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Castoro de Oro

Castoro de Oro

Castoro de Oro

Castoro de Oro
4004 HIGHWAY 97
Oliver, British Columbia
Canada V0H 1T1
Phone: (250) 495-4991
http://www.castorodeoro.com

Contact: Stella Schmidt & Bruno Kelle
Email: winery@castorodeoro.com

Vineyards: 3 hectares
Production: 2,000 cases

Hours of Operation: HIGH SEASON:(MAY - Canadian Thanksgiving weekend), DAILY 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Low Season: (Mid October - April), NOON - 5pm (Most Days - may be closed for event attendance and closed for the holidays mid Dec - mid Jan )

Tour Hours: No tours

It was the prospect of oro - gold, which prompted settlement of early Canada. As prospectors carved the mountainsides, one of nature's most intelligent creatures, castoro - beaver, built dams, flooding and ultimately creating rich agricultural soil. The beaver's ability to make changes to the landscape is secondary only to man. Canada recognizes this noble creature as the emblem of national sovereignty. The handcrafted Castoro de Oro Estate Wines reflect the natural flavours of our terroir and are a tribute to our country.

Our 8-acre Vineyard and Wine Shop is located in the Golden Mile grape-growing region of Oliver, BC. The Vineyard was planted in 1980-1981, which makes it one of the oldest in the area. Our vineyard’s location in the famed “Golden Mile” alluvial soil deposit and southeast aspect with excellent exposure to sunshine, results in full flavour and aroma development. The vineyard slope keeps the vines safe from late spring or early fall frost problems, allowing the grapes to ripen fully. The vines are planted to the foot of a mountain, which provides evening shade, resulting in a rapid cool-off during summer, which prevents the grape acids from dropping and results in a fine balance between ripe, sweet fruit and firm, clean acidity.

Grape varietals include Merlot, Pinot Noir, Viognier, Gewürztraminer, Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Riesling, Vidal, Muscat, Siegfried, Furmint and Auxerrois, from which we produce about 12 small-batch handcrafted wines each year. All of the grapes are hand harvested and hand sorted for the best quality. We are a hands-on, family run, estate farm gate winery; we “grow it, make it, package it and sell it.”

Winemaker

Winemaker: Bruno Kelle & Stella Schmidt

Winemaker's Choice: Pinot Noir, Heartbreaker, Heart of Gold

Twitter: https://twitter.com/castorowinery

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CastorodeOro

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/castorodeoro

Distribution: Winery, select private wine stores and restaurants in British Columbia

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Castoro de Oro Viognier 2018
Castoro de Oro Viognier 2018

British Columbia, Canada

Alcohol: 13.3%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2020‐2022

 

LCBO: 15703  Check Stock

BC: 34736  Check Stock

$21.95

Castoro de Oro Unoaked Chardonnay 2017
Castoro de Oro Unoaked Chardonnay 2017

Oliver, Bc, Canada

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2017‐2019

 

LCBO: 526012  Check Stock

BC: 791632  Check Stock

Alberta: 796375

$20.95

Castoro de Oro Merlot 2017
Castoro de Oro Merlot 2017

Okanagan Valley, Canada

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2019‐2025

 

BC: 754226  Check Stock

$25.00

Castoro de Oro Heart of Gold 2017
Castoro de Oro Heart of Gold 2017

Oliver, British Columbia Bc, Canada

Alcohol: 13.9%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

 

BC: 886945  Check Stock

Alberta: 285320

$18.99

Castoro de Oro Heart of Gold 2015
Castoro de Oro Heart of Gold 2015

Oliver, British Columbia, Bc, Canada

Alcohol: 13.9%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

 

BC: 886945  Check Stock

Alberta: 285320

$18.00

Castoro de Oro Unoaked Chardonnay 2014
Castoro de Oro Unoaked Chardonnay 2014

Oliver, British Columbia Bc, Canada

Alcohol: 13.8%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml

 

LCBO: 526012  Check Stock

BC: 791632  Check Stock

Alberta: 796375

$22.38

Castoro de Oro Merlot 2012
Castoro de Oro Merlot 2012

British Columbia, Bc, Canada

Alcohol: 13.7%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

 

BC: 754226  Check Stock

$27.20

Castoro de Oro Mini Merlot 2016
Castoro de Oro Mini Merlot 2016

Canada

Alcohol: 13.9%  Sweetness: Dry  375 ml

 

BC: 29157  Check Stock

$15.18

Castoro de Oro Estate Winery Crimson Rhapsody Merlot Baco Noir Cabernet Franc Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Castoro de Oro Estate Winery Crimson Rhapsody Merlot Baco Noir Cabernet Franc Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Oliver, British Columbia, Canada

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2010‐2017

 

BC: 659029  Check Stock

$20.00

Castoro de Oro Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2017
Castoro de Oro Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2017

British Columbia, Canada

Alcohol: 14%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2016‐2018

 

BC: 62711  Check Stock

Alberta: 62711

$30.00

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