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Who is Winecouver? We’ll never tell!

She tries to caution him against it; he loves to make his opinions loudly known.

She’s been published in a national daily newspaper; he’s never had his name in print.

She is a finance director by day; he is a business analyst.

She’s an Aussie; he’s a Canadian.

They’re both WSET Certified having passed their Advanced Certification with Distinction. He has decided to pursue his WSET Diploma and is currently enrolled.

They both love wine.

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Disclaimer: neither of us is in the “wine business”, nor involved in the selling or promotion of wine. We are your everyday wine consumer and our aim is to bring you honest reviews and insight on the Vancouver wine scene.

Wine truths

“Wine is the most civilized thing in the world.”
by Ernest Hemingway

Wine Ratings

★☆☆☆☆ - Poor quality. Avoid. Save your money. Between 80-84 points.

★★☆☆☆ - Average quality or poor value. Between 84-88 points. Some expensive wines are downgraded for bad value.

★★★☆☆ - Good. Between 88-92 points. Or a good value on the lower end of the point scale.

★★★☆☆ - Excellent quality. Between 92-96 points. Or a cheap yet good quality wine which is excellent value.

★★★☆☆ - Outstanding, best examples in the world. Between 96 and 100 points. A perfect wine.