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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 7

October 17, 2012 – Bonitas Winery Fittingly described as a “Touch of the Mediterranean, Okanagan style,” Bonitas Winery is Summerland’s only winery right on Okanagan Lake. It is a bit of a hike up to the tasting room and restaurant … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 6

October 11, 2012 – The Vinegar Works My feature this week is not a winery. I warned that I might cheat a bit from time to time. While not a winery, the Vinegar Works is a proud member of the Bottleneck … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 4

September 26, 2012 – Orofino Vineyards John and Virginia Weber of Orofino Vineyards are some of the warmest, fun-loving people you will ever meet. However, you won’t find this couple lollygagging on the couch because the whole family puts heart … Continue reading

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WBC13 Countdown – BC Winery Each Week – Posting 3

September 12, 2012 – Nk’Mip Cellars Pronounced in-ka-meep, Nk’Mip Cellars is heralded as North America’s first Aboriginal owned and operated winery. Its stunning architecture is rivalled only by the natural beauty of where it is located. An important component of … Continue reading

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Is Golf Just for The Rich?

Peering out the window on a snowy February day when I really should be out skiing or snowshoeing, I’m daydreaming about golf. It seems a good time to ponder why fewer people are taking up golf and why golf courses … Continue reading

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Reez’s – Montreal Flashback in Summerland

Montreal has a rhythm to which you can easily fall in step. I was fortunate to attend conferences there while I was working at the University of Calgary and I fell immediately in love with it. While the conference experience … Continue reading

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“Chicks Who Wine” Get Together and Get Behind the Scenes at Mission Hills Estate Winery

Getting together with people who share one of your passions is bound to be fun. When the group is dubbed with a nickname in the planning phase, you just know it’s going to be an especially good day! So it … Continue reading

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