Tag: pinot grigio

Being Certified Organic And Their Wines From Around the World

Fresco di Masi, Cono Sur, Haywire, and Faustino wine lineup

What do you know about certified organic wines?  Do you only have to not spray the grapes with synthetic pesticides and herbicides or is there more to it?  How do you know if a wine is made with organically grown…

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

The Heart of Wine Country Spring Release Wine Tasting

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…

Bonamici Cellars Offers Two Fabulous Food-Friendly Wines

Bonamici Cellars Pinot Grigio and Cabernet Franc 2020

If you want two wines that would go very well at a dinner party with friends, then these two wines from BC’s Bonamici Cellars fit the bill.  I really enjoyed my first sips of the Bonamici Cellars Pinot Grigio 2020…

Heart of Wine Country Winter x6 Bottle Pack for the Holidays

Black Market, Crescent Hill, Blasted Church, Bonamici Cellars, Wild Goose, and Echo Bay wines

If you were wondering about getting a selection of wines for the holidays, here is an option for you from Martin Street Liquor Merchants who will ship the box of wines to you. ~~~ Martin Street Liquor Merchants is delighted to…

Say G’Day to A Pinot Grigio and Shiraz from Australia’s Oxford Landing

Oxford Landing Pinot Grigio 2020 and Syrah 2018

Oxford Landing is a winery located along the Murray River in South Australia’s Riverland. It has a long history, started in 1958 by Wyndham Hill-Smith (a past winemaker at Yalumba) where he was the first to plant Cabernet Sauvignon in…

Enjoy Lulu Spritz and BEACH BUM Vodka Cooler and Help the BCHF

Lulu Spritz and BEACH BUM Lemon Coconut Vodka Coolers

The sun is out and it is a time to celebrate the spring and upcoming summer.  At my patio, I opened cans of Lulu Spritz wine and BEACH BUM Lemon Coconut vodka coolers. Besides enjoying these coolers, you will be…

Celebrating 60 Years of Santa Margherita’s Pinot Grigio

Santa Margherita logo

We all probably have had a bottle of Santa Margherita’s Pinot Grigio with a meal, at home, or with friends.  But what do we know about this wine and winery?  Did you know that Santa Margherita developed this wine style…

Flavours of Italy at BC Government Liquor Stores

Flavours of Italy logo

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada-West, together with BC Liquor Stores, is organizing during the month of October another edition of “Flavours of Italy – Celebrating Italian Classics”, an in-store promotion in selected BC Liquors Stores. This edition of “Flavours of…

Enjoy LULU Spritz this Summer and Help the BC Hospitality Foundation

LULU Spritz on ice on the patio

I picked up a four-pack of LULU Spritz Cans this week and since it is a hot day today I’m enjoying it on my patio before I get into the business of preparing dinner. LULU Spritz is a premium blend…