This weekend’s frigid weather will have you reaching for a glass of red.
There’s no better way to honour the late Harry McWatters than to toast his incredible life and contribution to the Okanagan wine industry with a vintage from one of his wineries – Time, McWatters Collection or Evolve.
The Southern Interior’s major skihills have a full schedule of summer events designed to appeal to everyone from sports enthusiasts to hikers/cyclists to arts and culture lovers.
From McIntrye Bluff to the Canada-U.S. border, from the Black Sage Bench to the Golden Mile Bench and everywhere in between, Oliver and Osoyoos are pure South Okanagan wine region eye candy.
Revered as much in modern times as in ancient, chocolate is a true indulgent pleasure. It’s the ultimate show of affection, craved by many to avail stress, touted by others for its health properties and for me, a comforting repast.
KELOWNA - Twenty years ago, St. Hubertus and Oak Bay Estate Winery in Kelowna was a small family operation where the odd vino lover would drop by for a sip, swirl and picnic on its 32 hectares of picturesque land.
Ruby Blues Winery proprietor Prudence Mahrer, left, raises a glass with manager Charlie Utz, one of her original employees, at a 10-year anniversary party hosted by the winery. Ruby Blues is located on the Naramata Bench and is famous for its retro Volkswagen van.
Okanagan winemakers will ask for more shelf space in government liquor stores and supermarkets to make up for Alberta’s boycott of their products.
Donita Dyer who recently assumed her duties as coordinator for Summerland’s Bottle Neck Drive Association is looking forward to the association’s 7th Annual Light Up the Vines this weekend.