Quails’ Gate touring – A sip of wine, a nibble of chocolate…

A sip of wine with a nibble of chocolate. A casual stroll through the vineyards. A guided tour and tasting in their Wine Library. Check out the list of premiere tours and tastings to discover the perfect one for you at Quails’ Gate Winery. 

With their rich variety of wine events and experiences to choose from year-round, I’m sure you’ll find the perfect pairing. Drop-in bookings are available on a first come, first serve basis. Reservations are recommended. Sorry, they are unable to accommodate stags or stagettes.

 

TASTINGS – SPRING 2018

Wine Bar Tasting (Drop-In)

Sample a selection of Quails’ Gate’s award-winning wines while enjoying panoramic views of their estate vineyards and Okanagan Lake.

Daily, Year-round | 7 days a week during Wine Shop hours

Fees:

Tasting of 4 Estate and Reserve Wines | $5 per guest*

Tasting of 3 Rare and Collectible Wines | $10 per guest*

Tasting of a Dessert Wine in a chocolate cup | $5 per guest

* tasting fee waived with purchase of 2 or more bottles per tasting

MAY 13 – JUNE 24

 

Panoramic Pairings

Picture your perfect Okanagan moment – sitting on a patio overlooking beautiful vineyards, mountains and Lake Okanagan, all while enjoying exquisite wine and food pairings – this is the Panoramic Pairing experience at Quails’ Gate. Held every Saturday & Sunday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM on the Wine Shop patio, enjoy a selection of wine flights each perfectly paired with small bites from our restaurant team.

Price: Varies by Menu

Time: Drop-in experience every Saturday & Sunday between 11 AM and 3 PM 

MARCH 21 – OCTOBER 7

 

Chocolate & Wine Tasting (45 Mins)

This tasting experience begins with a tasting of wine as you stroll through the vineyards with one of their senior educators.  Next, climb the stairs to the Stewart Family Library for an intimate 45 minute guided wine pairing experience perfectly paired with chocolate delights.  Limited to 15 guests.

Times:

March 24 to June 30 | Saturday & Sunday at  3 PM

July 1 to Sept. 3 | Daily 11:30 AM, 1 PM, 3 PM

Sept. 8 to Oct. 7 | Saturday & Sunday at  3 PM

 

Book online at QuailsGate.com

 

TOURS – SPRING 2018

MARCH 21 – OCTOBER 9

Quails’ Gate Family Tour (60 Mins)

A 60-minute guided experience, the family tour begins by exploring the rich history of the Stewart family and their estate vineyards. Guests will also get insight into the wine production before being treated to a guided tasting of three of their award-winning wines.

Times:

March 1 to April 30:  11 am  daily

May 1 to June 29: 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm daily

June 30 to Sept 3: 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm daily

Sept 4 to Oct 8:  11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm daily

Fee │$15 per adult guest plus tax ($5 redemption with two bottle purchase).

Mount Boucherie is a very unique and special place for viticulture. On this 60-minute guided experience, you will discover what makes their estate vineyards so unique and how they tend to the vines prior to a walk through the winery to get a sense of how they make their award-winning wines.  The tour concludes with a guided tasting of four Quails’ Gate Reserve wines along with small food bite pairings.

Times:

May 1 to June 29 | Saturday & Sunday 12:30 PM

June 30 to Sept 3 | Daily 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM

Sept. 4 to Oct. 8 |  Saturday & Sunday 12:30 PM

Fee | $25 per guest plus tax ($5 redemption with two bottle purchase).

Please note that this is an adult-only (19 years or older) experience. For a family-friendly experience, please see the Quails’ Gate Family Tour.

MAY 1 – OCTOBER 8

 

Best of Boucherie (60 Mins)

Mount Boucherie is a very unique and special place for viticulture. On this 60-minute guided experience, you will discover what makes their estate vineyards so unique and how they tend to the vines prior to a walk through the winery to get a sense of how they make their award-winning wines.  The tour concludes with a guided tasting of four Quails’ Gate Reserve wines along with small food bite pairings.

Times:

May 1 to June 29 | Saturday & Sunday 12:30 PM

June 30 to Sept 3 | Daily 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM

Sept. 4 to Oct. 8 |  Saturday & Sunday 12:30 PM

 

Fee | $25 per guest plus tax ($5 redemption with two bottle purchase).

Please note that this is an adult-only (19 years or older) experience. For a family-friendly experience, please see our Quails’ Gate Family Tour.

 JUNE 30 – SEPTEMBER 3

 

Taste of the Estate (90 Mins)

Sip on a welcome wine while you stroll through the estate’s vineyards with one of their Senior Wine Educators as they share stories of the Stewart Family’s Okanagan horticultural heritage dating back to the early 1900’s.  Embark on a walking tour through the estate to discover how they grow their grapes and go behind-the-scenes in the winery to learn how they make their award-winning wines. The tour concludes with a visit to the Stewart Family’s Private Library that overlooks the barrel room to enjoy a guided tasting of three of their Reserve and Collector wines artfully paired with small food bites created by our Old Vines Restaurant culinary team.

June 30 to Sept. 3 | Daily 12 PM &  3 PM

Fee | $55 per guest plus tax ($5 redemption with two bottle purchase).

Please note that this is an adult-only (19 years or older) experience. For a family-friendly experience, please see the Quails’ Gate Family Tour.

 

Book online at QuailsGate.com

 

Wine Shop Hours:

October 9 to April 29   |  10 AM to 6 PM daily
April 30 to June 30   |  10 AM to 7 PM daily
July 1 to September 3 | 9:30 AM to 8 PM daily
September 4 to October 8 | 10 AM to 7 PM daily

 

GROUP BOOKINGS │BUSES │LIMOUSINES

Please note that Quails’ Gate is committed to providing their guests with a welcoming and educational experience in an exceptional setting. As such, all buses/limos with guests arriving at Quails’ Gate as well as all groups over 8 guests require a reservation.

 

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