Do you want to enjoy a fancy night out for a worthy cause? On Saturday, November 7, Mark James and Ross Birney, CA are presenting Wine on the Mountain 4, "Arouse Your Senses" at the top of Grouse Mountain. This fourth annual food and wine pairing event is being held in support of Adoptive Families […]
About Stacey Fruin
Stacey Fruin is an avid cyclist, a self-described alternative 80's Chick, as well as a mom and a proud BC wine industry booster. She captained Team Borden Ladner Gervais LLP in the 2009 Ride to Conquer Cancer from Vancouver to Seattle, repeating the ride in 2011. Stacey also rode in the 2009 & 2010 Bicycle Trek for Life from Vancouver to Chilliwack, BC and back. When not thinking about what dishes she might conjure up in her kitchen, she spends time with husband Mike and her daughter Sophie. Stacey is also the co-author of the definitive guide to the practice and procedures of basic BC company law.
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This Saturday, October 10, Village VQA Wines’ Dunbar location will feature four fabulous wines to serve with your Thanksgiving ham or turkey. Included will be See Ya Later Ranch‘s 2008 Pinot Gris, Arrowleaf Cellars‘ 2008 "Solstice" Gewurztraminer, the 2008 Rosé from Dunham & Froese Estate Winery, and the 2007 Pinot Noir from Cedar Creek Estate […]
Bikes getting a rest on the Agassiz Slow Food Tour Last week we hosted a dinner for my parents and some out-of-town guests. I really wanted to show off our abilities, as Vancouverites, to obtain food from local sources. A week ago Saturday we drove out to Agassiz to participate in the 3rd annual Slow […]
This Saturday, August 29, Village VQA Wines' Dunbar location will feature tastings of Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery's Sauvignon Blanc, Mistura Blanca, Merlot, Mistura-Tinto and Obra-Prima blends; the Kitsilano location will feature tastings from two new wineries, Kalala Organic Estate Winery and Intrigue Wines; and the Edgemont location will feature staff picks of Twisted Tree Vineyard […]
This Saturday, August 15, Village VQA Wines' Dunbar location will feature tastings of Township 7's Oaked Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Rose and Merlot; the Kitsilano location will feature tastings of all things "pink" in honour of The Weekend to End Breast Cancer; and the Edgemont location will feature the latest releases from Church & State Wines. The […]
Wondering what to do on Labour Day weekend? Why not check out the fourth annual Winestock 2009 on September 5? Located in the vineyard at Morning Bay Vineyard & Estate Winery on beautiful Pender Island, this music festival is fun for all ages! This year's talented musical lineup, which includes Vancouver's The Furies, Coco Love […]
Every Saturday, Village Wines offers tastings from British Columbia VQA wineries. With three locations to choose from, there is always an opportunity to taste something you might not have tried before. For August 8, 2009, the Dunbar location will feature tastings from Garry Oaks Winery and Kalala Organic Estate Wines, the Kitsilano location will feature […]
Spiral Cellars has fabulous designs for wine cellars! The company is based in the UK and has been operating since the early 1980's. The spiral design for this storage system makes for a truly unique place to keep up to 1900 bottles of wine.
BCWineLover.com is about to hit the road for the Okanagan BCWineLover.com will be undergoing some changes over the next few weeks, and as part of this, we have updated our links to BC wineries to include some of the more recently opened wineries over the past year or two. Thanks to wine aficionado and fellow […]