Tag: Lake Country

Taste the Wines of O’Rourke’s Peak Cellars at VanWineFest 2022

O'Rourke's Peak Cellars Riesling 2020 label

Please welcome and come visit Lake Country’s O’Rourke’s Peak Cellars at VanWineFest 2022.¬† Here is info from the winery for you. ~~~ Peak Cellars Owned by local entrepreneur Dennis O‚ÄôRourke. Dennis is long-time resident of the Okanagan Valley, having bought…

50th Parallel Estate Chardonnay and Rose for Your Summer Sipping

50th Parallel Estate Winery Chardonnay 2018 and Pinot Noir Rosé 2019

Do you ever drink white wine with BBQ?¬† If not, try a big, buttery, oaked Chardonnay like this one from 50th Parallel Estate Winery.¬† If you are still enjoying the Ros√© revolution I also have a Ros√© from 50th Parallel…

Two Aromatic White Wines from 50th Parallel Estate Winery

50th Parallel Estate Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer 2019

The first two wines from 50th Parallel Estates Winery for me to taste are aromatic whites that you would find in the Alsace region of France, but of course these wines are located in Lake Country.¬† The two wines I…

Quick Review: Arrowleaf Solstice Pinot Gris 2015

Arrowleaf Solstice Pinot Gris 2015 with wine in glass

Arrowleaf Cellars is located in Lake Country (north Okanagan). ¬†It’s a family run business by¬†Joe and¬†Margrit¬†Zuppiger and their son, Manuel Zuppiger, who immigrated to Canada from Switzerland in 1986. ¬†The winery officially opened it’s doors in 2003. ¬†I have enjoyed…