Garagiste North – Sperling Vineyard Kelowna

It was with a touch of nostalgia that I participated in Garagiste North this year.  The first time I attended this wine festival was at Kelowna’s Laurel Packinghouse in 2015, just as I was starting the BC Wine Trends blog.  That weekend I started friendships with some passionate BC winemakers that actively support my blogging … Read moreGaragiste North – Sperling Vineyard Kelowna

HARVEST COMMUNITY FOODS GETS THE FIRST TASTE OF SPRING

Produce-packed share bags star seasonal ingredients  from leading organic farms   Harvest Community Foods is celebrating spring with a fresh crop of tasty delights. The shift in seasons means Harvest’s Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) bags are jam-packed with newly delivered produce sourced from local growers, including a healthy selection from pioneering organic farm, Klippers Organics.   … Read moreHARVEST COMMUNITY FOODS GETS THE FIRST TASTE OF SPRING

Liber Farm & Winery Focuses on Organics

  New Similkameen Valley Winery Releases its 2016 Vintage   A new organic, Similkameen vineyard is set to debut their 2016 vintage.  The riverfront vineyard and winery located in Cawston was purchased by Nicole and Mike Dowell in March 2016, and will focus on small lot wine, produced from organic grapes.   Liber Farm, named … Read moreLiber Farm & Winery Focuses on Organics

Thinking ‘Food-Forward’ as We Move Forward into 2014

Given that Vancouver took first place in Best Health Magazine’s Canada’s Healthiest Cities 2008,[1] and the more recent launch of Vancouver’s Healthy City Strategy in 2012,[2] I don’t feel like I’m going too much out on a limb when I assume that a large percentage of Vancouverites are actively seeking to both look and feel … Read moreThinking ‘Food-Forward’ as We Move Forward into 2014