The Coyote Canyon 2015 Sangiovese emerged from a gauntlet of other gold-medal winners to win as best of show at the seventh annual Cascadia International Wine Competition. At 1,040 entries, the Cascadia is the largest international wine judging staged in the Pacific Northwest.
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits of Canada ("Southern Glazer's")-a division of Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, the world's pre-eminent distributor of beverage alcohol-today announced the launch of a new wine division focused on growing the Company's wine business across the Canadian market.
Tinhorn Creek Vineyards announced the return of its Canadian Concert Series for 2019. Tickets to all concerts are on sale now. With advance bookings, guests are welcome to enjoy a meal at the award-winning Miradoro Restaurant, situated on the Tinhorn Creek Vineyards estate and Tinhorn Creek wines will be available for purchase by the glass and by the bottle in the concert amphitheatre.
It is expected that with agreement reached with British Columbia, this will pave the way for the other Canadian provinces to remove their barriers. Last year Australia launched action against Canada's discriminatory measures in the World Trade Organisation, claiming they breached trade rules and impacted Australian winemakers
The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) has been named the Tourism Laureate and winner of the International Place Marketing Award at the Place Marketing Forum in Lille, France for its leadership work in Sustainable Responsible Tourism.
P.E.I.'s Progressive Conservative Party has pledged to allow convenience stores to sell beer and wine on the Island. Leader Dennis King couldn't give a timeline as to when the change would happen if his party formed government, but said they would get to work right away if elected.
The government began a publicity campaign this week warning Frenchmen and women of the dangers of too much drink. When it comes to wine and other alcohol, it said, "for your health, it's maximum two glasses a day, and not every day."
The BC Wine Institute (BCWI) welcomes the return of April BC Wine Month with a series of wine tastings, educational seminars, promotions and events province-wide to celebrate the quality and diversity of BC wine!