Sandhill Wines announces appointment of new winemaker

Sandhill Wines announces appointment of new winemaker

Sandhill Wines today announced the appointment of Sandy Leier as lead winemaker, effective June 14. A graduate of UBC Okanagan, Leier has been a winemaker for over 12 years, most recently for Calona Vineyards and Wayne Gretzky Okanagan Wines. “Sandy brings extensive...
Aspirational Okanagan wineries form new group

Aspirational Okanagan wineries form new group

Seven leading BC wineries: 50th Parallel Estate Winery, Culmina Family Estate Winery, Haywire Wines, Liquidity Wines, Painted Rock Estate Winery, Poplar Grove Winery, and Summerhill Pyramid Winery, have formed a partnership, The Okanagan Wine Initiative. The...
Canadian wine history is made

Canadian wine history is made

Hailed as the Okanagan Valley’s great wine pioneer, Harry McWatters marked his 50th vintage on August 28, 2017 with the very first crush at the new TIME Winery facility in downtown Penticton. McWatters is credited with laying down the foundation that would...