Wines of the South Okanagan: Taste them again for the first time
Discover a wine region with the vibrancy of youth blessed by a legacy of experience. Explore fine wines paired with a farm-to-table culinary scene second to none.
Vines planted over 50 years ago sway beside new plantings – old world and new world varietals. Some plantings replace former orchards and gardens while others make new sites arable for grape growing.
The roughly 150 wineries of the South Okanagan are eclectic. Some wineries have generations of family winemaking experience from France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Australia and New Zealand. Many families first farmed gardens, orchards and then vineyards. Others left divergent careers to answer the call.
Leave the bustle behind to unveil the stories of these talented folks and their wines.
Small lot wines, each vintage offers its own enchanting nuances. Taste them again for the first time.