July 2015

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Urban Distilleries is a very popular tourist destination in Kelowna. Of all the craft distilleries in British Columbia, this one is considered the oldest and the largest. This small batch craft distillery produces some of the best premium handmade spirits in the world. This includes Whisky, moonshine, Vodka and Gin. 

Tours

If you want to get a first-hand look at how ultra-premium spirits are produced, be sure to check out one of the tours offered at Urban Distilleries. The most popular tour is the Signature Tour & Tasting tour. This comprehensive guided tour will give you an in depth look into the makings of a variety of different spirits.

You will also get the opportunity to taste all of the spirits currently being made in the distillery.

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Bar

A downtown bar and restaurant, Micro is known as a great place for a drink and a bite to eat. It's found in just a small 900 square food space, which has been constructed of reclaimed wood. This unique spot provides a wooden chandelier above with grey stone walls and a beautiful decor. Here's what you can expect when you head to Micro Bar & Bites.

The Menu

The menu includes plenty of European flavour within the food, beer, cocktails and wine. The menu is full of tapas, which change with the season. An example of some of the items you might find on the menu include:

  • Turkey Wings
  • Monika's Artisan Loaf
  • Charcuterie Board
  • Popcorn
  • Pommes Frites
  • Heirloom Tomatoes
  • Beef Tartare
  • Shucked Oysters
  • Mussels
  • Hand Peeled Shrimp
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Dining

The Fixx Cafe has been around for almost 20 years. One of the things that draw people in is the varied menu. It has several delicious entrees you can indulge in. One of the local favourites is the California pasta with chicken & shrimp. It comes covered in a coconut curry cream sauce that is literally finger lickin good!

You won’t want to forget about the Rock Salt Shrimp appy. It is like an explosion of flavour in your mouth. Or, if you’re looking for a little inspiration, go with the seasonal or daily offering which is prepared fresh every day. If you are more on the adventurous side and want a little exotic flavour, the Baharat spiced is just what you need.

You can top everything off with the very decadent Caribbean Lime Pie. Other notable

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During the summer, you probably think about ways to relax and enjoy the great outdoors. If you are looking for a peaceful setting, consider the Okanagan Herb farm. Their philosophy is to grow and produce dried herbs, essential oils and hydrosols that will give customers the ultimate experience to enjoy.

Take a Class

This place offers you the chance to take a class to take part in handmade crafts and you can join them at the farm to take part in small workshops. If you have a group of people you can even call and book a group workshop with your closest friends.

There is a fee that varies that must be paid at the time of registration and class sizes are typically limited. Classes will include all the materials you’ll need and for the most part,

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If you want a new place to check out for brunch, lunch or even dinner, consider the Salted Brick. The chef at this restaurant focuses his efforts on making food that comes straight from the farms in the area as well as artisans. Chef Jason Leizert brings a new twist to the downtown Kelowna area and with handcrafted meals you can enjoy a meal that is truly amazing. The meat that is used is free from hormones, antibiotics and is locally sourced.

This restaurant is located near the Paramount Theatres and offers wooden bench seating and small tables allowing for a more intimate atmosphere. This allows your lunch or brunch meetings to be more intimate and more personal which is great if you are having a business meal to close a deal.

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