Michael Moore to attend Creator Talk at Vancouver International Film Festival 2019

Oscar and Emmy-winning director Michael Moore, renowned for his hard-hitting and politically-fuelled documentaries (including Bowling for Columbine, Sicko, and Fahrenheit 9/11 – the latter still the top-grossing documentary of all time), has just confirmed his attendance at a Creator Talk during this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) to mark the 30th anniversary of his acclaimed documentary Roger & Me.

Liquidity Bistro is a Must Visit Culinary Destination in Okanagan Falls

We have been fans of Liquidity Bistro for a few years and never pass up the opportunity to enjoy lunch, weekend brunch or dinner when we visit Okanagan Falls. The ideal spot to “do lunch” between wine tastings.

Mission Hill Family Estate wins ‘Winery of the Year’ at the 2019 WineAlign National Wine Awards

“The ‘Winery of the Year’ designation is as big as it gets in Canadian wine,” said David Lawrason, co-Chairman of the National Wine Awards. “We are very impressed that the performance of Mission Hill Family Estate led all others in 2019 with an incredible 18 medals.”

A Pride Cocktail for QMUNITY 8 Restaurants making their own unique cocktail all with the same name for a good cause July 29 – August 4

A percentage of all cocktail proceeds will be donated to QMUNITY, an LGBTQ community centre located on Bute Street in the Davie Village that works to improve queer, trans, and Two-Spirit lives by creating support, establishing connections, and providing leadership.

2019 EAT! Vancouver Announces Exclusive Events Lineup for Nov 4-9

Returning this year are weekend signature events at The Vancouver Club including the EAT! Harvest and the new EAT! Pastry Day. The EAT! Dinner Series will include 6 unique collaborations featuring guest chefs paired with local culinary stars. The ever popular EAT! Expert Classes will feature local artisans enabling guests to learn new skills in small intimate settings.

The Installation at CheckMate Turns Two! Celebrates with the Bear’s Move Chardonnay limited release

The unique, Pied de Cuve wine is Checkmate’s only unoaked expression of Chardonnay. A modern take on tradition, naturally fermented in ceramic Clayver vessels placed in the Dekleva Vineyard.

 Be Known for More than just Amazing Wine – Wine2Water is launched 

Wine2Water co- founder Dawn Reimer explains this fundraising initiative stating, “Wine2Water allows us to connect our wine with a deeper purpose: clean water for those who desperately need it.” 

Checkmate Artisinal Winery – Years in the Making

One of the first things to do when learning about a wine, especially one that for any number of reasons, you may have been avoiding is to immerse yourself in that varietal. To do this means taking the opportunity to taste the wines produced by a variety of wineries and winemakers.