Category: food and wine pairing

Provence Marinaside’s Lobster Fest Shellebrates Tasty Crustacean with Tantalus Vineyards in July

Lobster Fest with Provence Marinaside and Tantalus Vineyards

Enjoying lobster is a luxurious experience.  I prefer them steamed and dipped in butter, but there are other ways of enjoying lobster.  Provence Marinaside has prepared an excellent menu with lobster prepared in many ways and paired with delicious BC…

Quick Review: Terrazas de los Andes Reserva Malbec 2018

Terrazas de los Andes Reserva Malbec 2018 and Steak Dinner Pairing

With the heatwave we are experiencing in BC, and specifically in Vancouver, I decided to open a bottle of Terrazas de los Andes Reserva Malbec 2018 and pair it with grilled steak, vegetables, and salads.  This bottle of Malbec comes…

Hart House Restaurant Dinner Features BC’s Burrowing Owl Estate Winery

Burrowing Owl wines

This is going to be a spectacular wine and food pairing between Hart House Restaurant and Burrowing Owl Estate Winery.  Limited tickets so buy asap.  Here is the press release.~~~June 24, 2021 (Vancouver, BC) – On Friday, July 9, 2021,…

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…

Provence’s April Wine Menu Highlights Pender Island’s Sea Star Vineyards

Seared Halibut with Sea Star Vineyards Stella Maris 2020 (PC Emrys Horton EPH6605)

April showers bring spring flowers, but it also brings a new menu at Provence Marinaside with a new set of wines for pairing; this time from Sea Star Vineyards.  Here is the press release from Provence Marinaside. ~~~ (Vancouver, BC)…