June 2022 Newsletter

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June Newsletter

Hello June!

Now that summer is right around the corner, it’s time to get serious about getting ready for patio season… it looks like it’s going to be a scorcher! Our June specials are exactly what you need!

Try these cool and refreshing flavours for only 119.99!
Choose from Raspberry, Peach or Blackberry.

Check out our RJ Spagnols Craft Wine Specials!
These wine selections are exactly what you need to get through our much anticipated summer. Keep your guests well hydrated with these fabulous selections!

Coming in HOT this month…
Mango Dragonfruit Lemonade!

Welcome summer with a unique tropical twist!
There’s no better way to kick off your summer! Refreshing, and bright, Mango Dragon Fruit Lemonade is the quintessential summer sipper.

Summer isn’t Summer without it! Check out our FestaBrew beer list and be bottling in just 3 weeks!

Wedding Bells are Ringing Again!!
Getting Married? Save a TON of moola when you create your own wedding wines!
See below for everything you need to know to make your special day even that much more special!

Cocktail of the Month!
Check out our new monthly feature, Cocktail of the Month! Check out this month’s recipe…the Electric Slide! See below for the recipe!

Cali 12 Collection
Last chance for the summer to order your Cali 12 Collection Wines. After this month, our next shipment will be arriving in late September.

Brewcheck automated emails have come to an end…
Just a reminder, now you can look forward to our phone calls like back in the day! If you do not hear from us by your approximate ready date (in yellow) on your invoice, please give us a shout!

Please note we will be closed from Wednesday June 29 until Saturday July 2, re-opening on Tuesday July 5th for a much needed staff break before the busy season begins!

Have a FABULOUS day!
We are all looking forward to seeing you soon!

Stay Healthy, Happy & Hydrated!!


various wines in glasses check out what's on special this month
June Specials Available 1 – 25th.
South Africa Sauvignon Blanc
Aromas of apple, lemon, and kiwi on the nose and hints of lemon and herbaceous flavours on the palate. Expect a zesty finish to this elegant wine.From the En Primeur Winery Series Line.
Ready to bottle in 8 weeks.
SALE: 202.24
reg: 217.24

Winemaker’s Trio White
This refined Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, and Muscat blend exudes pretty floral aromas with hints of tropical fruit and lychee. Flavours on the palate include juicy pineapple, mango, peach, and lychee.From the En Primeur Winery Series Line.
Ready to bottle in 8 weeks.
SALE: 202.24
reg: 217.24
Italy Pinot Grigio
Made in an Italian style, the bouquet reveals bright citrus and green apple aromas with honeydew tones; an exquisite balance of citrus and acidity.From the Cru Select Line.
Ready to bottle in 7 weeks.
SALE: 184.24
reg: 199.24

Chile Malbec
A brilliant bouquet of dark fruits with subtle hints of oak, vanilla, and spices. Strong plum and berry flavours are balanced by moderate tannins on the palate.From the En Primeur Winery Series Line.
Ready to bottle in 9 weeks.
SALE: 209.24
reg: 224.24
Australia Shiraz
Deep and dark in colour with a rich bouquet of fruit and a hint of cassis, this is the Shiraz that put Australian wines on the map. It will age into a velvety wine of pure elegance.From the Cru Select Line.
Ready to bottle in 8 weeks.
SALE: 188.24
reg: 203.24
French Merlot
Impressive aromas of farm fresh strawberries, violets, and vanilla framed with soft, silky tannins. Powerful notes of ripe raspberries, cherries, and dark fruit on the palate. A true French classic wine.From the Cru Select Line.
Ready to bottle in 8 weeks.
SALE: 188.24
reg: 203.24

Keep Cool and Refreshed this Summer With These Fabulous Cider Flavours!

Choose One, Two or All Three!
Each make 23 Litres and are ready to bottle in only 4 weeks!
SALE: 119.99 each
reg: 131.30 each

You are only 3 weeks from bottling your next brew!
With 10 Varieties to choose from, we have something for everyone! Click the beer glasses above to see our line-up!
Cali 12 Collection logo
Wines made with 100% Unadulterated, Pure Juice.
12 week fermentation.
The next level of your winemaking experience.
reg. 220.00 – 226.00
made on premises

Last Chance to Order Your Cali 12 Collection Wines.
After this month, our next shipment will be arriving in late September.

We are currently accepting Pre-Orders for the 2021 Cali 12 Collection wines.  This year, we have added hand-pressed Lodi Valley grape skins to our red wines, giving them more body and mouthfeel.


Cabernet Sauvignon
Mixed Black
Pinot Noir
Premium Burgundy
Ruby Cabernet
Old Vine Zinfandel
*Our reds are fermented on Lodi Valley grape skins and undergo a Malolactic Fermentation.

Whites & Blushes:

Chardonnay (Classic)
Chardonnay (Buttery)
Chenin Blanc
French Columbard
Fumé Blanc
Johannisberg Riesling
Malvasia Bianca
Sauvignon Blanc
Grenache Blush
Zinfandel Blush


Click Here To See The Winemaker’s Tasting Notes
Click Here To Pre-Order Your Cali 12 Collection Wine

This white wine features the delicious flavours of mango, dragon fruit, coconut, and lemonade. Kick spring and summer off with a unique twist! Refreshing, and bright, Mango Dragon Fruit Lemonade is the quintessential summer sipper – perfect for those warm summer afternoons, and ready to drink in just 4 weeks!

Pairs well with grilled meats such as chicken and pork, fruit de mer salad, or fish tacos with mango salsa.

Ready to bottle in 4 weeks

Now Available!


Wedding Bells are Ringing Again!!

Weddings are an expensive business and according to a 2017 study, a resounding 85% of Canadians said that wedding spending is getting out of control. When planning a wedding every couple finds their own unique ways to make their day both personal and special. Making your own wedding wine adds a personal touch that guests will remember and appreciate, but it is also a great way to allow for savings to your budget, without compromising on quality. Whether it is wine to serve at your wedding, for the bridal shower or to be given away as wedding favours–there are many uses that make craft winemaking a great choice for your wedding. Click the picture link to see all of our wedding packages and let us take one of the stresses of your big day away…

The Electric Slide… June never tasted so good! Make it today!
Ready to bottle? bottles with various shrink caps
  Call us at 250-652-8818
Click on the button below to email us your availability!

Health and Safety at the Shop

We are very excited to now be able to see your smiles and share ours with you!

The maximum people per bottling party is limited to 3.
Thank you for your understanding.

On top of our routine cleaning after each client, we are taking proactive steps by booking appointments at a staggered time, so safe distances can be maintained at our bottling stations. We are sanitizing before and after each client for bottling.

To protect our health and the health of our clients:
Please do not enter if you are or have been sick in the last 14 days.


  • Please use the hand sanitizer at our front desk before using our point of sale machine. 
  • Please wash your hands before bottling using the soap provided at your sink.

If you have an appointment booked and are experiencing ANY symptoms of a respiratory sickness, we kindly ask that you call to rebook your appointment.

win wine!

CONGRATULATIONS to Jane G. our Monthly Winner!

Jane, you have won a
Cali 12 Collection 100% Juice Wine or En Primeur Winery Series kit of your choice!

Want to be like Jane?
With every purchase, enter your name in our fishbowl!
Good Luck!

If you are as proud of your wines as we are…. Send a Friend!
Your friend will receive a welcome bonus of 10% off any regular priced wine OR Free Bottles
and you will receive
$50 OFF your next craft wine kit
made on premises!
*some restrictions apply, see us for details*