Tag: Kelowna

Only Organic Pinot Noir from Scorched Earth Winery

Scorched Earth Winery PASK The Pinot Noir 2015 and Pinot Noir 2016 wines

Pinot Noir can make such beautiful wines, with red fruit and floral scents, lighter bodied, fine tannins and medium acidity. With this, I looked forward to opening the two Pinot Noir from Scorched Earth Winery in the Okanagan Mountain Park…

A Nice Surprise, Scorched Earth Winery Merlot and Rose of Pinot Noir

Scorched Earth Winery Bearly Blushing Rosé of Pinot Noir 2019 and Merlot 2016 wines

Scorched Earth Winery is a BC winery, nestled in Okanagan Mountain Park, in Kelowna that rose from the ashes of the devastating 2003 wildfires. I heard of this winery, but did not really have much chance to try their wines…

Phantom Creek Estates Complimentary Chocolates with your Wine Order- Valentine’s Special

Phantom Creek Estate Valentine's Special

If one bottle of wine for Valentine’s Day is not enough, why not buy two bottles of wine from Phantom Creek Estates and get a box of Sandrine chocolates as well?¬† Here is the announcement from Phantom Creek Estates.¬† Sandrine…

Spearhead Pinot Noir Cuvée 2018 РA Pretty Pinot with a Light Touch

Spearhead Pinot Noir Cuvée 2018

Spearhead Winery produces very nice Pinot Noir wines that I have had the pleasure of reviewing over many years.¬† I received a bottle of their latest release the Spearhead Pinot Noir Cuv√©e 2018 to review.¬† They used Pinot Noir clones…

A Chardonnay and Pinot Gris from Spearhead Winery You Need to Try

Spearhead Chardonnay Clone 95 2018 and Pinot Gris Golden Retreat Vineyard 2019 sm

What do you know about Chardonnay Clone 95? It is originally from Burgundy, and is grown by Spearhead Winery in Kelowna, BC. Clone 95 makes full-bodied, intensely flavoured, medium yield Chardonnay clusters. Spearhead Winery barrel ferments this wine in 100%…

Quick Review: Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Riesling 2019

Mt. Boucherie Riesling 2019 with wine in glass

BC does great Riesling.¬† Our dry hot summer days followed by chill desert nights allows the fruit to fully ripen while keeping the acidity in the grapes.¬† Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery in West Kelowna provided me with a bottle of…