Tag Archives: Canada

Painted Rock Estate Winery

Painted Rock Estate Winery 400 Smythe Drive Penticton BC, Canada, V2A 8W6 The Wines 2011 Chardonnay $26.70 This Chardonnay is a great food wine. The oak does not overwhelm on this wine because of its nice restrained use. I wish … Continue reading

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Media Comments and Stories on Bil C311

Here A few articles this week on wine shipping in Canada and Bill C311. The saga continues. Kelowna News Mainstream Media http://www.kelownacapnews.com/news/155720195.html BC wine Lover Blog Post http://bcwinelover.com/2012/05/bill-c-311-stalled-by-political-filibuster/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bcwinelover+%28BC+Wine+Lover%29 Global TV Mainstream Media http://www.globaltvedmonton.com/canada/bottle+battle+not+brewing+says+ndp+after+tory+claims+that+wine+law+corked/6442650938/story.html CBC News Sudbury Mainstream Media http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/sudbury/story/2012/05/30/pol-wine-between-provinces.html National … Continue reading

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Guess the BC Winery

We have spent the last few days in the Okanagan, doing barrel tasting and meeting wine makers. From the pictures below can you guess which vineyards or wineries we have visited ? We will be doing a series of blogs … Continue reading

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Vancouver International Tequila Expo

The Vancouver International Tequila Expo will be taking place Saturday May 12th, truly a do-not-miss event.  By attending, you will also be helping the BC Hospitality Foundation. There will be an impressive lineup of quality Tequilas  available for tasting, with a varied … Continue reading

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A Terrible Crime is Going to be Committed in Canada

There is going to be a terrible a crime committed in Canada May 13th. This criminal act  about to be committed was brought to my attention by  Jonathan Wilson. Jonathan has given me permission to repost his report on the  … Continue reading

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