Category: chile

Say Hola to Santa Ema at VanWineFest 2023

A selection of Santa Ema wines

Here we have Chile’s Santa Ema winery telling us about their history and the wines they will be pouring at the Vancouver International Wine Festival. Enjoy. About Santa Ema With over 60 years of professional experience, Santa Ema are pioneers in…

Suggestions for Attending VanWineFest 2023 Events

VanWineFest 2023 logo

The schedule for the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2023 has been posted.  There are dinners, seminars, minglers, trade events, and of course the International Festival Tasting room where you will be able to taste the wines from all 151 participating…

A Luncheon at Black + Blue With Chile’s Iconic Seña Wines

Sena wine and menu at Black + Blue

I was fortunate to be invited to taste two vintages of Seña wines from Chile paired with dishes at Black + Blue restaurant in downtown Vancouver.  The wine luncheon and tasting was led by Mr. Michel Couttolenc, Fine Wines Director…