The Okanagan Valley is the hottest area in Canada and is the Northern most point of the Sonoran Desert out of Mexico. Total area is approximately 21,000 sq km.
Several international publications have touted the Okanagan as being one of the Top Ten wine regions to visit in the world. The Huffington Post even declared it #1 in the world over top of France. The British Telegraph, National Geographic Magazine, The Toronto Globe and Mail and Wine Spectator Magazine are just a few that have praised the Okanagan Experience.
Internationally acclaimed wine writer Jancis Robinson (MW) had nice things to say in her latest Okanagan appraisal