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Orofino Vineyards & The Similkameen Valley

  • Vessel Liquor 1609 Fort Street Victoria, BC, V8R 1H8 Canada (map)

Join Orofino’s owner and winemaker, John Weber, for a discussion about the Similkameen Valley's very special climate, soils, and geography, and what makes it a fascinating place to grow grapes and make wine. John will share his knowledge of this rare terroir and illustrate its uniqueness by pouring a number of his single vineyard Similkameen wines. Both current releases and older vintages will be offered to those in attendance. Don’t miss this educational opportunity to learn more about one of the most exciting appellations in Canada.

Orofino focusses on producing single vineyard wines from unique Similkameen Valley Vineyards. They produce wines that showcase their diverse terroir and that are natural, balanced and real. Their eco-friendly straw bale winery was constructed in 2004, and features solar power and Gold Level Green Certification.


Earlier Event: March 3
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