Current Release Wines

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 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 2015 – ORDER HERE
Defn: The celebrated varietal from Condrieu, France
Cases Produced: 164
Release Date: Dec 1, 2016
Price: $24.90 ($21.65 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

Intense apricot, mango, papaya and floral honeysuckle notes all nicely integrated with some complex and exotic spice notes. The palate is richly textured and full-bodied all balanced with crisp acidity. There is peach, apricot, pineapple and cantaloupe melon with a long finish.

Viognier 2013  – ORDER HERE
Defn: The celebrated varietal from Condrieu, France
Cases Produced:  290
Release Date: DEC 1, 2014
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 2015  – almost sold outORDER HERE
Defn: Late Harvest 55% Pinot Blanc, 45% Pinot Gris
Cases Produced:  82
Release Date: August 13, 2016
Price : $19.90 ($17.30 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

The over ripe, partially desiccated fruit with a hint of botrytis was picked on October 28th 2015 yielding a tropical paradise with a touch of sweetness in your glass. A ripe and rich nose of poached pears, baked apples, almonds, honey, caramel and apple blossom. The palate is lush with a full-bodied sweetness all balanced with crisp acidity. The tropical fruit, peach, preserved lemon, baking spice and honey give complexity 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 2015 – ORDER HERE
Defn: A collaboration of winemaking and winegrowing into a lovely Pinot Noir
Cases Produced: 84
Release Date: February 14. 2017
Price: $39.90 ($34.70 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A nose full of ripe fruit showing black cherry, toasty oak, dried fig and raspberry with ginger, nutmeg, orange zest and floral violet notes. The palate is silky textured, rich and round with dried black cherry, prune plum, Christmas cake spices, vanilla, molasses and pepper on a long finish.

Violeta 2013 – almost sold outORDER HERE
Defn: Malbec / Violets in Spanish and Italian
Cases Produced:  112
Release Date: August 24, 2016
Price : $34.90 ($30.35 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A complex and intriguing nose of lavender, violet, black pepper, paprika, dark berry fruit and hints of orange zest and dried herbs. The palate is firmly built with lots of tannin and acidity for great aging potential and the black and red currant, blackberry, raspberry, tobacco, earth and peppery spice linger on a long finish.

Vulture 2013  – ORDER HERE
Defn: Cabernet Franc / Vrankenstein’s half bottle
Cases Produced:  145
Release Date: August 22, 2016
Price : $39.90 ($34.70 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A perfumed, complex nose with bright red currant, red cherry, huckleberry, lavender and floral notes showing wonderful varietal complexity. The palate is crisp and fresh, showing elegance and intense flavours of red currant, raspberry, ripe strawberry, spice, pepper and leather with a long, savoury finish.

Vivre la Vie 2013 – ORDER HERE
Defn: To live the life. 100% Merlot
Cases Produced:  208
Release Date: August 20, 2016
Price : $29.90 ($26.00 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A plush, rich wine with aromas of black plum, black forest cake and black cherry along with blueberry, coffee and a little marzipan, shortbread and spice. The palate is soft, plush, rich and full-bodied with mixed brambly sun-ripened berries, dark chocolate and ripe, soft tannins with a long, silky, intense finish.

Voluptuous 2013 – ORDER HERE
Defn: 67 % Merlot, 33 % Cab Franc
Cases Produced: 452
Release date: Oct 1, 2016
Price: 29.90 ($26.00 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

A fantastically integrated and intense wine with a complex mix of blueberry, blackberry, cassis and plum with an interesting side of pastry crust, violet, burlap and pepper. The palate has elegance and freshness while also being bold and rich and the complex mix of dark fruits, savoury cedar, cigar, leather and spice make for a wonderful, long finish that should age for a decade and more.

V 2013 – ORDER HERE
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.

V 2012  – ORDER HERE
Defn: Roman 5 – 45% Merlot, 26% Cab Franc, 17% Malbec, 7% Cab Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot
Cases Produced:  346
Release Date: October 10, 2015
Price : $34.90 ($30.35 + 10% PST and 5% GST)

Our fourth vintage of this Bordeaux blend has created a complex and intense wine not only to be enjoyed now but is also built to age. The nose is full with liqueur chocolate cherry, cassis, cocoa, paprika, roasted meat and a hint of black olive and burlap. The palate is full-bodied, dense and structured with ripe blackberry, Italian plum and violets along with lots of savory pipe tobacco, clove, charred meat, graphite and spice. Excellent concentration to evolve in the bottle and to be enjoyed with lamb and game meats.