Icewine harvest returns to BC

Icewine harvest returns to BC

Recent plunging temperatures have prompted wineries to begin harvesting for icewine. Temperatures dipped to -8˚C (17.6˚F), beginning November 28 making the conditions perfect for icewine harvest. To be called true icewine, frozen grapes must be harvested at -8˚C...
Okanagan Valley pouring wine from two new distinct areas

Okanagan Valley pouring wine from two new distinct areas

When visiting their local liquor or British Columbia Vintners Quality Alliance (BC VQA) wine store, consumers will soon be able to purchase bottles with Naramata Bench and Skaha Bench on the label. “The Okanagan Valley has always been known as one of our province’s...