Afternoon Delight: Nova Scotia's Diverse Wines
Sink your teeth into fine cheeses and quench your thirst with award-winning wines of Nova Scotia when you embark on this afternoon wine tour in Halifax. Your tour takes you Northwest to the beautiful landscape of Annapolis Valley, where you'll get to visit three out of four renowned wineries. Taste the aromatic flavors of the wines of places like Grand Pré, L'Arcadie, Benjamin Bridge, and Lightfoot & Wolfville with an insightful tour. It's the ultimate taster's tour for wine enthusiasts.
Begin your flavorful tour with a short walk to the hotel pick-up destination and head northwest to Annapolis Valley with a stop at three out of four wineries. Thanks to maritime climates of Annapolis Valley, the grape varieties of the region have similar tastes to that of European wine grape varieties. L'Arcadie Vineyards features a geothermal winery that's certified organic and has been in the winemaking business for over 25 years. Touring the L'Arcadie winery involves tasting its delicious sparkling Nova Scotia wines available at the tasting bar onsite and catching the panoramic views of vineyards and Gaspereau Valley.
Delight in the wonderful aromas of the white and red wines of the first functional winery in Nova Scotia--the Grand Pré. This family-owned winery offers wonderful wines and a tour to help enlighten you about how its wine is made and stored. Enjoy a cheese tasting and wine sampling at Benjamin Bridge or Lightfoot & Wolfville--two renowned wineries in the Annapolis Valley that feature award-winning Nova Scotia wine and delicious Canadian cuisine. After your wine tastings, you'll head back to your port destination in Halifax.
From touring three out of four unique wineries to indulging in tasty Nova Scotia wine, this wine tour and tasting offers a great way to spend an afternoon in Nova Scotia. Sign up for your tour today to experience an unforgettable wine culinary experience!