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Temporary Closure - Mt. Boucherie Estate and Modest Butcher Kitchen

*Update: Following negative test results from staff members, we are opening for regular service Tuesday 24th November. Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery and Modest Butcher Kitchen & Market will be closed effective immediately for 48 hours. A guest who dined with us for lunch, Saturday, November 14th has tested positive for Covid-19. We have just been notified of the exposure today (November 20th). We are now taking precautions to have staff tested and do a deep clean of the entire building. We feel it is best to halt guests from entering out building and help do our part to flatten the...

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Working with The Okanagan Similkameen Stewardship

Working with The Okanagan Similkameen Stewardship

An update from Brett Thiessen - Manager of Viticulture On our 80 acre property that is directly on the Similkameen river bank, we are planning to remove the original posts, wires and vines that are serving no purpose to us. These were put there by previous owners, but it is now apparent to us this cold spot on a floodplain is on a very sensitive riparian zone. Currently, we have a deer fence blocking wildlife traffic in an important area and infrastructure that is just taking up space where we would rather restore habitat than grow grapes. Not only do...

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Opening Delayed due to Covid-19 Concerns

To our valued customers and supporters, We regret to inform you that we will be ceasing almost all onsite operations at Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery and The Modest Butcher effective immediately. We feel that with the recent developments and announcements regarding the Covid-19 virus, we must do our part to help by ceasing all operations for the foreseeable future. The health and safety of our customers and staff are paramount, and therefore we will delay the opening of our new facilities until further notice. The wine shop is still open for drop in sales from 11am - 5pm daily. A...

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What's On for Valentines Day In West Kelowna

What's On for Valentines Day In West Kelowna

Valentines Day is approaching and we are here to help you prepare. Deals on Bubbles, Rosé, complimentary roses and food pairings to impress! Don't get caught out with the last pick of the supermarket flowers again...   Sip with your Sweetheart Saturday 8th February and Sunday 9th February Noon til 4pm Kick off Valentines Day early with the Westside Wine Trail's Sip with your Sweetheart event. Alongside our fellow West Kelowna wineries, we will be treating guests to an afternoon of delicious wine and chocolate pairings! After you've had your full of sweet treats, head over to our wine shop where we...

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