The 39th Vancouver International Wine Festival

Vancouver International Wine Festival returns for an eight-day celebration of wine and food February 11 to 19 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and other venues around Metro Vancouver. The 2017 festival features 180 wineries from 16 countries participating in 54 events. In celebration of our nation’s 150th birthday, the festival features Canada as the theme…

SF Adventures – The Meritage Resort & Spa

A weekend in San Francisco isn’t complete without a visit to the Napa Valley. Day 3 included a short drive around Oakland, followed by some shopping stops in Emeryville and Vallejo before reaching Napa. We were invited to stay at The Meritage Resort & Spa, one of the largest resorts in the Napa Valley. Situated on…

Chaberton 2013 Valley Pink Review

The Chaberton Estate Winery is one of the oldest estate wineries in BC and the largest in the Fraser Valley. Located in Langley, the winery offers daily tours at 2pm and 4pm. If you’re looking to impress an out-of-town guest with a decent bottle of wine, the 2013 Chaberton Valley Pink has deep aromas of ripe raspberries…

MaryinVancity’s Gift Giving Guide: for the wine lover

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the wine lover in your life, here are some of best gifts around! Double Duty Wine Glasses: Transforming what you thought about wine stemware, these Revolution Wine and Water glasses from LibaStyle.com are a great gift for the practical or fashion forward wine lover in your life. $84…

New contest! #DEVOURLIFE with Carnivor wine

There’s a new wine on top of the food chain. Just as Cabernet Sauvignon, is the “King of Reds,” the carnivore sits atop the food chain.  What better way to combine the two than with Carnivor, a sophisticated wine whose bold, intense flavor is matched by a refined smoothness. One of the newest brands to…