Tag: sparkling wine

Lisa from Foundry Vineyards

My Video Interview With Lisa from Foundry Vineyards at Taste Washington 2024

 mywinepal  March 27, 2024  0 Comments on My Video Interview With Lisa from Foundry Vineyards at Taste Washington 2024

Sparkling wine has been popular the past few years, in part due to people enjoying Prosecco.  But there is a more ancient sparkling wine making method known as Pétillant Naturel (pét-nat).  I spoke with Lisa from Foundry Vineyards in Walla Walla, WA, about their pétproject, which as you may guess is a type of sparkling wine.  I enjoyed a sip…

Sparkling Jansz Tasmania Premium Rosé, NV

Try Tasmanian Sparkling Wine: Jansz Tasmania Premium Rosé, NVPR SAMPLE 

 mywinepal  February 23, 2024

Sparkling wine is made in both the northern and southern hemispheres, but the ones made in the southern hemisphere may be a bit more special. The grapes for sparkling wines are harvested around Valentine’s Day, so maybe there is more love in those wines? I have a bottle of sparkling Jansz Tasmania Premium Rosé to taste for you made with…

Blasted Church Vineyards OMFG MMXV

OMFG, It’s a Sparkling BC Wine by Blasted Church Vineyards!

 mywinepal  June 13, 2022

OMFG, Blasted Church Vineyards has made an excellent sparkling wine. It really is called OMFG and it is vintage MMXV (which is 2015) from a mix of 59% Pinot Noir and 41% Chardonnay grapes from the Skaha Bench made in the Traditional Method. The wine was disgorged on January 26, 2022.   According to the winery, to make this sparkling wine,…

Wine glasses filled with a range of red and white wines

Canadian Wine Trends 2021: Red, White, Rosé, Sparkling, and Ice Wine

 mywinepal  January 19, 2022

This is the second of my Canadian Wine Trends 2021 articles.  Today I will cover our interest in red, white, sparkling and ice wine using Google Trends information.  As I mentioned in my first article, Wikipedia describes Google Trends as “…a website by Google that analyzes the popularity of top search queries in Google Search across various regions and languages….

Check out the New Menu from the Establishment Lounge in Kitsilano

 mywinepal  July 19, 2012

Last night was a Media preview of the new food menu at the Establishment Lounge in Kitsilano, 3162 W. Broadway (at Trutch).  The Establishment Lounge food is created by Executive Chef Victor Bongo.  Chef Bongo is the author of a cookbook titled: “The Excellence of Chef Victor Bongo“, which was published in March of 2009 by Xlibris Corporation.  The international…