22 Best Kelowna Wineries Story

By Alli Sewell


22 Best Kelowna Wineries Story

Canada probably isn't the first country you think of when it comes to wine production. But British Columbia's Okanagan Valley,... Read more

Winery 1

Tantalus Vineyards

You’ll experience some of the best single-vineyard wines in the region at this southeast Kelowna vineyard. Previously Pioneer Vineyards, Tantalus... Read more

Winery 2

CedarCreek Estate Winery

CedarCreek’s 50-acre estate features organic, single-vineyard wines from 30-year-old vines. In fact, their Pinot Noirs are made from some of... Read more

Winery 3

The Vibrant Vine Winery

Frequently featured as a top winery experience, Vibrant Vine is a quirky winery not to be missed. Taste their perfectly-crafted... Read more

Winery 4

The View Winery and Vineyard

Fruity wines and handcrafted apple ciders are the stars of the show at The View Winery. Housed in a 1920s... Read more

Winery 5

Sandhill Wines

Centrally located in downtown Kelowna, Sandhill is a must-visit on your Kelowna wine tour. Tastings are available in the Urban... Read more

Winery 6

Sumac Ridge Estate Winery

Sumac Ridge is one of the first operating estate wineries in British Columbia. Today, it is home to three brands:... Read more

Winery 7

Summerhill Pyramid Winery

As one of the only Okanagan wineries with a biodynamic vineyard, Summerhill Pyramid prides itself on delicious organic wines. Reds,... Read more

Winery 8

River Stone Estate Winery

This Okanagan Valley family winery with a farmhouse-style tasting room is located on a sprawling estate that the owners call... Read more

Winery 9

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery

Located between Oliver and Osoyoos, this estate winery is named after the birds that inhabit the vineyard and the surrounding... Read more

Winery 10

NK'MIP Cellars

This Indigenous-owned winery expresses its culture in everything they do. Not only will you find internationally award-winning wines here, but... Read more

Winery 11

Ancient Hill Winery

Surrounded by horse ranches, Ancient Hill is a boutique winery in rural North Kelowna. Specializing in European-style wines, they only... Read more

Winery 12

Mission Hill Family Estate Winery

Mission Hill is an architecturally stunning winery and part of the Westside Wine Trail. The winery promotes experiences to its... Read more

Winery 13

Quails' Gate

Quails' Gate winery has some of the best views, wines, and food in Kelowna. Start by tasting their renowned wines... Read more

Winery 14

Volcanic Hills Estate Winery

Located on Mount Boucherie, a 60-million-year-old dormant volcano, Volcanic Hills is aptly named! The winery’s grapes are grown in the... Read more

Winery 15

Blind Tiger Vineyards

This Lake Country vineyard mixes delicious Okanagan wine with sweeping lake views and tasty Italian food. At Blind Tiger, you’ll... Read more

Winery 16

Indigenous World Winery

Established in 2016, Indigenous World Winery is the first 100% indigenous-owned winery in British Columbia. Visitors can taste Indigenous World’s... Read more

Winery 17

The Hatch

The Hatch is a must-visit on both the Westside Wine Trail and in Kelowna in general. Head here for a... Read more

Winery 18

Grizzli Winery

Kelowna is actually the native Okanagan name for Grizzly bear. Although a Tuscan-inspired winery, Grizzli takes its name from this... Read more

Winery 19

Gray Monk Winery

Gray Monk is a beautiful estate winery housed in 75 acres of vineyard which overlooks Okanagan Lake. The winery is... Read more

Winery 20

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery

Mt. Boucherie Estate is named after the extinct Mt. Boucherie volcano, a geological landmark in West Kelowna. This Westside Wine... Read more

Winery 21

50th Parallel Estate Winery

As one of the most cosmopolitan wineries in Kelowna, I recommend 50th Parallel for lovers of modern architecture and great... Read more

Winery 22

Arrowleaf Cellars

This family-owned and operated estate is named after the Okanagan Sunflower, also known as Arrowleaf Balsamroot. Visit the winery, housed... Read more


In Summary

With over 200 vineyards and 120 wineries in the Okanagan, these are just some of my personal favourites. But hopefully,... Read more