Two stories from the early years of what was then known as Summerhill Estate Winery are now integral chapters in the history of the Okanagan wine industry. First was when Steve Cipes, not so long after relocating his wife, Wendy, and four sons to Kelowna from New York, donned … [Read more...] about Summerhill Pyramid Winery Celebrates 25th Harvest year
The old adage that you can’t judge a book by its cover does not apply at Oliver Twist Estate Winery, where they put barrels of thought and effort into their wine labels. Brightly coloured and sassy, the label fronts look like throwbacks to those 1960s pop art music posters, … [Read more...] about Oliver Twist Estate Winery – Fun on the Outside, Delicious on the Inside
Big and small, River Stone Estate Winery is something of an anomaly in the wine world. Tucked into a gem of a property just off Tucelnuit Road in Oliver, River Stone is still a small enough producer to qualify as a participant in the popular Garagiste North—The Small Guys Wine … [Read more...] about River Stone Estate Winery – Big visions, big commitment, big results
Behind the Roaring 20s theme at Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery in Kaleden is a steady stream of award-winning wines. Operating a winery with only occasional help in the vineyard keeps owners Gerry and Sue Thygesen busy year-round, but always offer an enthusiastic welcome a to a … [Read more...] about Kraze Legz Vineyard And Winery– Go Kraze!
With most of the wines now available for purchase having won medal honours in various competitions this year (all 5 entries won medals at the Savour NorthWest Wine Awards), Serendipity Winery continues its run of great vintages. But for owner Judy Kingston, the best measure of … [Read more...] about Serendipity Winery • A Mouth-Watering Affair Between Food And Wine