Perhaps one of the most well-liked winemakers in the Okanagan. He has a great sense of humour and quick wit, displaying both on his Facebook page. Bradley also has a fondness for hamburgers, hmm wine and hamburgers not a bad combo!
Bradley Cooper is a very busy man. He along with his wife Audralee Daum own Black Cloud Wines, and Daum Cooper Winery Services Ltd., a consulting and management services business focused on the needs of the wine industry. Bradley is also the consulting winemaker for Serendipity on the Naramata Bench.
Bradley began his wine career at Hawthorne Mountain Vineyards (renamed See Ya Later) in 1997,
he then honed his skills in New Zealand and Washington State. In 2005 after several years gaining experience and producing award-winning wines at various wineries, he joined Township 7 He had early success at the winery, his 2006 Reserve Chardonnay Harmony One was chosen Best Chardonnay in Canada at the All Canadian Wine Awards in 2008. His wine subsequently has been honoured with awards from major competitions across North America. Bradley also served as head winemaker at Serendipity prior to starting his consulting business. He is an avid social media enthusiast and has presented at numerous conferences.
He has become one of the most respected winemakers in the Okanagan.
Through his consulting work,
Daum Cooper Winery Services Ltd.,
Bradley helps clients create and maintain work environments that enable the production of championship wines and add value to the winery investment experience.
Black Cloud is a micro winery operating out of Penticton producing about 500 cases a year, Pinot Noir is their featured wine.