A few weekends ago, we yachted over to Sea Star vineyards on Pender Island to wine and dine al fresco at this beautiful, rustic, coastal, island winery. (Okay, it wasn't TECHNICALLY a yacht...) We've tasted Sea Star wines before in various Vancouver restaurants (their rosé made our list of favourite rosé-by-the-glass at The Winebar/Provence), but … Continue reading Sea Star Winery on Pender Island: Award Winning Wines on the BC Coast = Heaven!
You are out for dinner with a group, it is time to order wine, and then you hear the dreaded, "You love wine! Pick a bottle for us!" All of a sudden, the wine list is in your hand, and everyone is staring at you. What a responsibility! This recently happened to one of our … Continue reading Domaine de Cristia Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2011
Our second Wine of the Month pick is another rose - The Girls Vivacious Rose! This one is timely (pun intended) because October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the Time Estate Winery (there's the pun) -produced The Girls wine donates 100% of profits to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Do not be fooled by … Continue reading The Girls Vivacious Rose