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Okanagan Crush Pad is well known for bringing innovation to the Okanagan wine industry, starting out as the first custom crush facility and contract winery in the province, and later pioneering concrete tanks for wine production. Read more

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Becker Vineyard

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Few wineries have seen as much anticipation as the new 45,000 square foot, fully organic Phantom Creek Estates facility on the Black Sage Bench in Oliver. 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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Unknown Object First up: Canadian contemporary figurative sculptor David Robinson will showcase three of his creations, including his extraordinary work, Equestrian, at Liquidity Wines this summer. It is on display now until the end of the 2019 Read more

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Ask Dick Cleave, one of the South Okanagan’s leading vineyard managers for over 44 years, to recommend a white grape variety, he answers without hesitation: Sauvignon Blanc. Read more

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Melissa Giesbrecht

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Melissa Giesbrecht grew up riding horses at J-Bar Ranch, which her grandfather John Giesbrecht built with his wife Bea after buying the Yarrow (Chilliwack) property in the 60s. Read more

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Jeff Hundertmark, Winemaker at Mt Boucherie Winery.

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Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery has announced Jeff Hundertmark will be taking over as head winemaker at both the original winery as well as its Rust Wine Co. operation in Oliver. Read more

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Maybe it takes an awesome celebration to help us realize what a unique and special slice of the world we live in. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Nk’Mip Vineyards (NKV), a large contingent of Osoyoos Indian Band (OIB) members and wine industry Read more

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The team at The BC Wine Cider & Spirits Festival have named Marjorie Kingas their newest team member in the position of Judging Manager. Read more

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Blue Grouse

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Blue Grouse Estate Winery is starting the new year with tremendous recognition for its quality! Read more

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Singletree Winery is proud to share they have captured a Business Excellence Award for Best Tourism Experience. Read more

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Corcelettes Estate Winery has recently acquired a large parcel of land on the Keremeos Upper Bench in the Similkameen Valley. The current Estate is nestled against the black rocks east of the Village of Keremeos. The new property wraps around the Est Read more

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Black Hills Estate Winery is excited to announce its new head winemaker, Ross Wise. Wise brings with him a breadth of expertise to the role of head winemaker at Black Hills Estate Winery. Read more

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Harvest

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Wine grape growers had to stay on top of their vine management in order to have a solid season according to the experience of Val Tait, general manager and winemaker with Bench 1775 on the Naramata Bench. She knows full well there are no two identica Read more

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Autumn View in Okanagan Falls

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It seems the one constant in Canada's wine industry is growth. While the seasons change, and the climate changes, Canada continues to see strong and lasting growth in acres planted, number of wineries, wine prices, revenues and profits. Our country i Read more

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Great Estates Wine

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The opening of Great Estates Wine Experience Centre this fall adds credence to Penticton’s claim to fame as the principal stepping stone to South Okanagan wine country. Conveniently located at street level in an annex to the Penticton Lakeside Resort Read more

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When a group of investors acquired the property now called Liquidity Wines in 2009, “it was nothing but dirt and vines,” says Ian MacDonald, one of the founding partners and Liquidity’s president. Read more

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Harry McWatters and Christa Lee-McWatters

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To describe Time simply as an urban winery does not do justice to Harry McWatters’ latest endeavor. The completion of Time Winery involves the transformation of the historic Pen-mar movie theatre on Main Street in downtown Penticton into a cutting ed Read more

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Wine drinkers will be able to easily identify bottles of wine from Okanagan Falls now that the area is officially recognized for its wine production. Read more

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Okanagan Crush Pad in Summerland is launching a new wine label, Free Form, that celebrates the winery earning organic certification for its cellar. The winery has achieved certification under the Pacific Agricultural Certification Society (PACS) Read more

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