Tag: Wine

  • Wine Guy: A month of celebratory wine days

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Food Who knew there was so much wine to celebrate in November? Published Nov 22, 2023  •  Last updated 19 minutes ago  •  3 minute read Photo by JackF /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links…

  • Wine Guy: Buddying up to B.C. bottles

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Opinion: It’s mid-November. Time to batten down the hatches, honestly both literally and metaphorically. Storms are brewing, and winter is coming. Published Nov 15, 2023  •  Last updated 1 hour ago  •  3 minute read Fortunately there are a variety of B.C.-raised bottles ready and ably willing to buddy up with —…

  • Wine Guy: Try these three East Vancouver fresh hopped suds

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Life Food Considering how hops thrive as a crop locally, sipping fresh-hopped beers offers a fun way to celebrate the regional harvest season. Published Nov 08, 2023  •  Last updated 2 hours ago  •  3 minute read From left: Brassneck Brewery Normcore American Pale Ale, Luppolo Brewing Company Greener Pastures West Coast…

  • Wine Guy: Invigorating and comforting reds — without the brooding

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine It’s not all about brooding Cabernet Sauvignon and heady Syrah just yet. Here are three robust yet still invigorating reds. Published Oct 31, 2023  •  Last updated 36 minutes ago  •  3 minute read Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission…

  • Wine Guy: Falling for white wines

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Opinion: The tree leaves may be turning various shades of red, but various shades of white are still appearing in the wineglass. Published Oct 25, 2023  •  Last updated 6 minutes ago  •  3 minute read Wine Guy: Falling for white wines. Photo by Roxiller /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased…

  • Wine Guy: Road 13 winery rundown

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Road 13 Vineyards has certainly been around the B.C. wine block. Published Oct 18, 2023  •  Last updated 12 minutes ago  •  3 minute read Road 13 Vineyards has certainly been around the B.C. wine block. Photo by Andrey Elkin /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected.…

  • Wine Guy: Move over, Pumpkin spice latte: Pumpkin ale is here

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Food The pumpkin spice phenomenon is wide-reaching Published Oct 11, 2023  •  Last updated 6 days ago  •  3 minute read Photo by Roxiller /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links on this page. Article content…

  • Wine Guy: Thank you, wine

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine If potables are a part of your Thanksgiving, here are a few ideas: Published Oct 05, 2023  •  Last updated Oct 05, 2023  •  3 minute read Photo by GEORGES GOBET /AFP via Getty Images files Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate…

  • Wine Guy: Transition from summer to fall with these three wine picks

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine Life Wine-speaking, this feels like a natural time to move toward pouring more robust reds, pinks and whites. Published Sep 27, 2023  •  Last updated Sep 27, 2023  •  3 minute read Photo by JEFF PACHOUD /AFP via Getty Images files Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected.…

  • Wine Guy: Wine-based nuptials

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Wine This week’s focus is a local bottled look at something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue. Published Sep 19, 2023  •  Last updated Sep 19, 2023  •  3 minute read Photo by Andrey Elkin /Getty Images files Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may…