My whirlwind trip to the Okanagan – a gal has to eat…

The Okanagan is one of my favourite places to visit and no wonder, it’s #BCWine Country. I was lucky enough to fit in two days for visiting, tasting, dining and exploring on my way to Calgary. Taking the lower route (Hope-Princeton) on a magnificently sunny day with an early start. Turned out not to be … Read moreMy whirlwind trip to the Okanagan – a gal has to eat…

THOMAS HAAS CHOCOLATES & PÂTISSERIE:

This Father’s Day, treat Dad to a handcrafted chocolate creation from chocolatier Thomas Haas. Thomas Haas’ 2016 lineup of Father’s Day-themed creations includes: The Roadster — Fast, furious and all edible, these sweet roadsters are accented with chocolate wheels and racing stripes. $39 The Cyclist — Inspired by Thomas Haas’ love of cycling, this chocolate cyclist is made with both white … Read moreTHOMAS HAAS CHOCOLATES & PÂTISSERIE:

Okanagan Feast of Fields – The Culinary Event of the Summer is Weeks Away

Described as a wandering harvest festival, FarmFolk CityFolk’s Okanagan Feast of Fields is the culinary event of the summer season.  With almost 60 restaurants, wineries, distilleries and breweries scattered over the property of our host farm, Meadow Vista Artisan Farm Winery in southeast Kelowna, guests are free to wander, taste, sip and enjoy the experience. … Read moreOkanagan Feast of Fields – The Culinary Event of the Summer is Weeks Away

What’s your pairing for Oysters?

  This year at the Osoyoos Oyster Festival the question of what pairs best with oysters will be addressed in the second annual Oyster Wine Competition and the first Canadian Craft Beer & Oyster Pairing Competition. Winemakers and brewmasters have until April 17 to submit entries into the respective competitions that will be held at … Read moreWhat’s your pairing for Oysters?