2018 Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards


Wine Awards

Each year our wineries enter their wines into several different competitions around the world.
The Okanagan Fall Wine Festival Society recently announced their 2018 Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards. This year 12 judges tasted over 700 wine entries. Please see below for local Westside Wine Trail wineries winners.
**It should be noted that not all wineries enter their wines into each competition.

PLATINUM
2017 Totally Botrytis Affected Optima – Quails’ Gate

GOLD
2013 Simo – Indigenous World Winery
2016 The Connemara – Quails’ Gate Winery
2016 Cabernet Sauvignon – Quails’ Gate Winery
2017 B.M.V. Riesling – Quails’ Gate Winery
2016 Dynasty Red – the hatch

SILVER
2014 Raspberry Wine – Grizzli Winery
2014 Simo – Indigenous World Winery
2016 Syrah – Mt Boucherie Winery
2017 Pinot Noir – Quails’ Gate Winery
2016 Merlot – Quails’ Gate Winery
2016 The Boswell Syrah – Quails’ Gate Winery
2016 Chardonnay – Quails’ Gate Winery
2015 Smokeshow – the hatch
2017 B Yanco – the hatch
2017 Gewurztraminer – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2014 Eruption – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2013 Merlot – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2016 Riesling Icewine – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2016 Zweigelt Icewine – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2016 Chardonnay Icewine – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2016 Viognier – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2014 Cabernet Sauvignon – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery

BRONZE
2016 Blueberry Wine – Grizzli Winery
2014 Reserve Cabernet Franc – Grizzli Winery
2017 Gewurztraminer – Indigenous World Winery
2015 Malbec – Indigenous World Winery
2017 Pinot Gris – Indigenous World Winery
2015 Pinot Noir – Indigenous World Winery
2013 Cabernet Franc – Indigenous World Winery
2016 Hee-Hee-Tel-Kin – Indigenous World Winery
2016 Syrah – Indigenous World Winery
2014 Dostana Malbec – Kalala Organic Estate Winery
2017 150 Frizzante – Kalala Organic Estate Winery
2017 Dostana Chardonnay – Kalala Organic Estate Winery
2014 Summit – Mt Boucherie Winery
2015 Ross 3.0 – the hatch
2015 Pinot Noir – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery
2014 Cabernet Franc – Volcanic Hills Estate Winery