It’s time to #shiptosip BC Wine from the McWatters Collection

Right now everyone is going through uncertain times and the BC Wine Industry is no exception. At this point it looks like upcoming new release wine tastings will be either postponed or even cancelled this season. Our favourite wineries, large or small, may be feeling the pinch. We reached out to the BC wineries that … Read more It’s time to #shiptosip BC Wine from the McWatters Collection

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.

2019 #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions – Hester Creek

Dark, rich, red wines, and here we have suggested three of Hester Creek reds, compliment so many meals and pair so well with winter comfort food. Maybe you would enjoy a glass while reading a good book, or curled up in front of a roaring fire. One of my favourite times to enjoy a glass of wine is when I’m watching a holiday movie.

Winemaker’s Thoughts on BC Harvest 2019 – Guest Post from Julian Park

Yields were down but the quality of the fruit was excellent. The winemakers expect 2019 to produce delicious lower alcohol, bright acidity wines. This first article highlights the harvest for the Okanagan Valley and Shuswap Regions of British Columbia.

2019 #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions – McWatters Collection

Day Three and it falls on a #WineWednesday. That seems apropos for the legend that was Harry McWatters. Dubbed the “godfather” of BC Wine meant with great respect for this pioneer of the British Columbia wine industry. 

Never let the Truth get in the way of a Good Story – Tall Tale

Tall Tale Wines is a small winery that does not have a fixed location but sources premium quality grapes from the South Okanagan. Tall Tale, which makes fine wine in small batches using a completely natural approach, released its first wines in 2017.

Come Away to an Exceptional Stay at the Burrowing Owl Guest House

I love the Guest House at Burrowing Owl and every time we stay there I wonder why I waited so long to come back. Probably one of the most relaxing stay away it’s possible to have. The suites are spacious and well appointed.