Category Archives: Travel

Grandma Fengstad’s Prism Lamps

Latent memories work in strange ways and sometimes I find myself nostalgic for no apparent reason. Other times I can sniff out the breadcrumbs that took me here. Today is one such occasion. I read a fascinating article by John … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 19

May 24, 2013 – Apples & Quails Bed & Breakfast When you’re exploring our amazing B.C. wineries, you need a great place to stay. While touring the Bottleneck Drive and other wineries of Summerland, here’s a quaint bed and breakfast … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 17

April 16, 2013 – Cannery Brewing Winemakers like Bradley James Cooper of such excellent wineries as Township 7 and Black Cloud tell me, “It takes a lot of good beer to make good wine.” As I’ve gotten to know the … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 15

April 2, 2013 – Eau Vivre Winery Eau Vivre Winery Co-Proprietor Dale Wright pours tastings at the Penticton BC VQA Wine Information Centre, February 23, 2013 Come hell or high “eau vivre” (water of life) as the saying and loose translation … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 14

March 5, 2013 – Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Winemaker, President and Chief Executive Officer Sandra Oldfield of Tinhorn Creek Vineyards is one of those people in the wine industry that I absolutely admire. Perhaps to the point that she may think … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 12

November 21, 2012 – The Magic of Naramata Bench A couple of years ago, I had the privilege to represent Savour Magazine in a media tour of the Naramata Bench wineries. While there has been some change at the wineries, … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 9

October 31, 2012 – Dirty Laundry Vineyard For Halloween I think Dirty Laundry Vineyard is a great choice to highlight. It does a great job of marketing itself so it really isn’t a matter of giving it a push. In … Continue reading

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