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New family winery in River Falls featured on Spectrum West July 6

The Zimmerman family is shown in the tasting room of soon-to-open Belle Vinez winery, in the town of Clifton. Shannon and Angel Zimmerman operate the winery with their sons Josh and Nick, and their families. From left are Nick and his son Montee, Shannon, Angel, Josh’s wife Mandy, Josh and Mandy’s daughtersTaylor and Addalyn and Josh. (Submitted photos) 1 / 2
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Belle Vinez Winery will be featured on Spectrum West from Wisconsin Public Radio’s Ideas Network at 10 a.m. Monday, July 6,  at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls. The show will also highlight the Red Cedar Symphony’s upcoming concert in Rice Lake, introduce the newest production at Eau Claire Children’s Theatre, and preview Literacy and music event coming to Menomonie.

Host Al Ross will talk with Angel Zimmerman, who will discuss the recent opening of her family’s winery Belle Vinez -- the Zimmerman family winery located near River Falls. Zimmerman will share the process of opening a winery and tricks of the trade.

Belle Vinez Vineyard & Winery is in Clifton Township at W10829 875th Ave. and offers brick oven pizzas, lite bites and wine:

Monday-Wednesday appetizers are available; Thursday through Sunday appetizers and the brick oven is open, reservations are required from 5 p.m. to close on Friday and Saturday.

Call 715-426-9463 or visit their Facebook site or for more information.