Tag: pinot gris

Two Wines from Blue Grouse Estate Winery for the Holidays

Blue Grouse Estate Winery Estate Pinot Gris 2020 and Estate Pinot Noir 2019

Here are two BC wines you may want to consider serving with meals or with appetizers before your main meal during the holidays. Blue Grouse Estate Winery Estate Pinot Noir 2019 and Pinot Gris 2020.  The grapes are harvested from…

Cornucopia 2021 Signature Tasting: Andrew Peller Great Estates Regional Tasting

Andrew Peller Great Estates Regional Tasting at Cornucopia

The Andrew Peller beverage company over the past few years brought in five BC wineries into their portfolio.  Andrew Peller also owns wineries in the Niagara region in southern Ontario.  For Cornucopia 2021, I and a COVID safely separated group…

Visiting District Wine Village in Oliver, BC – Part 2

First Nations sculpture in front of the District Wine Village

I enjoyed my time visiting District Wine Village.  In Part 1 of my article, I provided some background and tasting notes for three wineries.  In this article, the remaining two wineries I visited at the District Wine Village that I…

Visiting District Wine Village in Oliver, BC – Part 1

District Wine Village

Have you heard about District Wine Village, which opened this summer in Oliver, BC?  It is unique in that a group of wineries, have their production facilities in the same location at the Village.  Many of them are smaller, new…

Gruner Veltliner, Syrah and so Much More from Bordertown Vineyards and Estate Winery

Bordertown Vineyards and Estate Winery

Situated on the north end of Osoyoos is Bordertown Vineyards and Estate Winery.  Mohan Gill and his family opened Bordertown Winery in May 2015. But before then they were grape growers for over 20 years selling to select wineries. Their…