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2018 Altitude is Here!

2018 Altitude is Here!

The next vintage of our most premium wine, the 2018 Altitude is here. This full-bodied and rich Bordeaux-style blend makes a wonderful special occasion wine. As we always say, sometimes the wine IS the occasion and this Altitude is certainly...

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2018 Zweigelt Release

2018 Zweigelt Release

We have just released our 2018 Zweigelt to the public. For those of you who don't know Zweigelt, it is a lighter red which is naturally low in tannins and histamines (a great choice for those who get headaches from red wine). It is also not a very common varietal....

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2019 Rosé Now Available!

2019 Rosé Now Available!

The wait is finally over... Our 2019 Rosé is now ready to be released. This year's is, as always, dry, fruit-forward and made from 100% Merlot grown on the Naramata Bench. Nose: wild strawberries, raspberry, fresh-pressed apple juice, rose-hip Palate: grapefruit,...

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2017 Merlot Remains $20 per bottle!

2017 Merlot Remains $20 per bottle!

As the days warm up and the sun begins to shine after the strangest of winters, we are very much enjoying this time in the vineyard. There is an abundance of life: the vines have awoken, buds are bursting and Gavin has almost finished preparing the irrigation for the...

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