Tag: BCWine

Have You Tried Skin Contact White Wines from Modest Wines?

Modest Wines the elder vicar 2019 and no. 4 orange 2020

Do you like white wines with skin contact? These “natural” style wines are becoming more common. I have two wines from Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery and their Modest Wines line. One is “the elder vicar 2019” which is a blend…

A Steak Friendly Red Blend from Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery Landing Road Red Blend 2018

My last wine to taste from Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery is their 2018 Landing Road Red Blend from the Okanagan Valley. It is made with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec grapes; a Bordeaux blend. I have been mentioning…

Oliver’s Stoneboat Vineyards acquired by Verhoeff Family

Stoneboat Rock Opera 2017

Breaking news in the Okanagan. Another BC winery has changed ownership.  This time it is Stoneboat Vineyards, who for me is best known for their Pinotage and their Piano sparkling wine.  Here is the press release announcement. ~~~ [Oliver, BC]…

Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country Presents Savour the Sun Vancouver

Savour the Sun

With dining restrictions lessened in BC and COVID second shots underway, you may want to get out and enjoy some delicious food and BC wine at a restaurant.  Here is a press release about one sponsored by Oliver Osoyoos Wine…

Showing Gratitude Through Wine To Our Hospitality Industry

Gratitude by JAKs wines for 2021

JAK’s Beer Wine Spirits and Okanagan Crush Pad have collaborated for a second year to present four new limited release Gratitude Wines with $1 from each wine bottle being donated to the BC Hospitality Foundation in June 2021.  The British…

Check Out the Father’s Day Bundle from Volcanic Hills Estate Winery

Volcanic Hills Fathers Day package 2

Need something for Father’s Day?  How about local BC wine and other products from Volcanic Hills Estate Winery?  Here are the details from Volcanic Hills Estate Winery. ~~~ Father’s Day Gift Package He works hard – it’s time to show…