It has been a busy, fun-filled summer at Mt. Boucherie Family Estate Winery (829 Douglas Road, West Kelowna) but there is still time to jump on the excitement and soak some sun at one of the most picturesque and respected family-owned wineries in West Kelowna. Complementing the sweeping views of vineyards, mountains and Okanagan Lake from their wine shop patio, the Gidda family has added a red sails picnic area and a deluxe event tent to the winery, creating an even more exciting venue to enjoy great wine, fine food and good friends.
Mt. Boucherie invites the world to experience the very best of the Okanagan at their estate winery this summer. This is wine country, your way.
Summer Events Calendar:
Get bendy – there are many opportunities: August 24, 31, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28
(11:00am to 12 noon)
Why: Join Barb Vermassen for an outdoor yoga class featuring a glassof wine and a sandwich from a local bakery.
Sunday, August 17 (1:00 to 4:00pm)
Why: Join Feast of Fields on a 4-hour wandering harvest festival to support our strong community of city and farm folks that play a part in getting food on our table. Local wine and artisan food are available to showcase the best of BC chefs, farmers, fishers, brewers, ranchers, any all other food producers across the province.
Saturday, August 23 (5:30 to 8:30pm)
Why: Enjoy live musical entertainment as you devour an authentic family-style German dinner prepared by Illichmann’s Gourmet Foods, perfectly paired with the aromatic and food-friendly wines of Mt. Boucherie.
Saturday, September 20 (5:30 to 8:30pm)
Why: Enjoy BC wine paired with a family-style multi-course meal showcasing the unique spices and flavours of Sri Lanka at the beautiful Mt. Boucherie vineyard in West Kelowna, BC.
Saturday, October 4 (12:00 to 4:00pm)
Why: Relax, picnic on some hors d’oeuvres, and sip on a glass of award-winning wine while mingling with Mt. Boucherie winemaker, Jim Faulkner. Then stroll along the beautiful, breezy Mt. Boucherie vineyard to view grape crushing and pressing.
The Tasting Room Is Open:
May 1 to October 31: 10am – 6pm (seven days a week)
November 1 to April 30: 11am – 5pm (seven days a week)
The tasting room provides an intimate space to sip, swirl and sample wines as well as a seasonal picnic deck with stunning views and picnic grounds under the winery’s custom red sails canopy.
West Kelowna Winery Adds to Busy 2014 Event Schedule