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Winemaker’s CUT Estate and Heritage Wines Latest Releases

Winemaker's CUT wines

I have been enjoying tasting and writing about Winemaker’s CUT Estate Winery‘s wines since they first released their wines. Owners Michal¬†and¬†Martina Mosny undertake sustainable farming, hand harvest their grapes, adhere to zero pesticides, low sulphur use, and let the wines…

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

Singletree Winery

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…

B.C. Best of Varietal Wine Awards 2019 Results Announced

Okanagan Wine Festivals

We all like to receive rewards.¬† It starts as we are young children with our parents, continues through school, and when we are in the workforce.¬† The 2019 BC Best of Varietal Wine Awards recipients were just announced and I’ve…

News and Upcoming Events from Singletree Winery

Welcome to Singletree Winery sign

Have you tried wines from Singletree Winery?¬† They are a local, Abbotsford, BC winery that produces wines from their own grapes in the Fraser Valley, but they now have another vineyard located on the Naramata Bench.¬† This is also the…

MyWinePal Top 5 Star Rated White and Sparkling Wines for 2018

MyWinePal Top 5 Star Wines

I tasted through many years this year through Trade tastings with agents and BC VQA wineries, the Vancouver International Wine Festival, visits to wineries, and personal purchases.¬† I rate all the wines I taste from 1 to 5 stars.¬† Fortunately,…

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

Singletree Winery

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…

Completing My Tour with Culmina Family Estate Winery

Culmina gate

My final winery visit was with Culmina Family Estate Winery located in Oliver, just around the corner from Road 13 Vineyards.¬† I had been planning on visiting this winery since it opened but have not yet had a chance.¬† I…

VanWineFest 2017 – A Culmination of Flavours Dinner

Culmina Family Estate Winery is owned and run by Don and Elaine Triggs, and their daughter Sara. ¬†An Okanagan winery located on the Golden Mile Bench. ¬†Don Triggs’ is known for co-founding¬†the Jackson Triggs Winery that we have here in…