Join us May 10th, 7-10 pm at Calgary Hotel Arts. BC Wine Country is coming to Calgary for its 2nd annual Chef Meets BC Grape event. Attendees will swirl, sip and savour their way through BC VQA wine from over 30 BC Wineries pairing with small plates prepared by Calgary’s top chefs and renowned local restaurants. The perfect gift for the BC Wine lover on your holiday gift list! Take advantage of our early bird holiday pricing and guarantee your tickets. More details coming soon! Be sure to check back as we unveil our attending celebrity judges, chefs and winemakers.
Barrels of Fun at Tightrope Winery! Come out and see us Sat. May 12th, 12 - 4 pm and get the behind-the-scenes opportunity to learn about Naramata wines and winemaking. Join us and other fellow Bench winemakers who will roll out their barrels, give you the chance to taste upcoming new wines, and learn about Naramata terroir.
6th Annual Vertical & Vintages, Wine Tasting Event Hosted by the Gunbarrel Restaurant
Presented by Apex Mountain Resort and the Naramata Bench Wineries Association
Saturday March 10th from 7-9pm, is the highlight of this weekend, an evening of tasting many of the renowned wines from the Naramata Bench. Eighteen wineries will be pouring a selection of tastings and the wines will be complemented by delicious tapas and chefs' specialty tastes created by the Gunbarrel's gourmet kitchen. Join the wineries for this wonderful evening of tasting and after in the Gunbarrel Saloon and Restaurant for live music and dancing. After Party in the Gunbarrel with Live Music by Uncorked!
This year we are celebrating the 40th Annual Vancouver International Wine Festival. It is "One the Very Best Wine Festivals in the World". Visit the Vancouver International Festival website and get a full breakdown of the wine tastings, wine paired dinners and seminars available.
Don't forget to stop by and see us! Tightrope Winery will be pouring a selection of our award winning wines during the public tastings, Feb. 28-Mar. 2. We hope to see you there!
Our Platinum Judging, the 18-year-old beauty pageant of the Pacific Northwest wine industry, never has been more gorgeously delicious...
By: Eric Degerman, Ellen Landis and Ken Robertson
Wine Press Northwest
Tightrope Winery 2015 Pinot Noir, Okanagan Valley • $35 This marks the fourth Platinum in five years for Lyndsay O’Rourke and grape-growing husband Graham, but it’s the first time with Pinot Noir.
The wine industry in British Columbia continues to shine, and this year, the judges from across North America have awarded a record number of medals to over 50 different wineries. The following includes the Premier's Award for the Best Wine, Platinum Medals, Gold Medals, Silver Medals, and Bronze Medals. Congratulations to all!
Platinum Medal Winner: Tightrope Winery 2015 Syrah
Bronze Medal Winners: Tightrope Winery 2016 Riesling, 2016 Viognier and 2016 Rose
Join us September 9, 2017 along with twenty – eight member wineries of the Naramata Bench Wineries Association announce their “let our hair down, pop some corks and celebrate harvest event” More details on Visit Penticton