Category: bc

Five Sails Announces Return of Signature High Tea Service For Father’s Day And Beyond

Five Sails High Tea

Father’s Day is on June 20 this year.  Do you have any plans for your dad or husband or significant other?  One thing you could do is go out and enjoy High Tea at the Five Sails Restaurant in Canada…

Oliver’s Stoneboat Vineyards acquired by Verhoeff Family

Stoneboat Rock Opera 2017

Breaking news in the Okanagan. Another BC winery has changed ownership.  This time it is Stoneboat Vineyards, who for me is best known for their Pinotage and their Piano sparkling wine.  Here is the press release announcement. ~~~ [Oliver, BC]…

Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country Presents Savour the Sun Vancouver

Savour the Sun

With dining restrictions lessened in BC and COVID second shots underway, you may want to get out and enjoy some delicious food and BC wine at a restaurant.  Here is a press release about one sponsored by Oliver Osoyoos Wine…

Showing Gratitude Through Wine To Our Hospitality Industry

Gratitude by JAKs wines for 2021

JAK’s Beer Wine Spirits and Okanagan Crush Pad have collaborated for a second year to present four new limited release Gratitude Wines with $1 from each wine bottle being donated to the BC Hospitality Foundation in June 2021.  The British…

Check Out the Father’s Day Bundle from Volcanic Hills Estate Winery

Volcanic Hills Fathers Day package 2

Need something for Father’s Day?  How about local BC wine and other products from Volcanic Hills Estate Winery?  Here are the details from Volcanic Hills Estate Winery. ~~~ Father’s Day Gift Package He works hard – it’s time to show…

Pairing BC Halibut with Mayhem Sauvignon Blanc and Rosé Wines

Mediterranean Baked Halibut and Mayhem Wines

Besides spot prawn season, I think many BC’ers also look forward to halibut season.  It makes great fish and chips, but you can also cook it in other ways.  I received two 6 oz halibut portions from Organic Ocean to…

Organic Ocean Seafood Steelhead Dinner Paired with BC Wines

Organic Ocean seafood and BC wine

Have you heard about Organic Ocean?  They deliver freshly caught sustainable seafood that can be shipped across Canada from their location in North Vancouver.  Organic Ocean is featured in The Top 25: Sustainability & Conservation list, for 2020, published by…

Two Sides of Cabernet With Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery Lover's Lane Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

With Dr. Henry lifting restrictions for us being able to travel within our zone for recreation purposes, I present you with two “Lover’s Lane” wines by Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery. One is a Cabernet Franc and the other Cabernet Sauvignon,…