What is a GPS wine tour? How does tracking my whereabouts ensure I find the best wines to buy while traveling British Columbia? Where are the best wineries around me?

BC’s winter-worthy rose wines

You know the magic in the air.  It’s the darkest time of the year, and we’re eating big meals – what better wine pairing than a style of rose which is developing in the Okanagan and Similkameen valleys reminiscent of Tavel.

Blind Tasting Pinot

I’m prepping for my blind exam in a few weeks – 12 wines from different world regions.  Today, 3 Pinot Noir – from 3 world benchmark regions: France (Burgundy), New Zealand (Marlborough) and USA (California – though Oregon would have been better).  
ESTATE-GROWN ORGANIC Similkameen-Merlot $21.60 (Farm Gate price) “Plum jam, lemon juice, grapefruit pith, dry in style, mouthwatering on the finish. Juicy, tasty, spicy” – Kate Elizabeth
Visiting Vancouver restaurants it’s hard not to notice a bright movement in winepairing…Orange wine is fashionable right now – but is it anything NEW? History tells us no.