Harvest 2018 Update

September 25, 2018 by Administrator No Comments

We are off to a great start for what looks to be a bumper crop of top quality. Schönburger, Muscat, and half of the Gewurztraminer are already in tank, with Pinot Gris soon to follow.

Harvest hours for the tasting room are limited to Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 12-4pm for the balance of September, as we are busy with wine making.

Fall Hours

August 31, 2018 by Administrator No Comments

As we are completely sold out of many of our wine varieties until next Spring, we will be reducing Tasting Room hours following the Labour Day weekend. Opening hours will be Friday, Saturday, and Sundays, Noon – 4pm for the balance of September. We still have some fabulous wines to try, so please do stop by!

Tour du Vin – sold out!

August 31, 2018 by Administrator No Comments

Our annual vineyard tour with 5 wine tasting stations, accompanied by tastes of the grapes that make these wines, is again sold out. Winemaker/owner Dick Lancaster is looking forward to showing off the fruits of our labour. The weather looks promising, and there is no smoke in the air!

Spring Release 2018

January 24, 2018 by Administrator No Comments

Coming soon – our 2017 Whites, Rose, Spiderling plus 2016 Phobia and Red Back – Release Date April 1, 2018. Wine Club newsletters with details to be issued early March.

ROLL OUT THE BARREL

September 14, 2017 by Administrator No Comments

Saturday, Noon- 4PM, September 16th. Drop by the tasting room for a sample of 2016 Merlot straight from the barrel. The winemakers will be there to tell you all about the wine.

NEW VINTAGES AVAILABLE FOR EASTER

April 9, 2017 by Administrator No Comments

We are busy bottling our latest vintages and will have these available for the Easter long weekend.  The Wine Shop will be open for the long weekend 12-4pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday.

Sauser Fest: Oct. 1 & 2, 2016

October 1, 2016 by Administrator No Comments

Have a glass of fermenting white wine just out of the tanks. Lightly sparkling, about 50% fermented so still cloudy, lower in alcohol with delicious sweetness and fruity aroma. A traditional wine served with onion bread in many parts of Europe during harvest we will be offering glasses with our onion focaccia for just $5

BC Champion – All Canadian Wine Awards

June 19, 2016 by Administrator No Comments

We proudly announce that we won more medals than any winery in BC at this national championship held in Ontario. 2 Double Gold (best in category), 4 Gold, 2 Silver, and 2 Bronze medals were awarded to us for our 100% Naramata Bench wines from the 2014 and 2015 vintages.

Barrel Tasting Events coming soon

May 6, 2016 by Administrator No Comments

Roll out the Barrels – this coming Saturday, May 7th, Noon-4PM.  Taste one of our 2014 upcoming releases.

En Primeur – Futures Offering – barrel tastings of our Reserve 2014 red wines, and opportunity to order at reduced prices.  May 20, 21, 22: 10-11am daily. RSVP info@blackwidowwinery.com

Bordeaux River Cruise with Black Widow Winery

September 28, 2015 by Administrator No Comments

Join Dick & Shona on a fabulous 5 Star river cruise April 2016. The best way to explore a great wine region, we are hosting an exclusive Wine Group on a 5 Star AmaWaterways cruise April 1-8, 2016. To make it even better, we have special discounts for Canadians booking with our wine group. For more information, just e-mail us: info@blackwidowwinery.com or call 250-276-5396.
Bon Voyage!