Tag: merlot

French Door Estate Winery héritage 2019, Mais Oui!

French Door Estate Winery héritage 2019 with wine in glass

Bordeaux blends are popular around the world.  Many wineries make Bordeaux blends in BC, but few have a winemaker from Bordeaux!  One such winery is French Door Estate Winery, a family-run winery founded in 2019 just south of Oliver, BC,…

Two Big Red Wines from the 2018 Vintage by Gold Hill Winery

Gold Hill Winery Syrah 2018 and Merlot 2018

2018 was a warm year in BC with a long Fall that caused our grapes to reach full phenolic ripeness.   I have two red wines from Gold Hill Winery‘s 2018 vintage showing black ripe fruit.  Buy them now to enjoy…

Many Top Quality Wines from Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery to Enjoy

Jeff Hundertmark, Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery winemaker with a bottle of his Riesling

I have been a fan of Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery‘s wines for many years.  I still have a bottle of their 2003 Summit Reserve Semillon I purchased at the winery that I hope to open this year with friends.  On…

A Little Charisma from Two Red Wines by Gold Hill Winery

Gold Hill Winery Charisma Cabernet Merlot 2021 and Charisma Malbec 2020

Here are two more Charisma wines from Gold Hill Winery.  The Charisma line of wines are meant to be charming approachable everyday drinking wines.  So something on the patio or at a casual lunch or dinner.  I tasted their Charisma…

Two Big Reds from BC’s Chaberton Estate Winery

Chaberton Estate Winery Merlot 2017 and Meritage 2017

Chaberton Estate Winery, one of our long-time established wineries, is located in the Fraser Valley. That does limit the grape varieties they can grow there, but they also have access to grapes in the Okanagan so that they can produce…