2015 Okanagan Life Best of BC Wine Awards Winners

April-2015-best-bc-winesOkanagan Life is proud to announce the winners of the Valley’s newest wine competition, the 2015 Okanagan Life Best of BC Wine Awards. The inaugural event, held March 8 at the heritage landmark Laurel Packinghouse, Kelowna’s signature venue for wine events, was organized and chaired by our own High Sprits columnist, sommelier and wine authority, Michael Botner.

Entries from 41 BC wineries showcased 170 wines made entirely from BC grown fruit. Winners were selected by an assembly of independent, experienced wine judges from every sector of the wine industry including media, education, hospitality and winemaking. A total of 92 medals—27 gold, 32 silver and 33 bronze—were awarded to a wide range of winners.

Best of Show 2015

Spierhead Winery Best of BC Wine Awards 2015 Best in Show Red: 2013 Pinot Noir Cuvee   Church & State Wines Best of BC Wine Awards 2015 Best of Show White: 2013 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay Full list of 2015 Best of BC Wine Award winners Sparkling Gold The View...

Best BC Reds

Best Cabernet Franc Best Cabernet Sauvignon Best Meritage Red ($12 to $20) Best Meritage Red (Over $20) Best Merlot ($12 to $20) Best Merlot (Over $20) Best Other Red (Over $20) Best Pinot Noir ($12 to $20) Best Pinot Noir (Over $20) Best Syrah   [downloads...

Best BC Whites

  Best Chardonnay Best Dry Pinot Gris Best Dry Riesling/Gewürtztraminer Best Medium White Best Off Dry White – Blends Best Off-Dry White – Single Varieties Best Other Dry White Best Sauvignon Blanc/Sémillon Best Viognier     [downloads...

Current Issue – Progress 2019

Progress 2019