$5 Per Bottle of Rust Wine Co. 2019 Gamay Noir Magnum Goes to support BC’s Hospitality Workers

Rust Wine Co. 2019 Gamay Noir Magnum   $5 Per Bottle of Rust Wine Co. 2019 Gamay Noir Goes to support BC’s Hospitality Workers The BC Hospitality Foundation (BCHF) is pleased to announce it will receive partial proceeds from the sale of a BC VQA wine grown and crafted by Rust Wine Co. The winery … Read more $5 Per Bottle of Rust Wine Co. 2019 Gamay Noir Magnum Goes to support BC’s Hospitality Workers

Road 13 Vineyards Announces 2020 Schedule for Monthly Dinner Series with Backyard Farm

Guests are invited to join Road 13 Vineyards in the Executive Lounge for a spectacular evening that pairs Road 13’s artisan wines with a sumptuous four-course meal prepared by Chef Chris Van Hooydonk of Backyard Farm.

Road 13 Vineyards: Valentine’s Sweetheart Flight

A Valentine’s date to remember on the Golden Mile Bench. Spoil your special someone this love day with an afternoon together at Road 13 Vineyards for their Sweetheart Flight which includes five Road 13 wines paired with their perfect matches of cheese and chocolate – the way to every wine lovers heart ❤️

Tasting Ten – BC Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet sauvignon, the offspring of cabernet franc and sauvignon blanc, is often referred to as the ‘king of grapes’ and it is grown in most wine-producing areas.   It is a late ripener, so it does best in hotter climates.

Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

Our intrepid wine reviewer Sam Hauck, aka the Wine Teacher, is a wine judge, a member of the Wine Guild and a wine teacher. Sam’s reviews are a guide to good wine.

British Columbia New GIs and Sub-GIs

Wines of British Columbia hosted a Fall Release Tasting – COLOUR for trade, hospitality and media giving us an opportunity to taste BCVQA (Vintner’s Quality Alliance) wines. This designation tells the consumer/wine drinker they are enjoying a wine made solely from BC grapes. A seminar on the Geographical Indications (GI) of British Columbia was presented … Read more British Columbia New GIs and Sub-GIs

BC Wine Institute supports province’s first ever sub-appellation

    The British Columbia Wine Institute is lauding the recent decision by the BC Wine Authority to approve the first sub-appellation in the province. Known as the Golden Mile Bench, located on the western slope of the Okanagan Valley south of Oliver, this marks the first sub-Designated Viticultural Area (or sub-Geographical Indication) of the … Read more BC Wine Institute supports province’s first ever sub-appellation

Golden Mile Bench Proposes to become Okanagan Valley’s First Sub-Appellation

Wineries located on the Golden Mile Bench wine growing area near Oliver in British Columbia have submitted a proposal to become the first official sub-DVA “Designated Viticultural Area” of the Okanagan Valley DVA. An in-depth scientific analysis by scientists from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre – Summerland (AAFC-PARC Summerland) has shown the … Read more Golden Mile Bench Proposes to become Okanagan Valley’s First Sub-Appellation