Week Four of our Okanagan Reconnect (OK Falls)
Presented by The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association
Tasting Room Radio started its audio life in a studio in a barn on the Naramata Bench and…
Hadn’t been in the Okanagan since Fall 2019 and
The pandemic kept us from returning. I felt it was time to Reconnect to the Okanagan.
(The Vista in OK Falls)
Week Four finds us with a home base at the very popular Noble Ridge in Okanagan Falls.
What a line-up! Plus all the interviews are on video. On our website and our YouTube Channel.
Our guests this week include:
John Skinner – co-founder of Painted Rock www.paintedrock.ca (OK Falls)
John poured the aptly named 2018 Red Icon and truly wonderful 2020 Chardonnay. Both are world-class.
Terry Meyer Stone – co-founder of Mayhem Wines and family member of Meyer Family Wines. (OK Falls)
For Meyer Family Terry pours:
2019 Meyer Family Vineyards Chardonnay (again World Class) and 2019 McClain Creek Pinot Noir (simply marvelous)
For Mayhem Wines Terry pours
2019 Pinot Gris (better? – you bet) and 2019 Anarchy (Wow. Huge Merlot with a touch of Cab Franc. Oak heaven)
Leslie D’Andrea – co-owner of Noble Ridge (OK Falls)
Benoit Gauthier – Winemaker Noble Ridge
2016 The One Sparkling (sublime) and 2017 Kings Ransom Pinot Noir (what a beauty)
Thank you Noble Ridge for hosting and putting on A SHOW. Thank you, Okanagan Falls!
And Thank you to Ellen, Rob, and all at The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association.
STORIES WE’RE WORKING ON:
Okanagan Reconnect Week Five
Beata and Chris Tolley – Moon Curser
Paula Cooper – CC Jentsch
Dan and Carol Scott – Lariana Cellars