VIWF

A 7-post collection

13 Wines From 13 Countries - Vancouver International Wine Festival [RECAP]

The Vancouver International Wine Festival has wrapped up another successful year with sold-out events and a huge feature on Spanish and Portuguese wines. As part of the itinerary, the main festival tasting room featured a ton of wineries for guests to peruse, sip, and learn from winemakers and principals. I »

Gusto Latinoamericano – Vancouver International Wine Festival [RECAP]

When it comes to wine pairings, I leave the pairings to the sommeliers and other accredited masters. Otherwise, I'm a chicken-riesling and shortrib-malbec kind of guy. At last week's Gusto Latinoamericano lunch, a Vancouver International Wine Festival event, we were taken through a short tour of South American featuring bites »

5 Best Bits from California Crush – Vancouver International Wine Festival

Another fine year of the Vancouver International Wine Festival has ended with a bang. Celebrating its 40th year, this extravaganza saw 16 wines, 173 wineries, and 1450+ wines poured at over 50 events. If you missed my Instagram stories at these events, I've got the highlights below, starting with California »

Top 5 Pairings - Vintners Brunch - VIWF 2017 [RECAP]

Disclosure: I was a media attendee and all opinions are my own. Hey guys! Last week I had a chance to attend the Vancouver International Wine Festival’s 39th annual Vintners Brunch at the Vancouver Convention Centre. At this daytime gathering, winemakers allowed restaurants to form unique pairings of food »

Top 5 Wines - 25 Wines Under $25 - VIWF 2017

Disclosure: I was a media attendee and all opinions are my own. The usual sweet spot for me in wine is usually between $15-$35 depending on which wine merchant I’m at (BCL or otherwise). When I found out that the Vancouver International Wine Festival was holding an event »

Vancouver International Wine Festival 2017 - Tasting Room Review

Disclosure: I was a media attendee and all opinions are my own. Vancouver loves wine. At 39 years and running, the Vancouver International Wine Festival (VanWineFest) has been celebrating wines both within the nation and past our borders. At the heart of the festival is the Tasting Room where hundreds »