An up-to-date look at one of the fastest-growing New World wine regions. British Columbia has some of Canada's best grape-growing conditions -- about 7,500 acres of the province are vineyards. Wineries are opening up all over the province and turning out award-winning vintages, making British Columbia a key player in the international wine scene. This revised and updated edition of The Wineries of British Columbia is a comprehensive guide to the wineries of this thriving wine industry. Acclaimed wine writer John Schreiner profiles 175 established and newer wineries, offering lively winery histories, fascinating interviews with vintners, recommended wines and contact information.