Explore and savour our family of wines crafted from grapes organically grown on our Pender Island ocean-side vineyards.
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In the 2015 Northwest Wine Summit
All 7 of our wines submitted were recognized with a medal!
Grand Champion at the Canadian Culinary Championships.
In November of 2016 our Blanc de Noir won the National Title of Grand Champion at the Canadian Culinary Championships.
This was the first time a rosé has won this recognition and the first time a Coastal winery has won !
Pender Island is a jewel in the Southern Gulf Islands surrounded by the Salish Sea, home to Sea Star Vineyards. Our seaside vineyard cascades all the way down to the beach, while our upper vineyard terraces up to Mount Menzies part of the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve.
Our grapes are complemented by another Pender Island vineyard, Clam Bay Farms ensuring our wines are authentically made from locally grown grapes, bestowing their unique nature to the wine .
Our Seaside Vineyard
Unique and Memorable Events
As a stunning Event location, the dramatic Winery building designed by Walter Francl is a great venue, as is the adjacent garden patio and spacious lawn, both of which are licensed picnic areas. Various picturesque viewpoints on the property have hosted musical events such as the Pender Island Jazz Concert, as well as plays, numerous Art Exhibits, literary Events and several community fundraisers.
Inspired by Nature
We welcome our guests to beautiful Pender Island and our new Winery opened in April 2014. We are the only vineyard in British Columbia to reach all the way to the shoreline, an area famous for its colourful sea star population. Our setting naturally led us to name the vineyard “Sea Star” . To further recognize the unique nature of our location, our wine labels feature a series of artist-rendered native Sea Stars.
"Heard it through the grapevine..." Well, in this case, the rumours are true. Sea Star Vineyards is under contract to purchase Saturna Winery. We think it's the perfect way to slowly increase our ability to match the demand for our wines. With 44 acres under vine,...read more
Read John Schriner's blog for his take on our latest vintage. He talks about our recent history, or near future, this year's vintage and our Pender Island vineyard. With four vintages under its belt, Pender Island’s Sea Star Vineyards & Winery now has established...read more
We are THRILLED to announce that our Winemaker Ian Baker won our first National award with the highest honour "Best in Show" at the Gold Medal Plates - Canadian Culinary Championships: ".... the winner is Sea Star 2015 Blanc de Noir Rose. The judges were totally...read more
The Tasting Room is now closed. We look forward to welcoming everyone back in April 2018.