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VIWF 2019 Pinot Noir Preview – 6 Countries: 51 Diverse and Remarkable Wines

The New World Flavours of Pinot Noir at Your Doorstep The 2019 Vancouver International Wine Festival runs this year from February 23 to March 3.   If as a wine drinker, pinot noir holds a special interest for you (and especially if you are as enthralled with it as I am) this year’s festival offers a […]

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B.C. Pinots 2012 x 6 + 1 from New Zealand #28

Pinot Noirs: Summerland, Naramata, Kelowna, Oliver & Lake Country Focused fruit, pomegranate, excellent balance – BG Cherry, watermelon, jasmine, dried strawberry – EU Warm earth, Mediterranean herbs, plum – AKG #1 Bench 1775 Pinot Noir – 2012 13.3% Overall Quality Rating: C- ~ 84 Price: $29.00 Eye LC: Garnet – Brown.    BG: Pale, Garnet rim.    AKG: […]

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Emandare Vineyard

This profile is taken from a book-in-progress that I am writing about pinot noir in British Columbia. As well as examining where B.C. fits into the world of pinot noir, technical details of vineyard management and winemaking, one of the book’s main components will be the story of the grape at every pinot noir producing winery […]

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