Tag: zinfandel

My Favourite California Red Wines at VanWineFest 2019

Assorted California red wines at VanWineFest 2019

While busily moving through the swell of people interested in tasting big Napa Cabs at the Vancouver International Wine Festival, I wedged myself into tables, and indeed tasted Napa Cabs, but also Pinot Noir, Merlot, Petite Sirah, etc. from various…

Preparing for More than Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay at VanWineFest 2019

Discover California wines

What do you know about California wines?¬† Most people probably think of it as a place for high-quality¬†Cabernet Sauvignon¬†and¬†Chardonnay¬†wines. ¬†But that is not all there is to California wines. ¬†There are many other wines available from California that are very…

The Aussies are Coming! …and they are bringing wine.

Wine Australia

Australia is an ancient land, with some of the oldest known rocks in the world.¬† To that Australia has a 200 year wine making history, with vinous roots that reach back more than 100 years.¬† Shiraz was one of the…