#ShiptoSip with Mayhem Wines

I enjoy a little mayhem in my life, I also like wine. Mayhem wine is one of my very favourites because, first and foremost, it is so good, and second, it is one of the best priced #BCwines I’ve come across in a long time. Full disclosure these just happen to be varietals that I … Read more #ShiptoSip with Mayhem Wines

Inaugural Uncorked – A Celebration of the Science of Wine – A Big Success!

Iconic Wineries of British Columbia in partnership with Science World at TELUS World of Science presented Uncorked: A Celebration of the Science of Wine,’ a spectacular wine-themed event. A  one night only event that featured internationally acclaimed winemakers, viticulturists and chefs from Iconic Wineries of British Columbia showcasing the science, craftsmanship and terroir that make Okanagan wines so extraordinary.

Holiday shop in style as you Sip into the Season on The Westside Wine Trail

“A fun and festive way to shop local, Sip into the Season is one of the most popular events along the Westside Wine Trail,” remarks Association Representative Lindsay Kelm. “Our members continue to raise the bar with their offerings and with two new members this year, including our first cidery, 2019 will be our biggest Sip event to-date.”

Discovering and Enjoying the wines of Ricco Bambino

“wines that are made for commercial purposes and exist merely as 
products have their place alongside all such commodities: soda, 
breakfast cereal, vacuum-cleaner bags. they can be enjoyable and 
useful, but they don’t matter”

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

Garage style winery – Lariana Cellars producing excellent wines!

Following an introduction while attending the Garagiste North – small guys wine festival we made a point of getting out to Lariana for a tasting of their wines.

Sensation – a wine tasting event for the senses! – a review by #GuestBlogger Valerie Stride

Some stand-out wines of the evening included the 2018 Wild Goose Winery Gewurztraminer – drier this year than last – and the 2017 Moon Curser Touriga Nacional. DaSilva’s 2015 Syrah Malbec was one of the most interesting wines of the evening; it was coming from a super BC vintage and exuded a beautiful balance of fruit and spice.

What’s Happening this Fall at Mission Hill – Sommelier-Guided Experiences

With glass in hand we entered the Culinary Theatre where the Culinary Workshops take place now through December. There are several options for the Dynamics of Food & Wine series where the professional Culinary team prepare dishes that guests will later enjoy paired with Mission Hill wines.

Forgeron Cellars New Location Opening in Leavenworth, Washington

Forgeron Cellars announces a brand-new location has opened in the heart of Washington’s beloved ‘Bavarian’ destination town, Leavenworth.  This marks Forgeron Cellars third Tasting Room location, joining the Cellar & Winery in Walla Walla and Tasting Room in Woodinville.