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
Our Long Table Dinner in the Vineyard Awaits You...
On Friday, July 21, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm we will be hosting an intimate Long Table Dinner in the Vineyard (Exclusive to Wine Club Members only)
While enjoying the beautiful view of the vineyard and sitting amongst the vines you will savour a delicious four course cuisine by Chef Roger Planiden of Culinary Adventures and former Executive Chef at Fairmont Delta Hotels, paired with a wonderful line-up of award winning Tightrope Wines.
Tickets 125 plus tax. Pleae email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your seat. Limited seating available.
The Nature Trust of British Columbia presents the 9th annual Earth Wind Fire gala event. Earth Wind Fire 2017 will be another memorable night filled with excellent wine, beer and cider, fine dining, spectacular performances, a thrilling live auction, a fantastic silent auction, and good times for all. Order tickets online.
The 15th Annual Grazing in the Gardens event Jun 3, 2017 welcomes a community of food and drink. The afternoon includes canapes by local chefs and island purveyors, paired with BC wines and island microbrews, carefully tucked away throughout 12 acres of the rainforest, in the Tofino Botanical Gardens.
A behind-the-scenes opportunity to taste wines straight from barrel. Join Naramata Bench winemakers May 13, 2017 who will be rolling out their barrels to give you the experience of tasting upcoming new wines and interesting blends before they reach the bottle. Check out Naramata Bench Winery Assocation for more details.
The 22nd Annual Bacchanalia Food & Wine event showcases over 60 wineries and over 240 wines! Executive Chef Chris Remington will prepare mouthwatering culinary creations to enjoy while you mix, mingle and make yourself known to the vast variety of wines we have in BC.