GOLD for Poplar Grove’s 2019 Vintage
For Immediate Release: September 9, 2022 (Penticton, B.C.) –
Poplar Grove was awarded multiple accolades at the 2022 New York World Wine & Spirits Competition (NYWSC). In the competition’s eight-year history, the NYWSC has established itself as one of the most respected judging events in the eastern U.S.A. The NYWSC is a member of the Tasting Alliance, the parent organization of the world-renowned San Francisco World Spirits Competition, San Francisco International Wine Competition, and the Singapore World Spirits Competition.
Awarded Accolades: 2019 The Legacy – Double Gold Medal – To be released Fall of 2023 as Poplar Grove ages its signature red for a minimum of 4 years prior to release. 2019 Cabernet Franc – Gold Medal – Will be released November 2022 at the winery and available in fine restaurants and retail stores throughout BC. 2019 Syrah – Silver Medal – Currently available to Poplar Grove Wine Club Members and will be released November 2022 at the winery and available in fine restaurants and retail stores throughout BC.
About Poplar Grove Winery: Founded in 1993, Poplar Grove Winery is one of the original five wineries on the Naramata Bench. Tony and Barb Holler purchased the winery in 2007.Their sons, Chris, Andrew, Matthew, and Eric farm more than 140 acres of estate vineyards with care. The family is widely recognized for crafting their outstanding signature red blend The Legacy, as well as delicious Cabernet Franc and Merlot focused wines and an exceptional Pinot Gris. Together they share a commitment to distinctive, genuine wines that reflect the character and richness of the Okanagan Valley.