Wine

Joinery Squamish Offers Fresh, Local Cuisine

  There’s an exciting new addition to the culinary scene in Squamish.  Joinery is pleased to announce it opened its…

Long Table Harvest Dinner at Singletree Winery

  1st Annual Dinner to Celebrate Autumn’s Arrival in the Fraser Valley   Join Singletree Winery on Sunday, October 1…

Ned Bell Releases First Cookbook: Lure – Sustainable Seafood Recipes from the West Coast

Chef and Sustainable Seafood Advocate Aims to Inspire and Educate the Home Chef   Popular Canadian chef and personality Ned…

Dinner at Burdock & Co a Garden of Earthy Delights from Burpee and garden therapy

  Last night I was one of a large group of media hosted by Burpee at a dinner held at…

Wednesday Wine Reviews @Sam_WineTeacher

  2016 Chardonnay See Ya Later Ranch Okanagan Falls, BC $16.99 This very reasonably priced Chardonnay is Golden yellow in…

Harvest Season at CheckMate

  Winemaker Phil McGahan and the CheckMate Team are well into the 2017 Harvest and Vintage.  We have begun with Chardonnay from…

Upper Bench Winery receives its first Lieutenant Governor’s Award for BC Wine 

  Naramata Bench chardonnay wins prestigious accolade    Upper Bench Winery and Creamery is thrilled to welcome the Honourable Judith…

NEW BEER HALL AND RESTAURANT CONCEPT ‘BELLS AND WHISTLES’ TO OPEN IN VANCOUVER’S FRASERHOOD THIS SEPTEMBER

  Latest Addition to Gooseneck Hospitality’s Expanding Restaurant Roster Features 150 Seats, Wrap-Around Patio, Casual Fare and Local Craft Beer,…

Black Hills Estate Winery announces new ownership

  Andrew Peller Limited announced today that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire 100% of Black Hills Estate Winery…

Hockey Fans Score Big on Flavour

  TIME Winery announced as Official Wine Partner to the Calgary Flames   TIME Winery is pleased to announce its…

A TOAST TO LIQUIDITY WINES’ AWARD-WINNING PINOT NOIRS

  Okanagan Falls winery earns two awards in global Pinot competition    Liquidity Wines is raising a glass to their…

FARMER’S APPRENTICE AND OSTERIA SAVIO VOLPE TO CO-HOST LATE SUMMER HARVEST DINNER AT SALT SPRING ISLAND’S FOXGLOVE FARM, SEPTEMBER 30

    Chefs David Gunawan and Mark Perrier Prepare Family-Style Dinner, Share Stage with Noted Author and Organic Farming Pioneer Michael Ableman…

Best of BC Wine Country Awards 2017

  The Wines of British Columbia is proud to announce the winners of the inaugural Best of BC Wine Country…

Wednesday Wine Reviews – Sam_TheWineTeacher

    2014 Chardonnay (Coyote Bowl) Church and State Oliver, BC $26.90 Golden yellow with medium-light intensity. Apple, citrus, honey…

The Honourable BC Lieutenant Governor to present Award for Excellence in Wine to Noble Ridge’s “The One” Sparkling Wine 

  The entire team at Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery in Okanagan Falls, BC is thrilled to accept this Award…

The Best Sommelier of Canada, 2017 is Carl Villeneuve-Lepage

  After an intensive two-day competition alongside Canada’s top sommeliers, Carl Villeneuve-Lepage, sommelier, Restaurant Toqué!, Montreal, Quebec, has been named the…

Taste of the Okanagan at See Ya Later Ranch was a smashing success!

  The Wines of British Columbia, a non-profit organization that promotes BC VQA wines, put together an exceptional event. The…

Put on Your Chef’s Hat and Learn with H2 Rotisserie & Bar’s Culinary Classes

  H2 Rotisserie & Bar welcomes fall with the launch of its culinary classes to help guests and Vancouver locals…

ChefmeetsBCGrape Okanagan Wine & Food Experience – Bubbles and Brunch at Terrafina at Hester Creek by RauDZ 

  Terrafina Restaurant Photo Credit-Hester Creek WineryOn Sunday, August 27th a group of dedicated foodies and wine lovers congregated in…

CUCINA ITALIANA – Italian Master Class Series

  Fall session, September – October 2017    Come and join Master Chefs from Italy with their expertise and craft,…

A Review – Cibo Trattoria Summer Wine Dinner series – Wines of Piemonte

  The Piemonte region is one of my favourites having visited there in September of 2013. Many of the dishes…

Chef Meets BC Grape Okanagan Food and Wine Experience – Burrowing Owl Wine Dinner review

  The “Icons of Wine & Food Dinner” for Chef meets BC Grape Okanagan Wine & Food Experience at The…

CONSORTIUM FOR THE TUTELAGE OF VALPOLICELLA WINES – HARVEST 2017

  THE HARVEST 2017 WILL BRING THE FRUITS OF AN EXCEPTIONAL YEAR. THE 6th OF SEPTEMBER THE PRE-HARVEST CONFERENCE ORGANIZED…

The Wine Not! Tour and what you may have missed

  Hard to believe it was last May when APVSA rolled into town with a wonderful selection of French, Spanish,…

Liquidity 2015 Equity Pinot Noir…get it before it’s gone

  After a successful launch of our 2015 Equity Pinot Noir two weeks ago, we don’t have very much left…

Interview With Harry McWatters of TIME Estate Winery

  I guess if someone does not live in the Okanagan and has no interest in wine, then it could…

The Installation, a pop-up by Tom Kundig is now open at CheckMate Artisanal Winery

   The Installation – Now Open Come experience this one-of-a-kind space.   Tom Kundig’s works begin on the edge of endless landscapes,…

Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

  2014 Maréchal Foch Rollingdale West Kelowna, BC $24.90 Maréchal Foch is a grape that many might not be familiar…

Vinoscenti Vineyards Becomes World’s First Winery to Deploy Quini Interactive Wine Tasting and Rating System

  Wine industry expert and educator Dr. Clinton Lee ushers new era of consumer wine education, personalization and transparency in…