Tag: syrah

A Pinot Noir and a Rosé from Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses

Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses Grenache-Syrah-Cinsault Rosé 2020 and Pinot Noir 2019

Here are two more Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses wines for you to try. The Pinot Noir 2019 and the Grenache-Syrah-Cinsault 2020 Rosé. The Rosé has been around for a while and has been a favourite of many people.  Again…

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…

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…

A Quality Wine Tasting at Burrowing Owl Estate Winery

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery and Sonora Room Restaurant

It has been many years since I visited Burrowing Owl Estate Winery in person.  I’ve been tasting their wines from home and from Trade Tastings in Vancouver (pre-COVID), and always appreciate the quality of their wines.  When I decided to…

BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards Recognizes the Best in BC Wines

2021 British Columbia Lieutenant Governor's Wine Awards

Yesterday was the announcement of winners for the 2021 BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards.  I was very pleased to read that Spearhead Winery won 3 Platinum Medals for 3 different Pinot Noir wines.   Here is the press release about the…

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…