Tasting Ten January 2019 – a flight of Cabernet Franc

Our tastings are always done blind (bottles wrapped in brown paper bags).  All we knew was that founding member Wayne Meadows, organized a flight of Cabernet Franc from BC, Washington and France and that the wines were from vintages 2009 – 2012.

Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

Our intrepid wine reviewer Sam Hauck aka the Wine Teacher walks us through the flight of wines he recently tasted. 2011 Chateau Cantelauze Jean-Noel Boidron Pomerol, France $NA (gift) Garnet red with medium-deep intensity.  The nose is appealing with cherry, earth, dust, sweet spice, eucalyptus and smoky aromas.  Good body with smooth ripe tannins.  Pleasing … Read moreWednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

Winter Events at Blue Grouse Estate Winery and Vineyard!

Don’t miss out!  Blue Grouse Estate Winery have great events planned during the winter months too.  

An Orbicular Occurrence from Hendrick’s Gin is Whimsically Delighting the Senses and Consumers as it Bounds Westward

Hendrick’s Orbium, the latest expression from the curiously odd Hendrick’s Gin, is now available to procure from British Columbia liquor stores.

A Flight of Sparkling Wines

Today there are about 100 sparkling wines made in BC from a wide variety of grapes.  They range from good wines to premium quality in a variety of styles to suit every palate.

This Valentine’s we suggest The View Pearls Traditional Brut to share with your Sweetie

With Valentine’s Day looming we thought we should remind you to think “bubbles” this year. Of course Pearls Traditional Brut is a year round indulgence so we suggest you pick up a few bottles just because.

Valentines Day Cocktails in Vancouver (including recipes)

We invite you to enjoy these Valentine’s Cocktails at the respective bars, lounges or restaurants; or thanks to the generosity of Vancouver’s top bartenders enjoy the cocktail at home with your sweetie.