Balance is a time-honored goal in the making of premium wines and working toward balance is a way of life at Burrowing Owl Estate Winery. Founder Jim Wyse is committed to balance, well beyond that of the fine, world-class wines being produced. A kind of Hippocratic oath (“to do no harm”) underlies the creative viticultural and enological practices at Burrowing Owl.

The northernmost tip of the antelope brush ecosystem The winery and vineyards lie within the northernmost tip of the antelope brush ecosystem, which is part of a semi-arid shrub-steppe1 that lies within the western United States. The location (on a southwest-tilting, sandy plateau) near the north end of Osoyoos Lake, is one of the most highly rated grape-growing locations in the Okanagan and Similkameen Valleys, and for that matter Canada.

In 1993, when Jim Wyse began to replant the vineyards which had been carefully selected for their ability to produce world class, premium quality grapes, the winery was not part of his long term vision. Having recognized the potential of this location, Jim was gratified to see wines made with his grapes gaining immediate recognition.

Owned In: British Columbia

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Last Updated May 14, 2021

Made In Oliver, BC:

  • Chardonnay
  • Pinot Noir
  • White
  • Syrah
  • Merlot
  • NV Coruja

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Monday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tuesday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Wednesday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Thursday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Saturday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday

11:00 am - 3:00 pm