Pillitteri Estates Winery is the largest estate producer of Icewine in the world and one of the most innovative, creating a wide variety of Icewines, using: Vidal, Riesling, Gewürztraminer, Chardonnay, Cabernets, Shiraz, Merlot, Sangiovese and Semillon varietals. Their newest Icewine is a Cabernet Sparkling, adding to the lineup of unique Icewines. Pillitteri Icewine is exported to... more
I've probably been here at least 10 times now. It's my go-to winery for the sweet stuff. I can't get enough of their Vidal Icewine. The other varietals are luscious as well but I stay stocked up on their Vidal. I love their little bottles too. They are the perfect little gifts to travel with and give to hosts, friends, and family far away.
They have a solid offering of table wines and I hear... more
Excellent wine tour. Actually preferred this to the ones in napa.
And they are free!?!?!
Wine tasting free except ice wine for $2 or $4 so please do this as it's what they pride themselves on.
Would definitely recommend this place and soo glad we stopped.
We decided to take a day trip to niagara on the lake and stopped at a couple of wineries. Pillitteri Estates was my favorite out of the two we saw. We walked in for a tasting (which was free) and tried some great wine and received some awesome knowledge on ontario wines. The staff here was great and very knowledgable. We learned all about ice wines and how they are made, discussed pairing of... more
Pillitteri Estates Winery is a family enterprise, opening in June 1993. The winery is Canada's largest estate producer of Icewine, using the Vidal, Riesling, and Gewürztraminer varieties to produce Icewine that is exported to more than twelve countries worldwide. Pillitteri Estates offers complimentary guided tours daily at noon and 2 p.m. Tours begin in the lush vineyards, followed by a walk... more