Though less well-known than British Columbia and Ontario’s wine-producing regions, word has spread among wine lovers about the promising cool-climate wines—particularly the sparkling offerings—emerging from Nova Scotia wine country. Read on to find out more about Canada’s next winemaking hot spot.
Blomidon Estate Winery
Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12-5pm
10318 NS-221, Canning, B0P 1H0
The Blomidon Estate Winery is located an hour and a half (107 kilometers/66 miles) north of Halifax. It can be reached by car via route 101, 358 and 221. The winery is open between Mondays and Saturdays from 10am to 5pm and on Sundays from 12AM to 5PM. Vineyard tours are available daily during the summer months and cost $5 per person.