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.
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.
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.
Martin’s Lane Winery
Martin’s Lane Winery is located in the Okanagan Valley and specializes in Pinot Noir.
Devonian Coast Wineries
Devonian Coast Wineries create unique Nova Scotia wines from their vineyards in the Annapolis Valley, the Gaspereau Valley and the Malagash Peninsula.
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.
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.
The first winery in Nova Scotia to be certified organic, L’Acadie specializes in crafting traditional method sparkling wine, for which it has won international accolades.
Fort Berens Estate Winery
Situated in the Fraser Canyon in British Columbia’s newest wine region, Fort Berens Estate Winery is a culmination of the dreams, vision and pioneering spirit of several entrepreneurs.
Checkmate Artisanal Winery
This BC winery was founded with the goal to produce new world Chardonnay and Merlot with old world elegance.
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.