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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.
Founded in 1979, Pelee Island Winery has more than 700-acres planted on Pelee Island, making it the most southerly vineyard in Canada. It makes a large portfolio of fruit-forward wines.
ENCORE Vineyards Ltd.
ENCORE Vineyards is an Okanagan-based family of vineyards, known for their wines from Evolve Cellars, TIME Winery and the McWatter Collection.
Checkmate Artisanal Winery
This BC winery was founded with the goal to produce new world Chardonnay and Merlot with old world elegance.
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.
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.
Crafting wines from grapes from Kelowna all the way South to Osoyoos as well as the Similkameen, Perseus Winery makes fresh, flavourful wines which tell the story of the Okanagan and Simillkameen valleys.
Gaspereau Vineyards is a 50-acre vineyard and premium boutique winery situated in the beautiful Gaspereau Valley in Nova Scotia.
Quails’ Gate Winery
Quails’ Gate Winery is an industry leader in viticulture and places an emphasis on the development of exceptional wines through extensive research of new experimental varietal clones, canopy management techniques with high-density plantings to reduce yields and concentrate fruit flavours.
Domaine du Ridge
Founded in 1996, Domaine du Ridge is one of Quebec’s largest wineries, with more than 85,000 vines.
Okanagan Crush Pad Winery
Okanagan Crush Pad produces two well-known wine brands: Haywire and Narrative. With a reputation as a premium winery, their resident winemaker crafts natural wines using state-of-the-art concrete tanks, native yeast and minimal additives.