Brad & Dave Wise, Theo Siemens
Brad & Dave Wise
Oliver, Okanagan, British Columbia
Secrest Mountain Vineyard is a 36-acre (15 ha) vineyard situated on a flat, south-west facing bench in a high mountain setting, 487 meters (1,600 feet) above sea level. It is planted with Chardonnay, Gamay Noir, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir. Flat alluvial soils are studded with course gravel, sandy loam with limestone layers. The Wise brothers are dedicated farmers, in their second year of transition towards organic certification.
Matt Dumayne, Alberto Antonini
Following our less is more philosophy the wine was made using wild yeast, fermented and aged in concrete tanks, and finally bottled in its purest state.
Dry but juicy and bursting with citrus notes, intriguing sweet and savoury herbs, and demanding of food that is loaded with the same.