SAVOUR ALL THAT ONTARIO’S SOUTH COAST HAS TO OFFER THIS FLOWERING SEASON WITH OUR SIP INTO SPRING PASSPORT
How it works: Purchase a passport for $25 from any participating winery or brewery. Your passport will entitle you to a free unique tasting experience at each stop. Once you’ve completed the passport, turn it in for a chance to win the ultimate gift basket filled with libations… just in time for patio season!
Passport Dates: April 21-22, 28-29, May 5-6 and 12-13, 2018
Passports are valid for all four (4) weekends.
|Blueberry Hill Estates
1195 Front Rd, Saint Williams, ON N0E 1P0
(519) 586-8712 Open 11 am to 5 pm
|Riesling is the perfect spring sipper! Join us for a comparative tasting of our limited release Front Road Cellars 2016 Riesling and a sneak peek at the 2017 bottling. Guests can compare and contrast vintages and winemaking style as they savour these delightful Norfolk County wines.|
|Blue Elephant Craft Brew House
96 Norfolk St S, Simcoe, ON N3Y 2W2
(519) 428-2886 Open 11:30 am to 12 am. Closed Sundays.
|Come try our small batch beer offerings from our new beermaker. Sample any two pours of our newly released beers. These latest brews are sure to impress!|
|Bonnieheath Estate Lavender & Winery
410 Concession 12 Townsend, Waterford, ON N0E 1Y0 (519) 443-7125 Open 11 am to 5 pm
|An exploration of nature vs. nurture. Guests are invited to sample three vintages of our Crooked Wrench red. All are made using Bonnieheath’s estate-grown Frontenac grapes, however the different crops and winemaking styles have varying effects on the finished wine. Join us to compare and find the best vintage for you!|
|Burning Kiln Winery
1709 Front Rd, Saint Williams, ON N0E 1P0
(519) 586-9858 Open 11 am to 5 pm
|Taste the difference among vintages! You are invited to join us for a flight of three Cabernet Francs. Two of these wines are made from 100% kiln-dried grapes and sample the yet-to-be-released 2013 Kiln Hanger.|
|Frisky Beaver | Smoke & Gamble
138 Tisdale Rd, Port Dover, ON N0A 1N2
(519) 900-1381 Open Saturday 10 am to 5:30 pm and Sunday 11 am to 5 pm
|Come join us for a vertical tasting through our most popular wine —Smoke & Gamble Cabernet Merlot — and taste how the wine evolves with age.|
1454 Front Rd. St. Williams, ON N0E1P0 (519) 410-5930Open 11 am to 5 pm
|We’re putting our Riesling on display! Stop by to try our 2016 Dry Riesling and a preview of our new 2017 Riesling, which is not yet released.|
|New Limburg Brewery
2353 Nixon Rd, Simcoe, ON N3Y 4K6
(519) 426-2323 Open 1 to 10 pm.
|Spring calls for fresh beers! Try a sample of two of our top brews — our award-winning Belgian Blond Ale, with a fruity and spicy character that’s the ultimate in refreshment and our Dubbel, a deep red-brown beer with complex flavours of dark berries, caramel and a slight nuttiness.|
|Quai du Vin Estate Winery
45811 Fruit Ridge Line, St. Thomas, ON N5P 3S9
(519) 775-2216 Open Saturday 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday 12 to 5 pm.
|The best thing to happen to wine since Sideways! Come taste our 2017 Early Late Harvest Riesling — a new take on a classic style of this enchanting grape.|
|Railway City Brewing Company
130 Edward St, St. Thomas, ON N5P 1Y7
(519) 631-1881 Open Saturday 11 am to 8 pm and Sunday 11 am to 5 pm.
|Come try two of our seasonal releases for spring, including the popular Orange Creamsic Ale. Hand-zested oranges and whole vanilla beans were added to this cream ale to make a full-bodied beer with a silky smooth finish.|
|Ramblin’ Road Brewery Farm
2970 Swimming Pool Rd, La Salette, ON N0E 1H0
(519) 582-1444 Open 11 am – 4pm
|Northern Spy Apples meet Equinox Hops for a crisp, refreshing blend of cool drinking premium craft ber with subtle apple cider tones. The Hop ‘N Apple beer also features a touch of red toffee malt to enrich the apple tones and highlight the unique blend of freshly pressed juice, while quenching your thirst for a satisfying craft beer at heart. Hop ‘N Apple is only available for the summer and fall seasons, so enjoy it fresh while supplies last!
|Rush Creek Wines
48995 Jamestown Line, Malahide, ON
(519) 773-5432 Open Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm.
|Try our full-flavoured, award-winning dry Black Currant wine and our semi-sweet Peach wine as we sip into warmer weather. Both are excellent food pairing wines fora ll your favourite seasonal dishes.|
|Villa Nova Estate Winery
1449 Concession 13, West of Townsend, ON N3Y 4K3
(519) 443-8787 Open 11 am to 6 pm
|Looking for a versatile and lip-smacking white wine? You’ll love our dryer-style 2016 Trout Fly Riesling! Come and see why this fine example is one of our most popular wines.|
|Wooden Bear L Winery
801 Norfolk St S, Simcoe, ON N3Y 4K1
(519) 426-1100 Open 11 am to 5:30 pm
|We’re rolling out some new releases! Try a difference brand new wine every weekend at our winery during this passport event as we add some fresh selections to our portfolio.|