Tags » Okanagan Valley

Cedar Creek Riesling - #TeamRiesling

Full disclosure, Riesling is one of my favorite grapes: can be made bone dry to sweet, still to sparkling, interesting different styles from all over the globe. 475 more words

Wine

Parker: Pechet fulfils dream with opening of Play Estate Winery

Jason Pechet, whose family has been in the hotel and entertainment industry for many years, has long wanted to open his own winery.

This month, the CEO of the Stagewest Hospitality brand will achieve that goal when he and business partner Mohamed Awad open Play Estate Winery in Penticton, B.C. 598 more words

Local Business

Salty's Beach House

I’m getting married in exactly one month from today!!
We’ve been celebrating A LOT lately…wine, beer, prosecco, oysters, pastry…more wine.

Should I be worried about fitting into my dress? 271 more words

Pastaandpastry

Kick back on the patio with these unpretentious wines

As the calendar turns to May it feels like summer is definitely on the way. The days are longer, the evenings warmer and the trees are all green again. 840 more words

Food

Poppies in Bloom

One of my favourite Spring photography spots is this small poppy patch at the base of an old American Walnut tree, just a short drive from where I live. 34 more words

Photos

Revenge of the ruminants

When I first started doing fieldwork, I must admit that I spent a lot of time worrying about large mammals.  Even when I worked up at QUBS, in the relatively safety of eastern Ontario, I fretted about bears.  1,119 more words

Fieldwork

Kelowna – The perfect getaway

By Sera Madrigrano

You don’t need to travel too far to find a great spring getaway. Do you want to feel the rush of skiing the crystalline powder of the… 732 more words

Travel Destinations