What makes a Pinot Blanc or Cabernet Franc from British Columbia so desirable? Vancouver-based Sommelier Sean Nelson dives into two grapes varieties contrasting different styles of BC VQA Wines and touching on the value in diversity with local BC winemakers. The common denominator? Quality.
Wines of British Columbia is pleased to deliver the following Virtual BC Wine Education Tasting, Episode 3, featuring Mark Hopley, Winemaker at Hester Creek Estate Winery and Dylan and Devon Hamilton Winemakers at Pacific Breeze Winery.
Feature wines include:
- Hester Creek Estate Winery Pinot Blanc 2018 BC VQA Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley
- Pacific Breeze Winery Pinot Blanc 2019 BC VQA, Okanagan Valley
- Hester Creek Estate Winery Cabernet Franc Reserve 2017 BC VQA Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley (2018 vintage coming soon!)
- Pacific Breeze Winery Cabernet Franc 2017 BC VQA, Okanagan Valley (a few left in the winery. 2018 vintage coming soon!)