Que Syrah, Syrah!
Of the 27 B.C. wineries featured at the upcoming Vancouver International Wine Festival (February 20 until March 1, 2015), 16 Okanagan Valley vineyards will pour wine made from this year’s featured grape – Syrah.
Our Search for Syrah in an Acura MDX took us to eight of those wineries.
Black Hills Estate Winery, 4318 Black Sage Road, Oliver (blackhillswinery.com)
Road 13 Vineyards, 799 Ponderosa Road, Road 13, Oliver (road13vineyards.com)
Tinhorn Creek Vineyards, 537 Tinhorn Creek Road, Oliver (tinhorn.com)
TIME Estate Winery, 30861 Black Sage Road, Oliver (timewinery.com)
Sage Hills Vineyard, 18555 Matsu Drive, Summerland (sagehillswine.com)
Poplar Grove Winery, 425 Middle Bench Road North, Penticton (poplargrove.ca)
Red Rooster Winery, 891 Naramata Road, Penticton (redroosterwinery.com)
Sandhill Wines, 1125 Richter St, Kelowna, (sandhillwines.ca)
“Drinking and driving don’t mix but for this Okanagan wine fan, the reward came at day’s end…”