The Big Taste, running from March 2-11, features over 90 Calgary restaurants, which offer three-course and five-course meals with wine pairings, often from B.C. - at least in restaurants owned by Sal Howell, such as The River Cafe and Deane House.
I wrote the same thing to Premier Rachel Notley some time ago and her reply indicated that Alberta already has considerably more refinery capacity than I realized.
Alberta's fight with B.C. began nearly a month ago, when B.C. Premier John Horgan announced the province planned to suspend taking additional oil from Alberta until it was sure B.C.'s coastline and waterways were safe from catastrophic oil spills.
That's resulted in an end to Alberta's two week wine boycott, and a truce between the provinces - for now.
"The B.C. government is now trying to break the rules of Confederation and ignore the national climate plan, choosing to agree with only parts of the federal decision".
Now it will ask the courts to decide whether it has the jurisdictional authority to carry through on its edict - a question the courts will nearly certainly answer with an emphatic no.
The foundation is a registered charity dedicated to defending constitutional rights and freedoms in the court or through public opinion. "In other words, I'm confident the constitution will be upheld and we will see the last of these ridiculous threats".
The news followed shortly after B.C. Premier John Horgan revealed his government is seeking clarification on the legality of its pipeline opposition in the courts.
The government expects that will take several weeks to complete.
And B.C.'s wine industry says the retail value of the sector in Alberta is $160 million and approximately 30 per cent of wine sold in Alberta is produced or bottled in B.C.
The embargo was announced in early February by as a response to BC talk of delaying movement of diluted bitumen to the Lower Mainland.
When asked which province - B.C., which wants to delay the project for environmental reasons, or Alberta, which wants to avoid delays for economic reasons - is making the more compelling argument, Canadians were evenly split 50-50.
"The idea that pipelines are a divisive issue is nearly a cliché in Canada today, but the results of this study drive home just how divided the country really is", the Angus Reid Institute said in the report. "We remain concerned that any provincial government believes it has the constitutional authority to impose trade bans on Canadian products based on their place of origin".
The BC Wine Institute president goes on to say that the 276 wineries and 923 grape growers in the province provide over 12,000 people with jobs, and due to the continued political situation, they are now at risk.
Premier Horgan reiterated the value of the industry in his statement yesterday.
"In my opinion, Alberta is clearly violating both section 121 and its trade obligations, and harming small businesses, including small Alberta businesses", he says.
The letter was intercepted before reaching the couple but a full security scare was sparked over fears it could contain anthrax . More: Will Priyanka Chopra be Meghan Markle's bridesmaid? St James's Palace and Kenginston Palace have refused to comment.
There is so much that we can do to help people before it reaches that point, and I urge you please stay focused on that as well. On March 24, students are planning a protest march in Washington , with similar sister rallies planned across the country.
Four Democratic Governors say they're not waiting for President Trump or Congress to come up with a solution for gun violence. Why? There's plenty of talk about how to prevent mass shootings like the one last week at a school in Parkland , Florida.
Porter was scheduled to visit his spinal surgeon in Dallas on Thursday for a follow-up on his November surgery. Thursday is the day Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin pointed out last week when discussing Porter's status.
Instead, the State Department confirmed that consular offices in Jerusalem will be renovated and given the title of "embassy". One official said plans for May were simple: "A sign will be put up identifying the facility as the United States embassy".
Schneider added that Pai has received death threats and that his "property has been invaded by the George Soros crowd". Prior recipients have included Vice-President Mike Pence and radio host Rush Limbaugh.
Arsenal , at the Emirates, have lost just once in the last 27 matches since losing to Bayern last season. We don't want to repeat last season, so we are trying to fight to get our place in the Champions League .
The delegation said the concentration of meldonium found in Krushelnitckii's sample suggested he would not have derived a benefit. The CAS said that the results obtained by the team of Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation in the event are disqualified.
Israeli media have alleged that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's confidant, Shlomo Filber, will testify against him. Allegations of corruption have dogged Netanyahu for the past two decades, but he has never been charged with a crime.
She said the us will not change its decision on December 6 to move the USA embassy to Jerusalem, a move that has frozen U.S. US officials have said that the embassy could move as soon as next year.
Rams agree to trade for CB Peters
With the added players in the secondary on their way, the Chiefs may have felt they had enough depth to trade Peters. It was later reported that his suspension by the team was also in part due to a spat with a coach .
Larry Nance Jr. to wear his dad's retired No. 22 with Cavs
And it didn't help the Cavs in that they had a nine day layoff between their last game and their first practice after the break. They're one of the most prolific 3-point shooting teams in the league and should bounce back following their rare off-night.
Indicted Missouri governor to skip DC meeting
Eric Greitens is stepping down from the group's executive committee following his indictment stemming from an extramarital affair. Greitens and GOP lawmakers have often clashed, with him comparing some to third-graders and labeling them "career politicians".
Ivanka Trump set to watch some Olympic events
She was chatting with members of the delegation including South Korea First Lady Kim Jung-suk, while watching from the box. Like Pence, Ivanka Trump is not scheduled to meet any North Korean officials during her visit to Seoul and Pyeongchang.
YouTube removes video claiming Florida survivor is actor
Marco Rubio, R-Florida came forward in defense of the student on social media as the false theories continued circulating. But he said he would not presume to tell the students what to do, especially after what they witnessed.
McDonald's to bring back Szechuan sauce nationwide
By the end of the episode, he seems to go insane as he tells Morty that he will one day get more of the precious Szechuan sauce. So now the Adult Swim series has not only brought back a dipping sauce from the dead, it's led to a podcast about said sauce.