Current Release Wines

Vino Grigio™ 2016 – ORDER HERE
Defn: Pinot Gris
Cases Produced: 304
Release Date: September 1, 2017
Price: $19.90 ($17.30 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

This Grigio combines tree and citrus fruits with a lovely soft texture and crisp balancing acidity. The nose has honeydew melon, pear and some dried herbal notes. Honey, lemon, blood orange and light stone fruit fill the palate with ruby red grapefruit zest on the long finish.

Vino Grigio™ 2015 – ORDER HERE
Defn: Pinot Gris
Cases Produced: 482
Release Date: September 25, 2016
Price: $19.90 ($17.30 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

Aromatics of ripe pear, granny apple skin, honeydew with cantaloupe, lime, thyme, and watermelon. The palate is crisp, fresh and dry with racy acidity, fresh green herbs, melon and peach with lemon, and a touch of honey.

Vivacious™ 2016 – ORDER HERE
Defn: Full of life and spirit
Cases Produced: 293
Release Date: September 1, 2017
Price: $19.90 ($17.30 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A subtle but complex nose of pear and green apple, nectarine, lemon and some melon with an undercurrent of apple blossom. Dry, crisp and intense on the palate with a seamless texture; there is grapefruit, apple peel, exotic mandarin orange and a hint of white pepper on the long finish.

Vivacious™ 2015 – ORDER HERE
Defn: Full of life and spirit
Cases Produced: 473
Release Date: September 25, 2016
Price: $19.90 ($17.30 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A complex and inviting nose with ripe golden apple, pear, ruby grapefruit zest and lemon with some floral apple blossom notes. The palate has intense citrus, crisp acidity, some spice, apple peel and peach with stony minerality on the long, mouth-watering finish.

Viognier 2016  – ORDER HERE
Defn: The celebrated varietal from Condrieu, France
Cases Produced: 133
Release Date: December 1, 2017
Price : $24.90

This wine balances intense fruit and floral notes with freshness and elegance. Classic Viognier aromatics of apricot and peach, with golden apple, pear and jasmine. The palate is intensely flavoured with ripe tree fruits, given complexity from baking spices and kept juicy with its bright acidity.

Viognier 2013  – ORDER HERE
Defn: The celebrated varietal from Condrieu, France
Cases Produced:  290
Release Date: December 1, 2014
Re-released: June 1, 2017
Price : $24.90

This varietal is hand crafted from our grapes grown at our Orlando Vineyard and Granite Ridge Vineyard located in North Naramata. The vines are nestled below a rock bluff providing a unique microclimate. Warm days and cool nights develop a wine that has complex aromas of jasmine, apricot, baked pear and orange zest lead to a ripe palate with classic Viognier stone fruit and floral notes along with intriguing blood orange and BCs distinctive zippy acidity, all with great length

Vixen 2017  – ORDER HERE
Defn: Late Harvest 55% Pinot Gris, 27% Pinot Blanc & 18% Riesling
Cases Produced:  88
Release Date: July 1, 2018
Price : $19.90 ($17.30 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

The over ripe, partially desiccated fruit with a hint of botrytis was picked on November 7, 2017 yielding a tropical paradise with a touch of sweetness in your glass. A complex, aromatic nose with dried rose petals, orange blossom, poached peaches, pear and caramel apple with an exotic note of Earl Grey tea. Sweet, lush and rich with crisp balancing acidity, dried apricot, dried flowers and honey lead to fresh grapefruit and lime with chalky minerality on the long finish.

Vicicle® 2014  – ORDER HERE
Defn: Viognier Icewine
Cases Produced:  195- 200ml bottles
Release Date: August 7, 2015
Price : $24.90 ($21.65 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A lush, seductive nose with ripe tropical fruits, fig, honey, marzipan and exotic orange oil. The palate is sweet and lush, viscous and intense with baked pear, honey baked apples, vanilla custard and apricot all balanced with a long, mineral, lemony finish.

Van Westen/Dibello Pinot Noir 2016 almost sold out ORDER HERE
Defn: A collaboration of winemaking and winegrowing into a lovely Pinot Noir
Cases Produced: 105
Release Date: February 14, 2018
Price: $39.90 ($34.70 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

Elegant, sleek and seductive with complex aromas of red and black cherry, pipe tobacco, orange zest, clove, raspberry and floral violet notes. The palate is silky in texture with light but firm, savoury tannins for ageing and lots of black cherry, baking spice, leather, charred meat and blueberry on a long, characterful finish

Vivre la Vie™ 2014 – almost sold outORDER HERE
Defn: 100% Merlot – to live the life.
Cases Produced:  148
Release Date: August 20, 2017
Price : $29.90 ($26.00 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A plush, rich wine with aromas of ripe plum, plum pudding and blackberry with dark chocolate, nutmeg and pastry crust. The palate is lush, rich and full bodied while also firmly structured with ripe tannins. There is blackberry, Italian prune plum, blueberry and complex notes of paprika and cocoa with a long, silky, intense finish.

Voluptuous® 2014 – ORDER HERE
Defn: 67% Merlot 33% Cabernet Franc
Cases Produced: 321
Release date: September 30, 2017
Price: $29.90 ($26.00 + 10% PST and 5% GST

A fantastically integrated and intense wine with dark, brooding fruit of cassis, plum raspberry and blueberry with vanilla, shortbread, tobacco, dried sage and paprika spice all wonderfully intertwined. The palate is firmly structured for ageing with intense cassis, blackberry, plum and lots of spice with a complex graphite mineral element that lingers on the long finish that will cellar well for a decade or more.

Defn: Roman 5 – 45% Merlot, 28% Cab Franc, 14% Malbec, 7% Cab Sauvignon, 6% Petit Verdot
Cases Produced: 348
Release date: October 08, 2016
Price: $34.90 ($30.35 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

Our fifth vintage of this Bordeaux blend has created a complex and intense wine not only to be enjoyed now but is also built to age. A captivating mix of plum, cassis, cigar, graphite, burlap, dried sage, roasted red pepper and shortbread on the nose. The palate is soft, round and smooth with ripe blackberry and plum before a juicier savoury side kicks in with red fruit, cedar, leather, pepper and dried herbs. Serve with lamb and game meat now but the tannins, acidity, and the long finish will reward cellaring of 5+ years.

Vulture™ 2014 almost sold out – ORDER HERE
Defn: 100% Cabernet Franc / Vrankenstein’s half bottle
Cases Produced: 77
Release date: September 9, 2017
Price: $39.90 ($34.70 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

An intense nose with lovely floral violet notes and lots of plum, cassis and blueberry with further complexity added in the form of cedar, vanilla and baking spices. The palate is elegant though full bodied, firmly structured with crisp acidity and plenty of flavour intensity to age a decade plus. Blueberry, red and black currant and graphite minerality with dried sage and spice that linger on a long finish.