This is our 8th year of covering the Vancouver International Wine Festival. For them this is Year 39.
Canada is the featured region and it’s going to be a wonderful family gathering with the pace of a gong show.
If you care about how Canadian wines are doing and where our wine industry is headed..this show and next week will hopefully supply answers and focus.
Here is the guest line up for Hour One:
Daenna van Mulligen – The Wine Diva www.winediva.ca
Rhys Pender – Master of Wine www.littlefarmwinery.ca
DJ Kearney – NewDistrict.ca Director of Wine
Kurtis Kolt – The Bottle/Georgia Straight www.kurtiskolt.com
Howard Soon – Sandhill Wines www.sandhillwines.ca
Ann Sperling – Sperling Vineyards www.sperlingvineyards.com
Sandra Oldfield – Tinhorn Creek www.tinhorn.com
Harry Hertscheg – Executive Director VIWF vanwinefest.ca
Christa-Lee McWatters Bond – Evolve www.evolvecellars.com
Harry McWatters – Time Wines www.encorevineyards.ca
Chris Jentsch – CC Jentsch Wines www.ccjentschcellars.com
Gustav Allander – Foxtrot www.foxtrotwine.com/winery
David Scholefield – Haywire https://okanagancrushpad.com/
STORIES WE’RE WORKING ON:
John Schreiner – Icon. Flagship Wines from BC’s Best Wineries
Four F’s/ Food, Fishing, Friends, Fluids @Skitchine Lodge
Bloom – BC wineries pour new releases in Vancouver
Planeta and Boutinot bring their best to Vancouver.