Anthony Gismondi: The Cowichan Valley has become a special place for wine

Credit to Author: Anthony Gismondi| Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2022 18:00:19 +0000

Blue Grouse Estate Winery and Vineyard has grown grapes in the Cowichan Valley for more than 25 years. Some varieties are lesser-known to mainstream wine drinkers, like Bacchus, Black Muscat, Ortega, Müller-Thurgau, Pearl of Csaba and Siegerrebe. In contrast, Pinot Gris and latecomers Pinot Noir and soon Chardonnay are destined to lead Vancouver Island into the next century and beyond. Read More