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Maple Leaf Tours is proud to offer this wonderful day tour to Prince Edward County! Prince Edward County’s wine and culinary tour route – a flavourful way to experience this beautiful island. Featuring wineries, fine dining establishments and amazing specialty products. Join us on this wonderful day tour to meander along the TASTE Trail and discover the beauty of Prince Edward County – come along and bring your taste for adventure with you! Video depicts date from 2017
Prince Edward County TASTE: Community Grown & Wine Tour!
Maple Leaf Tours is proud to offer this wonderful day tour to Prince Edward County! Prince Edward County’s wine and culinary tour route – a flavourful way to experience this beautiful island. Featuring wineries, fine dining establishments and amazing specialty products. Join us on this wonderful day tour to meander along the TASTE Trail and discover the beauty of Prince Edward County – come along and bring your taste for adventure with you!
Video depicts date from 2017
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|8:00 am||Coach loading at the Kingston Shrine Club, 3260 Princess Street at Collins Bay Road.|
|8:30 am||Departure from Kingston with pick ups in Napanee and Belleville if pre-arranged.|
|10:30 am||Arrive at Waupoos Estates Winery, set amidst a striking vineyard that gently slopes toward Lake Ontario. We will enjoy a tour and tasting of this beautiful estate winery.|
|11:30 am||Arrive at County Cider Company where cider tasting await us at the picturesque “Estates Winery” overlooking Waupoos Island and Prince Edward Bay, Lake Ontario. Enjoy a lovely boxed lunch.|
|12:15 pm||Arrival at The Black River Cheese Company. Tucked along the banks of The Black River, this landmark cheese factory makes their award winning, naturally aged, rennet-free cheddar from milk supplied by local farmers’ co-op. In addition to a wonderful selection of cheeses, the factory store carries local honey and maple products, gifts and ice cream. Fresh samples tempt visitors’ taste buds. Try their specialty cheeses.|
|1:00 pm||A scenic drive guides us through the county as we arrive in Picton at the Crystal Palace the home of “TASTE Community Grown” A celebration of Regional Cuisine. www.tastecommunitygrown.com. Experience the picnic of a lifetime in beautiful Prince Edward County. A community of regional chefs, winemakers, cider and beer masters, artisanal food producers, farmers and artists unite to create Eastern Ontario’s premier epicurean event – TASTE! Enjoy sample sized portions of some pretty fabulous dishes, prepared by world-class chefs from Prince Edward County and beyond. Our farmers, producers, wineries, chefs and
restaurants are proud to share their bounty with you. Included at this wonderful festival will be cooking demonstrations, live jazz, a silent auction.Tasting tokens will be included for your tasting of either food or wine. Cheers!
|4:00 pm||Arrival at The Grange of Prince Edward Estate Winery. Enjoy a tour and tasting. The father/daughter team of Bob and Caroline Granger has poured their passion for viticulture and their love of Prince Edward County into what is undoubtedly one of the grand wineries in the region. With 50 acres of vineyards, a pastoral setting and a dramatic tasting room/barn, The Grange of Prince Edward Estate Winery is the Loyalist version of a French wine estate – complete with rich textures, historical outbuildings and old-world ambiance.|
|5:00 pm||After a delightful day we leave with wonderful memories of our day in Prince Edward County.|
|6:00 pm||Approximate arrival back in Kingston.|
- Payment is due in full at the time of booking.
- Acceptable forms of payment are cash, cheque, debit, Visa or Mastercard.
- Refunds are not available within 30 days of travel date.
- Bookings are transferable.
- Please contact our offices for bookings for those 2 and under
|8:30 am||Depart Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess Street (parking)|
|9:00 am||Depart Napanee Flying J North East Corner|
|9:30 am||Depart Belleville 81 Millennium Parkway, Maple Leaf Tours Office, back parking lot.|
TASTE community grown is one of Prince Edward County’s most highly anticipated wine and culinary festivals and a gathering of the best food and drink purveyors the area has to offer, all in one place.
BEFORE YOU GO
- For the comfort of fellow travelers, kindly refrain from using scented products such as perfume, cologne and other fragrances.
- Tipping for driver and tour director is voluntary depending on quality of service
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