BC wine is renowned across Canada and with US audiences in our own backyard, the Pacific Northwest.

See how our wines have fared compared to wines entered from other Canadian and regional US wineries at these select, prestigious competitions.

Cascadia Wine Competition

Hood River, Oregon – March 2018

BEST OF SHOW

Wild Goose Vineyards logo

Wild Goose Vineyard & Winery Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

BEST SPARKLING

Township 7 Vineyards & Winery Seven Stars Sparkling Wine 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

DOUBLE GOLD / BEST OF CLASS

Wild Goose Vineyard & Winery

  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery Mystic River Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

GOLD / BEST OF CLASS (5)

DOUBLE GOLD (6)

GOLD (23)

Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery

  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Dry Rock Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hillside Winery

  • Hillside Winery Muscat Ottonel 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Sèmillon 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tightrope Winery

  • Tightrope Winery Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery

  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery

  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Classic Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

La Frenz Winery

  • La Frenz Winery Probyn Eastman Vineyard Viognier 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Roussanne 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Winemaker Series Sèmillon/Chardonnay 2016BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tightrope Winery

  • Tightrope Winery Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Backyard Vineyards 2017 

  • Backyard Vineyards Chardonnay 2017 BC VQA British Columbia

Bella Wines

  • Bella Wines King Family Farms Ancestrale Sparkling Chardonnay 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Crescent Hill Winery

  • Crescent Hill Winery Curvy Gurl Chardonnay 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery

  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Rosé Merlot-Cabernet Franc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Desert Sun White Wine 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Auxerrois 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Ehrenfelser 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Gewürztraminer/Schönburger 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hester Creek Estate Winery

  • Hester Creek Estate Winery Cabernet Franc Block 3 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hillside Winery

  • Hillside Winery Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

JoieFarm Winery

  • JoieFarm Winery Gamay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • JoieFarm Winery En Famille Reserve Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

La Frenz Winery

  • La Frenz Winery Rattlesnake Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • La Frenz Winery Sèmillon 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Ehrenfelser 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Pinot Blanc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Mt Boucherie Winery

  • Mt. Boucherie Winery Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

Perseus Winery

  • Perseus Winery Cab-Merlot 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Stag Hollow Winery & Vineyard

  • Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard Heritage Block Red Wine 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Oldfield Reserve Pinot Noir 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Township 7 Vineyards & Winery

  • Township 7 Vineyards & Winery Reserve 7 Red Blend 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Upper Bench Estate Winery

  • Upper Bench Estate Winery Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery

  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

All Canadian Wine Championships

June 2018

BEST OF CLASS – RED WINE

Wild Goose Vineyards

  • Wild Goose Vineyards Red Horizon Meritage 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

BEST OF CLASS – WHITE WINE

Wild Goose Vineyards

  • Wild Goose Vineyards Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

DOUBLE GOLD (35)

50th Parallel Estate Winery

  • 50th Parallel Estate Winery Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

BC Wine Studio

  • BC Wine Studio Siren’s Call Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Bench 1775

  • Bench 1775 Winery White Blend Chill 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Bench 1775 Winery Whistler Chardonnay Late Harvest 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Bench 1775 Winery Paradise Ranch Chardonnay Icewine 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Cassini

  • Cassini Cellars Merlot Nobilus 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

C.C. Jentsch

  • C.C. Jentsch Cellars Small Lot Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • C.C. Jentsch Cellars Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Crescent Hill Winery

  • Crescent Hill Winery Curvy Gurl 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Harper’s Trail Estate Winery

  • Harper’s Trail Estate Winery Cabernet Franc 2016 BC VQA British Columbia

Indigenous World Winery

  • Indigenous World Winery Cabernet Franc 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Indigenous World Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Indigenous World Winery Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Inniskillin

  • Inniskillin Okanagan Estate Discovery Series Zinfandel 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lang Vineyards

  • Lang Vineyards Riesling Icewine 2012 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lunnessence Winery & Vineyard

  • Lunessence Winery & Vineyard Blanc de Noirs 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Mission Hill Family Estate Winery

  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery Terroir Collection Syrah 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Monte Creek Ranch Winery

  • Monte Creek Ranch Winery Sparkling Reserve 2016 BC VQA British Columbia
  • Monte Creeek Ranch Winery Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA British Columbia

Moon Curser Winery

  • Moon Curser Winery Syrah 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Moraine Estate Winery

  • Moraine Estate Winery Late Harvest Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

 Nk’Mip Cellars

  • Nk’Mip Cellars Qwam Qwmt Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Orofino Winery

  • Orofino Winery Beleza 2015 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

Privato Vineyard & Winery

  • Privato Vineyard & Winery Tesoro Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA British Columbia
  • Privato Vineyard & Winery Grande Reserve Pinot Noir 2014 BC VQA British Columbia

Road 13 Vineyards

  • Road 13 Vineyards Seventy-Four K 2916 BC VQA British Columbia

Singletree Winery

  • Singletree Winery Gruner Veltliner 2017 BC VQA Fraser Valley

TIME Winery

  • TIME Winery Viognier 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Ursa Major Estate Winery

  • Ursa Major Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Whispering Horse Winery

  • Whispering Horse Winery Pinot Gris Rosé 2017 BC VQA Fraser Valley
  • Whispering Horse Winery 2017 L’Acadie 2017 BC VQA Fraser Valley

Wild Goose Vineyards

  • Wild Goose Vineyards Red Horizon Meritage 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Wild Goose Vineyards Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Vanessa Vineyards

  • Vanessa Vineyard Estate Winery Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

GOLD (83)

50th Parallel Estate Winery

  • 50th Parallel Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

8th Generation Vineyards

  • 8th Generation Vineyards Classic Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Arrowleaf Cellars

  • Arrowleaf Cellars Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

BC Wine Studio

  • BC Wine Studio Siren’s Call Harmonious 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Bench 1775 Winery

  • Bench 1775 Winery Cabernet Franc – Malbec 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Black Hills Estate Winery

  • Black Hills Estate Winery Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Black Sage Vineyard

  • Black Sage Vineyard Zinfandel 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Blue Sky Winery

  • Blue Sky Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

C.C. Jentsch Cellars

  • C.C. Jentsch Cellars The Chase 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

CedarCreek Estate Winery

  • CedarCreek Estate Winery Platinum Block 1 Pinot Noir Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Corcelettes Estate Winery

  • Corcelettes Estate Winery Oracle 2017 BC VQA Similkameen Valley
  • Corcelettes Estate Winery Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

Deep Roots Winery

  • Deep Roots Winery Parentage White 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Desert Hills Estate Winery

  • Desert Hills Estate Winery Gamay 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery Cabernet Franc Reserve 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Dirty Laundry Vineyard

  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard Not So Naughty Chardonnay 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Evolve Cellars

  • Evolve Cellars Pink Effervescence N/V BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery

  • Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery Minus 9 Ehrenfelser Icewine 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gold Hill Winery

  • Gold Hill Winery Charisma White 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gold Hill Winery Merlot 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gold Hill Winery Cabernet Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gold Hill Winery Malbec 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Grizzli Winery

  • Grizzli Winery Reserve Cabernet Franc 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hillside Winery

  • Hillside Winery Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Hillside Winery Reserve Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hester Creek Estate Winery

  • Hester Creek Estate Winery Terra Unica Semillon 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Indigenous World Winery

  • Indigenous World Winery Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Inniskillin Okanagan Estate

  • Inniskillin Okanagan Estate Vidal Icewine 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Intrigue Wines

  • Intrigue Wines Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Intrigue Wines Social Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery

  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery Grand Reserve Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery Reserve Riesling Icewine 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Kalala Organic Estate Winery

  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Kismet Estate Winery

  • Kismet Estate Winery Pinot Grigio 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kismet Estate Winery Mantra 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kismet Estate Winery Syrah 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Kraze Legz Winery

  • Kraze Legz Winery SKAHA Vineyard Merlot 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kraze Legz Winery SKAHA Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Roussanne 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lang Vineyards

  • Lang Vineyards Viognier 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Lang Vineyards Bravo White 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Maverick Estate Winery

  • Maverick Estate Winery Pinto Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Monte Creek Ranch Winery

  • Monte Creek Ranch Winery Cabernet Merlot 2015 BC VQA British Columbia

Moon Curser Winery

  • Moon Curser Winery Dead of Night 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Mission Hill Family Estate Winery

  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery Reserve Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery Terroir Collection Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery

  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Summit 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery

  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery King’s Ransom Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Niche Wine

  • Niche Wine Company Small Batch Bubbles 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Orofino Winery

  • Orofino Winery White Bridge 2017 BC VQA Similkameen Valley
  • Orofino Winery Scout Vineyard Syrah 2016 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery

  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery Malbec 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Red Rooster Winery

  • Red Rooster Winery Rare Bird Series Malbec 2915 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Red Rooster Winery Rare Bird Series Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Robin Ridge Winery

  • Robin Ridge Winery Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Similkameen Valley
  • Robin Ridge Winery Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

River Stone Estate Winery

  • River Stone Estate Winery Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • River Stone Estate Winery Malbec Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • River Stone Estate Winery Merlot 2915 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Sandhill Wines

  • Sandhill Wines Rosé Terroir Driven Wine 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Sandhill Wines Small Lots Syrah Sandhill Estate Vineyard 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Sandhill Wines Small Lots ONE Phantom Creek Vineyard 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Sandhill Wines Small Lots THREE Sandhill Estate Vineyard 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Savard Vines

  • Savard Vines Purple Petals Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

See ya Later Ranch

  • See ya Later Ranch Ping Meritage 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

SummerGate Winery

  • SummerGate Winery Ltd. Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

St Hubertus & Oak Bay Estate Winery

  • St Hubertus & Oak Bay Estate Winery Great White North 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • St Hubertus & Oak Bay Estate Winery Oak Bay Vineyard M. Foch 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Stoneboat Vineyards

  • Stoneboat Vineyards Verglas 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

TIME Winery

  • TIME Winery White Meritage 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • TIME Winery Cabernet Franc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • TIME Winery Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Oldfield Reserve Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

The View Winery & Vineyard

  • The View Winery & Vineyard Pinotage Rose 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • The View Winery & Vineyard Silver Lining Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • The View Winery & Vineyard Distraction Frizzante 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Thornhaven Estates Winery

  • Thornhaven Estates Winery Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Vanessa Vineyard Estate Winery

  • Vanessa Vineyard Estate Winery Right Bank 2014 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

Wild Goose Vineyards

  • Wild Goose Vineyards Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Wild Goose Vineyards Mystic River Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Wild Goose Vineyards Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

SILVER (88)

50th Parallel Estate Winery

  • 50th Parallel Estate Winery Unparalleled Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

8th Generation Vineyards

  • 8th Generation Vineyards Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Adega on 45th Estate Winery

  • Adega on 45th Estate Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Arrowleaf Cellars

  • Arrowleaf Cellars Pinot Gris BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Arrowleaf Cellars Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery

  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA British Columbia

BC Wine Studio

  • BC Wine Studio Siren’s Call Viognier 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Bench 1775 Winery

  • Bench 1775 Winery Whistler Sauvignon Blanc Icewine 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Black Sage Vineyard

  • Black Sage Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Black Sage Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Black Sage Vineyard Shiraz 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Black Hills Estate Winery Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

CedarCreek Estate Winery

  • CedarCreek Estate Winery Platinum Block 5 Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery Estate Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery Estate Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery Estate Cabernet Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Clos du Soleil Winery

  • Clos du Soleil Fume Blanc 2017 BC VQA Similkameen Valley
  • Clos du Soleil Estate Red Reserve 2013 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

C.C. Jentsch Cellar

  • C.C. Jentsch Cellars Small Lot Malbec 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Corcelettes Estate Winery

  • Corcelettes Estate Winery Merlot 2015 BC VQA Similkameen Valley

Crescent Hill Winery

  • Crescent Hill Winery Glennallyn Dry 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Deep Roots Winery

  • Deep Roots Winery Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Deep Roots Winery Parentage Red 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Desert Hills Estate Winery

  • Desert Hills Estate Winery Gamay Family Reserve 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery Syrah 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Dirty Laundry Vineyard

  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Evolve Cellars

  • Evolve Cellars Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Evolve Cellars Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Evolve Cellars Effervescence N/V BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Evolve Cellars Cabernet Merlot 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Fort Berens Estate Winery

  • Fort Berens Estate Winery Riesling 2017 BC VQA British Columbia
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA British Columbia

Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery

  • Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery Signature Riesling Icewine 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery Private Reserve Dry Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery Dry Rock Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gehringer Bros. Estate Winery Old Vines Auxerrois 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gold Hill Winery

  • Gold Hill Winery Grand Vin 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Harper’s Trail Estate Winery

  • Harper’s Trail Estate Winery Pioneer Block Riesling 2017 BC VQA British Columbia
  • Harper’s Trail Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA British Columbia

Hester Creek Estate Winery

  • Hester Creek Estate Winery Trebbiano 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2015 Garland BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hillside Winery

  • Hillside Winery Gamay Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Indigenous World Winery

  • Indigenous World Winery Hee-Hee-Tel-Kin 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Inniskillin Okanagan Estate

  • Inniskillin Okanagan Estate Discovery Series Chenin Blanc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Estate Dark Horse Vineyard Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Intrigue Wines

  • Intrigue Wines Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery

  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery Grand Reserve Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery Grand Reserve Red Meritage 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Kismet Estate Winery

  • Kismet Estate Winery Viognier 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kismet Estate Winery White Blend Safed 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kismet Estate Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kismet Estate Winery Cabernet Franc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Kraze Legz Winery

  • Kraze Legz Winery SKAHA Vineyard Mystique 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards Ehrenfelser 2016 BVC VQA Okanagan Valley

Mission Hill Family Estate

  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery Quatrain 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Moon Curser Winery

  • Moon Curser Winery Arneis 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Monster Vineyards

  • Monster Vineyards Skinny Dip Chardonnay 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Monte Creek Ranch Winery

  • Monte Creek Ranch Winery Ranch Hand Red Reserve 2015 BC VQA British Columbia

Moraine Estate Winery

  • Moraine Estate Winery Cliffhanger White 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Moraine Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Niche Wine Company

  • Niche Wine Company Pinot Noir Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Niche Wine Company Small Batch Bubbles 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery

  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery Reserve Chardonnay 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Nk’Mip Cellars

  • Nk’Mip Cellars Qwam Qwmt Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Nk’Mip Cellars Qwam Qwmt Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Nk’Mip Cellars Winemakers Series Talon 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Perseus Winery

  • Perseus Winery Cabernet Merlot 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery

  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery Merlot 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Red Rooster Winery

  • Red Rooster Winery Rare Bird Series Viognier 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Red Rooster Winery Rare Bird Series Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Road 13 Vineyards

  • Road 13 Vineyards Honest Johns Rosé 2017 BC VQA British Columbia
  • Road 13 Vineyards 5th Element 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Sandhill Wines

  • Sandhill Wines Small Lots Petit Verdot Phantom Creek Vineyard 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Sandhill Wines Cabernet Franc Sandhill Estate Vineyard 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Sandhill Wines Syrah Terroir Driven Wine 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

See ya Later Ranch

  • See ya Later Ranch Jimmy My Pal 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • See ya Later Ranch Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • See ya Later Ranch Legacy Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • See ya Later Ranch Nelly 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Stag’s Hollow Winery

  • Stag’s Hollow Winery Renaissance Meritage 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Stag’s Hollow Winery Riesling 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Stoneboat Vineyards

  • Stoneboat Vineyards Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Volcanic Hills Vineyard & Cellars

  • Volcanic Hills Vineyard & Cellars Merlot 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Vanessa Vineyard Estate Winery

  • Vanessa Vineyard Estate Winery Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

BRONZE (75)

To see the complete list of Bronze medal winners, visit this link.

Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines

Victoria, British Columbia – June 2017

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery

  • Cabernet Franc 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Cassini Cellars

  • The Aristocrat Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Nobilus Merlot 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Castoro de Oro Estate Winery

  • Crimson Rhapsody 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gray Monk Estate Winery

  • Odyssey White Brut 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

The Hatch

  • Crown + Thieves The Broken Barrel Syrah 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Howling Bluff Estate Winery

  • Century Block Pinot Noir 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Kitsch Wines

  • Riesling 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Maverick Estate Winery

  • Bush Vine Syrah 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Noble Ridge Vineyards and Winery

  • The One Sparkling 2012 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Perseus Winery

  • Invictus 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Upper Bench Estate Winery

  • Chardonnay 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

17th WineAlign National Wine Awards of Canada

Wolfville, Nova Scotia – June 2017

Of the 1,700 entries from 242 wineries from eight provinces, British Columbia had the highest representation with 132 wineries entered.

Of the Top 25 Wineries in Canada, BC was recognized 14 times. In the Top Small Winery category, BC took home top spot, with six BC wineries recognized in total. BC wines earned a number of awards; 9 Platinum, 75 Gold, 293 Silver, 284 Bronze.

Results for 2017 located here.

Okanagan Wine Festivals Society
Spring Wine Fest 2018

Penticton, BC – May 2-13, 2018

British Columbia Best of Varietal Wine Awards

Wine of the Year

Evolve Cellars

  • Evolve Cellars Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okangan Valley

Best Cabernet Franc under $26

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Cabernet Franc over $26

Indigenous World Winery

  • Indigenous World Winery Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Cabernet Sauvignon

Bordertown Vineyard & Estate Winery

  • Bordertown Vineyard and Estate Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Chardonnay under $19 

Inniskillin

  • Inniskillin Okanagan Dark Horse Chardonnay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Gewürztraminer under $19

Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery

  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery Gewürztraminer 2017

Best Gewürztraminer over $19

Lang Vineyards

  • Lang Vineyards Gewürztraminer 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Merlot under $26

Gray Monk Estate Winery

  • Gray Monk Estate Winery, Odyssey Merlot 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Merlot over $26

Serendipity Winery

  • Serendipity Winery Merlot 2012 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best other single red varietal under $26

Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery

  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery Malbec 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best other single red varietal over $26

Sandhill Wines

  • Sandhill Wines Small Lots Petit Verdot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best other single white varieties $19 and under

Wild Goose Vineyards

  • Wild Goose Vineyards Mystic River Pinot Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best other single white varieties $19 and over

Hillside Winery

  • Hillside Winery Muscat Ottenal 2017  BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Pinot Gris $19 and under

Inniskillin Okanagan

  • Inniskillin Okanagan Estate Pinot Grigio 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Pinot Gris over $19

50th Parallel Estate Winery

  • 50th Parallel Estate Pinot Gris 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Pinot Noir under $26

Therapy Vineyards Pinot Noir 2016

  • Therapy Vineyards Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Pinot Noir over $26

Quail’s Gate Winery

  • Quail’s Gate Pinot Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best reds blend other under $26

Peller Estates

  • Wayne Gretzky Okanagan Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best red blends other over $26

vinAmité Cellars

  • vinAmité Cellars Hidden Corner 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Red Meritage Blend $26 and under

See Ya Later Ranch

  • See Ya Later Ranch Ping Meritage 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Red Meritage Blend over $26

Jackson-Triggs

  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate, SunRock Red Meritage 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Riesling $19 and under

Evolve Cellars

  • Evolve Cellars Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Riesling over $19

Summerhill Pyramid Winery

  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery Organic Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Rosé $19 and under

Arrowleaf Cellars

  • Arrowleaf Cellars Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Rosé Over $19

The View Winery

  • The View Winery Pinotage Rosé 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Sauvignon Blanc

Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery

  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Dry Rock Sauvignon Blanc 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Sparkling

Gray Monk Estate Winery

  • Gray Monk Estate Winery Odyssey Rosé Brut 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Syrah $26 and under

Moon Curser Vineyards

  • Moon Curser Vineyards Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Syrah over $26

Nk’Mip Cellars Winery

  • Nk’Mip Cellars Winery Qwam Qwmt Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Viognier

Red Rooster Winery

  • Red Rooster Winery Rare Bird Series Viognier 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best White Blend $19 and under

The View Winery

  • The View Winery Silver Lining Estate White 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best White Blend over $19

TIME Winery

  • TIME Winery White Meritage 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Icewine

 Inniskillin

  • Inniskillin Okanagan Reserve Vidal Icewine BC VQA Okanagan Valley

The full list of finalists is available here.

Okanagan Wine Festivals Society BC Wine Awards
Fall Festival Kelowna, British Columbia

September 28 – October 8, 2017

PREMIER’S AWARD

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Syrah Terroir Driven 2015
BC VQA Okanagan Valley

PLATINUM

See Ya Later Ranch

  • NV Brut BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery

  • Chardonnay 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Monte Creek Ranch Winery

  • Pinot Noir Reserve 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Red Rooster Winery

  • Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tightrope Winery

  • Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

TIME Estate Winery

  • Meritage 2013 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Volcanic Hills Estate Winery

  • Gamay Noir 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

GOLD

50th Parallel Estate

  • Chardonnay 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Unparalleled Pinot Noir 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Arrowleaf Cellars

  • Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery

  • Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Bench 1775

  • Glow 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Syrah 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Black Sage Vineyard

  • Merlot 2014 BCVQA Okanagan Valley

Blasted Church Vineyards

  • Holy Moly BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Burrowing Owl Winery

  • Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

C.C. Jentsch Cellars

  • Small Lots Malbec 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

CedarCreek Estate Winery

  • Ehrenfelser 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Platinum Riesling Icewine 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Platinum Desert Ridge Merlot 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Deep Roots Winery

  • Parentage White 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Gamay 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Malbec 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Dirty Laundry Vineyard

  • NV Bubble Entendre Brut Rosé BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Kay-Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Evolve Cellars

  • Shiraz 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery

  • 2015 Signature Riesling Icewine BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Gray Monk Estate Winery

  • Rotberger 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Harper’s Trail

  • Silver Mane Block Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Hester Creek Estate Winery

  • Cabernet Franc Block 3 Reserve 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Indigenous World Winery

  • Red Fox Rosé 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Inniskillin

  • Okanagan Discovery Chenin Blanc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Krause Berry Farms and Estate Winery

  • NV Cassis Okanagan Valley

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Roussanne 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Pinot Blanc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Moon Curser Vineyards

  • Arneis 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Dolcetto 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Moraine Estate Winery

  • Riesling 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Nighthawk Vineyards

  • Pinot Noir Rosé 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Nk’Mip Cellars Winery

  • Qwam Qwmt Riesling 2015 Icewine BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Pinot Noir BC 2015 VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Qwam Qwmt Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Merlot 2015BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Pipe’ Dreams Vineyard and Estate Winery

  • Zweigelt 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Quails’ Gate Winery

  • Chardonnay 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Pinot Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Red Rooster Winery

  • Pinot Blanc 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Rare Bird Series Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Road 13 Vineyards

  • Marsanne 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Sandhill

  • Riesling Icewine 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

See Ya Later

  • Ranch Rover 2014 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

SpierHead Winery

  • 2016 Riesling BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard

  • Syrah 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Tinhorn Creek Vineyards

  • Merlot 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Cabernet Franc 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

vinAmité

  • Gamay Noir 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
  • Compass 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Best Of The Northwest Wine Awards 2017

Washington State, USA – October 2017

DOUBLE GOLD

Lake Breeze Vineyards

  • Pinot Gris 2016 BCVQA Okanagan Valley
  • Syrah 2014 BCVQA Okanagan Valley

Crescent Hill Winery

  • Gewurztraminer 2015 Glennallyn Private Reserve BCVQA Okanagan Valley

Backyard Vineyards

  • Nosey Neighbour 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Clos du Soleil

  • Capella 2015 BCVQA Similkameen Valley
  • Best Bordeaux-Style Red Blend Signature 2013 BC VQA Similkameen Valley