BEES & BARRELS $112.00
Half Day Tour 12:30pm-4:30pm
Mead is fermented honey and water. The flavour is profile so unique if you haven’t tried it this the tour for you! Apiarists Daniel and wife Beatrice have taken their knowledge of bees and honey and applied it to making several award-winning, unique mead. From Beet mead to a refreshing Rhubarb easy drinking summer mead. They will happily tell you about the flavour profiles, temperature to serve each mead and the best food pairings for each of the mead we’ll sample at Canoe Cove Meadery.
Matos Winery and Distillery is next for a full tasting of their awarding winning wines like the Gamay Noir, Chardonnay and their Rose. Plus, equally impressive distilled products such as the Bagaco, Anisette, and their PEI Apple Brandy which received gold and bronze awards at the 2019 Canadian Artisan Spirits Competition. Impressive.
Deep Roots Distillery is best known for their wide variety of flavoured award-winning small batch distilled products. You will find classic combinations like Maple, Blueberry or Apple during your tasting. The use of Haskap to create Camerise Liqueur, which is reminiscent of a red grape or cherry wine, offers you an understanding of the unique terroir Prince Edward Island has to offer. Proprietor Mike Beamish is proud of the 2019 Canadian Artisan Spirit Award he brought back to his distillery for his Absinthe. A must is you want to go home and impress your friends!
Included in your fully guided tour:
- 2 full tours with a behind the scenes look at local meaderies, & distilleries (Deep Roots Distillery and Canoe Cove Meadery)
- Tastings fees at all 3 locations; Canoe Cove Meadery, Matos Winery, & Deep Roots Distillery
- Select take home product from Canoe Cove Meadery, Matos Winery, or Deep Roots Distillery
- Chilled bottled water
- All transportation
- Special take home keepsake to remember your time with HOP|SIP|SWIRL Tasting Tours
HOP|SIP|SWIRLS tours are truly unforgettable experiences from start to finish!
*When unforeseen circumstances prevail, tours are subject to change. But, we will still ensure the best possible experience!