Dona Sturmanis

You own a manageable two-acre hobby farm in the Okanagan’s divine wine country, its property burgeoning in season with fruit, vegetables and herbs. more

Apr 10, 2016 12:00 AM Articles


Photo by Kim Elsasser

Every year close to 30,000 visitors from around the world ride Summerland’s Kettle Valley Steam Railway. more

Feb 16, 2016 12:45 PM Articles


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You never know how far you can go when you decide to make wine in your apartment. Such was exactly the case when brothers-in-law Bob Ferguson and Tim Watts, who wanted to grow grapes as a hobby, decided in 1986 to buy a small piece of land. more

Feb 16, 2016 11:53 AM Articles

It comes as no surprise that Jennifer Schell wrote this sumptuous book celebrating cuisine from British Columbia’s West Coast and its creators. more

Feb 12, 2016 12:00 AM News

Summerland’s Okanagan Crush Pad is a progressive winery that has made bold business moves, resulting in impressive accolades in the three years since it began. more

Jul 10, 2014 1:12 PM Articles

The wineries of the Shuswap, north of the Okanagan, are becoming known for their award-winning “cool climate” wines, unique location and distinctive terroir. more

Jun 10, 2014 2:32 PM Articles

Craft cideries have been popping up around B.C. in the last several years. What they produce is not what many Canadians have typically experienced. more

Sep 25, 2013 5:02 PM Articles

White Gold - Wild Goose takes flight by marrying tradition with technology. more

Oct 16, 2012 3:45 PM Articles