A Taste of the Yakima Valley on Elephant Mountain

Up until about a month ago, I thought that Yakima was simply a brand of sporty car rooftop carriers.  It turns out that Yakima is also a charming town in eastern Washington state, and the Yakima Valley is not only stunningly beautiful, but creates some amazing red wines! I was fortunate enough to attend a…

Beautiful British Columbia Wines – Church and State Winery

I am lucky enough to live in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, with its breathtaking scenery of wild old growth forests, beaches, and the Pacific Ocean. It is also a city of lovely manicured gardens and tea rooms. And over the past twenty years or so, it has become home to an increasing number of amazing wineries!…