We are now on our Summer hours; we are open Wednesday to Sunday 12 pm to 6pm, or by appointment or by chance. Chances are very good that we are around and working on the wines – so take a drive, drop by and see us. Or email or call (519 899 2479 / 519 466 0157) to reserve a time for: wine tastings, wine and gift-ware purchases, or a wine related function/special event.
Thinking of Dinner and a show at the Victoria Playhouse in Petrolia? You can now get our locally handcrafted wines, and great food, before or after the show – exclusively (in Petrolia) at Crabby Joe’s Tap and Grill just around the corner from the playhouse.
“Springtime Trillium Tour in the Vineyard”
Come on out for a walk in the vineyard and our forest – the Trillium’s are out in bloom and waiting for your camera’s. Looks like the wet weather will be ending – and we are usually dry underfoot since we are on a gravel ridge. Maps and wine tasting available of course.
Want to see our latest video series, click on this for the current add being run on Blackburn Radio networks.
Home Wine Tasting:
Or maybe you would like to have a Home Wine Tasting Party – see our partner website Vineyard at Home to book this. Some of our wines are now available for home tasting and purchase via Vineyard at Home.
Summer 2017 – Vineyard dinners are coming:
We are working on the details, but we are going to set up an open tent and invite a different Chef (or team of Chefs) to prepare meals each week. We anticipate a different menu each time – burgers, fine cuisine, a wide range…….
These will be open air dinners in the vineyard (with a rain plan) during the month of June. So far we have:
Chef Paresh Thakkar of Sarnia’s Personal Touch Eating and Catering booked for two evenings June 9 and June 10,
Chef Brian Hall, the Chef of Sarnia’s Grind Cafe and Catering Co. for June 15.
Chef Mark Graham of Strathroy’s Clocktower Inn for June 30 and Canada Day July 1, and
A special event is also booked for Father’s Day June 18, with Guild Chocolates from Petrolia – fine handmade chocolates and our wines…..
Contact us to book your seating.
Cannot make it out to the Winery? Missing your favorite wines? We can now ship to you – two bottle packages and full cases at the moment. Minimum shipment is 2 bottles. Shipping methods are in place (using age related ID), and will be set up for Thursdays weekly. Until we set up a webpage, please call us directly, 519 381 1112, to ship your wine. We accept Mastercard and Visa.
We have been featured in a video done by Ontario Southwest – check it out.
For a quick discussion on the 2016 crops see the attached link.
Alton Farms Estate Winery, Lambton County’s only Grape Winery, has just released it’s latest White Cat White, Aberarder Red and Baco Noir wines. See our wines page for tasting notes.
Farmer’s Market’s are starting in May. See our farmer’s market tab for a list of locations to find our wines. Looks like Point Edward, Bayfield and London’s Covent Gardens so far. We are reviewing options to locate in the proposed Downtown Sarnia Farmer’s Market also – stay tuned.
You can now find our wines in 14 area restaurants, 10 in Sarnia and Point Edward, 1 in Grand Bend, 1 in Stathroy and 1 in Bayfield. See our Restaurant tab for the full listing, and ask for a glass, or bottle, of our wine on your next visit.
We are selling 11 wine varieties at the moment including Sauvigon Blanc, Riesling, Aberarder Red (our Bordeaux blend), White Cat White (a full bodied Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling blend) and others. Please see our Wines tab for the current wine selection and tasting notes. We carry a large selection of wine related items, artwork, artisanal glassware, clothing and decorations for those wine lovers in your life. Check out some of the other links on our site for more information about our Vineyard, our Winery, our Wines and some of the nearby attractions.
If you need an excuse to visit us in Lambton County – here is a great article from Dream Travel Magazine about some of the local attractions
We thank you for taking the time to find out more about the only “local” Vineyard and Winery in Lambton County. We are encouraging others to join us and create an exciting new wine tourism region of Ontario – Lake Huron South Shore. Shop local for your Wines.
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