Iconic BC Red Wines 2018

I attend many wine tasting events and there is always the hope that some wines will be impressive and most of the time there are a few that do stand out. This tasting, though, was something quite different.  Twenty BC red wines and all examples of the best that BC has to offer.  An event … Read moreIconic BC Red Wines 2018

Wines of British Columbia’s Best of BC Wine Country Award Winners Announced!

The Wines of British Columbia is proud to announce the winners of the second annual Best of BC Wine Country Awards 2018. From July 23 through August 17, winery-goers took their time, sampled and savoured what wineries have to offer within BC’s nine acclaimed wine regions, and have made their choices. The Best of BC … Read moreWines of British Columbia’s Best of BC Wine Country Award Winners Announced!

Black Hills Estate Winery announces new ownership

  Andrew Peller Limited announced today that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire 100% of Black Hills Estate Winery and Gray Monk Estate Winery and has entered into a letter of intent to acquire 100% of Tinhorn Creek Vineyards, for a combined purchase price of $95 million. The three estate VQA wineries in British … Read moreBlack Hills Estate Winery announces new ownership

Devour! Osoyoos Food Film Fest Announces Winners of Second Annual Event

  Chefs, wineries and film-makers brought their best game to South Okanagan’s Watermark Beach Resort last weekend   The second annual Devour! Osoyoos Food Film Fest had chefs and filmmakers vying for honours May 5 – 7 at the Watermark Beach Resort. The event is modelled on the seven-year-old Devour! The Food Film Fest, founded … Read moreDevour! Osoyoos Food Film Fest Announces Winners of Second Annual Event

Nota Bene – Six Wines Spanning Fifteen Years

Nota Bene is, arguably, one of the best known red wines produced in BC and one to get fans, of this flagship offering from Black Hills, drooling. Nota Bene appeared on the scene in 1999 and has had something of a cult following ever since. Some people may be surprised that a BC red wine … Read moreNota Bene – Six Wines Spanning Fifteen Years

#FridayFavourites a day earlier Long weekend to September 9

  Subsidized Naturopathic Healthcare for Vancouver   Vancouver Latin American Film Festival Announces 2016 Lineup   Opera & Arias: The Magic Flute Mondays – August 29 and September 5 at Bard on the Beach • Under the Tents in Vanier Park   Give It Up at the Vancouver Fringe Festival   Catch the Last Sunset … Read more#FridayFavourites a day earlier Long weekend to September 9

#FridayFavourites – what to do August 26 – September 2

  Long Awaited Opening of the New R&B Ale & Pizza House   Fall in love with food this autumn at Tinhorn Creek Vineyards   Vancouver’s Best Brunch is at Glowbal at TELUS Garden   THE FAIR AT THE PNE UNVEILS 2016 LINE UP  WITH ALL-NEW PROGRAMMING AND RETURNING FAVOURITES   Vancouver Latin American Film … Read more#FridayFavourites – what to do August 26 – September 2

Black Hills Estate Winery Release Nota Bene in Vancouver

  Local restaurants and private liquor store participate in public release   Black Hills Estate Winery‘s 2014 Nota Bene wine will be available to the trade and public across BC on September 1st. This limited-release Bordeaux-style wine will be celebrated in Vancouver with a succession of events from August 28-31, including winemaker dinners, seminars, and … Read moreBlack Hills Estate Winery Release Nota Bene in Vancouver

Patience Brings Reward of Ripe Fruit

  Black Hills Estate Winery announces release of 2014 Nota Bene Black Hills Estate Winery is pleased to announce that it will release its sought-after flagship wine, the 2014 Nota Bene, on June 7, 2016, exclusively to wine club members and long-term customers. This limited-release Bordeaux-style wine will then be available to the trade and public … Read morePatience Brings Reward of Ripe Fruit