Savour the Sun of Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country at the Silver Star Summer Wine Festival

Silver Star Summer Wine Festival

Do you have some vacation time in August, but no plans yet?  How about attending the Silver Star Summer Wine Festival and enjoying some delicious wines from the Oliver & Osoyoos areas?  Here are the details. ~~~ Oliver, BC (July…

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…

Book Review: VINO – The Essential Guide to Real Italian Wine

VINO - The Essential Guide to Real Italian Wine

The more you taste wine and learn about grapes, viticulture, and vinification methods, you will likely drift toward more wines that highlight terroir.  Author, Joe Campanale, with Joshua David Stein, take a deep dive into Italian wines from small artisan…