A new milestone for Fort Berens winery Inniskillin winemaker Sandor Mayer celebrates 20th Okanagan harvest Discovering Ancient Hill Winery

A new milestone for Fort Berens winery

Rolf de Bruin (l), Heleen Pannekoek & fellow owners of Fort Berens Winery Fort Berens Estate Winery is the first winery in Lillooet, BC. It is ...

Inniskillin winemaker Sandor Mayer celebrates 20th Okanagan ...

Winemaker Sandor Mayer Of all the people you meet in BC wine country, few have the true salt of the earth quality of winemaker Sandor ...

Discovering Ancient Hill Winery

A business trip took me recently to the city of Kelowna, BC, and with a couple hours to spare before my evening flight I wondered ...

BC Wine Lover Blog

A new milestone for Fort Berens winery

A new milestone for Fort Berens winery

October 30, 2013, Comments Off

Rolf de Bruin (l), Heleen Pannekoek & fellow owners of Fort Berens Winery Fort Berens Estate Winery is the first winery in Lillooet, BC. It is located on a sage-brush covered ... Read More»

Inniskillin winemaker Sandor Mayer celebrates 20th Okanagan harvest

Inniskillin winemaker Sandor Mayer celebrates 20th Okanagan harvest

October 29, 2013, Comments Off

Winemaker Sandor Mayer Of all the people you meet in BC wine country, few have the true salt of the earth quality of winemaker Sandor Mayer. When we first began ... Read More»

Discovering Ancient Hill Winery

Discovering Ancient Hill Winery

October 28, 2013, 1 Comment

A business trip took me recently to the city of Kelowna, BC, and with a couple hours to spare before my evening flight I wondered how to pass the time ... Read More»

OK Crush Pad turns 2! More Okanagan wines to be raised in concrete

OK Crush Pad turns 2! More Okanagan wines to be raised in concrete

October 22, 2013, Comments Off

Concrete tanks at OK Crush Pad. Photo by Lionel Trudel. One of our favourite stops now on our Okanagan wine travels is to see the progress at Okanagan Crush Pad ... Read More»

Congrats to Marquis Wine Cellars – expanding by 3000 square feet!

Congrats to Marquis Wine Cellars – expanding by 3000 square feet!

October 16, 2013, Comments Off

John Clerides – photo by Marc Smith Vancouver wine lovers have depended upon the fantastic selection and top notch service of Marquis Wine Cellars on Davie Street for 27 years. Today ... Read More»

Five ways to reform B.C.’s antiquated liquor laws

Five ways to reform B.C.’s antiquated liquor laws

October 9, 2013, Comments Off

The following op-ed was co-authored by Mark Hicken and John Skinner, directors of the Modernize Wine Association. It was originally published in Vancouver Sun. The B.C. government is conducting a ... Read More»

BC Zinfandel and Lamb Shanks

BC Zinfandel and Lamb Shanks

September 6, 2013, Comments Off

This may come as news to some Americans, but California is not the only place that produces Zinfandel. It’s true. Australia makes zin, as does Argentina and South Africa. And ... Read More»

Celebrating #BCVQA in Colour

Celebrating #BCVQA in Colour

September 6, 2013, Comments Off

The folks at the BC Wine Institute – and their marketing team at WineBC.com – outdo themselves each year, by bringing some of the best of the BC wine industry to ... Read More»