Wineries in Ontario That You Have to Visit
There is a thriving wine country located in the Niagara region of Ontario. This area has the ideal conditions for wineries and because of that over the years many have popped up. Making the Ontario wine country a very popular vacation destination.
In this blog post, we’ll discuss five different wineries that we believe you should visit this spring and summer. Luxury Lift offers custom wine tours to those visiting and locals as well. What better way to experience this beautiful part of the province than in a luxury vehicle with a professional chauffeur?
Making your reservation with Luxury Lift means a day of fun wineries and tasting the home-grown Ontario wine! Sit back and enjoy as your driver worries about the rest! Now let’s take a look at some of the wineries we think you should visit this spring and summer.
Four Wineries That are a Must Visit
There are so many wineries to choose from in Ontario’s wine country, some are family owned and provide guests with an intimate feel. While some are owned by a certain famous hockey player, Wayne Gretzky Estates! Listed below are some that we think you might not have heard about and that you should visit this season.
180 Estate Winery
This winery is located near Niagara-on-the-Lake and near the town of Jordan, Ontario. They offer visitors handcrafted small batch wines. “They employ sustainable viticulture practices and wine styles that allow the wines to express the full potential of the unique terroir on their site.” 180 Estate Winery is open for wine tastings on Saturdays and Sundays from 11am-5pm.
Colio Estate Winery
Colio was founded in 1980 and was one of Canada’s very first wineries. “Located in Canada’s warmest wine-growing region near the sunny shores of Lake Erie, Colio was founded by three Italian bricklayers with a dream of creating a world-class winery. Today, every wine is crafted with the patience, determination and spirit of their founders.” You can visit Colio Monday to Saturday from 12pm-5pm for wine tastings.
Flat Rock Cellars
Wait until you see this five level winery that offers visitors Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Flat Rock Cellars is recognized as one of Canada’s best wineries. “Since opening in 2005, Ed Madronich has injected fun and enthusiasm into both the wine and the winery experience. The five-level gravity-fed winery sits atop the escarpment with an incredible 360° view of the vineyards, Lake Ontario and the Toronto Skyline.” You can come and have a wine tasting everyday from 10am-6pm, this includes Satuday and Sunday.
Inniskillen Niagara Estate Wines
Guests will be happy to know that Inniskillen Niagara Estate Wines is open for wine tastings all year round. This is great if you’re visiting during the off season! Located on Niagara-on-the-Lake, this winery offers exclusive Icewines and premium table wine. “Visit the historic Brae Burn Barn to taste and shop, and the Founders’ Hall culinary centre. Seasonally, the outdoor Market Grill on our Piazza is the scenic vineyard setting to enjoy casual lunches and a glass of our finest!” Those wanting to come and visit Inniskillen Niagara Estate Wines can come daily between 10am and 5pm.
Reserve Your Wine Tour with Luxury Lift
This is the easy part, making your wine tour car reservation! Please fill out our secure online form today and get started. Luxury Lift offers a wide selection of luxury vehicles to choose from that can accommodate most groups.
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