Julian Scholefield from Okanagan Crush Pad and Gillian Stohler from Summergate Winery were on hand to offer wine tasting.

Julian Scholefield from Okanagan Crush Pad and Gillian Stohler from Summergate Winery were on hand to offer wine tasting.

Celebrating wine

The Grand Sommelier Express Event, featuring Bottleneck Drive wineries was held earlier this month.

Julian Scholefield from Okanagan Crush Pad and Gillian Stohler from Summergate Winery were on hand to offer wine tastings to the crowd that attended The Grand Sommelier Express Event, put on by the 19 members of Bottleneck Drive and held at the Kettle Valley Railway Station on Saturday evening. The experience included a train ride and a three course dinner, paired with Bottleneck Drive wines, with Winemakers joining the guests, offering information about their wines and the wine-making process. Guests also participated in a live and silent auction with net proceeds being donated to the steam railway.