Oliver

   Bartier Bros

  • New winery opening in 2015
  • Inspired by the award winning Okanagan winemaker Michael Bartier

  Black Hills Estate Winery

  • For $20.00, you will enjoy a VIP tasting overlooking their private pool and cabana
  • If you’re looking for a luxurious, relaxed experience, make sure this winery is on your list!
  • Our favourite white is the Alibi, crisp, refreshing with fruity grapefruit flavours or red the flagship Nota Bene

 Burrowing Owl Vineyards

  • Winery is located within one of Canada’s most unique ecosystems, the Sonora Desert
  • Has a beautiful fine dining restaurant, the Sonora Room Restaurant, with a massive patio that wraps around overlooking the Vineyard
  • Stay in their luxurious guest house, located right at the winery

 Cassini Cellars

  • Easy to get to- its located right off the Highway (HWY 97)
  • Beautiful, new tasting room offers unique experience- even get to try their red with some fine chocolate
  • One of my favourite Pinot Gris in BC- pick up a bottle of ‘Mamma Mia’

 Castoro de Oro Estate Winery

  • Vineyard was planted in the 1980s making it one of the oldest in the area
  • One of the smallest wineries in this area, producing less than 2,000 cases per year

   CC Jentsch Cellars

  • New winery to the area

    Church&State Wines

  • Unique tasting room features a long bar and chairs which aims for a more relaxing tasting of their wines
  • Have a new outdoor tasting bar as well
  • Church and State is a balance between the head and the heart, between change and tradition

  Covert Farms Family Estate Winery

  • The large, 600 acre organic farm and country market features a wine shop
  • Winery is located right on the farm which is nestled at the foot of McIntyre Bluff and is the perfect place to bring your kids- they have a kids playground
  • Wines are organic and 100% estate grown
  • Allow time to pick your own produce straight from the farm- there are over 40 different crops to try or pick from the market

  Culmina Family Estate Winery

  • Carefully crafted wines, including new releases of Unicus (Grüner Veltliner), Decora (Riesling), and Saignée (Rosé).
  • All Summer offerings at Culmina involve an in-depth seated tasting. Drop-ins to Reserve Tastings are welcome at regularly scheduled tasting times, but guests are recommended to make an appointment to avoid disappointment upon arrival.
  • Culmina’s Vineyard & Winery Tour provides an in-depth, personal view of the Triggs’ family estate, starting with an explanation of Culmina’s viticultural philosophy in one of the Cabernet Franc blocks, followed by a complete walk-through of the winery to showcase the artistry and technology employed, and finished with a structured, sit-down tasting in the winery’s VIP room overlooking the Fermentation Hall.

 Desert Hills Estate Winery

  • Starting as farmers, the Toor brothers learned the business and started making great wines
  • The Toor family donates proceeds from winery tastings to building and maintaining a sports stadium in India
  • Craft wines that are representative of the terrorist, with a balanced elegance

      Fairview Cellars

  • Boutique winery located on the Reed Creek

  Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery

  • Gehringer brothers from Germany opened this winery back in 1985- making it one of the oldest in Oliver
  • They have an impressive line up of over 20 wines

 Gold Hill Winery

  • Owners and brothers Sant and Gurbachan Gill come from a lifestyle of farming and agriculture passed onto them from generation to generation

 Hester Creek Estate Winery

  • Check the website for details on cooking classes- at the winery, which is our favourite thing to do when we’re in the area
  • Massive picnic area with over 16 tables overlooking Oliver Valley with a great chance of catching a local band play live
  • Pick up a bottle (or 6) of their unique Cabernet Franc Rose

 Hidden Chapel Winery

  • Through the woods near the winery stands a little white chapel- complete with small pews, an alter and stain-glass windows
  • Small, boutique winery with very cool wine labels including White Wedding, the Flying Nun, Shotgun Wedding, and Nuns on the Run
  • Have an underground wine cellar built into the hillside

 Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards

  • Canada’s Original Estate Winery produce premium wines
  • Offers some tasty icewines- be sure to participate in the ultimate icewine tasting experience and tour

   Intersection Winery

  • The opening of this winery was an intersection of lifestyle, quality experiences, great food and friends
  • Produces wine at a decent price

 Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate

  • Canada’s most awarded winery and has been named “Best Canadian Winery”
  • Name is a blend of founders names- Allan Jackson and Don Triggs who established the winery in 1993

 Kismet Estate Winery

  • The family immigrated from India in 1990’s to the Okaganan and started growing grapes and is now one of the premier grape growers in the area
  • Kismet is derived from the Punjabi word “destiny”

 Le Vieux Pin Winery

  • Goal is to make wines that capture the essence of French winemaking tradition, but with the fruit and character of the New World

 Oliver Twist Estate Winery

  • Family owned winery creating award-winning, hand-crafted wines

 Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery

  • Canadian wines with a Portuguese twist

 River Stone Estate Winery

  • Small, family owned and operated winery
  • Grow 4 red Bordeaux varietals-Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Malbec as well as 2 white varietals Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer

 Road 13 Vineyards

  • Opt for an executive tasting in their brand new lounge- you won’t be disappointed
  • Picnic area includes tables out on the grass, overlooking Oliver Valley
  • New Edible Canada market featured in the wine shop, so stock up on all your picnic needs
  • We love their Honest John’s Rose, Stemwinder and Seventy Four K

  Rustico Farm&Cellars

  • Pack a lunch and goodies, and relax with a bottle of ‘Farmers Daughter’ outside the winery in the picnic area
  • Owner Bruce keeps the spirit alive, pours from rustic tasting bar with a cowboy hat on, into mason jar type glasses
  • Always a fun experience at this winery

 Silver Sage Winery

  • Don’t miss this winery on your stop. These ladies put on one fun, informative tasting!
  • Have a variety of popular dessert wines- including the Flame that has a hot red pepper in the bottle
  • Stay right on the winery in their new Silver Sage B&B which includes a bottle of wine to enjoy

 Stoneboat Vineyards

  • Stoneboat is entirely family owned and operated
  • Make one of the best bubbles in BC the Piano Brut

  TIME Estate Winery

  • Brand new winery opening Summer, 2015

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

  • Don’t miss several Concert Series, happening right outside the winery with spectacular views of Oliver
  • Be sure to plan to have lunch at Miradoro

  vinPerdu Cellars 

  • Brand new winery opening in 2015

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