Top 100 wines of Gulf Islands

Discover the top 100 best wines of Gulf Islands of Gulf Islands as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of Gulf Islands and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Gulf Islands

The wine region of Gulf Islands is located in the region of British Columbia of Canada. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Sea Star or the Domaine Sea Star produce mainly wines white and red. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Gulf Islands are Ortega, Siegerrebe and Pinot gris, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Gulf Islands often reveals types of flavors of earth, tree fruit or citrus fruit and sometimes also flavors of tropical fruit, vegetal or microbio.

We currently count 2 estates and châteaux in the of Gulf Islands, producing 8 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Gulf Islands go well with generally quite well with dishes of veal, pork or game (deer, venison).

News from the vineyard of Gulf Islands

Duckhorn expands in Napa Valley with vineyard deals

Duckhorn Portfolio said it has acquired around 20 hectares (50 acres) of Napa Valley vineyards via separate deals. This includes 16 hectares (40 acres) of the Stanly Ranch vineyard in Los Carneros and the four-hectare (10 acre) Red Wing vineyard in St. Helena, said the group, which is listed under the ‘Napa’ ticker on the New York Stock Exchange. ‘As our portfolio has evolved to include 10 renowned luxury wineries, our commitment to having a robust estate vineyard programme continues to be centr ...

Plans for first Campbeltown distillery in 180 years revealed

R&B Distillers, operator of the Isle of Raasay Distillery, plans to open The Machrihanish Distillery at Dhurrie Farm, Machrihanish, as a ‘farm-to-bottle’ single malt distillery, along with a visitor centre and whisky club. The company aims to make Machrihanish a sustainable, net-zero distillery that uses no fossil fuels in its production, as well as using biological farming practices to create greater biodiversity on the adjacent farmland. Plans are expected to be finalised during 2022, with ...

Berry Bros & Rudd cuts packaging with capsule-free wine

UK-based Berry Bros & Rudd said it will start selling capsule-free wine this month, beginning with its ‘Own Selection’ Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2019, produced for the company by Château La Nerthe. The fine wine and spirits merchant said it also planned to remove capsules from other Own Selection products in a phased initiative that aims to reduce packaging, preserve materials and avoid waste. While some wines for longer-term ageing are considered to benefit from capsules, Berry Bros & ...