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October 2015 Newsletter and Harvest Update

2015 Harvest Update At time of writing this newsletter, our vineyard team has harvested some amazing Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Merlot. President Chris Wyse confirmed that all indications are for 2015 to be a stellar vintage. The brix (amount of sugar in the grapes) at time of harvest has been excellent, and the…
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Save the date – Thursday October 8th 2015

Special Events – Proprietor’s Harvest Dinner The Sonora Room Restaurant is pleased to announce that they will once again host our annual Proprietor’s Harvest Dinner on Thursday, October 8th, 2015 as part of the Okanagan Fall Wine Festival. An autumn wine reception will be followed by a scrumptious five-course menu featuring fresh local ingredients paired…
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June 2015 Newsletter and wine release

Vineyard Update – June 2015: The 2015 growing season started with a bang! Due to nice warm temperatures that started early and carried on all spring, virtually every farm in the South Okanagan ‎is 2 weeks ahead of growth compared to an average year. The sad news is that the early winter deep freeze that allowed…
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April 2015 Newsletter and wine release

Vineyard update – April 2015: Grape growers in the South Okanagan have been very lucky so far this winter not to have experienced extremely cold temperatures which can cause damage in the vineyard. The next two months are very important, however, as the vines will gradually come out of dormancy and start “budburst”. During this…
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2014 Vineyard Update

The South Okanagan experienced a relatively mild winter this year, with only a few small uneventful cold snaps. We expect the vines will wake up healthy from their winter rest. Over the last three years, mild winters have ensured healthy harvests and we anticipate that 2014 will be no exception. ip list One of the…
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