A note to readers: Effective April 1st most liquor stores, including BC Liquor Stores, have changed their shelf pricing. The shelf price no longer includes the 10% PST and 5% GST applicable to each bottle of wine. 449 more words
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RICHMOND, Va – Michael Heny, of Horton Vineyards, put together a tasty scallop dish with sautéed spinach, onions, and a splash of white wine. This dish was just a preview of what you can find at the 2015 Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival. 55 more words
Here’s a BC bottle made in the image of a white Rhône Valley wine.
The Ava is fashioned from 61% Viognier, 21% Roussanne and 18% Marsanne grapes that have seen about half of it age in new French barrels for 9 months and about a third in new oak. 121 more words
A couple of weekends ago was Open That Bottle Night (OTBN) the annual event held on the fourth Saturday of February. As I mentioned right before the event, the idea of OTBN is to use it as an excuse to open a bottle that you have been saving for a special occasion, but it remains un-opened since no occasion ever seems “special” enough. 734 more words