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Meet Juliane Eller: the new face of German wine

August 22nd, 2016|1 Comment

When she came back from her studies at Geisenheim (then 23), Juliane Eller suggested to her parents it was time to do things her way ...

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Wine

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BC Lieutenant Governor Wine Awards Spotlights Newcomers

June 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

The just concluded BC Lieutenant Governor's Awards for Excellence in BC Wines is surely one of the most unique competitions anywhere. I'm not aware of any other judging that starts out with over 500 wines from 132 wineries and manages to single out a mere dozen for recognition. (The similar, Ontario LG Awards, modeled on BC's, proves that imitation is [...]

Food

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Terrific First Tastes at Tacofino Tacobar

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Updated, July 29, 2016 TACOFINO OPENS IN YALETOWN Latest from the folks at Tacofino (see below) is a cute and compact Yaletown addition, at 1025 Mainland St., Vancouver. At a media preview the other night there was no shortage of great tastes, with many faves from the main Gastown menu [...]

Travel

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5+ Reasons to Hit the Kamloops Wine Trail

November 7th, 2015|1 Comment

Kamloops, BC: The Thompson Valley is BC's newest wine region British Columbia’s wineries continue to push the boundaries, opening up new areas previously not deemed capable [...]

  • Bolacco's superior java and a mustard spiced breakfast wrap. A great way to start the day...

6 Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks Resort—Besides Super Skiing

February 4th, 2015|1 Comment

Sun Peaks - great skiing plus plenty more ... Sun Peaks—Canada's second largest ski resort—yields a wealth of fun and activities in a pristine [...]

Lifestyle

  • Juliane Eller of JuWel wine

Meet Juliane Eller: the new face of German wine

August 22nd, 2016|1 Comment

When she came back from her studies at Geisenheim (then 23), Juliane Eller suggested to her parents it was time to do things her way ...

  • Tacofino Tacobar salsa

Terrific First Tastes at Tacofino Tacobar

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Updated, July 29, 2016 TACOFINO OPENS IN YALETOWN Latest from the folks at Tacofino (see below) is a cute and compact Yaletown addition, at 1025 Mainland [...]