Support the Home Team at  Free #ExploreBCWine Tastings

Support the Home Team at Free #ExploreBCWine Tastings



On Saturday, March 18th, 2017 consumers can celebrate the taste of British Columbia with a FREE tasting of BC VQA wines at all 3 locations of Everything Wine stores in BC.  This is a fantastic chance to discover new favourites among a range of top-quality locally grown wines. #ExploreBCWine


The event will take place at the Everything Wine stores in North Vancouver, Langford, and Surrey.  The wine bar at each location will pour up to 6 BC VQA wines, paired with bites from local purveyors who share a focus on quality:

Langford – Little Piggy Catering (plant-forward menus, ethical meats and sustainable seafood)

• Morgan Crossing, Surrey  – Beast & Brine (locally raised and made meats and cheeses with a nose-to-tail philosophy)

• North Vancouver – Oyama Sausage Co. (handmade gourmet meats, local cheeses and charcuterie)

#ExploreBCWine Free Consumer Tastings

Saturday, March 18, 2017

2:00 – 6:00pm


Everything Wine

998 Marine Drive, North Vancouver

131-2401 Millstream Road, Langford

112-15735 Croydon Drive (Morgan Crossing), Surrey


While sampling the wines, consumers can enter to win a trip to Okanagan wine country simply by taking a photo of their favourite wine and food pairing and posting it to Social Media (twitter, Instagram) with the tag #ExploreBCWine.  The Spring BC VQA Wine Tour Prize Package offered by the British Columbia Wine Institute includes

•flights and 2 nights’ accommodation for two

•a tour through the Similkameen Valley and the Southern Okanagan

•2 tickets to attend the Oliver Osoyoos Winery Association’s annual Pig Out! chef barbeque battle, featuring wines from over 30 wineries

•food and wine from sponsors such as Burrowing Owl Winery’s Sonora Room, Tree to Me farm market and café, and Miradoro at Tinhorn Creek, Orofino Winery, and Seven Stones Winery

Visit for more information.  The contest closes March 31, 2017.

About The British Columbia Wine Institute:  The British Columbia Wine Institute is dedicated to establishing the Wines of British Columbia as the preferred premium wine brand in BC; create a business climate that encourages investment in the quality of BC wines; provide leadership on key industry issues; and assist members in reaching their full potential. We strive to enhance the environment for the responsible consumption and enjoyment of wine at our member wineries and various retail partners across the province.


About Everything Wine: Everything Wine is BC’s Wine Superstore, with over 4000 domestic and international wines available. Everything Wine offers amazing value-priced wines to iconic greats, with dedicated, knowledgeable and friendly staff ready to assist in wine selections. Wine can be purchased in store or online for delivery within BC.


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