GOODS | Okanagan Crush Pad Launches First Exclusive Wine For VQA Stores, “Route 97″

GOODS | Okanagan Crush Pad Launches First Exclusive Wine For VQA Stores, “Route 97″

The GOODS from Okanagan Crush Pad Kelowna, BC | Okanagan Crush Pad winery is pleased to announce the release of two wines under a new Route 97 label which will be sold exclusively at BC VQA stores commencing Thursday, November…

LISTED | Award-Winning “Chambar” Somm Jason Yamasaki Decants A Taste Of His List

LISTED | Award-Winning “Chambar” Somm Jason Yamasaki Decants A Taste Of His List

by Treve Ring | There’s no denying this is a vintage year for Jason Yamasaki. Recently earning the title of Best Sommelier in BC and overseeing the smart critical and consumer friendly wine program at the newly-reopened Chambar, Yamasaki’s star ascent has been…

GOODS | Blasted Church & Fish Counter To Pair For Orange-Cranberry Glazed Sturgeon

GOODS | Blasted Church & Fish Counter To Pair For Orange-Cranberry Glazed Sturgeon

THE GOODS FROM BLASTED CHURCH VINEYARDS Okanagan Falls, BC | Blasted Church Vineyards and The Fish Counter have collaborated to produce a delectable seafood recipe and wine pairing for the up-coming holiday season: Orange-Cranberry Glazed Sturgeon. The Fish Counter is…

DRINKER | Spain’s “Bodegas Torres” Uses Drone & GoPros To Create Interactive Tour

DRINKER | Spain’s “Bodegas Torres” Uses Drone & GoPros To Create Interactive Tour

by Treve Ring | Spain’s Bodegas Torres has merged wine geekery with aeronautic nerdery to create an innovative and interactive 360 degree view of their Spanish estates via a drone and six GoPro cameras. In just over two minutes, viewers travel over a…

WELCOME | “Blasted Church Vineyards” Has Joined The Growing Scout Community

WELCOME | “Blasted Church Vineyards” Has Joined The Growing Scout Community

We’ve invited Okanagan Falls’ Blasted Church Vineyards to join the Wine & Spirits section of our GOODS program as a recommended maker of fine British Columbian wines. They are now proud members of Scout, and as such we will be sharing their…

Blasted Church Vineyards

Blasted Church Vineyards

DETAILS 378 Parsons Road | Okanagan Falls, B.C | V0H 1R5 1-8-SPELLBOUND (877.355.2686) | P: 250.497.1125 | F: 250.497.1126 | E: intrigued@blastedchurch.com Web: www.blastedchurch.com | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram Blasted Church Wines are available in southern BC through our…

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | “Laughing Stock” Seeks Wine Club & Tasting Room Manager

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | “Laughing Stock” Seeks Wine Club & Tasting Room Manager

GOODS from Laughing Stock Vineyards Naramata, BC | Laughing Stock Vineyards is looking for an energetic and qualified individual to do our “Investor Relations” position, which includes the joint responsibilities of Wine Club and Tasting Room Manager. This role is…

COOL THING WE WANT #449 | A Geneology Of Wine Diagram Print From Pop Chart Labs

COOL THING WE WANT #449 | A Geneology Of Wine Diagram Print From Pop Chart Labs

(via) We’re digging this new Geneology of Wine print from Pop Chart Lab. 1,000 of them are being made on 100 lb. archival stock paper pressed with vegetable-based ink. A genealogical investigation into the connections between every major variety of…

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #680 | 2012 Greywacke “Wild Ferment” Sauvignon Blanc

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #680 | 2012 Greywacke “Wild Ferment” Sauvignon Blanc

by Treve Ring | In my line of work I get to drink taste a boatload of wines, many good, most average, a lot of plonk, and a slight few, awesome… Greywacke Wild Ferment Sauvignon Blanc | 2012 | Marlborough, NZ | $40 | +198960…

GOODS | Chambar’s Jason Yamasaki Nails It, Nabs “Best Sommelier in BC” Distinction

GOODS | Chambar’s Jason Yamasaki Nails It, Nabs “Best Sommelier in BC” Distinction

The GOODS from Chambar Vancouver, BC | The Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers (CAPS) in partnership with Association de la Sommellerie Internationale (ASI) has named Chambar Restaurant Sommelier, Jason Yamasaki, “Best Sommelier in BC”. On November 3, 2014, 14 of…

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Chef De Cuisine Sought At Quails’ Gate Old Vines Restaurant

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Chef De Cuisine Sought At Quails’ Gate Old Vines Restaurant

The GOODS from Quail’s Gate Winery West Kelowna, BC | Located in the beautiful Okanagan Valley at Quails’ Gate Estate Winery, Old Vines Restaurant offers a premium venue to further establish and develop your career in the culinary arts. As…

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE | Deciphering The Expressive “Stag’s Hollow” Grenache 2013

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE | Deciphering The Expressive “Stag’s Hollow” Grenache 2013

by Treve Ring | Quietly tucked away in sleepy, picturesque Okanagan Falls, winemaker Dwight Sick and winery owners Larry Gerelus and Linda Pruegger have been planting experimental plots of European grapes not typically (or ever) seen before in BC. Ballsy a bit, brave…

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