British Columbia has some of Canada's best grape-growing conditions-about 7,500 acres of the province are under vine. Wineries are opening all over the province and turning out award-winning, quality vintages that are making British Columbia a key player in the international wine scene.
The Wineries of British Columbia: Completely Revised and Updated is a comprehensive, up-to-date guide to the wineries that constitute British Columbia's thriving wine industry-both established and new. Acclaimed wine writer John Schreiner profiles 175 wineries, offering lively winery histories, fascinating interviews with vintners, recommended wines and contact information.
John Schreiner is the author of British Columbia Wine Country, among other books on wine. An award-winning home vintner, Schreiner writes about wine for Wine Access and for www.appellationamerica.com. He is considered Canada's authority on wine and has judged a number of Canadian and international wine competitions.