Acreage Expands Across the Province: 2011 BC Wine Grape Acreage Report

August 18, 2011 (Kelowna, BC) – It has been three years since the last release of the BC Wine Grape Acreage Report, and, although the reported actual acreages are lower than initially projected, plantings...

The Wines of British Columbia Offer Consumers Excellent Value at all Price Points

September 19, 2011 (Kelowna, BC) – Since the BC wine industry’s origin over 70 years ago, great strides have been made to improve the quality of the wine and provide value for the local...

Association of Wine Economists Report “The Wine Industry in British Columbia: Issues and Potential”

September 19, 2011 (Kelowna, BC) – The recently released Association of Wine Economists report by Andy Hira and Alexis Bwenge “The Wine Industry in British Columbia: Issues and Potential” makes some legitimate points; however,...

British Columbia’s Vintners and Chefs Celebrated at Seventh Annual ChefmeetsGrape

September 26, 2011 (Kelowna, BC) – ChefmeetsGrape, the largest annual celebration of the Wines of British Columbia and local food in Vancouver, toasted British Columbia’s vintners and chefs to a crowd of nearly 400...

The 2011 Grape Harvest Begins in British Columbia

October 7, 2011 (Kelowna, BC) – Despite being one of the coolest summers on record, the 2011 BC grape harvest has begun and promises to be another excellent vintage for the Wines of British...

ChefmeetsGrape Raises over $2,300 for Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise Program

October 25, 2011 (Kelowna, BC) – The seventh annual ChefmeetsGrape event, held September 22 in Vancouver, raised over $2,300 for Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise Program, a national sustainable seafood program that identifies ocean-friendly consumer...