GOODS | Laughing Stock Vineyards’ Tool Shed Expands To Include 2 New Amphorae

GOODS | Laughing Stock Vineyards’ Tool Shed Expands To Include 2 New Amphorae

GOODS from Laughing Stock Vineyards Penticton, BC | In order to make great wine, you need great tools, this year's winemaking tool chest has expanded to include 2 Amphora's imported direct from Chianti, Italy. An ancient way to make and store wine from Greek and Roman days, Amphora’s are made of clay which helps the wine breathe during fermentation and storage. This will accelerate the maturity of the wine and we are also expecting some effect on the colour. So far this harvest, it… more 

JoieFarm’s Humble Beginnings Revealed In The Financial Post

JoieFarm’s Humble Beginnings Revealed In The Financial Post

The Financial Post has an illuminating bit of background on how the Naramata Bench's award-winning JoieFarm came into being... (more…)

OKANAGABLOG #419: Once Upon The Best “Feast Of Fields”, Ever

OKANAGABLOG #419: Once Upon The Best “Feast Of Fields”, Ever

With our kids just about to go back to school, my wife and I are trying to squeeze as much awesomeness as we can out of the last week of the summer. We've just… more 

Laughing Stock ’07 “Blind Trust Red” Combo Kept Under Wraps

Laughing Stock ’07 “Blind Trust Red” Combo Kept Under Wraps

News From Scout Supporter Laughing Stock Vineyards The sunshine has arrived on the Naramata Bench and so have our latest releases including: Blind Trust Red… more 

Eight Minutes With Heidi Noble And Michael Dinn Of JoieFarm…

Eight Minutes With Heidi Noble And Michael Dinn Of JoieFarm…

Seven years after leaving the restaurant trade behind them and going out on a limb to purchase 5 acres on the Naramata Bench, Heidi Noble and Michael Dinn have… more 

The 2009 “Naramata Unfiltered” Sommelier Bootcamp Begins

The 2009 “Naramata Unfiltered” Sommelier Bootcamp Begins

Arrived on the Naramata Bench for the annual Sommelier Bootcamp Wine Retreat a few hours ago with a couple dozen BC wine pros, chefs, and restaurateurs. Lots… more 

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