Judging B.C. and international syrahs at the Osoyoos Celebrity Wine Festival
At the Judgement in Osoyoos tasting event this afternoon at the Osoyoos Celebrity Wine Festival, the judges declared that B.C. wine has a strong future with syrah.
Travelling to Luxembourg to judge Old World wines
When I was invited to judge at the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles in Luxembourg in May, I was pretty thrilled. Luxembourg probably isn’t on most Canadians’ travel bucket list — I hadn’t given the country a spare thought since I was in university — but opportunity brings new experiences and I was looking forward to visiting the country for the first time.
How we prepare for the Wine Access International Value Wine Awards
It takes a lot of work to move more than 3000 bottles of wine from the offices of Wine Access to MacEwan Hall at the University of Calgary. It takes even more work to get all those wines sorted, ordered and stickered for our panel to taste and judge.