The “must-attend event of the year,” Fairmont Hot Spring Resort’s annual Corkscrews & Canapés main tasting event is a place where wine enthusiasts gather together to enjoy fine wine and good company.


 

The “must-attend event of the year,” Fairmont Hot Spring Resort’s annual Corkscrews & Canapés main tasting event is a place where wine enthusiasts gather together to enjoy fine wine and good company.

This sell-out event occurs every November and features many wines from some of BC’s most acclaimed wineries. Along with an abundance of wine to taste, enjoy delectable house-made hors d’oeuvres, local artisans, prizes and fabulous after parties featuring live music by amazing bands.

2015’s People’s Choice Award winning wines were the:

Red
2013 Moksha, Kistmet Estate Wineries

White
2014 Autumn Gold, Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery

Dessert
2013 De Jager’s Port-Style Wine, Columbia Gardens Vineyard & Winery

Fruit
NV Bliss, Meadow Vista Honey Wines

You must be 19 years or older to attend the Wine Festival.

The wines & wineries list for 2016 is not available quite yet, check out our list from 2015’s Wine Festival.

Dirty Laundry Elephant Island Monster Wine Studio
2013 Cab Merlot NV Crabapple DW 2013 Chardonnay 2014 Escapist Pinot Grigio
2013 Hush NV Framboise-Fortified 2013 White Knuckle 2014 Escapist Merlot
2013 Riesling NV Pink Elephant-Sparkling 2012 Redeye 2012 Malbec
2014 WooWoo-Gew 2013 Told You So-Viognier 2012 Merlot 2011 Pinot Noir
NV Girlinevery Port 2010 Naysayer Cab Franc Thornhaven Estates Winery Rustic Roots Winery
Quail’s Gate Calliope 2014 Pinot Gris 2013 Fameuse
2014 Chasselbo Pinot Gris 2014 Viognier 2014 Brooklyn’s Blend 2014 Pippin (organic)
2014 Gewurztraminer 2014 Figure 8 White 2014 Gewurztraminer 2014 Apple Pear (organic)
2014 Foch 2013 Figure 8 Red 2012 Pinot Noir 2014 Peach Nectarine (organic)
Hester Creek Winery Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2013 Merlot 2014 Cherry (organic)
2014 Pinot Gris 2014 Ehrenfelser 2013 Syrah 2014 Plum (organic)
2013 Chardonnay 2014 Organic Pinot Gris 2014 Infusion 2014 Apricot (organic)
2013 Cab/Merlot 2014 Organic Merlot 2014 XV 2012 Santa Rosa
2013 Character Red Blend 2012 Organic Pinot Noir Kismet Estate Wineries 2012 Mulberry Pear
2012 Reserve Cab Franc Pentage 2013 Karma 2014 Snow Cider
2013 Merlot 2012 Tempranillo 2013 Moksha Tinhorn
Young & Wyse Road 13 2013 Mantra 2013 Cab Franc
2012 Zinfandel 2013 74K 2013 Safed 2011 OldFields Merlot
Laughing Stock 2013 Sy Malbec 2013 Kognier La Frenz
2013 Portfolio La Stella Winery 2013 Riesling Icewine 2013 Res Chard
Wayne Gretzky Okanagan 2015 Vivace Conviction 2013 Cab Sauvignon
2013 Cabernet Sauvignon/Syrah 2015 Fortissimo 2014 Pinot Grigio Recline Ridge Vineyards & Winery Ltd.
2014 Pinot Grigio Columbia Gardens Vineyard & Winery 2014 Pinot Noir 2013 Shushwap Serenade
Maverick 2014 Garden Gold 2014 Sovereign Opal 2013 Ortega
2013 Rubeus 2014 Station White 2014 White Blend 2013 Siegerrebe
Le Vieux Pin Winery 2013 Gewurztraminer 2013 Red Blend 2012 Marechal Foch
2014 Ava 2013 Station Rose St-Huberus/Oak Bay Vineyards 2012 Just Being Frank
2013 Cuvee Violette 2013 Foch Private Reserve 2012 Gamay Noir Meadow Vista Honey Wines
Wild Goose Vineyards 2013 Pinot Noir Private Reserve 2012 Goddess NV Bliss
2014 Gewurztraminer 2014 De Jager’s Merlot 2012 Foch NV Cloud Horse
2014 Autumn Gold 2013 De Jager’s Port-Style Wine Moon Curser NV Mabon
2014 Riesling Persius Border Vines NV Field White
2012 Merlot Cab Merlot Syrah Skimmerhorn
2012 Red Horizon Pinot Gris Afraid of the Dark 2013 Devil’s Chair Red
Oliver Twist Estate Winery Merlot Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2013 Marechal Foch
2013 Rockabilly Red Saxon Winery 2014 Recolte Blanche 2014 Ortega
2014 Boogie Woogie White 2014 Pinot Grigio 2013 Chardonnay 2014 Autumn Tryst
2014 Pink Cadillac 2014 English Rose 2012 Pinot Noir 2014 Kootenay Crush White
2013 or 2014 Kerner 2014 Gewurztraminer 2012 Merlot 2014 Pinot Gris
2010 Cab Sauvignon NV Four Play Red 2014 Recolte Rouge Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery
2012 Merlot 2013 Pinot Noir Skaha Vineyards 2014 P.R. Dry Riesling
2013 Merlot/Cab Franc 2014 Unoaked Merlot 2012 Impulsion 2014 Gewurztraminer
Stag’s Hollow Cassini Cellars 2014 Mystique 2014 P.R. Pinot Noir
2014 Riesling 2014 Pinot Noir See Ya Later Ranch 2014 Summer Night
2011 Cab Sauvignon 2013 Unoaked Chardonnay 2012 Ping 2014 Cabernet Franc
Seven Stones Winery 2012 Quattro 2012 Rover Hillside Estate Winery
2010 Chardonnay Black Sage Vineyard 2013 Chardonnay 2014 Gewurztraminer
2011 Pinot Noir 2012 Cab Franc 2013 Gewurztraminer 2012 Merlot Malbec
2011 Row 128 Merlot 2012 Cabernet Sumac Ridge 2013 Syrah
2010 Meritage 2012 Merlot 2009 Stellar J Nk’Mip Cellars
House of Rose Winery Diabolica 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Melot
2014 Chardonnay 2013 Diabolica Red 2014 Gewurztraminer Red Rooster
2013 Cool Splash Diabolica White 2014 Riesling 2012 Reserve Meritage
2014 Grapes with Benefits Mission Hill 2013 Pinot Noir Backdoor Winery
2014 Hot Flash 2013 Reserve Chardonnay Desert Hills Winery Oraniensteiner
2014 A Senior Moment 2013 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Cactus White Pinot Blanc
2014 Merlot 2013 5 Vineyards Sauvginon Blanc 2014 Gewurztraminer Riesling
2014 Sweet Mystery 2014 5 Vineyards Pinot Noir 2012 Cactus Red Gewurztraminer
2011 Vintage Okanagan Tawny 2012 5 Vineyards Cabernet Merlot 2011 Melot Nice Rack Riesling Gewurztraminer
Therapy Vineyards 2014 Gamay Nice Rack Rose
2014 Freudian Sip 2010 Syrah Malbec
2014 Sauvignon Blanc Meritage
2013 Gewurztraminer
2013 Freud’s Ego
2012 Merlot
2013 Pinot Noir
NV Freudified (Port)
2014 Fizzy Therapy
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