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8th Generation Vineyard - European Flair with Delicious Okanagan Flavour

I was up in the Okanagan last week for my B.C. VQA wine panels.  Over the past few years, I have often wanted to pull my car into the… 405 more words


Visiting Napa Valley wineries...and definitely breathing lighter!

It took me by surprise to realize it’s been almost a month since I last posted. I seem to have taken this encouragement to heart! 563 more words


Some Wine with a Little Help from My Friends

Every few months I meet up with three friends for dinner, drinks and a jolly good catch up. There’s nothing quite like spending an evening with good friends, eating some great food and enjoying a nice glass of wine over a wee chinwag. 355 more words


Brunch at Echo & Rig

“A hot dog at the ballpark is better than steak at the Ritz.” – Humphrey Bogart

Those are the words that greets you on the window as you approach Echo & Rig Butcher and Steakhouse at Tivoli Village, and from the time that we started making plans to go to Las Vegas again, there was constant mention of the brunch there.  554 more words


Celebrating Birthdays and Fresh Perspectives

This week we sampled a Ridgeview Bloomsbury.  Paul and I tried this one with the help of my mother-in-law and her friend, following a slight change of plan… 615 more words


A Quick Stop?

I had some errands to take care of, as it has been a hectic couple of weeks and I thought I would stop by The Fine Wine Source in Livonia to take a look around. 342 more words


‘Cos we’re going to the Chapel(down)

This weekend was a very exciting tasting as the English wine we had was in celebration of my friend’s wedding and, rather appropriately, it was a sparkling wine made by Chapel Down. 430 more words