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.
Located on the Naramata Bench in the southern Okanagan, Laughing Stock Vineyards was founded in 2003. Owners David & Cynthia Enns wake up every day with the constant motivation of not living up to their winery’s name.
Inniskillin Niagara Winery
Inniskillin is Canada’s original Estate Winery and a respected winery pioneer committed to producing premium wines from premium grapes for over 35 years.
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.
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.
Flat Rock Cellars
Founded in 1999 on a spectacular piece of the Niagara Escarpment known as the Jordan Bench, with breathtaking views of the Peninsula and across Lake Ontario to Toronto, this winery employs progressive viticulture practices and uses gravity-flow technology to produce excellent wines.
Phantom Creek Estates Winery
Phantom Creek Estates, a Black Sage Bench-based winery, grows predominantly Bordeaux reds and Syrah.
Sumac Ridge Estate Winery
As B.C.’s first operating estate winery, Sumac Ridge Estate Winery aims to take the finest grapes from the Southern Okanagan Valley and craft them into delicious wines that people are proud to serve.
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.
Mission Hill Family Estate Winery
Mission Hill Family Estate is located in beautiful Okanagan Valley wine country. Owned by world-renowned Anthony von Mandl, this winery’s focus is on making great wines sustainably.
Diamond Estates Wines & Spirits
Ontario’s third largest producer of VQA wines, Diamond Estates is anchored in Niagara. Its wine range includes the Lakeview Cellars and EastDell brands.