Tag: pinot gris

Organic Ocean Seafood Steelhead Dinner Paired with BC Wines

Organic Ocean seafood and BC wine

Have you heard about Organic Ocean?  They deliver freshly caught sustainable seafood that can be shipped across Canada from their location in North Vancouver.  Organic Ocean is featured in The Top 25: Sustainability & Conservation list, for 2020, published by…

Enjoy Spring on the Patio with Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Pinot Gris and Rosé 2020

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Pinot Gris and Rosé 2020

I have two new fresh Spring and Summer wines for you from Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery in West Kelowna. Their 2020 Rosé and Pinot Gris are made for sitting on the patio and enjoying food and friendship. In 2020, following…

Bordeaux, Burgundy, and the Okanagan – An Interview with Dylan Roche

Dylan Roche

What do Bordeaux, Burgundy, and the Okanagan have in common?  Dylan and Pénélope Roche of Roche Wines.  This married couple met while pursuing their winemaking careers and during their world travels worked in Bordeaux and Burgundy. They then moved to…

Two New Pinot Gris from Roche Wines – What’s the Difference?

Roche Wines Tradition Pinot Gris 2018 and Texture Pinot Gris 2020

I have two organically farmed Pinot Gris from Roche Wines, both coming from their Kozier Organic Vineyard located north of their winery on the Naramata Bench. Their 2018 Tradition Pinot Gris comes under cork with a heavier glass bottle, while…

Two Spring Release White Wines from Spearhead Winery to Enjoy

Spearhead Winery Golden Retreat Vineyard Pinot Gris and Riesling 2020

We are well into Spring, spot prawn season is almost here, halibut season is here, and fresh white BC wines are being released for us to enjoy with them. A case in point is Spearhead Winery‘s Pinot Gris and Riesling…

The Quandry and Consequence of Tasting Wines from Ramification Cellars

Ramification Cellars Consequence Rose 2018 and Quandry Pinot Gris 2018

Today I’m pleased to enjoy the Quandry and Consequence of tasting wines from Ramification Cellars.  Ramification Cellars is a new winery located right along Vaseux Lake, between Oliver and Okanagan Falls. They note that their wines show the magic of Vaseux…

Provence’s April Wine Menu Highlights Pender Island’s Sea Star Vineyards

Seared Halibut with Sea Star Vineyards Stella Maris 2020 (PC Emrys Horton EPH6605)

April showers bring spring flowers, but it also brings a new menu at Provence Marinaside with a new set of wines for pairing; this time from Sea Star Vineyards.  Here is the press release from Provence Marinaside. ~~~ (Vancouver, BC)…

Curb Your Grilling Craving with some Winter BBQ ideas with Armstrong Cheese

Jerk chicken burger or bahn mi cheese burger

It’s getting bone-chilling cold across Canada.  Even in balmy Vancouver, the temperatures may go down to -10 degrees C.  You think about the summer and bbq, but that seems so far away.  Armstrong Cheese sent me an email with a…