Arrowleaf Cellars: Exemplifying Excellence in Winemaking

2019 Windblume, 2020 Pinot Gris and Field Collection white and red wine bottles by Arrowleaf Cellars on a counter
Arrowleaf Cellars

Welcome to the Canadian wine country, where amidst the lush vineyards and serene vistas of Kelowna, you'll discover an emblem of oenological mastery - Arrowleaf Cellars. This family-run winery may not be the oldest or the biggest, but what it lacks in years and volume, it unreservedly redeems in terms of sheer quality, craftsmanship and a palpable passion for winemaking.

A Family Affair

Upon stepping into Arrowleaf Cellars, one can almost instantly sense the palpable air of familial warmth that is so integral to this winery. Swiss-trained winemaker Joe Zuppiger, alongside his wife Margrit, laid the foundation of Arrowleaf Cellars in 2001, bringing to the Canadian soil the age-old Swiss winemaking traditions. In due course of time, their son - Manuel Zuppiger - joined the family business, evolving the winemaking practices with modern technical knowledge, hence ensuring that Arrowleaf’s portfolio maintains its fine pedigree.

The Land and the Vine

Leveraging the diverse soil types and microclimates of the Okanagan valley, Arrowleaf’s vineyards take joy in embracing sustainable farming methodologies. The result? Fruit that is allowed to grow naturally, revealing the purest expression of its terroir through the wines. The estate’s vineyards produce a multitude of grape varietals, including Pinot Noir, Merlot, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Gris, and their acclaimed Solstice Pinot Noir.

Award-Winning Wines

The Zuppiger's have pinned Arrowleaf Cellars on the map of the world’s finest wineries with their dedication towards quality. Their award-winning portfolio boasts a diverse range of wines, each crafted with meticulous care and precision. From their Signature Series, the critically acclaimed, award-winning Solstice Pinot Noir exemplifies Arrowleaf’s commitment towards imparting a uniquely Canadian character to the world of wine.

Culinary Delights and More

A spectacular wine journey at Arrowleaf does not end with just the tasting of their divine wines. Prepare to treat your tastebuds to an unforgettable gastronomic journey at the winery’s picnic area or at the Cellars Kitchen, where every menu item is designed to be a match made in heaven with the wines.

Arrowleaf Cellar's goal has always been to create an overall experience that enhances the enjoyment of their wines. According to their philosophy, a good wine becomes truly great when it is shared with loved ones, complemented by food and mixed with the joy of beautiful surroundings - and at Arrowleaf Cellars, you'll find plenty of each.

Sip, Savour, Love

For the casual drop-ins or the seasoned wine connoisseur, for the quiet seekers or the joyous revellers, Arrowleaf Cellars is a winery of vintage passion, a love letter to the practice of winemaking, and most of all, it's a place where anyone can come to sip, savour, and fall in love.

So, as you plan your next wine tour, remember this humble winery standing proud amidst the rolling vineyards of Kelowna. Because at Arrowleaf Cellars, every sip transcends beyond just being a beverage - each glass narrates a tantalizing tale, intrigues with its profound depths, and ultimately, exemplifies sheer excellence in winemaking.