Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery is a beloved destination that is steeped in family legacy and agricultural heritage. In its current incarnation, our fifth generation family farm is home to our organic vineyards and winery, award-winning culinary experiences, sprawling kitchen garden and grocery, community gatherings, and distinct wedding and special event venues – including Niagara-on-the-Lake’s newest 4,000 square foot event and conference centre. We are now open for outdoor experiences.
Wednesday – Sunday : 11:30am – 8:00pm
Wine Tasting on the Terrace: 7 days a week
Sunday to Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
5 Generations Wine TourThis 45-minute experience will guide you around the family farm where you can enjoy the sight and smells of our Ravine Garden and meet our resident rooster nugget. You will then be guided through our organic vineyards and taste 4 amazing Ravine wines. You’ll be pleased you stopped by!
Friday, Saturday & Sunday at 11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:30pm and 4:30pm (groups of 2-10)
1366 York Road
Our winery operations vary by season.
Visit our website for our current retail, restaurant and tour hours.
Lydia Tomek is our Head Winemaker at Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery. In 1999, she started studying Winemaking and Grape Growing by enrolling in the Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Degree Program at Brock. After completing her thesis in Viticulture, and working a couple of vintages in Niagara, Lydia graduated Top of her class and later began her Winemaking career at the age of 23 making her one of the youngest winemakers in Canada at the time. Over the last two decades she has made her imprint on the Ontario wine industry as a Award Winning Winemaker developing her craft at various Niagara wine estates (Hillebrand, Jackson Triggs, Hernder Estates), as well helping to develop a new up and coming wine region, focused on making appassimento wines (Burning Kiln, Norfolk). Shortly after receiving her pin from the Ontario Hostelerey Institutes Top 30 under 30 , Brock University honoured her as one of their Most Distinguished Graduates in 2012 and used her in their both Sides of the Brain Student Recruitment campaign. She is a proud working mom that manages to balance family life with her career as well as helping her community by created the LocaLove Garden Project for kids, serving on boards such on Big Brothers Big Sisters , fighting for Multiple Sclerosis Canada, and helping to raise money for cancer treatment through the One Foundation. Lydia is proud and excited to make the future wines of Ravine Vineyard grown organically on our unique site and will continue to elevate the wine portfolio making world class terroir driven wines.