On July 27, 2018, the Province named Okanagan Falls a Sub-Geographical Indication within the Okanagan Valley wine region, meaning consumers will now see a confirmation on labels of certified BC wine is from the region. A map of the sub-appellation is available at the BC Wine Authority website.
From the shores of Skaha Lake to the tip of Vaseux Lake, this cluster of award-winning wineries offers visitors spectacular scenery, local culinary delights, unsurpassed winery experiences, and, of course, exceptional wines. Home to the Okanagan Valley’s most photographed vineyard views, the wineries in and around Okanagan Falls have been producing some of BC’s most celebrated wines for many years. Warm days and cool nights produce wines with ripe fruit character and acidity. From vibrant sparkling wines and crisp Rieslings to complex Pinots and rich Syrahs, there is truly something for everyone along this little stretch of paradise.
Average 1,407 growing degree days.
Diverse soils and aspects, with some vineyards on terraced slopes.
Members of the BCWI are proud of their wines and are committed to ensuring their wines are promoted and enjoyed responsibly by those adults who choose to consume them for the continued enjoyment and prosperity of the BC wine industry.