Did you know that SpierHead Winery from South East Kelowna won the “Best New Winery” at the 2012 BC Wine Awards, and that their Pinot Noir was ranked #1 by the judges at the 2012 Canadian Wine Awards? Well now you know. I’ve ...―
As any enthusiast will tell you, wine is undoubtedly one of the most enjoyable food or drink items available. It’s not simply that wine tastes so good, though many are think that the right wine is well beyond delicious. What makes wine so ...―
We are delighted to welcome Alexander Peake, from The Curious Wine Co. to the blog today. The Curious Wine Co. is a collaboration dedicated to creating and nurturing a new British wine culture without pretense or trickery. They plan to span all...―
Living on the west coast, we get spoiled with the mild weather, access to beaches, nearby mountains, sailing, enjoying the beach, and more. One of our more recent perks has been access to wineries, and on a recent trip to Washington state, I...―
The Destination: 15 tasting rooms in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, mostly all within walking distance of one another ∙ The Vibes: Adventurous, informative, educational, fun ∙ Good for: Trying wine from local wineries, at your ...―
New Zealand, a land with maritime and mountain plateau climates nearby, each producing wines from the same grapes with different styles, flavours, and aromas. Unique terroir. For such a small island, they produce a significant amount of wine....―
Vertical wine tasting, horizontal wine tasting and blind tasting are all classic wine tasting themes. Before you decide to host a wine tasting theme, it is essential to understand the differences of each theme. After all, you want to avoid any ...―
National Moscato Day White Moscato Sangria Recipe May 9th I am a relative newbie when it comes to the world of wine. It’s only been in the last couple of years that I have started sampling some of the many types of wines available. So I...―
Well, well, well. It's Monday again. Unfortunately. However, since it is the week of Apple Blossom, we do have Friday off! Lucky us Winchester is completely packed with festivities! Apple Blossom kicked off this weekend with it's annual Wine ...―
"It's HOW MUCH?" asked my reasonably affluent but slightly grumpy husband. 950 Dihams. That's about $300, for dinner. Each. Champagne is not cheap, despite it's ability to turn all ladies into cheap harlots when they have enough of it. I suppose...―
Bartier Scholefield‘s slogan is “Wine is Narrative“, which I agree it is, at least maybe for boutique wineries, sourcing grapes from a small region. In my previous article, BC Has a Wine Story, I talked about the story that wine...―
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How do I setup Live TV on OpenELEC? Below are some basic and straightforward instructions ...