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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.
Tantalus Vineyards is situated on the eastern slopes of the Okanagan Valley. Originally known as Pioneer Vineyards, the site was first planted to table grapes in 1927 and today is known as the oldest continuously producing vineyard in British Columbia.
Painted Rock Estate Winery
Producers of a large portfolio of wines, from an award-winning Chardonnay and to their flagship red blend, Red Icon, this winery is dedicated to the production of ultra-premium, terroir-driven Okanagan 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.
Vineland Estates Winery
With extensive vineyards on the Niagara Escarpment, this winery is also a culinary destination in its own right.
Peller Estates Winery
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.
Summerhill Pyramid Winery
Summerhill Pyramid Winery, based in the Okanagan Valley, proudly grows its grapes organically and biodynamically and ferments its wines naturally, which are finished in their geometrically-aligned Pyramid Cellar.
Dirty Laundry Vineyard
Dirty Laundry is a small family-owned winery located in Summerland, with some of the oldest vinifera vines in the Okanagan Valley.
Wild Goose Vineyards
Named after the geese that were first sighted on the land, Wild Goose Vineyards has established itself as a premium small producer of BC VQA wines, with a focus on Riesling and Gewurztraminer.
Reif Estate Winery
The philosophy of Oenologist and President Klaus Reif that “great wines start in the vineyard” is the cornerstone of the quality and integrity of Reif Estate’s wines.
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.