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Red Burgundy & Pinot Noir Preview Guide – VIWF 2020

The 2020 Vancouver International Wine Festival runs this year from February 22 to March 1.  If red Burgundy and pinot noir hold a special interest for you, this year’s festival offers a unique opportunity to compare and contrast pinot noirs from several New World pinot noir regions as well as from the Mother Of Them All […]

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B.C. Pinot Noir 2011s x 6 + 1 From Oregon #29

Wines from Naramata, Summerland, Kaleden, Oregon & Kelowna 2011 was a very cool vintage in the Okanagan with a wet Spring delaying bud break and flowering but it was compensated for by a warm September and October. Overall, pinot noirs in B.C. from this year tended to be lower in alcohol, a little less concentrated […]

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2017s: Reviews & Notes – Chic Fille Tasting

Chic Fille Pinot Noirs at Caffe La Tana Always keen to discover and taste new B.C. pinot noirs I found the invite to a JoieFarm Chic Fille tasting at Caffe La Tana, (a small cafe gem & 2 nights a week wine bar on Commercial Drive) to be pure catnip. JoieFarm Makes Small Batch Chic […]

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