Some Last Minute BC Wines for Thanksgiving

Traditional Thanksgiving

I first posted this article 2 years ago, and the styles of wines that I described then, still hold for your turkey or ham Thanksgiving dinner this year.  The wine vintages from the wineries below will have changed, but these…

A Peek into the Mark Anthony Wine Portfolio

Mission Hill Family Estate Reserve Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc

A portfolio tasting is a great place for a restaurateur, liquor store staff, and wine media, like me, to find out about the latest vintages of wines, and brand new wines, for a wine agent’s portfolio.  With a change in…

Support The Girls and Breast Cancer Research With These Wines

The Girls Vivacious Rose and Voluptuous Red

Breast cancer I hazard to guess has touched every Canadian family in some way or another.  In my family my mother had breast cancer, which was thankfully cured.  I have lost a sister-in-law to breast cancer, and I have a…

27 Shades of French Wine Perfection

A flight of Bouchard Père & Fils white wines

At a certain quality level of wine, which typically comes from wineries that have decided to spend the extra effort on selecting grapes from the best vineyard plots, hand picking and sorting the grapes, and letting the grapes express themselves…