Tag: Abbotsford

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery Magnolias Rosé 2021 and The Connaught 2020, Similkameen Valley

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery Magnolias Rose and The Connaught Syrah to Enjoy

 mywinepal  March 21, 2023

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery in Abbotsford continues to produce top-quality limited-production wines.  The two wines I tasted, their Magnolias Rosé 2021 and The Connaught Syrah 2020, continue with this tradition.  Let me tell you about them.  My Wine Tasting Notes Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery Magnolias Rosé 2021 (for Club Members only) The magnolias label celebrates the blooms of this tree…

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery Charlotte Estate Petite Milo and Sam & Isaac Pinot Gris 2021

Enjoy Seaside Pearl’s Charlotte Estate Petite Milo and Sam & Isaac Pinot Gris 2021

 mywinepal  February 28, 2023

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery is a family-owned boutique winery in the Fraser Valley. If you have not heard of this winery, you should make yourself familiar as they produce top quality wines; both red and white wines. Plus wine production is small volume so you need to buy quickly when you find a wine you like. I have two white…

Singletree Winery Siggy 2020 and Gruner Veltliner 2020

Two Aromatic White Wines from Singletree Winery

 mywinepal  April 6, 2022

It’s getting to be time to enjoy aromatic white wines. The cherry blossoms are out and the weather coming up looks to be sunny for several days. I have two white wines from Singletree Winery in the Abbotsford area. Their Singletree Winery Siggy 2020 and Singletree Winery Gruner Veltliner 2020. Let me tell you about them. My Wine Tasting Notes…

Singletree Winery Picnic Area (Photo Credit @winebcdotcom)

Fraser Valley Locals, Enjoy a Picnic at Singletree Winery!

 mywinepal  April 16, 2021

Fraser Valley locals looking for ways to enjoy the sun this weekend can do so safely at Singletree Winery in Abbotsford. With careful attention to their land, the Etsell family, owners of Singletree, are committed to showcasing the best of British Columbia: the Fraser Valley, which provides a lineup of aromatic, crisp, and juicy wines that highlight this unique terroir; and Naramata…

Singletree Winery

Singletree Winery Virtual Tasting May 22nd – Get Your Bottles!

 mywinepal  May 13, 2020

Have you ever wanted to sit down with a winemaker and have them tell you about the bottle of wine you are enjoying with them?  What was the harvest like?  Did they use indigenous/wild yeasts to ferment the wine?  What oak barrel treatment did they use, if any?  Where is their vineyard located and what makes it unique or special?…

Singletree Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Quick Review: Singletree Sauvignon Blanc 2018

 mywinepal  February 22, 2020

Singletree Winery is one of our local Fraser Valley wineries that you may not have heard of, but have been around since 2010.  I’ve been writing about them for a few years now.  The winery and main vineyard are in the Abbotsford area, but in 2018 they also acquired vineyard land in the Naramata Bench which allows them to expand…

Singletree Merryfield 2016 sparkling wine small

Celebrate Father’s Day with Sparkling Wine at Singletree Winery in the Fraser Valley

 mywinepal  June 12, 2019

Trying to figure out something to do for your dad, husband, or significant other for Father’s Day this weekend?  How about a day trip to the Fraser Valley, to visit Singletree Winery near Abbotsford?  They just announced the release of their first traditional method sparkling wine.  The wine is made in a very limited quantity, so take the short trip…

Pairing Some Holiday Cheer with Pastries and Chocolates from Temper Chocolate & Pastry

Pairing Some Holiday Cheer with Pastries and Chocolates from Temper Chocolate & Pastry

 mywinepal  December 18, 2018

During the holidays many of us like to make, give and/or receive pastries and chocolates.  But what do we pair them with?  Tea or coffee?  Yes those are what most people do, but how about wine?  I took up that idea and visited Chef Hodge at Temper Chocolate & Pastry to get a sample of pastries and chocolates for me…

Singletree Winery

Celebrate Harvest at Singletree Winery with Winemaker’s Longtable Dinner on November 3

 mywinepal  October 22, 2018

Have you ever tried any BC wines from the Fraser Valley?  Have you ever tried the cuisine from Forage Restaurant in downtown Vancouver?  If you have said “no” to one or both questions, I have a way you can experience both at the same time.  Singletree Winery in Abbotsford is having a Long Table Dinner featuring dishes prepared by Forage…

Singletree Winery Siegerrebe, Farmhand White, and Pinot Noir

My First Post for 2016: A New Vintage of Singletree Wines to Try

 mywinepal  January 2, 2016

Last year I was invited to try some of the wines from the new Singletree Winery, located in Abbotsford, BC.  A family run opereation by the Etsell’s, they planted their grape vines in 2011 and opened a wine shop in 2015.  Andrew Etsell grows the grapes, and is assisted by Okanagan winemaker, Matt Dumayne from Okanagan Crush Pad, to produce…