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Home to some of Ontario’s most delicious local produce and wines, Niagara never wastes an opportunity to celebrate the fruits of its labour. Explore five of the region’s best wineries below.

Two Sisters Vineyards

240 John Street East
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON 


Sisters Angela and Melissa Marotta started Two Sisters Vineyards with the goal of producing premium Niagara wines and creating a beautiful place for wine lovers to eat and explore. Their dedication and selection of delicious wines won them Canada’s Best Performing Small Winery award in 2018.               

Wayne Gretzky Estates: Winery & Distillery

1219 Niagara Stone Road
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON


Beloved for more than its famous namesake, the Wayne Gretzky Estates: Winery & Distillery is the only one of its kind in the Niagara region. Visit to try some of The Great One’s spirits, wine or beer.

Trius Winery & Restaurant

1249 Niagara Stone Road
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON


What could be better than good food, delicious wine and a gorgeous bucolic setting? Wine and culinary lovers can find it all at Trius Winery & Restaurant, where executive chef Frank Dodd’s delicious dishes are paired with award-winning wines.

Colaneri Estate Winery

348 Concession 6 Road
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON


Enjoy the drive up to the family owned and operated, Colaneri Estate Winery, which features a beautiful Spanish-style building in the heart of the vineyard.

Reif Estate Winery

15608 Niagara Parkway
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON


For those that fancy a bit of history with their wine, be sure to visit Reif Estate Winery. Founded in 1982 by Ewald Reif, the 125 acre farm is one of the region’s founding family wineries.


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