2020

October 31 – Wine Industry Advisor
VanWineFest tickets on sale

October 23 – The Georgia Straight
Events to fill your wine-tasting agenda

October 6 – Daily Hive
Vancouver’s 8-day wine and food festival announces 2020 dates

October 4 – Vancouver Sun/The Province
French devoted to making great wine

October 4 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
2020 Vancouver International Wine Festival

October 2 – Vancouer is Awesome
5 essential fall and winter BC wine events

2019

July 17 – TravelMag
18 unique things to do in Vancouver

March 28 – Foodista
Around the world of wine in Vancouver

March 26 – Foodista
California wines come to Vancouver

March 23 – MyWinePal
Lessons from California

March 21 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
German Wines at VanWineFest 2019

March 19 – Nomss
VanWineFest – California wine

March 18 – New Westminster Record
Popular New West restaurant picks up wine award

March 18 – The International Food & Wine Society
Food & wine matchings shine brightly at VanWineFest

March 18 – PickyDiners.com
California Crush

March 17 – Nosh & Nibbles
PICA Kitchen Party

March 16 – MyWinePal
Favourite dozen wines (sans California) of VanWineFest 2019

March 15 – Vancouver Sun
Chablis stands tall as unique producer of fine white wine

March 15 – Nosh & Nibble
VanWineFest 2019 – 10 personalities of 10 wines

March 15 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
Legendary Dracula wines

March 15 – MyWinePal
My favourite California red wine at VanWineFest

March 14 – My Van City
AnnaLena celebrates platinum award at VanWineFest

March 11 – Vancouver is Awesome
VanWineFest celebrates local excellence

March 11 – BC Living
2019 VanWineFest highlights

March 11 – Montecristo
Gina Gallo – surrounded by famiglia

March 10 – Global News Edmonton
A lesson in Zinfandel wines

March 8 – Richmond News
VanWineFest celebrates local excellence

March 8 – Vancouver Sun
Goodbye California, it’s been grand

March 6 – Imbibe
Vancouver International Wine Festival 2019

March 5 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
2019 VIWF Trade Competition Winners

March 5 – MyWinePal
Pinot’s Siren Call of Seduction

March 4 – BC Business
VanWineFest  Bacchanalia Gala Dinner + Auction

March 4 – International Wine & Food Society
Many valuable insights learned at VanWineFest

March 4 – HiredBelly
Vintners Brunch: A worthy culinary crown

March 3 – Nomss
Gusto Latinoamericano at LIFT

March 3 – MyWinePal
Napa Valley Cab 2005-14 Seminar

March 2, My Van City
L’Abattoir takes home Platinum at WPEA

March 1 – MyWinePal
New World Chardonnay Seminar

March 1 – Daily Hive
10 Things to do in Vancouver

March 1 – Richmond News
California wines, here we come

March 1 – Vancouver Sun
International wine luminaries flock to Vancouver
Bacchanalia Gala nets $233,500 for Bard

March 1 – Good Life Vancouver
VanWineFest Trade Competition winners

February 28 – IconWines.ca
Tips for Wine Fest Tasting

February 28 – Pique
VanWineFest a one-stop shop for rare bottles

February 28 – Radio Canada
Le goût pour le métier s’affine avec l’âge comme un bon vin, selon Jon Bonné

February 27 – Castanet
Wine world coming to you

February 27 – Georgia Straight
Preparation is key before entering VanWineFest’s monumental tasting room

February 27 – Wineanorak.com
Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2005-2014

February 27 – Daily Hive
22 awesome food events in March

February 27 – Vancouver Sun
Naramata Bench winemaker Tait’s tipping point led to a life among the vines

February 27 – John Schreiner on wine
Genevieve Janssens: veteran Robert Mondavi winemaker

February 24 – Daily Hive
6 Can’t Miss Vancouver food events

February 24 – Vancouver Sun Salut
Five reasons to check out the VIWF Salut

Download the full Salut pdf (large file)

February 22 – Vancouver Sun Salut
Best of VanWineFest

February 22 – Vancouver Sun Salut
Focus is on California at 2019 VanWineFest

February 22 – Vancouver Sun Salut
Tips to make the most of your Tasting Room experience

February 22 – Vancouver Sun Salut
Robert Mondavi’s legacy of great food lives on in California and BC

February 22 – Vancouver Sun Salut
Festival stars make Golden State wines shine

February 22 – Vancouver Sun Salut
A conversation in eight wines with two superstar California winemakers

February 22 – Campbell River Mirror
California dreaming…in Vancouver

February 21 – Miss604
Metro Vancouver events this weekend

February 21 – Business in Vancouver
40,000 bottles of wine in the hall

February 21 – Daily Hive
27 things to do in Vancouver this weekend

February 21 – Vancouver Sun
Five gifts and goodies every wino will love

February 20 – Business in Vancouver
BC entrepreneurs branch south in US wine ventures

February 20 – The Province
The wine festival is here

February 18 – Vancouver Sun
California food to celebrate VanWineFest

February 18 – Milbank Monitor
Wine festival teaser promises much more to come

February 17 – Daily Hive
5 Awesome food events happening this week

February 14 – Where Magazine
VanWineFest features California wine

February 8 – BC Business
Trade Days Conference at VanWineFest

February 7 – BC Living
You’ve gotta try this in February

February 7 – Inside Vancouver
Tickets going fast for VanWineFest

February 6 – The Georgia Straight
VanWineFest picks not to miss

February 1 – En Route
Five things to do in Vancouver

January 30 – Campbell River Mirror
Italian wines at VanWineFest

January 25 – Richmond News
3 delicious drops at 41st VanWineFest

January 20 – Inside Vancouver
February Wellness Events

January 19 – The Province
Free Lee’s Social Network

January 18 – Foodgressing
VanWineFest 2019

January 18 – Richmond News
Tasting Room the place to be at VanWineFest

January 18 – Vancouver Sun
Town Talk

January 13 – HiredBelly
VIWF = Vancouver International Wine Festival: California and Plenty More

January 11 – Campbell River Mirror
Less than six weeks to VanWineFest

January 10 – Vancouver Magazine
3 VIWF events that are gold, Jerry, gold

January 9 – Montecristo
Familia Zuccardi – Family Heritage

January 9 – The Straight
A new year of wine adventure in Vancouver

January 7 – 604 Now
VanWineFest 2019

January 7 – Daily Hive
VanWineFest tickets go on sale January 9

January 6 – Richmond News
Your guide to VanWineFest 2019

January 3 – Vancouver Sun
Warm up with fruit-driven red wines

January 2 – Vancouver Sun
VanWineFest 2019 Onsale

January 2019 – Taste Magazine
California Dreamin’ at VanWineFest 2019

December 31 – The Star (Canadian Press)
Vancouver to play host to wines from around the world

December 11 – Men’s Journal/MSN Travel
50 Beast Cheap Winter Getaways to Take in 2019 (Vancouver is #8)

December 5 – The Province
Wine Guy: The gift of wine

December 1 – Tasting Room Radio
VanWineFest

November 26 – MyWinePal
Celebrate Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars at VanWineFest

November 23 – MyWinePal
Visit Wente Vineyards at VanWineFest

November 21 – Campbell River Mirror
2019 VanWineFest – California Dreaming
November 5 – Inside VancouverVanWineFest – Advance Tickets Available

November 2 – Vancouver Sun
Stop California dreaming, get your Wine Festival tickets now

October 29 – BC Living
You’ve Gotta Try This in November

October 19 – Richmond News
I’ll be California dreamin’ at VanWineFest

October 17 – BC Food & Wine Radio
October 17 Podcast

October 4 – Daily Hive
Canada’s premier wine & food show announces 2019 Vancouver dates

July 9 – FlightNetwork
21 of the Best Food and Drink Festivals in North America

June 28 – Campbell River Mirror
Dreaming of California wines at VanWineFest 2019
2018

May 16 – Ottawa Life
It’s the Greatest Wine Festival on the Planet

May 13 – Wine & Travel Concierge
A Spanish Cava comes to Canada

May 12 – Salt & Sandals
Pinot Noir from California: VanWineFest

May 11 – Vancouver Sun
BC’s golden weekend for California wines

April 29 – HiredBelly
Decanter Awards at VanWineFest

April 13 – Campbell River Mirror
California Dreaming

April 12 – Napa Valley Register
Paul Wagner wins national award of merit

April 11 – Salt and Sandals
5 reasons you must visit VanWineFest

March 26 – Demystified Vine
Spain’s Blockbusters Rock VIWF 2018

March 25 – Salt & Sandals
Great Red Grapes seminar

March 21 – Capital Public Radio
Kushman by the Bottle

March 17 – Salt & Sandals
ARC Restaurant – A Sparkling Experience

March 16 – Vancouver Sun
BC needs more relatable labels

March 14 – Demystified Vine
Taking the “Voyage of Discovery”

March 14 – Girls Go Grape
Alvaro Palacios – Wine Star Seminar

March 12 – Miss604
Tasting Notes from VanWineFest

March 12 – BC Living
VanWineFest Photo Recap

March 9 – Demystified Vine
The “Truth in Terroir”…as we know it

March 9 – Vancouver Sun
VanWineFest an extraordinary week

March 7 – The Georgia Straight
VanWineFest platinum winners share their fave bottles

March 6 – Vancouver Weekly
It may take 40 years, but you can find dessert in a glass

March 6 – BC Business
VanWineFest Bacchanalia Gala 2018

March 5 – Vancouver Courier
Bacchanalia Gala

March 5 – The Georgia Straight
Local chefs win fans with Vintners Brunch pairings

March 3 – The Province
Fred Lee’s Social Network

March 3 – Richmond News
Everything you need to know about VanWineFest

March 2 – XinhuaNet
VanWineFest offers new exciting wine varieites

March 1 – Global
40th Anniversary of VanWineFest (minute 26)
Looking back on the VanWineFest
VanWineFest celebrates 40th anniversary

February 28 – Castanet
Uncorking the Okanagan

February 28 – CTV
Spain & Portugal at VanWineFest

February 25- HiredBelly.com
10 Tips for Tasting Room Success

February 24 – Vancouver Sun Salut
An insider’s guide to the Tasting Room
Wine is a family affair for Gloria Collell
10 wine tasting tips
VanWineFest turns 40
Notable moments in VanWineFest history

February 24 – CBC
Have a VanWineFest strategy

February 22 – Business in Vancouver
VanWineFest to launch 40th extravaganza

February 21 – Georgia Straight
Wines of Washington cross the border well

February 20 – Business in Vancouver
Alberta boycott has BC wineries seeking overseas markets

February 17 – Global News
Top wine tasting Tips

February 16 – Richmond News
Three reds to enjoy at VanWineFest

February 16 – Vancouver Sun
Meet Randy Ullom at VanWineFest

February 15 – Campbell River Mirror
Not all French wine is from Bordeaux

February 14 – The Province
VanWineFest Boot Camp, part 1

February 14 – Georgia Straight
11 Can’t Miss Choices at VanWineFest

February 14 – MonteCristo Magazine
VanWineFest 2018

February 13 – HiredBelly.com
Imbibe Iberia and Plenty More: a WineFest Windfall

February 8 – Campbell River Mirror
VanWineFest – Some of BC’s best wines will be there

February 9 – Vancouver Sun
Wine sustainability changing the face of the Douro Valley

February 9 – Homes & Design
Spanish history in a tasting glass

February 7 – The Georgia Straight
Let’s raise a glass to BC’s best sommelier

February 2 – Richmond News
Spanish winners that make a splash at VanWineFest

February – Vancouver Luxury Living
VanWineFest picks

January 27 – The Province
Fred Lee’s Social Network: Sips and Beatles

January 26 – Vancouver Sun
Superstars to watch for in the tasting room
Town Talk

January 24 – Happy Hour Radio
Harry Hertscheg Interview (@ minute 26)

January 24 – Best of Food and Wine
Paul Wagner Interview

January 22 – MyVanCity
VanWineFest 2018 Preview

January 19 – Inside Vancouver
Five events we’re most excited for at 2018 VanWineFest

January 18 – Gastrofork
VanWineFest Preview – Top 10 Picks

January 17 – Vancouver Courier
Tickets on sale for VanWineFest

January 17 – Vancouver is Awesome
Tickets on sale now for VanWineFest

January 16 – MyWinePal
VanWineFest Media Preview

January 16 – CTV Noon News
Making the most of VanWineFest

January 14 – Richmond News
Raise a glass to Canada’s best wine event

January 13 – Tasting Room Radio
Spain & Portugal

January 10 – MyWinePal
VanWineFest 2018 Vine Stars

January – Foodgressing
Vancouver International Wine Festival 2018

January 5 – Vancouver Sun
Wines of Spain flourishing under new rules

January 5 – BC Living
Your guide to the 40th VanWineFest

January 4 – Campbell River Mirror
It’s that time of year again – VanWineFest

January 3 – The Province
The Swirl – 40th VanWineFest

January 3 – Fabulous Frugal in Vancouver
Festival tickets on sale dates

December 30 – 604 Now
VanWineFest set to return Feb. 24

December 27 – Georgia Straight
7 Vancouver food & drink events in 2018

December 17 – Richmond News
Seasonal treats for Richmond’s wine sippers

December 14 – The Coast
Nova Scotia’s wine time to shine

December – Helijet In-flight Review
An Insider’s Guide to VanWineFest

November 23 – Campbell River Mirror
Pairing with Port & Sherry

November 15 – Vancouver Sun
Get your tickets early for VanWineFest

November 1 – The Province
Viva el vino

October 24 – HelloBC.com
6 ways to warm up with BC wine

October 19 – Pique
A Spanish requisition

October 12 – Campbell River Mirror
Spanish wines are coming

September 28 – MENAFM
VIWF announces 2018 wineries

August 3 – Campbell River Mirror
Prep for VanWineFest by pouring wines from Iberia

June 8 – Campbell River Mirror
Never too early to start thinking about VanWineFest

2017

May 17 – EAT Magazine
Ontario & Nova Scotia Wines Shine at VanWineFest

May 3 – Girls Go Grape
Talking terroir with Pedro Parra

April 29 – Vancouver Foodster
PICA Kitchen Party at VanWineFest

April 8 – Local Express
Glass Act: A big year for Nova Scotia wine

April 3 – Demystified Vine
Wines of Turkey meet Vancouver

March 30 – Campbell River Mirror
Fabulous wine finds from VanWineFest

March 24 – Richmond News
More accolades for BC wine pioneer

March 24 – Vancouver Sun
Tasty Tempranillo’s signature sketches of Spain

March 24 – HiredBelly
Bodega Garzon: 5 reasons why you’ll drink Uruguay

March 20 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
PICA Kitchen Party

March 20 – The Alcohol Professor
Talking terroir with Pedro Parra

March 19 – MyWinePal
Christa-Lee McWatters-Bond of Evolve Cellars

March 16 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
Canadian wines at VanWineFest

March 16 – MyWinePal
Randy Picton of Nk’mip

March 15 – The Province
Exploring BC’s bottled diversity

March 13 – MyWinePal
Bruce Nicholson of Inniskillin Niagara

March 11 – LocalXpress
BC wines complement and contrast Nova Scotia vino

March 11 – MyWine Pal
15 wine picks from around the world

March 10 – Vancouver Sun
With fine wine, ‘to get more do less’ — with a boost from Mother Nature

March 9 – Campbell River Mirror
VanWineFest 2018 showcasing the wines of Portugal & Spain

March 9 – MyWinePal
My Canadian wine picks, eh

March 8 – Girls Go Grape
Ontario’s Cool

March 8 – Wines & Vines
Canadian wineries eye the world stage

March 7 – North Shore News
Dessert pairing takes top place at Vintners Brunch

March 6 – Wineanorak
VanWineFest: two trans-Canada tastings

March 5 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
25 wines under $25

March 4 – HiredBelly
D’oro Gelato Scoops Vintners Brunch

March 3 – MyWinePal
Trans Canada Tasting

March 2 – WineDiva
2017 VanWineFest recap

March 2 – Good Food Revolution
A VanWineFest Diary

March 1 – Capilano Courier
VanWineFest 2017

March – Decanter
Digging the dirt in British Columbia (pdf)

Tony & Kasey’s Best of Food & Wine
VanWineFest Interviews – Youtube playlist
Podcasts

February 28 – EAT Magazine
Canadian bubble takes the stage at VanWineFest

February 28 – WineAlign
February was a huge month for the Canadian wine conversation

February 27 – Hello!
Cheers to the PICA Kitchen Party

February 27 – Nosh and Nibble
Top 5 Vintners Brunch Pairings

February 27 – Demystified Vine
Discover the Golden Mile Bench

February 27 – MyWinePal
Heartbreak & Backache – Part 1, Part 2

February 26 – Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver
I Heart Bubbly Party

February 25 – Tasting Room Radio
2017 VanWineFest part 2

February 25 – Gourmet Vancouver
Alpha Box & Dice

February 25 – Localxpress
Glass act: Ontario’s white knights raise bar for Canadian wine

February 24 – Vancouver Sun
Town Talk – VanWineFest funds Bard

February 24 – WineAnorak
The wines of BC: diversity and purity

February 24 – Vancouver Sun
BC’s multi-headed wine retail monster

February 24 – Nosh and Nibble
25 Under $25

February 24 – WineAlign
Canada Unites at the Vancouver Wine Festival, Recommended BC and Nova Scotia Wineries

February 23 – GismondionWine
Top 10 VanWineFest

February 22 – AdVineTures
VanWineFest: O Canada!

February 22 – MyWinePal
A Culimination of Flavours

February 22 – The Observer
Sparkling wines suit any, every day

February 22 – Nosh and Nibble
Tasting Room Review

February 22 – Girls Go Grape
25 Under $25 – reds

February 22 – HiredBelly
Tidal Bay wines in 30 seconds: Pete Luckett

February 22 – Gourmet Vancouver
Dine Italia

February 22 – Roundhouse Radio
Tasting Room Radio at VanWineFest

February 22 – WineAnorak
Canadian wine at VanWineFest: Sparkling wine

February 21 – Vancouver Courier
Fred unLEEshed: VanWineFest

February 21 – Okanagan Life
Grandfather of BC Wine recognized

February 21 – Gourmet Vancouver
VIWF

February 21 – Foodgressing
4 BC Wine Stars

February 21 – Huffington Post
The state of Canadian wines

February 21 – John Schreiner on Wine
Bruce Ewart and Bruce Nicholson

February 20 – Hello!
Home-Grown sparkling wines pop Canada’s cork

February 20 – Demystified Vine
Fog & Fahrenheit

February 20 – Vancouverscape
Celebrating California Cabs

February 20 – International Food & Wine Society
Largest assembly of Canadian wines show quality with unique styles

February 20 – Girls go Grape
25 Under $25 – whites & sparkling

February 20 – Vancouver Bits & Bites
Canada shines brightly at VanWineFest

February 19 – CBC
Randy Picton proves Saskatchewan soil can produce fine winemakers

February 18 – Great Northwest Wine
Canadian wine industry toasts Harry McWatters

February 18 – Tasting Room Radio
VanWineFest interviews
The best of Canada and Beyond

February 18 – The Daily Courier
Just wild about Harry

February 18 – The Province
Fred Lee’s Social Network

February 18 – Global News
Drink Wine Day

February 18 – Tasting Room Radio
2017 VanWineFest

February 17 – Gourmet Vancouver
Canada on the World Stage

February 17 – Inside Vancouver
Last Days of VanWineFest 2017

February 17 – Penticton Western News
Okanagan wine pioneer honored

February 17 – Vancouver Sun
Canadian wine is at a tipping point

February 17 – Inside Vancouver
Tickets still available for VanWineFest

February 17 – WineAnorak
Canadian wine at VanWineFest: BC

February 16 – Global TV
Plucky young newcomers at the VanWineFest

February 16 – BC Business
VanWineFest Gala 2017

February 15 – The Province
Wine Guy: Toast VanWineFest

February 15 – Richmond News
Wine fest requires strategy

February 14 – Vancouver Magazine
13 Wines To Make a Beeline for at Vancouver International Wine Festival

February 14 – North Shore News
Wine fest features cross-country flavours

February 14 – The Georgia Straight
Gala raises nearly $280,000 for Bard

February 14 – Huffington Post
Wine and Chocolate Romances Vancouver

February 13 – Investorsideas
Bacchanalia Gala pops the cork on VanWineFest

February 11 – Tasting Room Radio
Festival preview

February 11 – The Province
Wine Guy’s guide to VanWineFest

February 10 – Vancouver Sun
Canada’s time to shine at VanWineFest
A changed market for this year’s VanWineFest

February 10 – Castanet
Okanagan wine to shine

February 10 – Homes & Design
Vintage Canada

February 10 – Global BC
How to plan the perfect Valentines

February 10 – Richmond News
Tasting Room: the big room at VanWineFest

February 9 – Daily Hive
5 Must-try Wines at VanWineFest

February 8 – Georgia Straight
10 Canadian Wineries to Sample at VanWineFest

February 8 – BC Living
5 VanWineFest Events You Won’t Want to Miss

February 7 – CBC
VanWineFest Celebrating Canada’s 150th

February 7 – Business in Vancouver
VanWineFest helps wineries cultivate tourism

February 6 – CBC
BC’s Sommelier of the Year shares his perfect pairing at CinCin

February 6 – Westender
Sip you way around the world

February 3 – Vancouver Sun
VanWineFest Stands on its Principals

February 2 – Vancouver Courier
Vino and Valentine’s Date Night

February 2 – Best of Food & Wine
Podcast – VCC’s Flourish Gala, VanWineFest and Pan Pacific

February 2 – CTV News
Fantastic wines at every price point

February 1 – The Georgia Straight
Hunter Valley Semillon is Australia’s refreshing gift to wine

January 31 – Good Life Vancouver
What’s Good This Week

January 29 – John Schreiner on Wine
Culmina extends its wine portfolio

January 25 – The Georgia Straight
6 delish sips to swish at VanWineFest

January 25 – North Shore News
Canadian wines showing well at festival

January 19 – Campbell River Mirror
VanWineFest 2017

January 19 – BCLocalNews
VanWineFest

January 17 – WineAdventures
VanWineFest preview

January 11 – WineAlign
VanWineFest 2017

January 10 – VITA
VanWineFest Saluts Canada’s 150th

January 11 – uncorkBC
Our VanWineFest Top Picks

January 10 – WineDiva
VanWineFest 2017

January 10 – Vita
VanWineFest Saluts Canada’s 150th

January 10 – Vancouver Sun
Five most anticipated events at VanWineFest

January 9 – Cheap and Cheerful
VanWineFest

January 8 – DailyHive
8 Vancouver Food Events This Week

January – BC Living
You’ve gotta try this in January

January – Passport Magazine
Winter in Vancouver is for Foodies

January 5 – Quench
Wine festivals help build, develop & grow wine communities

January 5 – Campbell River Mirror
Stretch your wine horizons in 2017

January 5 – Richmond News
Three tasting reasons to go to VanWineFest

January 4 – The Georgia Straight
Kurtis Kolt’s greatest hits at VanWineFest 2017

January 4 – The Province
Mark Your Calendars – VIWF

December 28 – Foodgresssing
VanWineFest 2017

December 24/31 – Tasting Room Radio
Podcast coverage from the 2016 Festival
Hour 1
Hour 2

December 22 – The Vancouver Sun
A toast to the great memories of 2016

December 19 – CityMag
Alpha Box & Dice goes global

November 2 – The Georgia Straight
3 Noteworthy Wine Events

September 29 – Great Northwest Wine
VIWF to Gather 60 BC Wineries

September 9 – The Guardian
Things to do in Canada (including VanWineFest)

August 2 – Darpan
VIWF to Showcase Largest Selection of Canadian Wineries Ever

July 26 – Great Northwest Wine
VanWineFest to Feature Record Number from Canada

July 25 – Town Hall Brands
Veneto Wines on the Rise

May 27 – EAT Magazine
Italian Reinvention: Thoughts from VanWineFest