37,000 Jobs Created Through Canadian Grape & Wine Industry
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.
Nk’Mip Cellars is the only Aboriginal owned and operated winery in North America, residing on 32,000 acres of reserve desert soil in the South Okanagan Valley. The winery blends new world oenology with traditional values, reflecting the forward-thinking nature of the Osoyoos Indian Band.
Pillitteri Estates Winery
A truly family-operated winery, with three generations of the Pillitteri family involved in winery operations, this winery, founded in 1993, is proud to be able to share the fruits of their labour with wine enthusiasts around the world.
Stratus aims to produce wines of outstanding quality with the smallest possible environmental impact. Its commitment to sustainability extends to its winery, which was the first in Canada to gain LEED certification.
Joie, meaning “joy” in French, expresses the pleasure that wine and food have brought to the lives of the winery’s founders. JoieFarm grows grape varieties of Alsace and Burgundy which excel in the cool-climate, desert landscape of the Okanagan Valley.
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.
See Ya Later Ranch
See Ya Later Ranch celebrates a legacy of vineyards first planted in 1919 by Major Hugh Fraser. The winery produces well-crafted BC VQA wines served in a setting high above the Okanagan Valley.
Located within the Golden Mile Bench sub-appellation of the Okanagan Valley, this winery’s dedication to craft and subtlety means their red and white wines have gained plaudits.
Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate
Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate produces wines from premium quality grapes which flourish around Niagara-on-the-Lake due to the warming and cooling influences of Lake Ontario and its proximity to the Niagara Escarpment.
Wayne Gretzky Estates
A winery and distillery, Wayne Gretzky Estates was founded in 2017 through a partnership between Andrew Peller Ltd. And Wayne Gretzky and is located on the Niagara Peninsula.
Hernder Estate Winery
Producing VQA wines, the vineyards of Hernder Estate Winery sit beneath the brow of the Niagara Escarpment.