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Taco Vino – A Mexican themed wine, cider & spirits tasting is set to take over the brand new Jaguar Land Rover dealership at 839 Finns Road the evening of October 19th. Read more

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It’s summer in the Okanagan, which means sunshine, outdoor eats, and (of course) local wine! If you’re wondering where you can get all three of these at once, then look no further Read more

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Farming Karma

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One day last year, Rutland fruit grower Karmjit (Karm) Gill called over the fence into the vineyard of his neighbour, Anthony Lewis. “Hey Tony, can you make me some apple juice?” Karm is a top apple and cherry producer, farming 120 acres, shipping to Read more

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Little Creek Dressing of Kelowna, BC, hit a major milestone this year, becoming the first producer of salad dressings in Western Canada to be certified organic. Read more

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Cidery operations have become a booming business in BC, particularly in the Okanagan Valley, and now another upscale, fully organic cidery has jumped into the market. Read more

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What does a young child do when they see a few toys in a waiting room or playground? They march over and start to play. Read more

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2nd Annual Canada Fruit Festival A festival that celebrates fruit, veggies, music and movement. Read more

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A brand new Gregoire grape harvester in the fields at the St. Hubertus and Oak Bay Estate Winery is a sign of the owner’s philosophy of balancing hard work with an enjoyable quality of life. Read more

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Pinot Noir Festival

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The BC Pinot Noir Celebration returns on August 17 with 35 top Pinot Noir producers joining seven of British Columbia’s top chefs for an unforgettable day of wine and food at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan Campus in Kelowna. Read more

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BC Wine, Cider & Spirits Festival is seriously upping its game this year with an event in Kelowna that’s even cooler than the drinks being served. Read more

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The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative (BCTFC) has purchased 85 acres of land in Kelowna, BC, with the purpose of building a new facility under the Cooperative’s new “One Roof” plan. In conjunction with this purchase, BCTFC has an agreement in place to sell Read more

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Le Cirque de la Nuit

Priti Nilisha Sharma

This event is beyond cool! It is intriguing and exciting and brings BC wine, cider and spirits together under one large roof. Read more

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The Tasting Games is a hilarious blind tasting competition, with a wine-loving audience tasting the same wines as the experts on stage. Read more

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Spring is here and with it brings the Okanagan Wine Festivals Society’s Spring Wine Festival, taking place across the Okanagan from May 1 – May 12, 2019. The Spring Wine Festival will feature over 90 wine-centric events, including five signature even Read more

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Today, Hillcrest Farm is one of the most successful cherry farms and fruit market operations in the Okanagan Valley, if not in Canada, but few people know the farm’s success was sealed through a ‘handshake deal’ Read more

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The big expansion at The Vibrant Vine Tasting Room appears to have paid off, as Vibrant Vine and the associated Okanagan Villa Estate Winery were rated the #1 Winery in Canada by Trip Advisor, the Worlds largest Travel Site with over 600 million revi Read more

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If Mission Hill Family Estate is the Okanagan’s grand cathedral of wine, then Anthony Von Mandl’s newest creation, Martin’s Lane Winery, is a temple dedicated to Pinot Noir and Riesling. Read more

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The Northwest Cider Association’s (NWCA) fourth annual BC Cider Week dates have been confirmed for April 27-May 6, 2018. This ten-day craft cider celebration offers a wide array of craft cider events and festivities throughout British Columbia. BC Read more

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Each year Orchard & Vine Magazine does a survey of our readers to find out how the year in fruit and berry farming went. Read more

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BC’s Minister of Agriculture says the provincial government is willing to look at changes to liquor laws to help grow the emerging craft spirits industry. Read more

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Lisa Olson 0916

Photo by Kim Elsasser

With the real estate boom at its height and rentals at a premium, I’m wondering how many of you have thought of selling your home this year or renting out a downstairs suite or cabin on your property to vacationers? Read more

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