2020 #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions recap

It’s that time of year once again! Time to get your holiday shopping done before the shipping deadlines. We have some wonderful suggestions for you.

Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

“A (most often) weekly wine review from our intrepid wine reviewer Sam Hauck for MyVanCity.”

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | Fort Berens

“In this series we bring you our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions which we personally recommend” Welcome to our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions winery Fort Berens. Long a favourite but new to our gift giving list of wineries and wine we recommend for your wine shopping pleasure. This list includes three new Reserve wines that I … Read more

Fort Berens Harvest Update and Whistler Cornucopia

This week we completed our 10th harvest. In light of this milestone harvest, we wanted to pause and provide an update on what has been another successful growing season for us in Lillooet.

Wine Touring in 2020 with @Sam_WineTeacher

For me, the best quote came from Joy Sterling, “Bubbles are comfort wine.” I totally agree and this serves as a good reminder to buy more BC Bubbles as we are so very lucky to have so many great ones to choose from.

A list of my favourite wines and some new discoveries…

Hope you enjoy reading through this list as much as I enjoyed putting it together.

Tasting Group – A Flight of Cabernet Franc

Eight wines from three countries.  Four vintages and a three-point difference in alcohol levels.  This flight should definitely show some stylistic differences.

#WelcomeBack our Recap of Wineries that are Welcoming Visitors

Here is our ongoing list of wineries who would like you to visit. Please note that most require advance booking or reservations, some do accept drop-ins where numbers permit.

Fort Berens Estate Winery #JointheClub

Our Discovery Club provides you with prime access to our award winning wines and the inside scoop from the frontier. Learn pruning on a warm spring day, play in the vineyard in the summer sun, and join us for harvest as the sun sinks low in the canyon. Discover how a microclimate feels, smells, tastes.