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.
With extensive vineyards on the Niagara Escarpment, this winery is also a culinary destination in its own right.
Grand Pré Wines
Grand Pré Wines takes great pride in making the finest Nova Scotian wines using only 100% Nova Scotian grapes suited to the Nova Scotia climate and landscape. The results are apparent in their array of award-winning vintages.
Phantom Creek Estates Winery
Phantom Creek Estates, a Black Sage Bench-based winery, grows predominantly Bordeaux reds and Syrah.
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.
Gaspereau Vineyards is a 50-acre vineyard and premium boutique winery situated in the beautiful Gaspereau Valley in Nova Scotia.
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.
Checkmate Artisanal Winery
This BC winery was founded with the goal to produce new world Chardonnay and Merlot with old world elegance.
Jost Vineyards is a pioneer of the Nova Scotia wine industry. Founded by Hans Wilhem Jost, who emigrated from Germany, he introduced German grape varietals and techniques to Nova Scotia. Jost now has over 40 wines in its portfolio.
Domaine du Ridge
Founded in 1996, Domaine du Ridge is one of Quebec’s largest wineries, with more than 85,000 vines.
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.