WineART 2009 was a successful evening with over 300 in attendance enjoying the event and SILVER SAGE Winery of Oliver, BC voted the FAVOURITE WINERY OF THE EVENING! -- $7500 NET raised for our local Club projects!



Revenue:             $13,019.20

Expenses:             $5,533.57

Net Club Profit:      $7,485.63


64 Ballots were submitted during the evening:

WHITE WINE GOLD Larch Hills Siegerrebe

SILVER Oliver Twist Kerner 2007 / BRONZE Silver Sage Gewurtztraminer

RED WINE GOLD Oliver Twist Syrah 2007

SILVER Skimmerhorn Marechal Foch / BRONZE Skimmerhorn Pinot Noir

BLUSH WINE GOLD Skimmerhorn Pinot Rose

SILVER Rustic Roots Cherry / Larch Hills Tamarack rose

DESSERT WINE GOLD Silver Sage Raspberry

SILVER Silver Sage Flame / BRONZE Rustic Roots Iced Orin

A very special thank you to our members and spouses for the many hours of volunteering. An extra special thanks to Verne Lee for organizing the wineries, to Jim McLeod for the room set-up, to George & Judy Green AND Suzie Eheler for the food presentation and the list goes on and on!

DOOR PRIZES donated by the wineries were won by Ken Blow / Joanne Beddoes / Ms. Prowse / Laurel Angebrandt / Kitty McCulloch / Susie Eheler / Kelly Dominic / Annette Sawall / Jim Miller

A SPECIAL THANKS to our participating wineries:

Arrowleaf Cellars from Lake Country (Genelle and Christoph)
Golden Beaver Winery from Oliver (Stella and Bruno)
House of Rose from Kelowna (pouring Jim and Rick)
Larch Hills Winery from Salmon Arm (Jack & Hazel)
Oliver Twist Estate Winery from Oliver (Bruce)
Rustic Roots Organic Fruit Winery from Cawston (Troy & Sara)
Silver Sage Winery from Oliver (Anna and John)
Skimmerhorn Winery & Vineyard from Creston (Al & Marleen)

SEE PHOTO JOURNAL on right side!