Wednesday Wine Reviews with @Sam_WineTeacher

2020 Viognier Moon Curser Osoyoos, BC $22.99 Long associated with the Rhone Valley in France, this variety is gaining a foothold along the west coast of North America and in BC in particular.  It is often found in blends along with Marsanne and Roussanne.  Sometimes it also finds its way into Syrah red grapes where … Read more

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | Church and State Winery 🍷 🎅

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions are the outstanding white wine varietals from Church and State. All would be the perfect choice to grace your holiday table, share with guests or for the cook as he/she takes a well earned holiay break.

#ThisWineThatDish | Hester Creek Pinot Gris Viognier | Pan Seared Icelandic Cod

As a new convert to this delicately flavoured fish it is fast becoming one of my favourite dishes. Seared, baked or steamed this fish keeps it’s firm texture and retains its moistness. Delicious no matter how it’s prepared or served.

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | Valley Commons 🍷 🎅

Valley Commons is a way of gathering, of relishing in BC’s mountains and lakes, the sweeping vineyards and abundant orchards. Here, you’re welcomed as family.

#FavouriteThings Holiday Gift Suggestions | La Frenz Winery 🍷 🎅

A favourite of our #ThisWineThatDish series it is exciting to include these pairable wines that I know you are going to enjoy as much as I do.

Wednesday Wine Reviews with @Sam_WineTeacher

  NV Brut Reserva Segura Viudas Torrelavit, Spain $16.99 Segura Viudas is well-known for delivering good quality sparkling Spanish wines (cava) and this modestly priced Reserva proves the point.  Straw coloured with medium-light intensity.  Baked apple, citrus, brioche, and dried tree fruit with undertones of yeasty lees on the nose.  Good balance and mousse.  The … Read more

#ShiptoSip 2021 with Moon Curser Vineyards

You can also count on one of the most diverse and extensive wine releases from Moon Curser and these new releases are no exception.

#ShiptoSip 2021 with Road 13 Vineyards

A visit here is a great experience and a chance to taste the wines from their terroir. “We believe that great wines start with good dirt.”

#ThisWineThatDish with TIME Viognier | Confit Leeks with Lentils and Lemon Cream

I have been waiting for just the right dish to pair with the TIME Winery Viognier I received for a virtual tasting to celebrate Internation Women’s Day with a number of women wine bloggers and a few men included to mix things up a bit.

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