James Nevison on aromatic wines BY JAMES NEVISON, THE PROVINCE MARCH 18, 2010 Cracking open a bottle of aromatic white is like spring cleaning with wine. The whiff of generous aromas will make your palate do a double-take, reinvigorating the senses and chasing away the grey sky blues. What is an aromatic wine? It's one that...
On Vancouver Island? If you're a restaurant owner or welcoming customers to your wine store on the island it'll be your pleasure to meet the "real" Farmer's Daughter who can tell you all about our Rustico Farm & Cellars' Farmer's Daughter DRY Gewurztraminer. And of course she can take you throug...
Every time I made sales calls over the past weeks, just following our 5-wine portfolio tastings and after the new customer paperwork was signed off, I posed the same question: "Can you think of someone that might be able to help us develop Rustico Farm & Cellars to where we should be in the marketplace? Someone we...
Rustico Farm & Cellars is the location of a British Columbia, Canada heritage building. Originally a bunkhouse for 18 miners at the Sally Silver Mine above Beaverdell, British Columbia, it is believed the structure was constructed in the late 1800's as part of that mining company's infrastructure.  John Tokias,...
Secrets Revealed! OK, OK, we've kept it a big secret... where can you can find Rustico Farm & Cellars wines you ask? So far here's a list from the Vancouver area.... Wine Stores Firefly Fine Wines & Ales (Cambie & 12thj) Liberty Wine Merchants (West 10th, Granville Island, Park & Tilford Centre...
2007 Rustico Farm & Cellars Motherlode Merlot Note to self: Do not start writing about wine while the steaks are on the barbeque.Rustico Motherlode Merlot I recently received a bottle of Rustico Farm & Cellars  Motherlode Merlot (~$25) as a sample and tonight I opened it to sip along side our grilled steak, baked po...
We share the incredible excitement of welcoming thousands and thousands and thousands of international guests to our beautiful province of British Columbia when we host the 2010 Winter Olympics. We're opening our doors and our hearts to you all and hope most sincerely that this visit to cheer on your own country's athlet...
Enjoyed a rainy Vancouver Saturday with Mike Nierychlo in his drafty Langley garage, home of his media empire. Had a chance to introduce Rustico Farm & Cellars and what the buzz is all about.  With over 2000 Twitter Followers keeping an eye on us, we thought a video thing might be a great way for folks to get into the s...
Daniel Lagnaz one of the industry's most awarded winemakers who mentored many of today's Okanagan stars has joined the Rustico team in a senior advisory capacity. Born in Switzerland, Mr. Lagnaz grew up working on his family’s estate winery participating from an early age in virtually every operational area: the vi...
We opened our Tasting Saloon in late September ’09, looking forward to welcoming guests who were touring the South Okanagan during Fall Harvest and Crush season. While most folks were in the valley to join in the festivities of Oliver’s Festival of the Grape and visit our award-winning neighboring wineries…...

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2007 Rustico Farm & Cellars Motherlode Merlot Note to self: Do not start writing about wine while the steaks are on the barbeque.Rustico Motherlode Merlot I recently...

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@athirstynomad thx Farmers Daughter pic is great... Trust you fell in love with her.
@kaylabordignon Thx for your note. We do have a DIY Cowboy Canteen with some cheeses, cold meats, biscuits/crackers, olives, chili, beans.

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