Okanagan Valley A Winner In USA TODAY’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards

With the 10Best.com website averaging 5 million visitors a month, this level of exposure for the Okanagan Valley in fall is extremely exciting and we would like to thank everyone who took the time to vote. It is so greatly appreciated and a fantastic opportunity to share the Okanagan Valley with the USA TODAY audience.

Day Tripping to Covert Farms Family Estate

The farm is 650 acres with 300 acres leased to Peller Estates and 40 acres leased for the production of organic fruits and vegetables. There is a store with Secrest organic produce and even fields of u-pick, just like a real farm because it truly is a real working farm.

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.”

Moon Curser Vineyards Named Best Performing Small Winery at the 2019 Winealign National Wine Awards Of Canada

Moon Curser Vineyards received an astounding 11 medals in the competition, including Platinum for its 2017 Touriga Nacional. Moon Curser Vineyards topped the standings for any winery producing fewer than 10,000 cases annually, and ranked second overall for all wineries in Canada. 

JESSIE AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

The 2018 Jessie Nominations Party announced the nominees for the theatre awards on Sunday, May 27th at the iA Financial Group Atrium at the BMO Theatre Centre, 162 West 1st Avenue, honouring Vancouver’s vibrant artistic community.   This year’s productions have a wide variation of diverse productions in various venues and demonstrate the creativity, imagination, and … Read moreJESSIE AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

St. Lawrence Wins Big at Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards

Quebec-inspired eatery wins both Best New Restaurant and Restaurant of the Year; Boulevard’s Alex Chen named Chef of the Year   At yesterday’s Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards, newcomer St. Lawrence made a bold entrance into the city’s food scene – winning both Best New Restaurant and Restaurant of the Year. The 29th edition of the awards show … Read moreSt. Lawrence Wins Big at Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards

La Dolce Vita October 2014 When gold trumps platinum

  Bob Johnson couldn’t contain his smile when I dropped in for a visit to Creston’s Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery on Sunday. In his pocket were two medals from the recent BC Wine Awards. One, a Platinum, feted Baillie-Grohman’s 2012 Cabernet Franc as one of the best six wines in the province (5 platinum medals were … Read moreLa Dolce Vita October 2014 When gold trumps platinum