Throughout the cool months, Sociale by Villa Rosa in Penticton hosts its distinguished Winemaker Series, offering a blend of exquisite culinary creations and the finest Okanagan wines. This series is a rare opportunity to immerse in the unique flavors of both food and wine.

The next Winemaker Series is set for December 28 with Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery. Embodying the essence of dedication, Noble Ridge’s offerings are a celebration of the land and the noble grapes that thrive there, crafted with unwavering passion by Jim & Leslie D’Andreas.

January 11 ushers in the distinctive wines of Montalvino Wineries Inc., including High Note Estate Winery and Uppercase Winery. Under Caroline Schaller’s expertise and the Everett family’s stewardship, these wines reflect a deep appreciation for Bordeaux and Italian reds, mirroring the South Okanagan’s unique terroir.

Bench 1775 Winery, taking the stage on January 25, is a symbol of the Naramata Bench’s rich winemaking tradition. Renowned for wines that articulate the distinct characteristics of their location, Bench 1775 is a tribute to the region’s diverse terroir.

The series culminates on March 7 with Hester Creek Estate Winery, showcasing their meticulous approach to capturing the essence of their historic vineyard in every bottle. Their terroir-driven philosophy results in wines that are authentic representations of their varietals and location.

Priced at $109.95 plus tax and gratuity, each evening in the series offers a unique opportunity to experience the interplay of regional Italian Corsi with the South Okanagan’s finest wines. With limited seats available, early reservations are essential for those seeking to immerse themselves in these captivating culinary journeys. This series is more than a dining experience; it’s a celebration of the rich tapestry of flavours and stories that define the Okanagan Valley.

Socialē is located at 950 Lakeshore Dr. W., in Penticton, mere steps from Okanagan Lake Beach.