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Pairing Two Mt. Boucherie Big Red Wines with Grilled Ribeye Steak

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Merlot 2018 and Reserve Syrah 2018

What goes best with a grilled ribeye steak? A big red wine.  Well, I am lucky to have two big red wines from Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery in West Kelowna.  I received their 2018 Merlot and 2018 Reserve Syrah to…

How Would You Describe this Kettle Valley Winery Pinot Gris?

Kettle Valley WInery Pinot Gris and Bouillabaisse at Seasider Bistro

During my vacation on the Sunshine Coast, I enjoyed a very nice dinner at Seasider Bistro in Powell River.  I had their Bouillabaisse and paired it with a glass of Kettle Valley Winery Pinot Gris 2019.  The pairing was very nice,…

Have You Tried Brickers Ciders from the Sunshine Coast?

The Bricker Cider Company sample of ciders

Have you ever tried apple ciders?  I started drinking more ciders after my trip to Scotland where I had many traditional style ciders.  These ciders were dry, with higher acidity, and have deep apple flavours.  BC grows apples so I…

Let’s Compare Okanagan Crush Pad’s free form Cabernet Franc and Rosé Style Wines

Okanagan Crush Pad free form Cabernet Franc Rosé and Cabernet Franc 2019

Have you ever wanted to compare a Red and a Rosé wine made by the same winery and the same vintage? What are the differences and similarities between the two wines? I had that chance with Okanagan Crush Pad free…