Tag: Liquidity Wines

The Heart of Wine Country Spring Wine Release 2023

The Heart of Wine Country Spring Wine Release 2023

 mywinepal  April 13, 2023

The Heart of Wine Country encompasses Okanagan Falls and Skaha Lake.  This area I feel does exceptionally well with Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes.  I look forward to tasting wines from these two places in the Okanagan and having a chance at their The Heart of Wine Country Spring Wine Release.  Here are some of the wines I quite enjoyed….

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A Dozen BC VQA Wines for Easter 2023

 mywinepal  April 6, 2023

Easter weekend is coming up for many people around the world.  There are many traditions besides the Easter celebrations among different faiths but enjoying meals with family and friends is a big part of each of them.  Here are 6 BC VQA white and 6 BC VQA red wines that I reviewed from Fall 2022 till now that I think…

Liquidity Wines Rosé of Pinot Noir 2022

Welcome Liquidity’s Certified Organic Rosé of Pinot Noir 2022 Release

 mywinepal  March 27, 2023

This week was the official release of Liquidity Wines‘ first certified organic Rosé of Pinot Noir 2022.  And to celebrate the release, there was a small party held downtown at D6 Bar & Lounge, the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection (also accessible to JW Marriott Parq Vancouver guests).  As it was a Rosé release, pink decorations and pink outfits were everywhere.  The…

Celebrate Mothers Day in the Heart of Wine Country

Okanagan Winery Options for Mother’s Day!

 mywinepal  May 5, 2022

It’s Mother’s Day this weekend.  Here is a list of the wineries in the Okanagan Falls and Skaha Lake areas that are offering moms something extra.  Enjoy the weekend with your mom! ~~~ Join the wineries of the Heart of Wine Country™ as they usher in a new wine tasting season. On the weekend of May 7 and 8 our…

The Heart of Wine Country Spring Release Wine Tasting

A Few Favourite Wines from the Heart of Wine Country Spring Wine Release

 mywinepal  April 16, 2022

It is Spring and I was fortunate to attend the Heart of Wine Country Spring Release Tasting covering wines from Okanagan Falls and Skaha Lake.  This is the first stand-up and walk-around trade tasting that I had since the COVID shutdown 2 years ago.  It was quite an experience to see people to talk about their wines, meet friends I…

2021 British Columbia Lieutenant Governor's Wine Awards

BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards Recognizes the Best in BC Wines

 mywinepal  October 8, 2021

Yesterday was the announcement of winners for the 2021 BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards.  I was very pleased to read that Spearhead Winery won 3 Platinum Medals for 3 different Pinot Noir wines.   Here is the press release about the awards and the winners. ~~~ (KELOWNA, BC) October 8, 2021 – The 2021 BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards were announced…

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition to Open at Liquidity Wines in Okanagan Falls

 mywinepal  May 17, 2018

I have always been a fan of the National Geographic magazine; taking me away to the far reaches of the world, seeing sights that I may never see, allowing me to pour over maps showing the geography of the area.  A piece of National Geographic is coming to the Okanagan, to Liquidity Wines specifically, where the National Geographic Photo Ark…

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15 Okanagan Falls Wines to Try this Spring

 mywinepal  April 24, 2018

Did you know that during the ice age, glaciers up to 3 km thick covered the Okanagan and carved out the valley we love?  The retreat of the glaciers left benches covered with fertile soil where many wineries grow their vines.  Okanagan Falls, between Penticton and Oliver, I think holds a sweet spot for growing grapes and making wine.  It has…

3 BC Pinot Noirs for Farm Friends

3 BC Pinot Noirs: More Farm Friends Wines For You

 mywinepal  April 18, 2018

With Kinder Morgan considering their decision to continue with their oil pipeline to the Vancouver Lower Mainland to be made by May 31, 2018, the rhetoric between the Alberta and BC governments has ramped up.  In February, the Alberta government restricted the import of BC wines into Alberta.  Farm Friends, organized by several BC wineries in response to the boycott…

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The Okanagan Wine Initiative Members Set to Collaborate and Raise Profile

 mywinepal  April 16, 2018

Big news today in the BC wine industry, with seven BC wineries joining together to form “The Okanagan Wine Initiative” to “…drive one-another to excel and adopt best business practices and to help elevate the identity of the Okanagan as a premium wine producing region and superb wine tourism destination…”  The seven wineries are 50th Parallel Estate Winery, Culmina Family Estate Winery, Haywire…