3-6 pm Fri Oct 26 Saxon Winery Tasting

Saxon Estate Winery’s goal is to present hand-picked, organically-grown wines at an affordable price so that wine enthusiasts of all ages can appreciate the wonderment of wine drinking.

Their beautiful setting on Bottleneck Drive in Summerland, BC is home to some of the best cool-climate organically-grown wines in the Okanagan valley.

Paul from Saxon will be pouring:

Viognier 2011
Aromas of pink grapefruit, stone fruit combined with minerality.  Medium/full-bodied, dry with minerality and citrus fruit – tongue tickler.  Butter with a lingering finish.  Pair with white meats and grilled fish, soft cheeses. $18.40

Gewürztraminer 2011
Aromas of lychee and tropical fruits.  Taste lychee, pineapple, citrus fruits, medium bodied.  Balanced finish.  Pair with lightly spiced foods. $16.90

Léon Millot 2011
People’s Choice Best Wine in Show Summerland Fall Fair 2012
Aromas of blackberry and plums.  Taste black fruit, light-bodied and medium acidity.  Silky tannins and a long finish.  Pair with strong cheeses, shellfish, appetizers and desserts. $23.90

Merlot 2011
Aromas rich, dark fruit.   Blackcurrant, medium-bodied with lively acidity.  Long finish.  Pair with lamb, red meats and stews. $19.90