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Township 7 Rose and Pinot Gris 2023 paired with seafood in coconut cream on wild rice

Pairing Wine With Seafood? Take This Delicious Quiz.

 mywinepal  July 6, 2024  0 Comments on Pairing Wine With Seafood? Take This Delicious Quiz.

Pairing wine with seafood is an art that enhances the dining experience by harmonizing flavours and textures. When done well, the right wine can accentuate the delicate sweetness of seafood or balance its richness, creating a symphony of tastes on the palate. The acidity of the wine can refresh the palate between bites, while its fruitiness can complement the natural…

TIME Family of Wines Chronos Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon 2020

TIME Family of Wines Chronos Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon 2020 with Scallops Pairing

 mywinepal  November 22, 2021

Two new wine releases from TIME Family of Wines to try. Their Chronos Sauvignon Blanc 2020 and Chronos Semillon 2020. Both grapes are found in Bordeaux and in fact are blended together to make a white Bordeaux wine! Today’s wines though are unblended so that we get to experience each variety on their own. The Semillon does have a touch…

Mediterranean Baked Halibut and Mayhem Wines

Pairing BC Halibut with Mayhem Sauvignon Blanc and Rosé Wines

 mywinepal  June 1, 2021

Besides spot prawn season, I think many BC’ers also look forward to halibut season.  It makes great fish and chips, but you can also cook it in other ways.  I received two 6 oz halibut portions from Organic Ocean to cook and pair with BC wine.  I decided to make Mediterranean Baked Halibut with Vegetables.  An easy to make dish…

Paco & Lola Albariño 2019, Rectoral do Umia Abellio Albariño 2019, and Attis Albariño Lias Finas 2018 wines

Have You Tried Albariño From Rias Baixas? And Seafood Pairing.

 mywinepal  May 30, 2021

Where is Rias Baixas and what kind of wines are made there?  This could easily be a question on a WSET exam.  But luckily for you, this is not a test, and I am going to give you the answer.  Rías Baixas is located in Spain’s northwest region of Galicia.  Coastal and green, this region is said to resemble Ireland…

Organic Ocean seafood and BC wine

Organic Ocean Seafood Steelhead Dinner Paired with BC Wines

 mywinepal  May 29, 2021

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 SeafoodSource. I ordered seafood from them before and like their quality, pricing, and that they fish sustainably.  I spoke with…

Naramata Bench Wineries Association banner

10 BC Sparkling and White Wines for You to Enjoy This Summer

 mywinepal  April 15, 2018

The Naramata Bench is located on the east side of Lake Okanagan as you drive north from Penticton.  It is a very scenic 14 km drive overlooking the water and vineyards, home to a group of twenty-four award-winning wineries forming the Naramata Bench Wineries Association. The Association was participating in the Wine for Waves this past week to support the…