Toasted Head Chardonnay Keeping Me Toasty During Snowpacalypse

I'm in Toronto right now and it is freezing! This Vancouver girl cannot handle -11C.  I just bought some Sorels, but it never occurred to me that I'd be mentally unprepared to leave the house.  You can have all the snow boots and goose down coats you want, but looking out the window and getting … Continue reading Toasted Head Chardonnay Keeping Me Toasty During Snowpacalypse

‘Tis the Season: L’Orangeraie Rosé 

Rosé isn't synonymous with the winter holidays, but it should be! If it's the season for spending too much and drinking too much, then this wine has you covered - at the $15 range, you won't be breaking the bank, and its pretty colour looks beautiful against festive backdrops. This dry rosé pairs well with … Continue reading ‘Tis the Season: L’Orangeraie Rosé 

Talking Bourbon Barrels and Organic Wine with Bob Blue of Bonterra and 1000 Stories Wines

We had the privilege of being invited to a Winemakers dinner with legendary California Organic Winemaker Bob Blue, at Chewies Oyster Bar in Coal Harbour last night.  Thanks to Gael Mackie of Escalade Wines for the invite!  It was a great night of tasting wines from Bob's Bonterra and 1000 Stories brands, while chatting with … Continue reading Talking Bourbon Barrels and Organic Wine with Bob Blue of Bonterra and 1000 Stories Wines