2021 British Columbia Lieutenant Governor's Wine Awards Winners


Tantalus Vineyards

2018

Old Vines Riesling


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Platinum Award Winners


ENRICO WINERY

2020

Shining Armour Pinot Gris

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Silhouette Estate Winery

NV

Boyd Classic Cuvée

SpearHead Winery

2019

Pinot Noir Saddle Block

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SpearHead Winery

2019

Pinot Noir Golden Retreat

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Kismet Estate Winery

2018

Cabernet Franc Reserve

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Mission Hill Family Estate

2019

Terroir Collection Vista's Edge Cabernet Franc

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CedarCreek Estate Winery

2020

Platinum Home Block Rosé

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Gold Award Winners


Wild Goose Vineyards

2019

Pinot Noir Sumac Slope

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Stag's Hollow Winery

2018

Renaissance Merlot

Nk'Mip Cellars

2020

Winemaker's Pinot Blanc

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Blasted Church Vineyards

2019

Cabernet Franc

Black Hills

2020

Alibi

Gray Monk

2018

Odyssey Cabernet Sauvignon

Upper Bench Estate Winery

2019

Estate Chardonnay

Blue Grouse Estate Winery

2019

Estate Pinot Noir

Blue Grouse Estate Winery

2020

Estate Pinot Gris

ENRICO WINERY

2020

Rosé Red Dragon

Monte Creek Winery

2020

Living Land Sparkling Rosé

Clos du Soleil Winery

2020

Winemaker's Series Pinot Blanc

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Silhouette Estate Winery

2018

Boyd Blanc De Blanc

Lake Breeze Vineyards

2019

Pinot Blanc

Lake Breeze Vineyards

2019

Cellar Series Alize (Roussanne)

Lake Breeze Vineyards

2017

Cellar Series Mistral (Syrah)

Liquidity Wines

NV

Brut Reserve

Liquidity Wines

2019

Reserve Pinot Noir

Peak Cellars

2020

Skin Kissed Pinot Gris

Kismet Estate Winery

2017

Malbec Reserve

Meadow Vista Honey Wines

2021

Bliss Sparkling Blueberry Haskap Mead

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Mission Hill Family Estate

2020

Terroir Collection Border Vista Rosé

Mission Hill Family Estate

2019

Terroir Collection Jagged Rock Vineyard Syrah

Mission Hill Family Estate

2018

Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Mission Hill Family Estate

2020

Reserve Riesling

CedarCreek Estate Winery

2019

Estate Syrah

CedarCreek Estate Winery

2019

Estate Chardonnay

CedarCreek Estate Winery

2020

Estate Riesling

CedarCreek Estate Winery

2019

Platinum Block 3 Riesling

CedarCreek Estate Winery

2019

Platinum Cabernet Franc

Silver Award Winners


Sumac Ridge Estate Winery

2020

Gewürztraminer Private Reserve

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Stag's Hollow Winery

2019

Pinot Noir Stag's Hollow Vnyd

Tightrope Winery

2018

Pinot Noir - Rubis

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Sandhill

2020

Pinot Gris Terroir Driven Wine

Sandhill

2020

Sovereign Opal Terroir Driven Wine

Sandhill

2019

Syrah Terroir Driven Wine

Sandhill

2019

Cabernet Merlot Terroir Driven Wine

Sandhill

2020

Sangiovese Rosé Single Block C9 'Sandhill Estate Vineyard'

Peller Estates Winery Okanagan

2020

Family Reserve VQA Sauvignon Blanc

Nk'Mip Cellars

2019

Qwam Qwmt Cabernet Sauvignon

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Nk'Mip Cellars

2018

Qwam Qwmt Cabernet Sauvignon

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Blasted Church Vineyards

2019

Sauvignon Blanc Sémillon

Harper's Trail Estate Winery

2019

Thadd Springs Vineyard Cabernet Franc

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Moraine Estate Winery

2018

Reserve Pinot Noir

Black Hills

2019

Per Se

Gray Monk

2018

Odyssey Rosé Brut

Gray Monk

2018

Odyssey Merlot

JoieFarm Winery

2020

JoieFarm Viognier

Tinhorn Creek

2020

Pinot Gris

Tinhorn Creek

2020

Oldfield Reserve Sauvignon Blanc

Tinhorn Creek

2018

Oldfield Reserve Merlot

Scorched Earth Winery

2016

Scorched Earth Reserve Syrah

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Mirabel Vineyards

2018

Mirabel Vineyards Reserve Pinot Noir

Nostalgia Wines

2020

Nostalgia Viognier

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Hester Creek Estate Winery

2019

Old Vine Cabernet Franc

Hester Creek Estate Winery

2019

Old Vine Merlot

Monte Creek Winery

2020

Living Land Chardonnay

Red Rooster

2020

Viognier

Lunessence Winery & Vineyard

2019

Chardonnay Small Lot Series

Maan Farms Estate Winery

2020

Strawberry Rhubarb Wine

Arrowleaf

2020

Petite Arvine

Arrowleaf

2018

Archive Pinot Noir

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Meyer Family Vineyards

2019

Tribute Series Chardonnay - Dr. Bonnie Henry - Old Main Road Vineyard

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Intrigue Wines

2018

Reserve Red

SpearHead Winery

2019

Pinot Noir Coyote

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SpearHead Winery

2019

Botrytis Affected Late Harvest Riesling

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Chaberton Estate Winery

2020

Estate Grown Gamay Noir

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Frind Estate Winery

2020

Premier Syrah

Lake Breeze Vineyards

2020

Ehrenfelser

Lake Breeze Vineyards

2017

Sémillon/Chardonnay

Foxtrot Winery

2019

The Waltz Pinot Noir

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Chain Reaction Winery

2019

Midnight Sparkling Wine

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Road 13 Vineyards

2019

Jackpot Malbec

Road 13 Vineyards

2020

Seventy-Four K

Road 13 Vineyards

2020

Chip off the Old Block Chenin Blanc

Peak Cellars

2020

Pinot Noir Rosé

Peak Cellars

2020

Riesling

Peak Cellars

2020

Goldie Red

Sperling Vineyards

2013

Blanc de Blancs

Kismet Estate Winery

2018

Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve

Mission Hill Family Estate

2020

Terroir Collection Fritzi's Vineyard Riesling

Mission Hill Family Estate

2020

Terroir Collection Bluebird Passage Viognier

Mission Hill Family Estate

2019

Terroir Collection DeHart Vineyard Pinot Noir

Mission Hill Family Estate

2019

Terroir Collection Reed Creek Organic Merlot

Mission Hill Family Estate

2019

Reserve Meritage

Mission Hill Family Estate

2019

Reserve Chardonnay

CedarCreek Estate Winery

NV

Platinum Jagged Rock Sparkling Rosé

CedarCreek Estate Winery

2018

Platinum Desert Ridge Merlot





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