World-Class Wines in an unforgettable setting

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Welcome to Prince Edward County, a Designated Viticultural Area in Ontario with close to 40 wineries and new ones popping up every year. Our winemakers are true pioneers – tenacious, innovative, and passionate.

A distinctive region
and unique experience

Perfectly situated between Toronto, Ottawa, and Montréal, Prince Edward County is Ontario’s fastest-growing wine region. Discover handcrafted, award-winning wines and ciders in a region unlike any other.

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Award-Winning
Cool climate wines

Prince Edward County has emerged as a preeminent cool-climate wine region since achieving official status as a Designated Viticultural Area in 2007. Our terroir, anchored by limestone and heavy with clay, produces elegant reds, crisp whites, and fine sparkling wines.

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What’s new in the county

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Insights
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January 10, 2023

Old World Terroir in Prince Edward County

Prince Edward County may be one of Canada’s youngest wine regions, but please don’t call us New World. With a climate reminiscent of Chablis and winemakers with Burgundian tastes, County wine has a style that is decidedly French.

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The Grange of Prince Edward Winery barn and pond
Press
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November 1, 2022

Prince Edward County: A wine lover’s guide

On the shores of northeastern Lake Ontario, this part of Canada is popular for its bucolic scenery and beautiful beaches. Now, its world-class hotels and creative restaurants – and its innovative wine scene – are attracting more visitors.

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A man holding a glass of red wine amongst other wine glasses at a wine tasting
Press
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March 1, 2019

The perfect wine lover’s escape to Prince Edward County

Prince Edward County is one of Ontario’s hottest wine destinations, making it an exciting place to spend the day — at any time of the year.

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Explore what wines, wineries, and activities we have to offer in beautiful Prince Edward County.

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