Herder Winery & Vineyards

(250) 499-5595 2582 Upper Bench Rd
Keremeos, V0X 1N4
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Lawrence Herder grew up in southern California and at age 14 started making wine. After a career in L.A. as a food broker he decided he wanted to turn his love for wine into a profession. He graduated in 1996 from Fresno State University earning his degree in Enology (Science of Winemaking) and minor in Viticulture (Grape Growing). Upon graduation Lawrence worked in Sonoma at B.R. Cohn winery under the watchful eye of Merry Edwards. It wasn’t long after he started his own winery (Herder Vineyards) in Paso Robles. After seven years of winemaking in Paso Robles Lawrence and Sharon decided to move to B.C. It was there that they came to the Similkameen Valley and found the ideal setting for their winery. While starting the winery Lawrence was the red winemaker for Jackson-Triggs (2002-2003), previous consulting includes: Golden Mile Cellars (2004), Stoneboat Vineyard (2005-2007) and Clos du Soleil (2007-2008). Sharon grew up in Nanaimo and later moved to California to go to high school where she met Read more »

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  • Merlot

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  • Pinot Noir

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