Category: rose

Wines to Celebrate the FIFA World Cup 2022 Winner

FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup 2022 is in the knock-out round.  Already we have the Netherlands and Brasil out of the contest.  The teams left to play are Morocco, Portugal, England, France, Argentina, and Croatia.  All these countries make wine as…

A Few BC VQA Wine Picks from the Swirl Fall Wine Release 2022

Swirl Around BC Trade and Media Tasting Nov 2022

This was the first Swirl Around BC trade tasting since the COVID lockdown where you could actually walk around tables, talk to winery principals and have them pour their wines for you.  Earlier in the day, I attended the Masterclass…

A Few Wine Suggestions for Canadian Thanksgiving 2022

Traditional Thanksgiving

Canadian Thanksgiving is on Monday, October 10, 2022.  You may be making a list of ingredients to buy for your Thanksgiving dinner.  A traditional / historical dinner with turkey or ham, brussel sprouts, yam, and mashed potatoes with gravy.  Or…

Two Last BC Wines from Gold Hill Winery to Celebrate Summer

Gold Hill Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Franc Rose 2021Gold Hill Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Franc Rose 2021

We are set for a mini-heatwave, Friday – Sunday, this week. So get out and enjoy the sun on your patio, and maybe these two bright, fresh wines from Gold Hill Winery in Oliver, BC. I have their Sauvignon Blanc…

Tasting Two TERRE lab Winemakers Series Wines

TERRE lab Winemakers Series Tempranillo Rosé 2021 and Tempranillo 2018

Winemakers, besides making the wines their wineries are known for, also like to take on smaller projects. Testing out new methods or grape varieties. TERRE lab Winemakers Series wines are where Gold Hill Winery’s Val Tait gets to have some…