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Wines from Spain spill into Consumer’s glasses April 4 and 5

“Explore the Amazing Taste” in Signature BC Liquor Stores Next Month Two FREE consumer tasting events kick off a province-wide Signature Store promotion at BC Liquor Stores Cambie Kitchen this month: Dates: Friday, April 4 and Saturday, April 5, 2014 Time: Drop-in any time between 3 …

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Drinking the Town Red at the California Cruisin Event at the Vancouver International Wine Festival

Click here to see more photos of California Cruisin’ There was a time when I was afraid to venture out of my comfort zone, choosing only to indulge in Piesporter for my white wine of choice and Cabernet Savignon for red just because it sounded so French so it just had to be a good – …

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Tasting all the sweet vines of life at the Australian Wine Trade Tasting

Click here to see all the photos for this event   There’s a new wine sipper in town and her name is the Wine Sweetie and her mission to swirl and sip the sweet and refreshing wines at tastings. Although I do adore Malbecs, Grenaches and Shiraz, at a wine tasting the freshly openly …

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Preview of California Wines for the 2013 Vancouver International Wine Festival

[slideshow]   Next year’s Vancouver International Wine Festival’s focus will be on wines from California, which account for 90% of America’s wine production and is the fourth wine producing region in the world.  I was fortunate to be invited to a sneak preview at the Blue Water …