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Wines of Canada
Canadian Vintners Association
The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is the national voice of the Canadian wine industry, representing more than 90% of annual wine production. CVA members are engaged in the entire wine value chain from grape growing, farm management, grape harvesting, research, wine production, bottling, retail sales and tourism.
After years of travels to wineries around the globe, Dan Aykroyd decided to team up with some of his favourite winemakers to create a series of regionally inspired wines that represent the best of each terroir.
Lightfoot & Wolfville Vineyards
Lightfoot & Wolfville Vineyards specializes in handcrafted, small-lot wines made from grapes from certified organic vineyards. The focus is on balanced wines that faithfully express their terroir including award-winning Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and aromatic whites such as Riesling and sparkling wines.
Vineland Estates Winery
With extensive vineyards on the Niagara Escarpment, this winery is also a culinary destination in its own right.
Gray Monk Estate Winery
Established in 1972, this 75-acre vineyard looks over Okanagan Lake. The winery produces BC VQA award-winning wines from premium grapes.
Gaspereau Vineyards is a 50-acre vineyard and premium boutique winery situated in the beautiful Gaspereau Valley in Nova Scotia.
Peninsula Ridge Winery
Peninsula Ridge Winery is renowned for producing rich Sauvignon Blancs, brilliant Chardonnays and sensational Bordeaux reds. Located on the Beamsville Bench, this winery is devoted to producing incredible award winning wines that inspire the senses.
Andrew Peller Ltd.
Andrew Peller Ltd. was founded in 1969 by the grandfather of current CEO, John Peller. Andrew emigrated from Hungary to Canada in 1927 with the dream of founding a winery – a dream which remains alive today in the form of the legacy of great wines at Andrew Peller Ltd.
Devonian Coast Wineries
Devonian Coast Wineries create unique Nova Scotia wines from their vineyards in the Annapolis Valley, the Gaspereau Valley and the Malagash Peninsula.
Sumac Ridge Estate Winery
As B.C.’s first operating estate winery, Sumac Ridge Estate Winery aims to take the finest grapes from the Southern Okanagan Valley and craft them into delicious wines that people are proud to serve.
Laughing Stock Vineyards
Located on the Naramata Bench in the southern Okanagan, Laughing Stock Vineyards was founded in 2003. Owners David & Cynthia Enns wake up every day with the constant motivation of not living up to their winery’s name.