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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 1996, Domaine du Ridge is one of Quebec’s largest wineries, with more than 85,000 vines.
Averill Creek Vineyard
Located in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, the Averill Creek’s 32-acre vineyard includes small-lot plantings of Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Gewürztraminer, Maréchal Foch, Foch Cabernet, Cabernet Libre, and Merlot.
Château des Charmes Winery
Château des Charmes was founded in 1978 by Canadian wine industry visionary and Member of the Order of Canada, Paul Bosc. The winery undertakes pioneering viticultural research in the continual quest to enhance quality, and grows all its grapes using sustainable farming techniques.
Benjamin Bridge works with a team of international winemakers to produce world-class Méthode Classique sparkling wines. Their sparkling wines display the hallmarks of classic prestige cuvées from Champagne with a Nova Scotia signature.
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.
Pelee Island Winery
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.
Located in the South Okanagan, near Oliver, BC, the Sandhill Estate Vineyard is a unique site for growing single-vineyard wines. Low-yield techniques make for small, fully-ripe grapes with concentrated flavours and a truly distinct character.
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.
Evolve Cellars crafts friendly, approachable and fresh wines, providing a pure expression of grapes grown in the south Okanagan.
Poplar Grove Winery
Poplar Grove Winery is located on the slopes of the Naramata Bench, a premier wine growing area just outside Penticton, British Columbia. One of the original five wineries on the Naramata Bench, Poplar Grove was founded in 1993.