Category: vegan

Two Full Bodied Red Wines From Moon Curser Vineyards for Your BBQ

Moon Curser Vineyards Malbec 2020 and Petit Verdot 2020

Do you like full-bodied red wines? I have 2 for you from Moon Curser Vineyards in Osoyoos. Their Malbec 2020 and Petit Verdot 2020. You don’t see much Petit Verdot in the Okanagan. Malbec is planted more widely but still…

Rhone Grapes Done Right by Moon Curser Vineyards in Ososyoos

Moon Curser Vineyards Roussanne Marsanne 2021 and Syrah 2020

Today we are going on a journey tasting Rhone grape varieties; Syrah for red grapes, and Roussanne and Marsanne for white grape varieties. You may have heard of Syrah. BC Syrah is quite well-known for its quality, but Roussanne and…

Pairing Chateau La Coste 2021 Rose with Slow Smoked BBQ Pork

Chateau La Coste 2021 Rose with slow smoked BBQ pork

Rose wine with its fresh acidity and bright red fruit flavours works well with many food pairings. I decided to try pairing a bottle of Chateau La Coste 2021 Rosé from Provence, France, with a slow-smoked bbq pork shoulder I cooked…

The Latest Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris from Blue Grouse Estate Winery

Blue Grouse Estate Winery Quill Pinot Gris 2021 and Quill Pinot Noir 2020

Have you tried the Quill series of wines from Blue Grouse Estate Winery on Vancouver Island.  Their Quill series grapes come from vineyards on the Island.  The winery can pick and choose and blend the wines from these grapes to…

2 Single Vineyard Pinot Noir Wines from Stag’s Hollow Winery

Stag's Hollow Winery Stag's Hollow Vineyard Pinot Noir 2020 and Shuttleworth Creek Vineyard Pinot Noir 2020

I have two single-vineyard Pinot Noir wines from Stag’s Hollow Winery in Okanagan Falls. Both are delicious but are quite different in colour, aroma, and flavour. I have wines from their Stag’s Hollow Vineyard and their Shuttleworth Creek Vineyard. Both…