Top Chef Showcase! Gala Dinner and Cooking Show – Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World

This year, the Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World – in its fourth edition – will take place from November, 18 to 24. The event aims at promoting Italy’s agri-food industry and the tradition of high-quality food and wine which is a key aspect of the Italian identity and culture.

The Terroir Of Piemonte Dinner Event – Friday, November 8th

La Terrazza and Vinea Wines welcome Azienda DeMarie winery owner Paolo Demarie for a Majestic Dinner Experience “The Terroir Of Piemonte ” Friday, November 8th. Tickets now available italo@nullvinea.ca or 604-657-6647

FLAVOURS OF ITALY Discover Unexpected Regions and Varietals

Try the unexpected! Taste these less common indigenous grape varietals from the Master of Wine Barb Philip’s annual Flavours of Italy selection of premium Italian wines. They are traditional and very popular in their regions – yet still not fully discovered in British Columbia. Cin cin!

Homer Street Café to Host Jasci & Marchesani Winemaker’s Dinner June 12

A very limited number of tickets are available for this June 14 event which begins at 6:30pm. Purchase is available via Eventbrite for $85 per seat, which includes all taxes, gratuities and eventbrite fees. 

Taste of Tuscany – presented by The Italian Trade Commission (ITA) and the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada – West in collaboration with BCLS

A selection of premium Tuscan wines including new listings and best-selling classics hosted by the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada – West and ITA – Italian Trade Commission in collaboration with BCLS.

Italian Wines in the World

  Italy is an ancient wine world with more than 500 DOC’s or specific recognized wine regions and more than 2000 grape varieties. Italy has 700 000 hectares of vineyards (by comparison, BC has about 4 000 ha). Wine Meridian is an online magazine that is devoted to promoting quality Italian wines in North America. … Read more Italian Wines in the World

CONSORTIUM FOR THE TUTELAGE OF VALPOLICELLA WINES – HARVEST 2017

  THE HARVEST 2017 WILL BRING THE FRUITS OF AN EXCEPTIONAL YEAR. THE 6th OF SEPTEMBER THE PRE-HARVEST CONFERENCE ORGANIZED BY THE CONSORTIUM FOR THE TUTELAGE OF VALPOLICELLA WINES   The Consortium clarifies the members of the crucial points about the new telematic fulfilment for the traceability of wines. With this aim, it will discuss … Read more CONSORTIUM FOR THE TUTELAGE OF VALPOLICELLA WINES – HARVEST 2017

The first Wine School in Vancouver, exclusively focused on Italian wine

  Italian wine has never been more relevant. Italy boasts a glorious past, and stands out as a dominant global wine producing region, yet the future promises great excitement with the discovery, re-introduction and ongoing use of Ancient varietals that no other country can lay claim to.   Join us and delight in the discovery! … Read more The first Wine School in Vancouver, exclusively focused on Italian wine