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Canadian winemakers celebrate misleading wine labeling change

Decades of concern over “Cellared in Canada” wine labeling have lead to marketing changes for all wine that’s not made from 100 per cent Canadian grown grapes. 408 more words


The Similkameen Valley: A wine oasis just beyond the Okanagan Valley

There’s been a lot of talk about B.C. wines in the past few weeks, what with the Alberta government banning them for a little more than a week. 901 more words


B.C. wine industry cautiously optimistic as Alberta lifts ban

The B.C. wine industry is raising a glass Thursday night as the Alberta border is reopened to its product.

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley announced earlier in the day that she would instruct the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) to begin restocking B.C. 288 more words


John Horgan video pumps budget, slaps Alberta for 'unfair trade practices'

With the clock ticking down until the B.C. NDP tables its first full budget, Premier John Horgan has taken to Twitter to promote it.

Standing in front of a Vancouver beach, Horgan promises an “exciting budget,” particularly for those facing childcare and housing challenges. 414 more words


His wine list went B.C.-only amid Alberta's boycott, and he could make lots of cash

Fred Soofi was deeply discouraged when he saw a trade rift open between B.C. and Alberta, its neighbour to the east.

“Generally I always like peace, I don’t like war,” he told Global News. 401 more words


B.C. government ad promoting wine didn't break any trade rules: expert

The B.C. government recently paid for a full page ad in a Vancouver newspaper asking British Columbians to support their province’s wine industry amid the ongoing dispute with Alberta. 165 more words


Co-op Wines: The Social Collection, Bin 107

By Dan Steeves

As a follow up to Peter’s review of the first Co-op Social Collection bottle, the Bin 101 Cabernet Sauvignon, we now move onto the second bottle of our trio, Bin 107 Pinot Blanc, which hits a little closer to home.  526 more words

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