July 17, 2013: The Influence of Terroir on BC Wines

HERE’S HOW THE CHAT WENT:

The Influence of Terroir on BC Wines 

From Dictionary.com:

ter rior  [ter-wahr; French ter-war] 

noun

1.

the environmental conditions, especially soil and climate, in which grapes are grown and that give a wine its unique flavours and aromas:
So what terroir in BC gives us our unique flavours and aromas?  We’ll discuss any region tonight if we can bring out the wineries from that region who can help describe the terroir on their vineyard sites.
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July 10, 2013: The Marriage of BC Food and Wine

HERE’S HOW THE CHAT WENT:

The Marriage of BC Food and Wine 

We live in such a spectacular corner of the world and food produced in and around BC finds perfect matches in our home-grown wines.  BCWineChat will explore the marriage of BC food and wine this week!

Bring your suggestions and your wine & food pairing questions!