Category: Valentine’s Day

Chateáu La Coste Rosé, Fiol Prosecco Extra Dry, Champagne Roederer Collection 243, Church & State Wines Blanc de Blancs 2018, and Gérard Bertrand Cote des Roses Rosé x Cepe 2022 wines

Enjoy Sparkling and Rose Wines on Valentine’s DayPR SAMPLE 

 mywinepal  February 6, 2024

Celebrate love this Valentine’s Day by indulging in a delightful experience of sharing sparkling or rosé wines with your significant other. The effervescence of sparkling wines mirrors the joy and excitement of love, making it an ideal choice for a romantic evening.  The light and refreshing nature of sparkling wine and the delicate bubbles on your palate will enhance the…

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How Many Articles Has MyWinePal Written in 2023?

 mywinepal  January 1, 2024

I enjoy tasting wines and writing about them.  I don’t consider writing the articles as stressful.  I love telling other people about wines from near and far.  But I thought I could check to see how many articles I did publish in 2023 and I was surprised.  I wrote 238 articles in 2023. That works out to 20 articles per month…

Singletree Winery Merryfield 2016 and Masottina Rosé Brut Prosecco sparkling wines

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Sparkling Wine

 mywinepal  February 7, 2023

Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly.  Sparkling wine is always a nice treat on this special day.  I have two sparkling wines that I tasted that I think you would enjoy.  BC’s Singletree Winery offers their Traditional Method sparkling wine, Merryfield 2016.  Merryfield is made from 50% Chardonnay and 50% Pinot Noir grapes.  The wine spends 24 months on its…

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Three Valentine’s Day Wine Suggestions

 mywinepal  January 30, 2023

I received an email from an agency with wine suggestions for Valentine’s Day. I picked three from their list that are from BC and available through BC Liquor Stores. The wine descriptions below come from the agency. ~~~ The Inniskillin Okanagan Pinot Noir is perfect for a classy candlelight dinner for two. This is a silky medium-bodied red with cherry…

Saintly, the good rosé and the good sparkling rosé 2021

Two Rosé Saintly Wines Are Candidates for Valentine’s Day

 mywinepal  January 18, 2023

Are you a saint? Maybe in January, starting off the New Year. But whether you are or not, and want to enjoy some fun rose wines, then Saintly Wines may be on your radar. I received these two rose wines which are made by Okanagan’s Saintly Wines to review. I have the Saintly, the good rosé 2021 and the Saintly,…

TIME Family of Wines Brut 2018 and Chronos Brut, NV

Get Sparkling with TIME Wines on Valentine’s Day

 mywinepal  February 14, 2022

You can enjoy sparkling wine anytime. No occasion is needed, but if there is an occasion, like Valentine’s Day or a birthday, it can make it more special. I opened these two bottles of BC sparkling wine from TIME Family of Wines; their TIME Brut 2018 and Chronos Brut, with friends to enjoy being with them after COVID has kept…

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Hooray “Bacon” Wrapped Dates and Wine for Valentine’s Day

 mywinepal  February 10, 2022

Here is an appetizer that you may want to consider for Valentine’s Day, made using Hooray “Bacon”, which is a plant-based alternative to bacon.  The entire recipe below that I received from Hooray Foods is plant-based.  And as I am “MyWinePal”, I’ve also given you ideas for two wines, one white and one red, to pair with this appetizer after…

Salmon pinwheel and Baillie-Grohman wines for Valentine's Day

2 Baillie-Grohman Wines To Impress on Valentine’s Day

 mywinepal  February 9, 2022

I thought I would offer you more suggestions for wine and food pairings for Valentine’s Day.  I picked two wines from the four wines I received from Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery in Creston to cook with salmon with shrimp stuffed pinwheels that I purchased from Fisherman’s Market in the Burnaby Heights area.  The Baillie-Grohman wines are available at BC Liquor Stores….

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A Few Wines and Food Pairings For Your Valentine’s Day

 mywinepal  January 28, 2022

Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, is quickly approaching, and with it, expectations, such as having a nice meal, whether at home (due to COVID), or out at a restaurant.  Wine is always appreciated with a meal.  Some wines though are viewed more on the romantic side.  I have a few wines for you that I think would be very nice to…

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Last Minute Valentine’s Wine and Dine: Meatballs & Merlot

 mywinepal  February 14, 2021

If you live in the Okanagan and have not yet figured out what to do with your significant other for Valentine’s Day, how about Niche Wine Co Merlot with a spaghetti and meatball kit?  Info from Niche Wine Co is below. ~~~ Since the start of the pandemic, we’ve been collaborating with small, local producers with big heart to create…