Forbidden Fruit is thrilled about participating at both the Osoyoos and Downtown Penticton Farmers Markets every Saturday since the licencing changes came into effect this summer. Their delectable organic orchard fruit and grape wines are now available for tasting and … [Read more...] about Forbidden Fruit wowing taste buds at local Farmer’s Markets
(pictured:Winner at this year’s Similkameen BBQ King Competition Chef Lee Humphries (r) with Chef Damien Mischkinis (l) from LOCAL Lounge & Grill in Summerland – wine pairing with George Hanson (centre). Photo: ET2 Media.) Just visiting Seven Stones winery in … [Read more...] about Annual WineMaker’s Dinner in the Wine Caves Coming up!
(pictured: Steve gets some love from farm dog Blue.) As an Okanagan resident, I’m amazed how many unexplored opportunities lie waiting nearby. This summer, I’ll be a “stay-cationer,” experiencing things people the world over travel here to enjoy. First … [Read more...] about Celebrate the Art of Life at Forbidden Fruit Winery
Organic. Orgasmic. Out-of-this-world. These are just a few things I’ve heard people (including myself) say when describing the unbelievably great wines of Forbidden Fruit. Based on a 142-acre certified organic orchard and vineyard along the banks of the Similkameen … [Read more...] about Heaven on Earth at Forbidden Fruit Winery
Let’s call it wine crowdsourcing. Orofino Vineyards has only six acres of vines, pruned hard to optimize quality, yet produces 5,200 cases of extraordinary wine per year. Even high-yielding vineyards couldn’t get so many bottles from so few acres. It works at … [Read more...] about Exceptional Single Vineyard Wines From Orofino