Month: August 2021

Upper Bench Estate Chardonnay and Pinot Blanc on Our Hot Summer Days

Upper Bench Winery & Creamery Pinot Blanc 2020 and Estate Chardonnay 2018

It certainly is hot this summer in BC.  Lots of forest fires, which I hope will get under control by our firefighters, plus some upcoming rain.  Our firefighters deserve cheers from each of us. Check out the BC Wildfire Service…

TIME Family of Wines Reveals New Look with Release of 2020 Vintage

A new look for Evolve Cellars, Chronos and McWatters Collection

We heard about the purchase of TIME Family of Wines last year, but did not know where things would go for the wines.  We now have some answer, with a label refresh plus some new wines to the portfolio.  Here…

Sileni Circle Grand Reserve Hawke’s Bay Semillon 2019

Sileni Circle Grand Reserve Hawke’s Bay Semillon 2019

Sileni Circle Grand Reserve Hawke’s Bay Semillon 2019 (NZ $25) Sileni were one of the very first Hawke’s Bay producers to leap into making classlc dry Semillon back in the early 2000’s. Before that, most wineries were using the variety…