New Member Wineries for 2018:
Adega on 45th - adegaon45.com
7311-45th St. Osoyoos BC Tel: 250-495-6243
Originally tree fruit growers in the south Okanagan valley since 1966, the folks at Adega on 45th began growing premium grapes in 2009. Old world charm meets new world technology.
Bartier Brothers - bartierbros.com
4815 Rygrass Rd. Oliver BC Tel: 250-809-5808
Same great winery in their new location.
Black Hills - blackhillswinery.com
4190 Black Sage Rd. Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-0666
27 acres of vineyard on Black Sage Road established in 1996, home to world class facilities completed in 2012: a 3,000 square foot tasting area and wine shop.
Blue Sky - blueskywinery.ca
11621 87th St. Osoyoos BC Tel: 250-495-1777
Meet the family in their brand new tasting room!
Bordertown - bordertownwinery.com
9140 92nd Ave, Osoyoos BC Tel: 1-866-949-4210
Nestled in the heart of Osoyoos, a border town that has long been celebrated for rich soil and brilliant sunshine. Bordertown is a new generation winery that strives to showcase the distinct regional characters of Osoyoos fruit.
Burrowing Owl - bovwine.ca
500 Burrowing Owl Place, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-0620 Toll Free: 877-498-0620
Vineyards planted in 1993, and the first vintage was produced from those vines in 1997. Now with 140 acres of vineyards, a 10-room guest house, pool, wine shop, and restaurant.
C.C. Jentsch Cellars - ccjentschcellars.com
4522 Hwy 97, Oliver BC Tel: 778-439-2091
A multi-generational farming family, the Jentschs took their expertise growing grapes all the way to the bottle, opening their own winery the summer of 2013. C.C. Jentsch – the “J” is pronounced “Y”.
Castoro de Oro - castorodeoro.com
4004 Hwy 97, Oliver BC Tel: 250-495-4991
The eight-acre home vineyard was planted in 1981, producing fewer than 2,000 cases per year. Owners Bruno Kelle and Stella Schmidt purchased the winery in 2006.
CheckMate Artisinal Winery - checkmatewinery.com
4799 Wild Rose St, Oliver BC Tel: 250.707.2299
Five different vineyard sites, five different locations, each an expression of their soil and mesoclimate. Featuring some of the oldest vines in the Okanagan with plantings from as early at 1973.
Church & State (Coyote Bowl) - churchandstatewines.com
4516 Ryegrass Rd, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-2700
60 acres on the Black Sage Bench, with 30 acres contracted throughout the Okanagan and Similkameen valleys and 11 acres on the Saanich Peninsula (west coast).
Covert Farms - covertfarms.ca
300 Covert Place, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-9463
The Covert family has farmed in the area since 1959. The winery was originally founded in 2005; vineyards are almost fully transitioned to organic status and farmed with biodynamic practices in mind.
Culmina - culmina.ca
4790 Wild Rose Street, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-0789
Culmina Family Estate Winery is the result of a lifetime of experience in the wine industry for Don, Elaine and Sara Triggs. Having worked in the industry for a combined 40+ years, Don and Elaine began in 2006 with a simple goal: to make the highest quality wines possible from their own family estate.
Desert Hills - deserthills.ca
4078 Black Sage Rd. Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-6664
Three brothers with one dream: Randy, Jessie, and Dave Toor learned the business working in the vineyards. Proceeds from winery tastings go toward building and maintaining a sports stadium in India.
Fairview Cellars - fairviewcellars.ca
989 Cellar Rd. Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-2211
Owner and winemaker Bill Eggert tends a 10-acre of vineyard adjacent to a golf course, near what was – in gold mining days – the original town of Fairview. Known for big reds built to go the distance.
Gehringer Brothers - gehringerwines.ca
876 Road 8, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-3537 Toll Free: 1-800-784-6304
One of the Okanagan’s original grape-growers, Gehringer Brothers purchased their current vineyard site in 1981. Brothers Walter and Gordon studied winemaking in Germany in the 1970s.
Gold Hill - goldhillwinery.com
3502 Fruitvale Way, Oliver BC Tel: 250-495-8152
Brothers Sant and Gurbachan Gill come from a background of agriculture and farming, going back generations. They have 65 acres of vines, and have been making wine since 2009. This family owned winery opened in 2011.
Hester Creek - hestercreek.com
877 Rd. 8, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-4435 Toll Free: 1-866-498-4435
The estate has 105 acres on the Golden Mile Bench, some of which was planted in 1968. The winery has 6 guest villas, a 4,000 square foot guest centre, and state-of-the-art production facility.
Here's The Thing - www.heresthethingvineyards.com
4700 Black Sage Rd, Oliver, BC Tel: 604.329.9547
Owners Janice & Leah are opening their 11.5 acre piece of heaven on May 2018. Located on Ryegrass Road just 1.5 kilometres north of Church & State and a few hundred metres south of Bartier Bros.
Hidden Chapel - hiddenchapelwinery.com
482 Pinehill Rd., Oliver BC Tel: 250-490-6000
A small, boutique winery offering a unique experience from the tasting room with a great selection of wines, to touring the underground wine cellar, & visiting the Hidden Chapel nestled in the pines amongst beautiful gardens. Tasting is believing!
Inniskillin - inniskillin.com
7857 Tucelnuit Drive, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-4500 Toll Free: 1-866-455-0559
With vineyards in Ontario and British Columbia, Inniskillin has opportunity to produce a wide variety of grapes. Growing in the Okanagan since 1994, this site explores regional terroir with its Discovery Series.
Intersection - xwine.ca
450 Road 8, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-4054
The original 10-acre site was transitioned from orchard to vineyard in 2005. Located at the ‘intersection’ of Highway 97, the name reflects both the practicalities of location and philosophical intersecting of lifestyle.
Jackson-Triggs - jacksontriggswinery.com
7857 Tucelnuit Drive, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-4500 Toll Free: 1-866-455-0559
Surrounded in almost every direction by lakes, mountains, vineyards, and desert to the far south, the Okanagan estate vineyard covers 410 acres of some of the most rugged beauty found in British Columbia.
Kismet - kismetestatewinery.com
9580 Road 20, Oliver BC Tel: 250-408-9800
Having grown grapes for the last 20 years they have established themselves as one of the premier award winning grape growers in the valley. Their story started with their family immigrating from India in the 1990's and making Okanagan home.
La Casa Bianca - lacasabianca.ca
7249 Highway 97 N, Oliver, BC Tel: 250.689.2790
La Casa Bianca Winery is a ‘Family Friendly’ winery that is nestled in the South Okanagan Valley. It is named after our daughter ‘Bianca’, as well as our White House on our Vineyard. We find that our sustainable agricultural methods presents us with the finest grapes which are artfully crafted into a wine with no additives, apart from minimal sulphites.
Lariana - larianacellars.com
8310, 2nd Ave, Osoyoos BC Tel: 250-498-9259
Their garage-style winery is located alongside their 5 acre vineyard. Their story began decades ago with 10 acres of property on Osoyoos Lake, located at the southern most tip of the Okanagan Valley. Originally known as Shady Lagoon Campsite, the lakeside remains an RV Park while the upper portion has changed from orchard to vineyard.
Maverick - maverickwine.ca
3974 HWY 97, Oliver BC Tel: 778-437-3133
The goal at Maverick is to create wines with a sense of place. The winery has 48 acres near Osoyoos and another 12 acres close to Oliver. It's owned by four partners, all originating from South Africa.
Montakarn - montakarn.ca
5462 Black Sage Road, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-7709
"Our wines represent Garys heart and soul. The tastes, aromas and subtleties of our wines....speak to Montakarns Thai culture "the land of smiles'...our wines are sure to make you smile."
Moon Curser - mooncurser.com
3628 Hwy 3 East, Osoyoos BC Tel: 250-495-5161
The six-acre home vineyard is located in Osoyoos, a border town that has long been celebrated for the rich soil and brilliant sunshine. During the gold rush, the moon curser was a gold-smuggling miner who worked under the cover of night.
Nk’Mip Cellars - nkmipcellars.com
1400 Rancher Creek Road, Osoyoos BC Tel: 250-495-2985
Owned and operated by the Osoyoos Indian Band, Nk’Mip Cellars (pronounced “in-ka-meep”) is located on 1,200 acres of band land. The adjoining resort offers a restaurant, conference facilities, accommodation, and golf course. There’s also an interpretive cultural centre is on site.
Oliver Twist - olivertwistwinery.com
398 Lupine Lane, Oliver BC Tel: 250-485-0227
17 acres located on the Black Sage Bench, planted with seven varietals. The winery is owned and operated by the Haberman and Mitchell families.
Pipe Dreams - pipedreamswinery.com
168 Sportsman Bowl Road, Oliver BC Tel:250-485-4192
Platinum Bench - platinumbench.com
4120 Black Sage Rd, Oliver BC Tel: 250-535-1165
Along with offering award winning wines, here at Platinum Bench, they offer the unique experience of having an on-site artisan bread bakery.
Quinta Ferreira - quintaferreira.com
6094 Black Sage Rd, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-4756
Family owned and operated winery on the Black Sage Bench. Originally tree fruit growers, the Ferreira family now cares for 20 acres of estate vineyards.
River Stone - riverstoneestatewinery.ca
143 Buchanan Drive, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-7798
Owners Ted and Lorraine Kane tend 9.5 acres of estate land on the edge of Tuc-el-Nuit Lake in Oliver. The grapes in their vineyard were once available to other BC wineries, but are now the main focus of River Stone.
Road 13 - road13vineyards.com
799 Ponderosa Road, Oliver, BC Tel: 250-498-8330 Toll Free: 1-8666-498-8330
Purchased in 2003 by Pam & Mick Luckhurst, this Golden Mile Bench winery boasts some of the oldest Chenin Blanc vines in Canada (planted in 1968).
Rust Wine Co. - rustwine.com
4444 Golden Mile Drive, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-3276
The Rust Wine Company is born of the soil and inspired by REJUVENATION.
From OLD VINE sites - some over 50 years of age - we have raised WINES WITH PURPOSE in order to CELEBRATE the emerging BC wine industry.
Silver Sage - silversagewinery.com
4852 ryegrass road, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-0310
25 estate acres were purchased in 1996. Husband and wife Victor and Anna Manola operated the winery until 2002, when a tragic accident took Victor’s life. Anna has taken over duties of winemaker, and continues to run the winery with her family. Newly added luxury B&B suites and event facilities are available.
Stoneboat - stoneboatvineyards.com
365 Orchard Grove Lane, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-2226
A family owned and operated artisan wine producer on the Black Sage Bench, specializing in small lots of premium Pinot varietals.
Tinhorn Creek - tinhorn.com
537 Tinhorn Creek Road, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-3743 Toll Free: 1- 888-484-6467
The winery is a partnership between the Shaunessy and Oldfield families, started in 1993. It now boasts 150 acres on the Golden Mile and Black Sage benches, has an annual summer concert series, and Miradoro Restaurant, owned and operated by Manuel Ferriera (of Le Gavroche in Vancouver).
vinAmité - vinAmiteCellars.com
5381 Hwy 97, Oliver BC Tel: 250-498-2234
vinAmité: Harmony, a meeting of minds, a joining of Old World and New World approaches, a family of wines for family and friends. Living in harmony with each other and with our wines is felt by customers who visit us and get to know our wines.
Young & Wyse - youngandwysewine.com
9503 12th Avenue, Osoyoos BC Tel: 250-495-3245
The winery is owned and operated by winemaker Stephen Wyse and partner Michelle Young, with estate vineyards near the Osoyoos/US border.