Megalomaniac is a winery located in Vineland, situated at the top of the Niagara Escarpment, with a breathtaking view. Megalomaniac received its unique name following a conversation between founder John Howard and his friends. Howard pitched his idea of n+
Building on a proud agricultural heritage, Southbrook has relocated to this 151 acre vineyard in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake wine country. Designed to "sit lightly on the land", a stunning glass structure houses the tasting room and hospitality ar+
Spend an afternoon enjoying all that Greenlane Estates has to offer! Greenlane Estates is located on 22 acres of vineyards, including a collection of mature vines, dating back to 1990. These mature vines produce fewer clusters, however these clusters prov+
Frogpond Farm Organic Winery prides itself on being Ontario's first certified organic winery. Heike Koch and Jens Gemmrich lovingly care for their unique family farm. Experience the natural charm of Frogpond Farm and sample t+
Sue Ann Staff Estate Winery was opened in September, 2009 by none other than Sue Ann Staff herself. The winery is located on her family"s 200 year old estate, Canada"s largest privately owned vineyard. Staff"s interest in wine making was sparked at the ag+
Set above the Sixteen Mile Creek, with a nature trail winding its way down from the grounds, Creekside Estate Winery has been carefully crafting wines that reflect the uniqueness of the region. Owners Peter Jensen and Laura McCain-Jensen, (yes, of McCain +
Stoney Ridge is Niagara"s garden winery, a true hidden gem that you will not regret visiting! Tucked away on a beautiful 11 acre estate in Vineland, Stoney Ridge has more than just historically renowned VQA certified wines to offer. The staff at Stoney Ri+
Located directly on the Wine Route in Vineland, this winery reflects Wayne's desire to celebrate Canadian winemaking and create resources for his foundation.
Sample award-winning VQA wine in the tasting room and enjoy delicious gourment lun+
Vineland Estates Winery sits on the Escaprment Bench. It's a very attractive winery on a large property. Well-restored buildings dating as far back as 1845 include its restaurant, Coach House and wine boutique. "Our century b+
Vignoble is the French term for vineyard. Lionel Rancourt had a dream about owning a vineyard and a winery, and his dream came true. A farmer to the core he planted the grapes with his own hands and was a marvel with machinery having fun modifing tradi+
There is a charm to this winery. It started in the spirit of a small-scale winery producing under 10,000 cases a year on 27 hectares (68 acres) of Beamsville Bench land, and to date it continues as a small-scale producer.
In 2005, the large+
The winery's resounding success through the first 10 years with hand-crafted traditional method sparkling wines, Gamay, Riesling and Chardonnay ensures these will make up the core of the product line into the future with limited releases of other small+
Tawse Winery is a recent addition to the Niagara landscape, opening in 2005; its wines have been in production since 2001. They use a combination of traditional artisanal techniques and state-of-the-art technology. Geo-therma+
Taps on Queen Brewhouse and Grill is one of Niagara's most renowned microbrewery destinations in reputation to the upstanding quality in each batch of beer they brew. Taps proudly creates some of the finest beers brewe+
Taps Brewing Company is a family owned and operated microbrewery located in the heart of wine country. Using choice, quality ingredients, they create small batches of finely crafted lagers and ales. Visitors are welcome to tour the facility and join in+
From farm to table, that is the mindset at Syndicate Restaurant and Brewery. Located on Niagara Falls Lundy's Lane, Syndicate Brewery offers an array of tasty beer styles, from clean and gentle pale ales, silky +
In the heart of wine country sits Sunnybrook Farm Estate Winery. This is a different type of winery; instead of using Niagara's grapes, Sunnybrook takes advantage of the quality tender fruit that is obtained by Niagara's longer growing season. Award-wi+
With integrated culinary and wine experiences, Strewn encourages visitors to sip and savour Niagara. Public and private tours, and special events are available.
At Strewn's boutique, wine enthusiasts can purchase+
This functional and contemporary winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake sets itself apart in both appearance and environmental sustainability through its design. Inside the building, Stratus offers a well-decorated, modern environment in which visitors can purchas+
Stonechurch Vineyards has won many awards of excellence for their VQA wines, and icewines since opening in the early 1990s. Visitors to Niagara are invited to the boutique to look for the right wine, or to experience tastings and tours. The winery enjo+
Silversmith Brewing Company opened in 2012 in response to what felt as lack of local beer in the Niagara community. Regionally, there were many wineries already established but the local craft beer market was virtually+
General InformationHairdresser Joseph DeMaria first tried icewine from the Niagara Region in 1991. Taking a keen interest in this up-and-coming industry, Joseph applied for, and received, the winery licence for Royal DeMaria Wines.
Eugene Roman started keeping bees when he was six years old! When he and his wife decided to start a winery, a meadery came to mind - the first in Niagara. The heady scent of honey wines, beeswax candles and honey, permeat the wine boutique.
With breathtaking views of the Niagara Escarpment, and surrounding vineyards, Rockway Glen features an 18 hole championship golf course.
Their restaurant overlooking the golfcourse, offers casual and fine dining+
Riverview Cellars Estate produce award-winning VQA wines and icewines that can be purchased at their boutique in rural Niagara. Visitors are welcome to come by in the summer and to experience how the wine gets from vine to bottle. This family-owned and op+
Ridgepoint Wines is a small estate winery on the Niagara Escarpment, dedicated to the production of premium and ultra-premium wines. Ridgepoint Wines is also responsible for the first commercial bottling of Nebbiolo, an Itali+
Reif Estate welcomes visitors to its boutique, a fully restored coach house on the Niagara Parkway, featuring award-winning VQA wines and icewines grown and crafted by the Reif family for purchase and for tasting.
Public and private tours a+
We are the proud owners of our 208 year old family fruit farm. Our story begins in 1797 as cattle farmers. In the early 1900s we became fruit farmers. 1940 saw the planting of the first vineyard and today we are a working farm of approximately 300 acres o+
Pillitteri Estates Winery is a family-run winery well-decorated with awards for their VQA wines and icewines. It was an award-winning icewine that prompted them to open in 1993 and since then icewine has been their specialty. Their estate features a bouti+
Penninsula Ridge Estates Winery is a world class wine and culinary destination that sits on the edge of the Beamsville Bench, part of the Niagara Escarpment, designated by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve.
Peller Estates proudly features an extensive selection of wines and VQA wines and icewines. Visitors are welcome to customize their experience with tours and tasting sessions.
Experiences wine and culinary pairings at the Pellar Estates Wine+
John Neufeld and his family originally joined the wine industry as growers, not wine-makers. However, in the late 1990s with some surplus icewine juice, John collaborated with a local winemaker to create an award-winning Vidal Icewine. Since then, the Neu+
Doing things the Niagara way, that is how the Oast House Brewers put value on their microbrewery. Reflecting this ideal, Oast House strives to honour Niagara`s regional agricultural traditions and gastronomic reputatio+
The students and teachers of Canada's Teaching Winery at Niagara College welcome you to their beautiful campus near the base of the Niagara Escarpment. Their school's wine store features their own brand of award-winn+
Niagara College Teaching Brewery does more than educate students; it is also a producer of the award winning First Draft ale and lager. Canada's first teaching brewery was created in response to the need for skilled pr+
From Grapes to the Winery Mountain Road Wine Company started with the establishment of its first vineyards in 1983 by owner and winemaker Steve Kocsis on a farm originally purc+
Mike Weir's wines can be tasted and purchased at Creekside Estates Winery in Jordan, or through his e-boutique. The Mike Weir Estate Winery itself is not open to the public.
A Canadian icon first in gold, and now in wine, Mike Weir Estate W+
The Merchant Ale House Restaurant Brewpub originally began as a beer brewing experiment in a basement; however, it did not take long to become one of St Catherines most unique pubs. Located down town on St Paul Street,+
The Merchant Alehouse is a beloved brewpub and restaurant in the heart of downtown St. Catharines. Situated on St.Paul Street, The "Merch" is a great place to grab a delicious homebrewed pint+
Marynissen Estates Winery is family-run and has been in the industry since its revitalization in the 1970s. John Marynissen is said to be the first to plant Cabernet Sauvignon vines in Canada, and his vineyard is among some o+
Rosanna and her winemaker husband Giovanni Follegot own a winery in Woodbridge Ontario and have now opened their second, Maplegrove Vinoteca, in Beamsville. It is located between the shore of Lake Ontario and the QEW.
Using mainly manual equip+
Malivoire's first vineyard, the "Moira", was purchased in 1995. A year later a second and larger property was acquired only a short distance to the west, which would become the site of the winery. Between 1995 and 2000, close+
Daniel Pambianchi, President and General Manager of Cadenza Wines Inc. has been involved in home winemaking for many years crafting many different styles of wine including traditional method sparkling wine. Daniel recently ma+
Magnotta is Ontario's third largest winery and the only company of its kind in Canada, licensed to produce and sell, wine, beer and distilled products. With over 2,500 awards to date for product excellence, Magnotta is Canada's most award winning winer+
In 1946, John Lizak planted the seeds of promise on a tender fruit farm of a dozen acres. The fertile soil and microclimate of the Niagara Peninsula allowed the farm to prosper and as time passed, the customs of working the land were handed down from f+
Lakeview Cellars was founded in 1991, by Eddy Gurinskas and his wife Lorraine. The production for that year was 2,300 cases. Eddy established a name for Lakeview early in the Niagara wine industry, by crafting big, bold reds +
The Lailey family have been proud grape-growers in the Niagara Region for over 60 years, instrumental in promoting quality Niagara wines. Donna Lailey is one of the founders of the Vintner's Quality Alliance (VQA), which gives its coveted designation t+
On the waterfront of Lake Ontario you will find Konzelmann Estate Wineries, a family winery established in 1984. Thirty award-winning VQA wines can be purchased at the boutique complete with available tasting bar for those looking to encounter the right w+
Kittling Ridge is a Canadian producer of a variety of Ontario wine and spirits, located at the base of the Niagara Escarpment, on the southern shores of Lake Ontario. They offer a wide range of quality wine, Canadian whisky, vodka, and much more. If yo+
Prior to becoming Kacaba Vineyards, the property on which the vineyard is located was slated for subdivision by the previous owner. Michael Kacaba, a Toronto Bay Street lawyer was able to purchase the property in 1997. He imm+
Every year in Niagara, thousands of tonnes of grape pomace the seeds and skins left in the press during the winemaking process are discarded. Some of it is returned to the vineyards as compost, some is hauled away to landfill+
GENERAL INFORMATION The town of Jordan, which is located in the middle of the many wineries in the Twenty Valley of Niagara. Just a few kilometres from the main highway of Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW), you enter a village that is very quaint that brings toge+
Featuring one of the most state-of-the-art wine facilities in Canada, Jackson-Triggs proudly shows its patrons its facilities, which produce quality VQA wines. Visitors can browse in the boutique and test the selection of Jac+
Inniskillin has a proud history as one of Canada's first estate wineries and is a significant winery in the Niagara Region. Located in lush vineyards near the Niagara River, visitors can tour the vineyards and cellars, shop a+
Northern Ice, a Vidal icewine is the featured product of Jamie McFarlane's Ice House. Jamie's extensive experience and expertise in the wine industry worldwide have propelled Northern Ice to international acclaim. Situated in a century home on the Niag+
Hillebrand offers a variety of ways to experience its wide selection of VQA wines. Visitors can customize their experience, from a wine tour and tasting to a private buying experience with a personal wine consultant. Hillebrand Estates proudly hosts Ja+
Non-interventionist, quality focused and terroir driven Hidden Bench wines are produced from three distinct vineyards totaling almost 100 acres within the Beamsville Bench VQA sub-appellation. As an estate winery, all of their wines are produced with o+
In the backdrop of Niagara's only covered bridge is Hernder Estates Wines, a producer of VQA wines and fruit wines. The property's four-storey barn dating back to 1867 is the home of the winery's boutique and banquet faciliti+
Henry of Pelham is a mid-sized boutique winery located on land in the Short Hills Bench that is ancestral to the winerys owners, the Speck family. In the 1980s brothers, Paul, Matthew and Daniel started the winery with their +
In the summer of 2001, Harvest Estates Wines was built as an addition to the Harvest Barn Country Market in St. Catharines. Unique specialty (souvenir) wines and fine giftware are for sale in the new retail shop. With a vaulted ceiling, a floor to roof+
Harbour Estate Winery is located on one of the most unique and breathtaking properties in the Niagara Peninsula. With frontage on Jordan Harbour, this family owned winery is located amidst Carolinian forests with the water as+
Enjoy a glass of finely crafted wine in Greenlane Estate Winery"s wine lounge or out on their lovely patio on a beautiful day. Greenlane Estate Winey is dedicated to providing their customers with an enjoyable and memorable experience, whether you are loo+
During a tour at Flat Rock Cellars, you will learn about their state-of-the-art, five-level gravity flow winery. Enjoy the breathtaking views of Lake Ontario from the glass encased winery boutique. Flat Rock Cellars is a pro+
Fielding Estate Winery takes great pride in the quality of their wines. To that end, they produce only small batches making Fielding wines very rare. They are available online, in the Wine Lodge winery shop, and in select Ontario restaurants.
Living on the land, Louise Engel and David Johnson live where they farm. Their goal is to serve as stewards of the land, just as other families lived and farmed this land before them. Featherstone has been insecticide free si+
Just outside of Niagara-on-the-Lake lies a 12-hectare vineyard and production facility which is home to Diamond Estates - The Winery. Diamond Estates produces such well known brands as 20 Bees, Dan Aykroyd Wines, FRESH Wines, Lakeview Cellars and Sunda+
This special winery was a dream in 1979 when the De Sousa family purchased their property deep in the Beamsville Bench. Their wines have been given the utmost devotion, which spawned a unique taste only the old world Portugue+
For over 40 years the Lenko family has supplied high quality vinifera grapes to many fine Niagara wineries, winning several significant awards in the process. The vineyard now has some of the oldest Chardonnay and Merlot vines in Ontario, producing fru+
Dan Aykroyd Wines are currently crafted and available for purchase through Lakeview Cellars. From his highly successful career in film and television to his co-founding the House of Blues, Dan Aykroyd has brought laughter, music and entertainment into +
Peter and Olivia will welcome you to their winery with stories and tastings that will make a positive and long lasting impression. You don't go to Crown Bench to just talk about the weather; although Peter may give you a less+
Coyote's Run is located at the base of the unique area of the St. David's Bench. The winery proudly hosts its award-winning VQA wines, produced in small batches for distinct flavours and a high quality drink. Visitors are wel+
Cornerstone Estate Winery was founded by Jerry and Wanda Kopanski in 2002, and opened to the public in 2005. Cornerstone is a family-owned and operated winery which features a variety of wines crafted from their own grapes. T+
Situated North of the Niagara Escarpment, Chateau des Charmes features award-winning VQA wines, including icewines, late-harvest wines, sparkling wines, and reds and whites of winemaker and owner Paul Bosc. Bosc is one of the+
Located in an historic winery building dating back to 1871, Cave Spring Cellars boasts the oldest functioning wine cellars in all of Ontario. Their wine shop hosts a complete selection of their current releases, back-vintages and a wide array of wine acce+
One of Niagara's newest wineries, Cattail Creek has over 50 years of grape-growing experience. Entirely family-owned and operated, all of our wines are produced from grapes grown exclusively in our vineyards.+
One of the newer wineries in the Niagara Region, family owned Caroline Cellars presents award-winning VQA wines, icewines and dessert wines. Visitors to Niagara are welcome to the Wine Boutique, for tastings and purchases. Sp+
Calamus Estate Winery resides in the heart of Niagara wine country, adjacent to the Ball's Falls Conservation Area. Their historic 19th century heritage barn is the setting for both the production area and retail outlet. The grapes for Calamus wines are f+
GENERAL INFORMATION Aure Wines is a family winery run on the Highland Vineyard property atop the Niagara Escarpment by the the Hoare family. In business since 2007, the vineyard originally produced Concord grapes for making juice, but made the transition+
Angels Gate winery was founded by a group of wine loving friends on a property that was once owned by a congregation. In 1995, the land was converted into a vineyard. Their first vintage was in 2000 and yielded a very small p+
Not open to the public, this building along the QEW is corporate headquarters and one of the many bottling facilities for this large wine making consortium that have wineries in Niagara and British Columbia. Andrew Peller Limited was formerly known as +
General InformationAlvento means "at the wind" in Italian. Elyane Grenier and her husband Bruno Moos started in Tuscany and moved to this windy corner of Niagara West in 2001. They have founded this small winery with the aim of producing +