Wine

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM: CIBO TRATTORIA MARKS SUMMER SOLSTICE BY HOSTING CHIANTI DINNER ON JUNE 21

One-Night-Only Wine Dinner Features Four-Course Italian Meal Paired With Select Wines Hailing from the Chianti Region of Tuscany   The…

Wednesday Wine Reviews

  2015 Red Chaberton Langley, BC $15.00 Garnet red in colour tinged with purple and medium-deep intensity. Earthy, smoky notes…

Celebrate the season at the Coal Harbour Liquor Store Spring Patio Tasting

  Sample amazing wines, craft beers, ciders and more on Dockside’s award-winning patio   Coal Harbour Liquor Store is pleased…

Wines of British Columbia Present Chef Meets BC Grape Signature Tasting this Spring in Vancouver and Victoria

    This spring the Wines of British Columbia expands its annual Chef Meets BC Grape Signature Tasting fundraising event…

GALIANO MEETS GRANVILLE: FARMER’S APPRENTICE CONTINUES GUEST CHEF DINNER SERIES WITH PILGRIMME’S JESSE MCCLEERY, JUNE 7

  Monthly Guest Chef Series Sees David Gunawan Share the Stage with Fellow Locavore-Minded Chef, Co-Owner of Award-Winning Galiano Island…

Mirabel Vineyards Release Debut Rosé

  Limited quantities available of Sustainably-Farmed Wine Available just in time for al fresco dining, Kelowna’s Mirabel Vineyards is proud…

H2 Rotisserie & Bar is The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver’s vibrant new eatery

  Informal hotspot highlights rotisserie, local producers, distillers and craft beer-makers   Upscale comfort food, local micro beer and regional…

Free Provence Rosé Tasting to Celebrate Rosé Month

  June is Rosé month and Wines of Provence kicks-off this celebration with a free tasting of Provence Rosés at the 39th & Cambie…

The Emerald Supper Club – Old School in a New Way

  Sometimes it’s just fun to step out of your comfort zone. That’s exactly what I did not long ago…

Tiki Tour 2017 – Wines of New Zealand

  They came from a land down under and their wines, they did thunder (with apologies to Colin Hay of…

Celebrate Half Corked Marathon weekend in Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country 

  Food, wine and music events for all: May 26-28 2017 Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country hosts the much anticipated sold-out…

Blue Mountain Wines Headline Long Table Dinner at Hart House

  On Friday, June 23 2017, Hart House Restaurant at Deer Lake will host a special long table dinner featuring…

Singletree Winery Releases Grüner Veltliner

  The Highly Anticipated Single Varietal Releases for Mother’s Day   What : Singletree Release of Grüner Veltliner When: Mother’s Day…

Wednesday Wine Reviews

2014 Splash River Stone Oliver, BC $18.90 This wine is a blend of Viognier, Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer which all…

Okanagan Falls Winery Association Spring Release 2017

  Okanagan Falls, nestled between Penticton and Oliver, was known in the late 1800’s as a centre for shipping freight…

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Announces New Branding for Premium Tier Wines

  New Oldfield Reserve label marks the beginning of a new era while reflecting a distinctive evolution Tinhorn Creek Vineyards…

Cibo Trattoria has lots to share with you…

  Cibo Trattoria has always focused on bringing quality, flavourful Italian cuisine to Vancouver.  It has won numerous awards over the…

Twenty Four Hours away at Tulalip Resort Casino – Total Dining Experience

  Tulalip Resort Casino’s Journeys East is only one of several restaurants to try at Tulalip, the options include Tulalip…

Our Favourites – what’s happening around town and more

  VO PRESENTS THREE NEW OPERA PRODUCTIONS AND BOLD PROGRAMMING AT THE INAUGURAL VANCOUVER OPERA FESTIVAL April 28 to May…

GATHER ROUND: CIBO TRATTORIA ANNOUNCES ONGOING SERIES OF ‘MANGIA FAMIGLIA’ SUNDAY SUPPERS

  Cibo Welcomes Guests for Series of Family Dinners Featuring Trattoria’s Rustic Italian-Inspired Fare Every Sunday   Cibo Trattoria is…

Spring is the season to enjoy an irresistible offer from Hy’s Whistler

  Indulge in four courses of Hy’s Steakhouse classics for only 49.95   Locals and regular visitors know that Shoulder…

BC Pinot Noir Celebration Brings 34 Top Pinot Producers Together With Five of Western Canada’s Best Chefs

  On August 19, 2017, the BC Pinot Noir Celebration returns with 34 top Pinot Noir producers coming together with…

Garagistes 2017: Celebrating “The Small Guys”

  I’ve said it before, and this will not be the last time, but the BC wine industry is home…

Wednesday Wine Reviews

2014 Pinot Noir Arrowleaf Lake Country, BC $17.90 This refreshing pinot noir is garnet red in colour with medium-light intensity…

STUNNING MUSICAL LINE-UP TO APPEAR AT MISSION HILL’S SPECTACULAR OUTDOOR AMPHITHEATRE

  Mission Hill Presents Cowboy Junkies, Michael Bolton, Jewel and Chris Botti; Experience a Once in a Lifetime Musical Performance at…

Blue Mountain Tasting Room Now Open 

  Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars is pleased to announce its tasting room is now open for the season.   …

L’ABATTOIR RELEASES TICKETS TO FIRST THREE DATES AT ‘NO. 1 GAOLER’S MEWS’, VANCOUVER’S MOST EXCLUSIVE DINING EXPERIENCE

  Tickets to the first three dinners at No. 1 Gaoler’s Mews — a world-class ‘restaurant-within-a-restaurant’ concept just announced by…

Second annual festival toasts happy marriage of food and foodie cinema with weekend of tasty events

  Okanagan hails the delicious, delightful return of Devour! Osoyoos Food Film Festival, May 5 – 7 Rejoice – Devour!…

Celebrate a Day at the Races with Granville Room’s Kentucky Derby Party

The Kentucky Derby is one of the great Spring parties and the newly-renovated Granville Room is celebrating the occasion with…

L’ABATTOIR ANNOUNCES ‘NO. 1 GAOLER’S MEWS’, VANCOUVER’S MOST EXCLUSIVE DINING EXPERIENCE

 ‘Restaurant-within-a-restaurant’ Concept Welcomes Eight Guests Per Month for Intimate Chef’s Table Dining Experience with Custom Décor, Printed Tickets, Keepsake Gifts…