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Say Cheers to Burch Family Wines at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

Mad Fish Sauvignon Blanc Semillon

Burch Family Wines from Australia represent three different brands: Howard Park, Marchand & Burch, and MadFish Wines.  Did you know that Denmark is in Australia?  Neither did I, but read on to learn more about Denmark, Burch Family Wines, and…

Meet Bleasdale Vineyards at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

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The next winery to introduce you to at the Vancouver International Wine Festival is Bleasdale Vineyards.  Learn about their interesting region that has an afternoon breeze called the “Lake Doctor” to help slow the grapes ripening and should keep more…

Welcoming Fowles Wine to the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

Fowles WIne is a new winery for me from Australia, but I am curious to try their wines.  They make a wine that is blended to match wild game meat.  That is quite interesting.  They also have 2 Sauvignon Blancs…

Visit Majella Wines at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

Majella Coonawarra

Majella is a frequent visitor to the Vancouver International Wine Festival.  This is our eighth visit to this great event and were are very much looking forward to showing off our wines once again. Majella Wines is a family owned…

Presenting Thorn-Clarke Wines at Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

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Thorn-Clarke Wines is coming from Australia to pour their wines for you at the Vancouver International Wine Festival.  I’ve known and tasted their wines for many years while I was part of the South World Wine Society here in Vancouver.…

Thistledown Wines Comes to the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

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Thistledown Wines draws on its Celtic links for their logo. Established in 2010 by Giles Cooke MW, “The Pom”, Fergal Tynan MW “The Irishman” and Peter Leske “The Australian of German Descent”. Giles Cooke passed his MW first time around…

Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015 Tasting tickets Now On Sale!

Thinking of a Christmas gift for a spouse, relative, or how about you?  The Vancouver International Wine Festival tickets for the 2015 event are now on sale.  Details from the Festival are below.  Cheers! ~~~ FREE $89 VANWINEFEST TICKET WITH…

Meet Gemtree Wines at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

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Australia is the theme country for the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015.  But what do you know about the wineries that you will meet in the Tasting Room, at seminars, or dinners?  This, and upcoming articles written by the Australian…