Professional Wine Reviews without Pretention
Join! Become a Diva
It is Free!
More from WineDiva
May 05, 2012

Taste Magazine

Fall 2016 BC Liquor Stores Exclusives (p.77); Chef Mike Robbins of AnnaLena (p.70); Bar Stars Alex Black & Rhett Williams of Nightingale (p.84)
Summer 2016 - What's In Your Cooler (p.48); Feature Restaurant Farmer's Apprentice (p.72); South Africa: A Feast for the Senses (p.76); Bar Star Matt van Dinther/Nomad (p.94)
Spring 2016 - Spring into Something New (p.10), Bar Star Max Borrowman of Torafuku (p.74), Restaurant: The MacKenzie Room (p.58)
Holiday 2015 - Restaurant: Giardino (p.66), Bar Star Kaitlyn Stewart of Royal Dinette (p.82)
Fall 2015 - Restaurant: The Oakwood Canadian Bistro (p.64), Bar Star Sabrine Dhaliwal (p.82)
Summer 2015 - Delicious Destinations (p.46), Restaurant: Brix (p.94), Bar Stars Robyn Gray & Brad Stanton of Prohibition (p.60)
Spring 2015 - Spring Fever (p.4), Bar Star Danielle Tatarin of The Keefer (p.62), Restaurant: The Pear Tree (p.94)
Holiday 2014 - Bar Star Lauren Mote of Uva (p.54), Portugal's Dazzling Douro (p. 58), Restaurant: Chambar (p.94)
Fall 2014 - Chef Pino Posteraro of Cioppino's (p.64), Bar Star Grant Sceney (p.78)
Summer 2014 - Nuit Blanche (p.36), Bar Star Matt Cooke of Tableau Bar Bistro (p.46), Chef Rob Feenie of Cactus Club Cafe (p.86)
Spring 2014 - Spring Forward (p.4), Bar Star Justin Taylor of YEW (p.46), Chef Chris Whittaker of Forage (p.78)
Winter 2013 - Bar Star Robert "H" Holl-Allen (p.55), Chef Michel Jacob - 30 years of Le Crocodile (p.96)
Fall 2013 - Argentina's Wine Revolution (p24), Chef Lucais Syme of La Pentola della Quercia (p64), Bar Star Gez McAlpine of The Keefer Bar (p.80)
Summer 2013 - Bar Star Cooper Tardivel of Hawksworth (p.102), Chef Lee Cooper of L'Abbatoir (p.64), South Africa's Shining Varieties (p.58)
Spring 2013 - Bar Star Evelyn Chick (p.72) + Chef Brian Skinner of The Acorn (p.84)
Holiday 2012 - CinCin, Chef Andrew Richardson (p.86); Rogue Wet Bar BarStar, Kevin Brownlee (p.62)
Fall 2012 - BarStar Samuel Lacroix (Clough Club p60); Black + Blue Chef Jason Labahn (p96); Fall into Something Warm (p136) 
Summer 2012 - BarStar Jay Jones (p62); Edible Canada at the Market (p86); Juicy Wines (p48); Prosecco (p4)
Spring 2012 - New Zealand, Beyond Sauv Blanc (p116); BarStar Keenan Hood - The Keefer (p70); Bluewater Cafe (p80) 
Holiday 2011 - Unwrap a New Favourite (p54) 
Fall 2011 - Australia's First Families of Wine (p110) 
Summer 2011 - Shades of Pink (p50)
Holiday 2010 - Icewine (pdf version)
Summer 2010 - Discovering South Africa (p60)
Spring 2010 - Wines of Argentina (p16)
Winter 2009 - White Christmas (p104)
Fall 2009 Australia - King Cabernet (p40 pdf version) 
Summer 2009 - Zintastic - colour your BBQ purple! (p58 pdf version)
Spring 2009 - Patio Perfect (pg50)

Vines Magazine

Daenna has been a regular contributor since 2008, articles and wine reviews.
Vines Magazine articles with links:

Holiday - Barolo Beckons: Kings of the Road (p.42), Gab Feast: Castello di Gabbiano in Tuscany (p.19)
April/May - Vikram's Choice - Vancouver's world renowned owner & chef of Vij's Restaurant
Feb/March - Wagner Ways - Chuck and Joe Wagner of Caymus Family of Wines & Belle Glos Calif.

Holiday - Ghosts of Wines Past - a look at your ghosts and goblis of wines past
Fall - Argentina - High Society
September/October: Cool Down Under in Oz and my take on the cult of the Celebrity Vintner
July/August Walker Bay, A Pinot Paradise in South Africa
Vines Magazine (articles in print only - without links)

Winter 2015/2016 - Domaines: Gab Feast: Tuscan Wine at the Source (Castello di Gabbiano)
Winter 2015/2016 - Kings of the Road: Barolo Producers
Summer 2016 - Staying Power: What's Next for Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

December 2014/January 2015 - Dramatic Douro: The Tears of the Douro (p.27), The Unstoppable: Garcia Carrion of Spain (p.14)
September/October 2014: "Sherished Land - Centuries of Tradition are Revived" - The Sherry wines of Jerez Spain.
Spring 2014: Heart & Home - A Chilean Icon Expands it's Focus. My visit to Santa Rita
August/September - Lasting Legacy, The Growing Passions of Jackson Family Wines & Winemaker Randy Ullom
December/Jan 2014 - The Timeless Charms of Alsace
April/May: Producers - Tyrrell's - A family's Great White Hope (April/May 2013 issue)
December2012/January2013: Domaines - Francois Lurton 
Holiday: Domaines - Black Hills Estate Winery
June/July: Domaines - Chateau Montelena & Bo Barrett 
April/May: Domaines - Poetry & Motion, Veneto's Sandro Bottega 
October/November: The Next Wave - New Zealand's Runaway Success 
October/November: Flying the Spanish Flag - Miguel Torres
April/May: Keeping it in the Family - Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars, BC 
October/November: Users Guide: The Rhone Valley
Holiday 2009: Cava Confidential - a tour of Spain's version of Champagne

Montecristo Magazine

March 2016 - Rhone Valley: Viticulture Vacation
July 2016 - Where to stay in New Zealand: Fresh and Dynamic
August 2016 - Bluewater Adventures: Water Less Travelled

Montecristo Magazine: Print

Fall 2016: Robert Mondavi Winery Celebrates 50 Years.
Fall 2016: Little Farm Winery: Similkameen Valley

Articles Archive on WineScores.ca includes: Argentina, Australia, Burgundy, Germany, Italy, California, Portugal, South Africa and more...

Visit My Sister Site
WineScores.ca is WineDiva's sister site. Visit WineScores.ca to find all your favorite wines scored out of 100 points. + Winescores.ca travels to the world's wine regions to bring you the goods on producers, vineyards, winemakers and of course wine!
Who is Wine Diva?
WineDiva is my alter ego. She wears a cork tiara and is proof that a girl can have her w(h)ine and drink it too! WineDiva.ca is a tongue-in-cheek approach to my very serious passion for all things wine. It is my goal to make wine fun, to make this website subtly educational & deviously inspirational. Vintage reciting wine snobs beware, this WineDiva is painting the wine world pink and making it her own! Care to join me?