: Yalumba Organic Shiraz from Australia.

Duration:00:42:31