2014 Chardonnay Blackwood Lane Langley, BC $29.00 Golden yellow with medium-intensity. Toast, buttered popcorn, citrus and pineapple on the nose. Very good balance with a rich creamy texture. The flavours mirror the nose followed by a medium-plus finish. This wine has aged very nicely. (photo unavailable) 2017 Morning Fog Chardonnay Wente Livermore Valley, California $19.99 … Read moreWednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher
The Purveyors of the Peculiar, Hendrick’s Gin, have released their newest, small-batch, limited edition, curious innovation at the most peculiar time. Hendrick’s ‘Midsummer Solstice’ is a deliciously floral incarnation of the world’s most unusual gin, here just in time to brighten up the mundane winter days.
Lumette! Bright Light Alt-Gin is Canada’s first non-alcoholic, zero proof distilled spirit. Lumette! boasts all-natural flavours and premium botanicals including juniper, grapefruit, orange and mint. Handcrafted using traditional distilling methods by the Sheringham Distillery team behind Seaside Gin
“A fun and festive way to shop local, Sip into the Season is one of the most popular events along the Westside Wine Trail,” remarks Association Representative Lindsay Kelm. “Our members continue to raise the bar with their offerings and with two new members this year, including our first cidery, 2019 will be our biggest Sip event to-date.”