Wine Tours in the Quinte Region

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If you like Wine you may find these suggestions worth the drive!

 If you’re a wine enthusiast looking for a delightful day trip, consider exploring the Quinte region in Ontario. Here are some fantastic wineries and experiences to savor:

  1. Greater Napanee Wine Tour:
    • While Prince Edward County is well-known for its wineries, the hidden gem lies just across the bay in Greater Napanee. This emerging micro-wine region offers picturesque landscapes and stunning backdrops for sipping.
    • Getting There:
      • If you’re coming from the north shore, Greater Napanee is right off Highway 401. A scenic drive down County Road 8 will lead you to this micro wine region.
      • From Prince Edward County, take the Glenora Ferry for a fun journey. Follow Highway 33 out of Picton, past Lake on the Mountain, and reach the ferry dock. The Glenora ferry is free and provides beautiful views of the surrounding area and lake.
    • Wineries to Explore:
      • Longrid Estates Vineyards & Winery:
        • A family-owned winery with stunning water views. Taste hand-harvested estate-grown wines, including whites, rosés, reds, and dessert wines.
      • Bergeron Estate Winery & Cider Co.:
        • Beyond wine, enjoy authentic house-made Italian pizza while overlooking beautiful vines and water.
      • 33 Vines:
        • Recently renovated, this winery offers Chardonnay, Riesling, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir, and Merlot wines in a wonderfully restored post-and-beam barn.
  2. Prince Edward County Wine Tours:
    • If you’re willing to venture a bit farther, Prince Edward County awaits! As the premier four-seasons wine tour company, they offer an unparalleled experience of this world-class wine region.
    • Whether you choose public or private tours, sit back, relax, and enjoy great wine in the County.

Remember to sip, savor, and appreciate the unique flavors of Ontario’s vineyards. Cheers! 🍷🌿


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