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Keg vs. Bottle: Duking it out at Earls

October 31st, 2016|1 Comment

I went to an intriguing wine tasting last week. It was a side by side blind comparison of identical wines. Only the packaging was different. One glass contained wine poured from a standard 750 ml. bottle and the other from a 9 litre poly bag and keg system. Keg and Bottled wine samples, poured blind, side by side at Earls OK, so it [...]

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Les Dames Wine: More Than Meets the Eye

October 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

  Open a bottle of Les Dames Wine and you’ll be doing more than just twisting the cap on a decent drop.You’ll be helping a good cause. These well made wines are part of a fundraising project for women working in BC’s food and beverage industries. Proceeds go towards Les Dames’ d’Escoffier’s scholarship fund, which helps women move onwards and upwards in [...]

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Terrific First Tastes at Tacofino Tacobar

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

TACOFINO OPENS IN YALETOWN (Updated, July 29, 2016) 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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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  • Seven Terraces Keg and bottle 2

Keg vs. Bottle: Duking it out at Earls

October 31st, 2016|1 Comment

I went to an intriguing wine tasting last week. It was a side by side blind comparison of identical wines. Only the packaging was different. One [...]

  • ... definitely an eye catching design

Les Dames Wine: More Than Meets the Eye

October 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

  Open a bottle of Les Dames Wine and you’ll be doing more than just twisting the cap on a decent drop.You’ll be helping a good [...]