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The Wine Diva returns with a bag of summer wines ..and Rob Clark & Ocean Wise celebrate 10 years with All Star chefs at River Cafe in Calgary.



The Wine Diva

The Wine Diva

The Wine Diva – Daenna van Mulligen loved her Summer Wines..  www.winediva.ca

light crisp white, yummy full-bodied Chards and Viognier, bubbles and rose.

plus reds that take the heat well.

A toast to Summer

A toast to Summer

ALL pre tasted and tested.Guest wineries included:

  • Painted Rock Chardonnay
  • Black Hills Alibi
  • Moon cursor  Afraid of the dark
  • Blue Mountain Blanc de Blancs
  • Le Vieux Pin – Ava
  • Robert Mondavi  Reserve Fume Blanc
  • Haywire  Canyonview Pinot Noir
  • Poplar Grove  Blanc de Noir
  • Tinhorn Creek Oldfield series 2Bench Rose
  • Belle Glos  Oeil de Perdrix  Pinot Noir Blanc
  • Bench 1775  Glow
  • Chateau Bonnet Chenas Beaujolais
  • St – Germain Elderflower Liquor
  • Kono Sauvignon Blanc
  • Tyrrell’s Wines Vat 1  Semillion  Hunter Valley 


Ocean Wise celebrates with all star chefs at River Cafe Calgary


River Cafe

It was the hill that saved River Cafe

Our friend Rob Clark, the much honoured and awarded  Vancouver chef hosted 7 of his friends, the star chefs of Calgary in a celebration of 10 years of Ocean Wise sustainable seafood.

Chef Rob Clark

Chef Rob Clark

It’s the kind of gathering you would expect in Vancouver but to see this kind of passion for our oceans in land locked Alberta is remarkable.

Ocean Wise Poster

Ocean Wise Poster

It was Rob Clark who helped t create the wildly successful Spot Prawn Festival and then focused on saving our ocean fisheries through Ocean Wise and the Vancouver Aquarium, guest chefs include

Andrew Winfield – River Cafe

Darren MacLean – Shokunin

Daniel Northcott – Catch

Duncan Ly  – Yellow Door

Eric Giesbrecht   – Oyster Tribe

Paul Rogalski/Jamie Harling – Rouge

Sal Howell = Owner River Cafe

Bruce Soley – River Café Sommelier







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