From hand crafted liqueurs to “one of a kind” vodkas, gins and whisky, the craft distilling scene, in and around Penticton is growing with vibrant velocity.
To be recognized as a craft distillery in BC you must not produce more than 50,000 litres of spirits a year, use 100% BC agricultural products to produce the alcohol and fermentation must be completed on site. This ensures that the distillers in BC are creative and innovative in their search for raw materials and flavours.
Find award-winning fruit brandies, liqueurs and European style Eau-de-Vies at Maple Leaf Spirits, located on the Naramata Bench
Also located in Naramata is Legend Distilling. The distillery features premium vodka and gin inspired by the legends of the Okanagan, a selection of liqueurs and a high spirited whisky! Enjoy a bite to eat and
There are several other distilleries throughout our region where you can
stop and try out unique tasting room line-ups
Combine liquors and spirits produced by harvesting fruit from abundant surrounding orchards with local craft soda to create your own custom beverages.
COCKTAIL RECIPE: HARVEST JALAPENO SOUR
Provided by Legend Distilling
Glass: Fancy Highball
Shake with ice:
• 2oz Harvest Moon Gin
• 1/2oz Naramaro
• 1oz fresh lime juice
• 1oz Simple Syrup
• 2 slices pickled jalapeno
• Shake, Shake, Shake
• Pour in glass
• Garnish with slice of pickled jalapeno