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A Stellar Wine Touring Year For BC Wineries!

Wine tourism in BC is on the rise, reporting a record high in visitors and sales this year, and gaining accolades as a world-class wine destination from publications and wine critics around the world. more »

Dec 2, 2015 12:00 AM Wine Opinions

The Earliest Harvest for BC Wineries on Record

The outstanding summer weather has led to a record breaking start to the grape harvest in British Columbia. more »

Oct 8, 2015 12:00 AM Wine Opinions

BC Pinot Noir Celebration

The BC Wine Institute in collaboration with the BC Pinot Noir Celebration and Visa Infinite welcome internationally renowned wine judge and writer Steven Spurrier for his inaugural visit to the Okanagan this summer! more »

Jul 7, 2015 1:14 PM Wine Opinions

Consumers Embrace VQA on Grocery Shelves

It’s been over a month since the Wines of British Columbia Save-On-Foods South Point BC VQA Wine Store in South Surrey opened, and sales show that some of BC’s hard to source BC VQA Wines are among those that have benefitted most. more »

Jun 2, 2015 2:55 PM Wine Opinions

4 Reasons Why Grape Sub-appellations are a Good Thing

Minister of Agriculture, Norm Letnick, announced at the end of March that he signed into existence the first sub-appellation in British Columbia. more »

Jun 2, 2015 2:40 PM Wine Opinions

BC's Beer & Wine on Grocery Store Shelves

It’s been a year since Premier Christy Clark vowed to see B.C. beer and wine stocked on grocery store shelves. more »

Apr 7, 2015 3:06 PM Wine Opinions

2014 A Win-Win Situation for Wines of BC

Consistency and quality are two words that have echoed throughout the 2014 vintage - and the year’s not over yet. more »

Dec 4, 2014 1:21 PM Wine Opinions

2014 a Record Year for Tourism at BC Wineries

The summer’s preliminary numbers are in and it's looking like a record year for tourism in BC wine country. more »

Oct 1, 2014 1:31 PM Wine Opinions

Education + Technology = A Winning Strategy

There is much in the news today about how technology is driving a wedge between people. Children and adults spend too much time with heads bent downward looking at small screens rather than talking to the person beside them. more »

Jul 10, 2014 2:24 PM Wine Opinions

Ontario Needs to Learn from BC VQA Program

The province’s big picture support for the sale of BC wine – and the BC industry’s successes – has been highlighted following recent announcements in Ontario. more »

Jun 10, 2014 3:48 PM Wine Opinions

Wanderings

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Sandra Oldfield, winemaker and owner of Tinhorn Creek Winery in Oliver. Follow her blog at www.sandraoldfield. com or on Twitter at #CabFrancTuesday.

The Word on Wine

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Miles Prodan, President & CEO The BC Wine Institute represents 119 winery members and 17 grape growing partners that represent 95% of the province’s total wine production and produce 88% of wine production made from 100% B.C. grapes. www.winebc.com

BC Wine Grape Council

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News from Hans Buchler Chair of the BC Wine Grape Council.

BCWI

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The BC Wine Institute represents 119 winery members and 17 grape growing partners that represent 95% of the province’s total wine production and produce 88% of wine production made from 100% B.C. grapes. www.winebc.com