Prepare to be amazed. Not only by 50th Parallel’s unique, award-winning wines, but by their newly completed facilities. A 200-metre-long building, constructed of concrete and steel at one end, evolves into glass at the other. A 12-metre, one-of-a-kind cantilevered canopy floats … [Read more...] about MEET ME AT THE 50TH
Any visit to Gray Monk Estate Winery in Lake Country is cause for celebration, but this year it is extra special. The Heiss family is celebrating what they’ve called their 35-45-55 anniversary. It has been 55 years since proprietors George Sr. and Trudy Heiss tied the knot, … [Read more...] about Gray Monk’s Winning Combination: 35-45-55!
Spring is all about anticipation, and there’s plenty to look forward to in Vernon - cycling, hiking, and of course good food and drink. This spring, visitors can introduce their palates to some exciting new tastes along Vernon’s Tasting Trail. On March 30th, Okanagan … [Read more...] about Spring Palates Awaken on Vernon’s Tasting Trail
When you visit Gray Monk Estate Winery in Lake Country, you enter a vibrant world of color and the quintessential Okanagan view, with lush vines framing the shores of Okanagan Lake. Along with the superb wines, it is an experience that entices locals and visitors alike to sip … [Read more...] about Gray Monk– A History Of Excellent Winemaking
There is a certain je ne sais quoi about visiting 50th Parallel Estate Winery that makes you feel completely and utterly alive. Maybe it’s the 16 hours of sunlight that bathes the stunning lakeside location on the east slopes of Lake Okanagan; perhaps it’s the unstoppable, … [Read more...] about Unparalleled Energy At 50th Parallel