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Innovation, philanthropy and giving back earn Glenn Fawcett the Award of Distinction from Wine Growers British Columbia

Photo credit: Rafal Weigel Philanthropist, innovator, community leader, and wine ambassador Glenn Fawcett is recognized for his considerable contributions to the wine industry by the Wine Growers British Columbia (WGBC) with its highest honour – the WGBC Award of...

Run, don’t walk… “OMG” Half Corked ticket release is back

Mark your calendars: limited spots available for purchase on July 20th, 2021 at 9:00am On Tuesday, July 20th at 9:00am PT Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country will be releasing a limited number of “OMG” tickets for the immensely popular Half Corked experience, which...

Valley Commons launches August 2021 in District Wine Village

Valley Commons, a new BC winery, launches at the new District Wine Village in the south Okanagan this August.  New to the wine scene, but no strangers to the world of hospitality, winery owners Kyla Richey and Rudy Verhoeff have chosen the District Wine Village in...

Okanagan vintners celebrate a decade in the Okanagan

May 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of the Roche family arriving in Canada to the Naramata Bench. Today, Roche Wines is a family-run winery situated on the beautiful Naramata Bench. Given the current climate, the family will not be having a big in-person celebration,...

Valley Commons launches August 2021 in District Wine Village

Valley Commons, a new BC winery, launches at the new District Wine Village in the south Okanagan this August.  New to the wine scene, but no strangers to the world of hospitality, winery owners Kyla Richey and Rudy Verhoeff have chosen the District Wine Village in...

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Donald Ziraldo returns to his roots

Donald Ziraldo returns to his roots

Donald Ziraldo, co-founder of Inniskillin and founder of Ziraldo Icewine, has partnered with Inniskillin Estate Winery to now produce his Ziraldo Icewine, at the Inniskillin Niagara Estate Winery. The Ziraldo Icewine continues to have strong connections back to the...

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