Calling all vino lovers! If you’re looking for new places to explore this year, these are the best wineries in Niagara that you absolutely need to check out.
From smaller family-owned estates to bigger vineyards where you can also enjoy a bite to eat, there is so much to see in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
So if you’re planning an adventure in 2022, make sure to add these 7 spots to your bucket list.
Between The Lines
When it comes to the best wineries in Niagara-on-the-Lake, this is one spot that you won’t want to leave off the list.
Between the Lines has a bunch of different tastings, including the Black Glass option where you can put your taste buds to the test and try to guess what you are sipping on.
Back 10 Cellars
Back 10 Cellars in Beamsville is the perfect spot to sample some wine all year round. In the summer, they have their Smitten Summerhouse open, where you can have a tasting while admiring the rolling vineyards.
In the winter, this Niagara winery moves over to their cozier gazebo, where they welcome guests with twinkling lights, space heaters and sometimes, warm soup.
Not only is this the perfect spot to sip on some wine, but Ravine also has farm dining. From cheese boards to wood-fired pizza, to mouth-watering doughnuts, you’ll definitely want to show up on an empty stomach.
This vineyard also has live music and concert series that you can attend.
Small Talk Vineyards
If you’re someone who loves colour, Small Talks Vineyard is the spot to be. Offering both wine and cider, it has a drink for everyone that you bring along on your adventure.
You can also participate in goat yoga during the warmer months!
Colaneri Estate Winery
You don’t need to hop onto an airplane to travel to Italy this summer. Colaneri Estate is one of the best wineries in Niagara and offers major European vibes.
You can sample wine and chow down on fresh pizza underneath their bright yellow umbrellas.
Pillitteri Estate Winery
Pillitteri Estate Winery has been around since 1948 and is now the Official Wine Partner of the Canadian Olympic Team.
You can sip on wine and even enjoy some live music on their outdoor patio this summer.
PondView Estate Winery
If you’re looking for some of the best wineries in Niagara, PondView Estate is the place to be.
Next time you’re looking for a fun experience, you can order a cheese board and a glass of wine and enjoy it at one of their many tables that are placed between the vines.
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