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Anthony Gismondi
 
October 10, 2019 | Anthony Gismondi

Is diversity the long game in British Columbian wine?

Salut: Is diversity the long game in British Columbian wine?
By: Anthony Gismondi

 

Demanding diversity in our wines and obtaining it are often two very different stories, especially in the New World. As the years unfold, British Columbia wineries are finally moving in the direction although it's not necessarily just about different grapes going into the ground. 

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Time Posted: Oct 10, 2019 at 12:41 PM
Tightrope Winery
 
September 18, 2019 | Tightrope Winery

Wines of Canada - Discover the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia - Grape Experiences

Wines of Canada - Discover the Okanagan Valley in British Columibia - Grape Experiences
By: Cindy Rynning

The only time I’ve visited the Okanagan Valley wine region in British Columbia was during a conference in 2013. I had the opportunity to visit wineries that were (and still are) producing beautiful selections in breathtaking settings. I’ve longed to return.

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Paula Toren
 
September 11, 2019 | Paula Toren

Naramata Bench - A Weekend in Wine Country

Naramata Bench - A Weekend in Wine Country
By: Paulina Toren, Cupcakes and Life

I am sure you guys all saw on my IG stories a couple of weeks ago I spent the weekend wine touring in Naramata. Naramata is a quick one hour drive from Kelowna and around a 4 hour drive from Vancouver, which makes it a perfect weekend getaway.

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Laura Milnes
 
August 16, 2019 | Laura Milnes

Why Organic Farming Isn't Enough: A Conversation with Graham O'Rourke

Why Organic Farming Isn't Enough: A Conversation with Graham O'Rourke
By: Laura Milnes, Silk & Coupe

Graham O'Rourke - proprietor and winemaker of Tightrope Winery on the stunning Naramata Bench - believes there is a need to move beyond farming organically.

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Time Posted: Aug 16, 2019 at 2:09 PM
Drew Snider
 
August 6, 2019 | Drew Snider

NEWS RELEASE - The Taste of Gold

NEWS RELEASE - THE TASTE OF GOLD: Tightrope claims more national wine honours
By: Drew Snider

Naramata, BC (August 7, 2019) - Tightrope Winery has picked up where it left off in 2018, winning a total of twelve medals at the annual WineAlign National Wine Awards. Blind judgin was held in June in Prince Edward County, Ontario.

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Jennifer Schell
 
August 2, 2019 | Jennifer Schell

The Top Small Wineries in Canada are announced and the winner is...

The Top Small Wineries in Canada are announced and the winner is...
By: Jennifer Schell, InWine

Some of BC’s smallest wineries are celebrating big time after the results of The WineAlign National Wine Awards of Canada were released on August 1.

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Anthony Gismondi
 
July 30, 2019 | Anthony Gismondi

Sauvignon Blanc: On the rise in BC

Sauvignon Blanc: on the rise in B.C..
By: Anthony Gismondi

Over the last two to three years, the structure and flavours of B.C. Sauvignon have improved immensely.

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Time Posted: Jul 30, 2019 at 2:15 PM
Michael Godel
 
July 29, 2019 | Michael Godel

A Canadian preoccupation with White Blends

A Canadian preoccupation with White Blends
By: Michael Godel

The catchall collection funnelled into flights titled “White Blend” continue their ascent upwards into the essential echelon of categories at the National Wine Awards of Canada.

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Chelsea Powrie
 
July 26, 2019 | Chelsea Powrie

Cold, Rain affect wineries

Cold, rain affect wineries
By: Chelsea Powrie

It has been a strange year for Okanagan weather, and the wineries that call this region home have felt the fluctuation.

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Anthony Gismondi
 
June 7, 2019 | Anthony Gismondi

Good news in a challenging year for Okanagan growers

Good news in a challenging year for Okanagan growers
By: Anthony Gismondi

It’s been a good week for British Columbia wine with news from Jancis Robinson, one of the world’s most influential wine voices, suggesting, “Things are hotting up (in a good way) in the Okanagan.”

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