The View Winery & Wards Cider Our Team

Kristy French


(250) 860-0742

The View Winemaker Kristy French is a graduate of Western Australia’s Curtin University Wine Excellence Centre in Margaret River with a Bachelor of Science in Viticulture and Oenology.

Her winery career started with a historic winery on the Swan River in the heart of Swan Valley, Australia. Since her move to Canada in 2006 Kristy has enjoyed working in both the wine and brewing industry. The Okanagan is the perfect home for Kristy as she pursues her passions for wine, food and the outdoors including hiking, camping, fishing and snowboarding. She is also the ideal winemaker at The View Winery with her passion for all things fashion.