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Sip with your Sweetheart – a wine & chocolate event

February 8 @ February 8 - February 8

Smiling sweethearts and happy wine sippers love this popular event which is held the second weekend in February. The wineries of the Westside Wine Trail have expanded the event to two days and will be treating everyone to an afternoon of chocolate indulgence where their taste buds can savour decadent wine and chocolate pairings that have been carefully crafted and matched by local chefs, bakers and sommeliers. Open House Format.

Date: February 8 & 9, 2020 | Time: noon – 4 pm | Where: wineries of the Westside Wine Trail | 9th Annual Sip with your Sweetheart event

 

Beaumont Family Estate Winery | Pinot Noir Icewine with Chocolate Love Notes & Pinot Noir with Chocolate Kisses and Double Chocolate Lady Fingers
Certified Organic since 1995, treat yourself with two decadent Pinot Noir pairings at Beaumont Family Estate! First, enjoy our Pinot Noir Icewine paired with Chocolate Love notes, then move on to our Pinot Noir paired with “Put a ring on it” Double Chocolate Lady Fingers and Chocolate Kisses. As it is also heart & stroke awareness month, we will have a representative from the Central Okanagan Association for Cardiac Health providing some insightful information on healthy living throughout the day. We also have bonus in-store specials including 15% off all wines in store and if you buy 2 Icewines, you’ll get one free.

 

Ciao Bella Winery | 2016 Pinot Nero and 2018 Pinot Grigio paired with chocolates.

2016 Pinot Nero paired with a dark chocolate. This sultry red wine was aged in the finest oak barrels, it will awaken your palate with hints of raspberries, black licorice and rich dark chocolate. What better way to celebrate your Valentine’s than to share this award winning Pinot Nero (Noir), perfect for those special moment with your sweetheart

2018 Pinot Grigio paired with a white chocolate. Lively fun and refreshing, this Pinot Grigio starts with hints of pear and finishes with green apple! On its own or with your favourite risotto, seafood…Perfect for sharing with your valentine!

 

Frind Estate Winery | 2018 Pinot Noir with Homemade Dark Chocolate Brownie Bites topped with cherry ganache

Handmade dark chocolate brownie bites with cherry ganache paired with our 2018 Pinot Noir.  100% stainless steel fermented with no oak contact, our Pinot Noir is a lighter version that showcases aromas of anise, white pepper and wet leather on the nose followed by strawberry and cherry on the palate.  Stop by Frind Estate Winery for a sneak peak of what’s to come in our bakery, opening this spring!

 

Indigenous World Winery | 2018 Hee-Hee-Tel-Kin with Homemade Bannock Bites

Homemade Bannock Bites drizzled in a dark chocolate ganache and blackberry Crumble paired with our extraordinary signature Bordeaux Style red blend, Hee-Hee-Tel-Kin 2018. A perfect sweetheart pairing.

 

Kalala Organic Estate Winery  – come by to see our perfect pairing!

 

Grizzli Winery | 2014 Sauvignon Blanc Icewine with Passionfruit Chocolate Ganache Macarons

Romance and wine are in the air! Join us for a passionate pairing!

Harvested in the late nights and into the early mornings, our Double Gold Winner, 2014 Sauvignon Blanc Icewine is filled with initial hints of honey, apples and apricots, finishing with lingering citrus. Decadently paired with French Macarons by Whisk Cake Company. Share the love at Grizzli and savour the moment with your sweetheart at our Valentine’s photo booth.

 

Little Straw Vineyards 2018 Rosé & Chocolate Lava Cakes

Enjoy chocolate lava cakes with a special sauce hidden inside as it is paired with a Pinot Rosé.

 

Mt Boucherie Winery | Reserve Merlot with Mole-style dark chocolate venison chili

Had enough sweets yet? Head over to Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery where we will be serving up Mole-style dark chocolate venison chili, with crispy pecorino and cumin crème fraiche. This dish will be paired with our rich, smooth, cocoa laced Reserve Merlot. A pairing that is sure to warm your soul and give you a sneak peek at Chef Dan Carkner’s menu from the soon to open Modest Butcher restaurant. Special event pricing is available for the Merlot as well as on Bubbles and Rosé for all your Valentine’s needs.

 

Mission Hill Family Estate | Premium chocolate pastilles paired with Select Wines

Make this Valentine’s one to remember at Mission Hill Family Estate. Delight your senses with the taste of premium chocolate pastilles, paired with our award-winning Reserve and Terroir Collection wines, the sound of our hand-crafted bronze bells ringing in the 12-story bell tower, and breathtaking views of Okanagan Lake. Wine tastings at Mission Hill Family Estate are complimentary all February.

 

Off the Grid Organic Winery 2019 Ever After Rosé & Bliss Bakery

Enjoy a delightful pairing of the new 2019 Ever After Rosé with a deliciously decadent Salted Chocolate Cookie from Bliss Bakery.

 

Quails’ Gate Winery | 2017 Quails’ Gate Merlot with Chocolate Salted Brownie

Calling all Chocoholics!

Life is about to get sweeter when you sip our newest Merlot wine release perfectly matched with our delectable chocolate brownie.  Join us in the Wine Shop to write a love note on our window and capture a selfie to send off to that special “bestie” in your life.

 

Rollingdale Winery | 2016 Fort & German Chocolates
Guests may try their hand at making their own pairings from a selection of fine German chocolates.  Our fortified wine will play well with the different chocolates with its rich, bold decadence.

 

Volcanic Hills Estate Winery | 2016 Late Harvest Gewürztraminer & Rogers Chocolates Victoria Creams
Volcanic Hills Estate Winery is pleased to be showcasing our Late Harvest Gewürztraminer with Rogers Victoria Creams.  Be prepared for an indulgent experience as we serve this popular dessert wine next to a Dark Chocolate Covered Vanilla-Cream.

 

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Truck 59 Cider House | Cherry Cider & Sandrine French Pastry & Chocolates

Come stop by the Ciderhouse for a complimentary tasting of our flagship Cherry Cider alongside a delicious treat from Sandrine French Pastry and Chocolates.

 

 

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February 8
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February 8
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