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Is This the Most Unique Whisky Ever?

Is This the Most Unique Whisky Ever?

The Balvenie fully embraces the single barrel concept.

It’s High Time to Get Yourself a Signature Drink

It’s High Time to Get Yourself a Signature Drink

Forget ads, forget celebrity endorsements. Head to BC Distilled this weekend to sip whisky, gin and absinthe until one of our local spirits picks you.

Irish Whiskey Has Exploded—and This is the Bottle That Caused It

Irish Whiskey Has Exploded—and This is the Bottle That Caused It

Ladies and gentleman—the legendary Redbreast.

Editors’ Picks: What We’re Drinking in Not-So-Dry February

Editors’ Picks: What We’re Drinking in Not-So-Dry February

What the VanMag team has been sipping this month (you know, now that we're actually allowed).

13 Wines To Make a Beeline for at Vancouver International Wine Festival

13 Wines To Make a Beeline for at Vancouver International Wine Festival

The tasting floor is no place for the weak of heart. You can amble around and (literally) drink it all in or you can act like a pro and zero in on some rarities that...

Valentines Day for the Suave and Swift

Valentines Day for the Suave and Swift

Vancouver's New District has you covered for the big day.

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5 Wines That Represent Their Country Better Than Donald Trump Represents His

5 Wines That Represent Their Country Better Than Donald Trump Represents His

Our head wine judge and wine director at New District fills your wine passport with some new entries.

Which Restaurant Has the Best Wine List in the City?

Which Restaurant Has the Best Wine List in the City?

Easy, it's Vij's. No, wait, it's Burdock and Co. We ponder the merits of both.

5 Bottles of Wine That are Actually a Good Deal in B.C.

5 Bottles of Wine That are Actually a Good Deal in B.C.

We compare B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch prices to one U.S. mega-retailer.

Try This Chinese New Year-Inspired Grand Marnier and Orange Juice Cocktail

Try This Chinese New Year-Inspired Grand Marnier and Orange Juice Cocktail

Ring in the Year of the Rooster with this citrusy Matinee Marnier cocktail.

The Only Scotch Guide You’ll Ever Need

The Only Scotch Guide You’ll Ever Need

Forget tasting notes—this is how to really figure out what your choice of whisky says about you.

Wine 101: How to Read a Burgundian Wine Label

Wine 101: How to Read a Burgundian Wine Label

Do you know the difference between a Bourgogne and a Beaune?