FURTHER EXTENDED SHOPPING HOURS TO CHRISTMAS DAY
Wednesday Dec 17 - 11 to 7
Thursday Dec 18 - 11 to 8
Friday Dec 19 - 11 to 8
Saturday Dec 20 - 10 to 8
Sunday Dec 21 - 11 to 7
Monday Dec 22 - 10 to 8
Tuesday Dec 23 - 10 to 8
Wednesday Dec 24 - 10 to 6
Christmas Day - Closed
Looking for the perfect gift for the "red wine"
lover in your life...look no further
1st Place Finisher -Church and State Quintessential 2011
BC ICONIC REDS DINNER
SUNDAY, JANUARY 18
AT TAPENADE BISTRO
$135 plus GST
Six of the very best red meritage blends made in BC as judged by 90 tasters at the 7th Annual SIP Wines BC Iconic Red Wines Tasting on November 13.
The Wines: Church and State Quintessential 2011, Poplar Grove Legacy 2009, Hester Creek The Judge 2011, Black Hills Nota Bene 2012, Clos Du Soleil Signature Red 2012 and NK'Mip Mer'r'iym 2010. These are 6 of the top 7 finishers.
The reception wine will be Terravista Fandango 2013.
If you were to order any of these wines in the usual course at a restaurant, you would pay up to $150, just for the wine.
The wines will be meticulously paired with 5 courses created by Tapenade Bistro in Steveston, where we can always count on Vince Morlet and his team to provide perfectly exceptional food and service. A warning to non-carnivores, the food pairing will high on protein - expect dishes each consisting of beef, lamb, duck and/or venison.
We are honoured to have John Schreiner, Canada's most authoritative wine writer at this event to offer some wisdom and wit.
The menu will be available in due course.
This event makes a wonderful gift for someone you care about or for yourself.
To purchase tickets, please contact us at SIP Wines in person or at 604-271-9463 with Visa or Mastercard in hand.
Thursday, December 18 from 4 to 7
Saturday, December 20 from 3 to 6
WINE FOR THE HOLIDAYS
You probably don't have a lot of time to read, so briefly, these selections include some wines that pair well with Christmas turkey dinner and some wines that makes gifts. Certain wines are dual purpose. We've included a port style wine at each tasting. They are all wines we can recommend.
Also, Saturday, our SIP RAPPER will be at the store to dress up your gift selections.
Thursday from 4 to 7pm, the wines being poured are:
Arrowleaf Pinot Gris, $17.95
Multi- award winning versatile non-oaked white for appies, turkey dinner or on its own.
Gray Monk Odyssey III, (500ml) - $19.99 - Tawny port style at a great price.
Hillside Gewurztaminer 2013, $18.99 - A staff favourite that happens to work very well at this time of year.
Jackson-Triggs Grand Reserve Meritage 2012 Winery Price $25.99 Sale Price $18.99
This five part meritage blend is a steal at $18.99.
See Ya Later Rover Shiraz-Viognier 2012, $21.99 - Premier's Award for Best Wine at BC Wine Awards
Sold out in October after winning Best Wine award, this wine is back in limited quantities from the Ranch's last tank. Rover will pair with turkey dinner and also gives you the opportunity to purchase and give a Best Wine in BC at a very reasonable price.