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New District: Making the Case for Interesting Wine

April 25th, 2017|2 Comments

When I first walked into New District, on Vancouver's west side (5650 Dunbar St. at W 41st. Ave.), it took me right back to London. At the time, I was working for my uncle in [...]

  • Amovino's Maris varas (left) and Jessica Luongo

Amovino: It’s How to Say ‘I Love Wine’

April 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Amovino is the name of a new agency making its mark on the BC wine scene. It’s the brainchild of Jessica Luongo and Marisa Varas. They're a couple of smart, young women who decided to [...]

Garagiste North: The Small Guys Wine Festival

April 13th, 2017|0 Comments

At Garagiste North: "The Small Guys" Wine Festival, you'll find only wineries making under 2,000 cases a year.

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New District: Making the Case for Interesting Wine

April 25th, 2017|2 Comments

When I first walked into New District, on Vancouver's west side (5650 Dunbar St. at W 41st. Ave.), it took me right back to London. At the time, I was working for my uncle in [...]

  • Amovino's Maris varas (left) and Jessica Luongo

Amovino: It’s How to Say ‘I Love Wine’

April 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Amovino is the name of a new agency making its mark on the BC wine scene. It’s the brainchild of Jessica Luongo and Marisa Varas. They're a couple of smart, young women who decided to [...]

Garagiste North: The Small Guys Wine Festival

April 13th, 2017|0 Comments

At Garagiste North: "The Small Guys" Wine Festival, you'll find only wineries making under 2,000 cases a year.

  • Malbec Malbec plantings in Uco Valley, Argentina, against the stunning backdrop of the Andes draped in fresh snow, Tim Pawsey photo

6 Good Value Wines to Celebrate Malbec World Day

April 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Malbec is emblematic of Argentina. Every wine region has its own, ‘signature’ wine or style, blend or variety. The Germans remain Riesling champions of the world. Italy’s Veneto lays claim to the uniqueness of apassimento [...]

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Bodega Garzon: 5 Reasons Why You’ll Drink Uruguay

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Bodega Garzon: an introduction to Uruguay's impressive new winery and resort, with reviews and tasting notes

  • D'Oro Gelato award winning dessert at VIWF Vintners Brunch

D’Oro Gelato Scoops #VIWF Vintners Brunch

March 4th, 2017|0 Comments

D'Oro Gelato: A moment in the sun Vintners Brunch is a bit like that favourite item on a restaurant menu. It might feel a little bit dated. Maybe it needs a freshen up now and [...]