Ole Collection

Experience the excitement and allure of craft winemaking as it takes center stage with some of the most dynamic wine varieties from the culturally rich regions of Spain, Argentina and Chile. Each wine, named for a regionally significant dance, is based on the characteristics of the grape varieties and dances themselves.

Wines in our Store

Platinum Wines

These are the best of the best. All platinum kits contain regionally sourced grape juices, meaning you get the authentic flavours and aromas from grapes grown in the soils & climates that have made these varietals famous.

“18L of super premium varietal grape juice, concentrate, & varietal specific grape skins… allowing the winemaker to extract deep colour, chewy tannins and complex aromas to produce richly structured wines.”
-RJS Craft Winemaking

7-10 week production time

Exceptional wines from prized vineyards around the world. Maximum cellaring potential. Aging time 6 – 12 months.

Chardonnay – Chile
Pinot Grigio – Italy
Riesling Gewürztraminer – Germany
Sauvignon Blanc – South Africa
Viognier – Italy
Winemakers Trio White (Pinot Grigio, Sauv. Blanc & Muscat)

Pinot Noir Rosé – Chile

REDS (oak/body/sweetness)
7-10 week production time 

Amarone – Italy
Cabernet Sauvignon – Australia
Cabernet/Shiraz - Australia
Carménère - Chile
Genache Syrah – Spain
Malbec – Chile
Merlot – Chile
Pinot Noir – Australia
Rosso Grande Excellente
Shiraz – Australia
Super Tuscan – Italy
Valpolla – Italy
Winemakers Trio Red (Cabernet, Syrah, Zinfandel)
Zinfandel - Italy

Gold Wines

Here you will find a host of varietals and blends that will knock your socks off! These kits have impressive body, flavours and aromas. Many of our top-selling kits are found in this range, including Restricted Quantities – yearly limited edition kits from the CRU Select line, released every winter to great fanfare.

“Cru Select International travels the world to bring you outstanding wines from leading vineyards. Made with 16L of region specific pure varietal grape juice and European & Australian grape concentrates. Each wine has the just the right body, flavour, clarity and bouquet to satisfy the most discerning palate.” -RJS Craft Winemaking

WHITES (oak/body/sweetness)
7-10 week production time

Argentinian Trio (Viognier, Riesling, Chardonnay)
Bella Bianco
Chardonnay – Australia
Gewürztraminer – Germany
Pinot Grigio – Italy
Sauvignon Blanc – New Zealand
Viognier/Pinot Gris – Australia

REDS (oak/body/sweetness)
7-10 week production time

Cabernet/Malbec/Carmenere – Chile
Cabernet Sauvignon – Australia
Cabernet/Shiraz/Merlot – Australia
Cabernet/Syrah/Zinfandel – California
Malbec – Chile
Merlot – France
Nebbiolo – Italy
Pinot Noir – California
Rosso Grande- Italy
Sangiovese – Italy
Shiraz – Australia
Valpola – Italy


Silver Wines

“Cru International highlights the winemaking techniques and traditions from recognized wine regions around the world. Explore the world of wine one style at a time.”
– RJS Craft Winemaking

New varietals in the Cru International lineup are:

  1. Italian Verdicchio
  2. German Riesling
  3. California Cabernet Sauvignon
  4. French Vieux Château du Roi
  5. Italian Valpola
  6. Chilean Merlot

WHITES (oak/body/sweetness)
7-8 week production time

Excellent wines from around the world, balancing price and pedigree. Aging time 2 – 6 months

Chardonnay – California
Chenin Blanc – South Africa
Gewürztraminer – Germany
Müller-Thurgau – Germany
Muscat – California
Pinot Grigio – Italy
Sauvignon Blanc – Ontario

Rosé – France
White Zinfandel – California

REDS (oak/body/sweetness)
7-8 week production time

Meritage - British Columbia
Cabernet Sauvignon – Australia
Cabernet Merlot – Chile
Malbec – Chile
Malbec Syrah – Argentina
Merlot – Washington
Nebbiolo- Italy
Pinot Noir – British Columbia
Red Zinfandel – California
Sangiovese – Italy
Syrah – California

Fruit Breezin'

Orchard Breezin’ Wines are 75% classic wine and 25% Fruit juice. 9%abv.
Great on their own, over ice or freeze them for a refreshing wine slushy. Breezin's also make an easy Sangria base or cocktail mixer.
$140 for 30 bottles - $4.70 per bottle


Mango Dragonfruit Lemonade
Cranapple Celebration*
Green Apple Delight
Peach Perfection
Strawberry Sensation
Tropical Lime

Rockin’ Raspberry Rosé

Acai Raspberry Rapture
Blackberry Blast
Blueberry Bliss
Cranberry Craze
Pomegranate Wildberry Wave
Seville Orange Sangria
Very Black Cherry

*Seasonal Release


Mango Dragonfruit Lemonade

New for March 2021 – a limited release white fruit wine from Orchard Breezin’ features the delicious flavours of mango, dragon fruit, coconut, and lemonade. Kick spring and summer off with a unique twist! Refreshing, and bright, Mango Dragon Fruit Lemonade is the quintessential summer sipper.

Pairs well with grilled meats such as chicken and pork, or fish tacos with mango salsa.


Specialty Ports

Cru Select Specialty wine kits produce top-of-the-line dessert wines. Craft winemaker who want to add that extra 'something" to their celebrations, or even to finish off a good meal right, always have a few bottles of Cru Specialty in their wine cellars.
Ask us about groups variety packs and try all the flavours! Perfect for holidays and gift giving.

Cru Specialty 2015 Logo

“From classic Port to luscious Ice Wine styles and exciting seasonal releases every fall, create some truly unique and distinctive wines for your cellar with Cru Specialty” – RJS Craft Winemaking

Port Wine
6 week production time
Black Forest Port
Coffee Port
Raspberry Mocha Port
Toasted Caramel Port
Traditional Ruby Port

Ice Wine
Cabernet Franc Icewine
Riesling Icewine
Vidal Icewine

Seasonally Available Wines

North Vines offers two award winning Brands of seasonally available wines.


Both Hightail and Restricted Quantity are ultra premium, worldly sourced grapes of amazing quality. These wines have a limited availability. Our suggestion is, if you are interested in these wines, be certain to sign up for our newsletter service, you will then be notified first when they become available. We also have in-store sign up sheets for first availability.

RQ22 Ole Collection

Experience the excitement and allure of craft winemaking as it takes center stage with some of the most dynamic wine varieties from the culturally rich regions of Spain, Argentina and Chile. Each wine, named for a regionally significant dance, is based on the characteristics of the grape varieties and dances themselves.

Barrel Aged

Here at North Vines, our fleet of oak barrels is rarely empty. Most of our customers know the benefits of oak barrel aging and take advantage of it as often as possible. “Barrel-aging” projects are run through-out the year where we age multiple batches of selected wines in our fleet of oak barrels.

After 2 - 6 months, those wines are ready to be bottled and taken home by you.

Ask about joining our seasonal “barrel project” mailing list or about our mini-barrels for year round use, and take your wine to the next level.

Wines from your Fruit

The popularity of quality wine from locally grown fruit like Blueberry, Raspberry, Huckleberry, Haskup, Rhubarb and on, is at an all time high. The resulting quality is also at an all time high.

North Vines can take your picked, cleaned and frozen fruit and transform it into 30 bottles of high quality table wine. Call or drop in for details.

Call or Drop In

Call or drop in for details about any of our wines.