Mayhem Wines Brings A Bounty of BC Fruit

Mayhem wines lineup

Terry Meyer Stone along with her brother JAK Meyer and their spouses, Andrew Stone and Janice Stevens have launched their new custom crush wine project called Mayhem Wines.  I received a sample of their VQA wines to taste and talk to…

Enjoy a Great Meal at Provence Marinaside for Dine Out Vancouver 2020

WILD MUSHROOM RAVIOLI WITH PRAWNS with Meyer Family Pinot Noir 2016 at Provence Marinaside

My third Dine Out Vancouver dinner was with good friends at Provence Marinaside in Yaletown.  Provence offers a $45 food menu plus $25 wine pairing, and it is totally worth it.  The food from Provence is top quality and a large…

Provence Marinaside Dinner Honours Legendary Wine-Maker with a Family Connection

Joshua Carlson & Jean-Luc Colombo _ Provence Marinaside Wine

One of the things that the Vancouver International Wine Festival is known for is winemaker dinners.  One upcoming winemaker dinner I think will be exceptionally good.  It will be a pairing of the Rhone Valley’s wines by Jean-Luc Colombo with…

My Media Preview of the Wines at VanWineFest 2020

VanWineFest 2020 brochure

Did you know that at the Festival Tasting room for the Vancouver International Wine Festival this year there will be 700 wines for you to try?  France is the theme country and there will be 42 French wineries pouring their…

VanWineFest Welcomes Vine Stars From Around The Wine World And Keynote Speaker Andrew Jefford

French logo with VanWineFest logo 2020

One of the coolest things about VanWineFest is that each winery represented at the Festival has to bring a winery principal, who could be the owner or a family member, or their winemaker.  When you ask them to pour you…