Cool Climate Wines

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.


ONtario’s most northern appellation

Lake Ontario provides a moderated and productive cool climate growing season.


grape varieties

Over 20 grape varieties are planted throughout Prince Edward County.

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A person cutting a grape bushel off the vine with snips

Over 35 wineries and cideries across eight distinct regions

closson chase

A large purple barn with the words “Closson Chase Winery” on the side

loch mór cider

A sunset hitting the side of a new barn with metal siding

rosehall run

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trail estate

People enjoying wine at a picnic table outside a modern building

county cider co.

A series of picnic tables and umbrellas overlooking the lake in the summer time

More than just wine

Prince Edward County offers something for everyone all year round. Find your favourite activities or experience new ones.

explore activities

introducing the
pecwine explore app

Download our PEC Wine Explorer app and take the taste test to discover your flavour profile. Uncover personalized expert recommendations on wines, ciders and wineries you are going to love. Discover exciting local wines, ciders and experiences at locations near you.

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A phone showing the rating feature on the Prince Edward County Wine Explorer App

Taste Test

Are you one to get overwhelmed with options? By taking our Taste Test we match you with wines catered to your personal tastebuds.

A phone showing a wine listing on the Prince Edward County Wine Explorer App

Rate your Favourites

Everything in the app can be rated and stored in your own personal cellar, making it easy to keep coming back to your favourites.

A phone showing the listing feature on the Prince Edward County Wine Explorer App

Discover Local Secrets

Browse listings of wineries or curated lists of regions and activities to make the most out of your visit to the region.

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