Monte Creek Ranch Estate Winery

Across the South Thompson River from the aptly named Lion’s Head Bench sits a winery with distinctive (or perhaps dubious) origins. It’s not so much the roots of Kamloops-based Monte Creek Ranch Winery that raise an eyebrow or two, but the link the l Read more


Inside this issue we feature Innovative products, ideas and methods. From using satellite imagery to ‘seed to sale’ software, technology is changing the agricultural industry. Find stories inside by Michael Botner, Tom Walker and Ronda Payne. Read more


The competition medal winner for most unique wine surely goes to Monte Creek Ranch winery’s innovative, non-vintage Haskap Berry Wine. The Japanese name for the Ainu people of northern Japan, haskap berry is also known as Edible Blue Honeysuckle. Read more


Four winery updates and wine reviews by Michael Botner. Stag’s Hollow 2015 Dolcetto, Conviction 2015 “The Industrialist” Sovereign Opal, Mt. Boucherie Estate 2013 Family Reserve Syrah, Monte Creek Ranch 2015 Hands Up Red. Read more


The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society is pleased to announce its new board of directors for the coming year. Read more