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WATCH: Federal money funds BC grape and wine research

LAKE COUNTRY, B.C. – The Canadian government is investing $2 million to support British Columbia’s wine and grape sector.

The funding for the B.C. Wine Grape Council was announced by Kelowna-Lake Country MP Ron Cannan in his home riding Tuesday, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz. 227 more words


Red Barn - Barn Owl Red

Origin: Okanagan Valley, BC

Year: 2011
Alcoholic %: 13.0
Cork it or Cap it: Cap it
Price: $15-20 Prices may vary at your local specialty wine shops. 31 more words

$20 And Under

A story of a wine store disappointment

In the province of British Columbia, there are government operated liquor stores and private ones. I went to a private wine store last week to pick up a bottle of VQA wine for a private tasting session. 674 more words


The Flame (Late Harvest Gewurztraminer) - Silver Sage Winery (Oliver, BC, Canada)

  • My Rating: D

The Flame 2008 – Silver Sage Winery, 14% ABV – 375ml, (Oliver, BC, Canada)

on the back label:

“A very unique combination of sweet and spice to create an aperitif wine. 226 more words


Moscato D'osoyoos - La Stella Winery (Osoyoos, BC, Canada)

  • My Rating: C+

Moscato D’osoyoos 2009 – La Stella Winery, 9.5% ABV – 375ml, (Osoyoos, BC, Canada)

on the LaStella.ca website:

“Inspired by the renowned Moscato d’Asti of the Piedmont region in Italy the Moscato d’Osoyoos expresses an intense and complex array of aromatics displaying this grape’s true varietal expression. 177 more words


See Ya Later Ranch - Ping (2011)

Origin: Okanagan Falls, BC

Year: 2011
Alcoholic %: 13.0
Cork it or Cap it: Cap it!
Price: $20-$30

Appearance: Dark cherries.
Nose: A nice subtle spice aroma comes through. 38 more words

Cabernet Sauvignon

Sandhill - Syrah (2011)

Origin: Kelowna, BC

Year: 2011
Alcoholic %: 13.0
Cork it or Cap it: Cork it!
Price: $20-30

Appearance: Deep purple.
Nose: I could immediately smell the vanilla, cherries and blackberries… 26 more words

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