Valentine’s – Wines of Romance

#ValentinesAtHome may be the theme for 2021 and what would be more romantic than sharing a bottle of wine with your sweetie?

Wednesday Wine Reviews from @Sam_WineTeacher

Starting the new year off with some great recommendations from Sam.

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | Pentâge Winery

“In this series we bring you our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions which we personally recommend” Wow, just wow! Pentâge Winery has something for everybody on your wine lovers shopping list.You are going to be very popular this year. ‘Tis the Season! All the heavy lifting has been done, all you need to do is decide. … Read more

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | Tinhorn Creek

“In this series we bring you our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions which we personally recommend” Welcoming back Tinhorn Creek with a trio of Oldfield Reserves for #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions. Any of these wines would make a very special gift for someone on your list this year. Lovers of rich, red wines will be especially … Read more

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | Vanessa Vineyard

“In this series we bring you our #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions which we personally recommend” Returning again this year to our list of #FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions are the wines of Vanessa Vineyard in the Similkameen. Particularly unique and special these wines originate in the most challenging terroir. The wines from the Similkameen, and especially … Read more

Wednesday Wine Reviews @Sam_WineTeacher

  2016 Chardonnay (Winemaker’s Reserve) Mount Boucherie West Kelowna, BC $30.00 I tried this wine (same vintage) about a year ago and really liked it.  Now with another year of cellaring, it was even better.  Lemon yellow in colour with medium-minus intensity.  The nose shows aromas of apple, lime, honeydew melon, butter, and toast.  Well … Read more

Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

2017 Wren (Chardonnay) Schell Wines Kelowna, BC $32.19 Golden straw colour with medium intensity.  Apple, lemon, caramel, and vanilla with honeydew undertones on the nose.  Well balanced.  Citrus and buttered toast on the palate followed by a medium-plus finish.  Fans of California styled chardonnay will love this one.   2019 Pinot Gris Poplar Grove Penticton, … Read more