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A refresh for B.C.’s Tinhorn Creek, a wine portfolio now in the hands of Andrew Windsor, plus reviews for spring releases

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By Rick VanSickle

Perched majestically high on the Okanagan Valley’s Golden Mile Bench, life just never stands still at the Tinhorn Creek winery. Continue reading

CanadaWINE150: For Donald Triggs ‘the wonder of wine is the wonder of life itself’

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Intro: Donald Triggs is a giant of the Canadian wine industry, a deal maker and visionary who in 1989 set in motion the framework to create the nation’s largest wine company, Vincor, that still thrives today with wine properties across the country and world under new ownership and a new name — Constellation Brands (once U.S.-owned, but the Canadian properties are now back into the hands of Canadians). Continue reading

Exploring the spring wine releases from B.C.’s Tinhorn Creek, Evolve Cellars and 40 Knots

Evolve Cellars Winery and Vineyard credit Chris Stenberg

Tasting through a wide range of B.C. wines, as I am fortunate to do on a semi-regular basis, I am always excited by the sky’s-the-limit attitude of winemakers in the “can-do” province. Continue reading

Lunch with a legend: Donald Triggs living large on B.C.’s Golden Mile Bench (reviews for Culmina and Tinhorn Creek)

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When Canadian wine legend Donald Triggs sends an invite for lunch you simply say what time and rearrange whatever else you have going on that day and show up with bells on. Continue reading

Okanagan’s Golden Mile Bench Geographical Indication (GI) is a first In British Columbia

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After submitting a proposal in May 2014 to the B.C. Wine Authority, a group of wine producers has finally received approval from the Ministry of Agriculture on B.C.’s first sub-GI: Golden Mile Bench, according to a news release submitted to Wines In Niagara. Continue reading

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