Tag: Uruguay

August Wine and Spirits Events at BC Liquor Stores

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Here is the latest announcement from BC Liquor Stores about what special events that you can participate in various Liquor Stores in August.聽 You will find wines from Uruguay and New Zealand, whisky from Scotland, gin and ciders from BC…

LATIN PASSION FOR TERROIR at La Terrazza for VanWineFest 2018

Latin Passion for Terroir menu

This special dinner at La Terrazza for Vancouver International Wine Festival we were able to experience the synergy of wines from Spain, Italy and Uruguay,聽evoking passion along with the culinary treasures created by Chef Gennaro Iorio. We sampled wines from…

The i4C+ Celebration You Should Not Miss: Wineries and Wines

I4C-2016 School of Cool

At the i4C+ Celebration on July 21-23, 2017 there will be 59 cool climate chardonnay producers; 25 wineries from Ontario and 34 from around the world. 聽There will be 2 wineries from BC too. 聽And as I mentioned in my…

VanWineFest 2017 – 15 Wine Picks from Around the World

Beside the theme country every year in the Festival Tasting room of the Vancouver International Wine Festival, there are all the other wineries from countries around the world offering their wines for you to try. 聽Below are 15聽wines that I…

Bodega Garz贸n – More Than Tannat From Uruguay

Bodega Garz贸n banner

When someone mentions wine from Uruguay, there is usually one of two responses: I don’t like Tannat, it’s too tannic, Uruguay makes wine? Bodega Garz贸n 聽from Uruguay hopes to wipe out both of these responses聽by bringing their wines to you…

9 Wines You Should Try at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2017

Needle in a haystack courtesy t_buchtele

Do you know how many wines will be presented at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2017 Tasting Room? 聽Around 800. 聽Picking wines you really would like to try in your 3聽hours of wine tasting would be like finding a needle…

Which Wine Stars Can You Meet at Vancouver International Wine Fest 2017?

Vancouver International Wine Festival

One of the great things about the Vancouver International Wine Festival is that in the big Festival Tasting Room at the Conference Centre is that you can meet a winery principal and talk to him or her about their wines.…