Oxley Estate Winery is nestled on 38 acres in the heart of the Lake Erie North Shore wine route, in Harrow, Ontario, Canada. Our vineyards are blessed with long, sunny days, light lake breezes, and rich sandy loam soil over a limestone ridge about 30 feet down. We grow Riesling, Chardonnay, Auxerrois, Bianca, Hibernal, Pinot Gris, Vidal, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Pinot Noir, and Regent, the German wunderkind, – a fruity, light-bodied red.
Available on a first come, first serve basis.
Seating availability and weather depending.
Maximum group size is 6 people.
Oxley Estate Winery, in the heart of the wine route on charming County Road 50, makes small batch award winning wines. To purchase wine, visit us in store, order from the online wine shop or give us a call at 519-738-3264.
Every wine has a special sound. Be sure to read and enjoy each music pairing in our tasting notes.
2018 CHARDONNAY - $18.95
This Chardonnay is brimming with fruit flavours - Honey Crisp apple, baked pear, apple and pear crumble, pineapple, apricot, and lemon zest; there is an inkling of jasmine and the most appealing minerality and acidity. Pair with pork roast, mashed potatoes and gravy, making the everyday something memorable. You won’t be sorry. Music Pairing: "Pretty Pimpin" by Kurt Vile
2020 PINOT GRIS - $18.95
With its golden bronze colour, intoxicating scents and tastes of grilled mango, sweet apricot, papaya, and spicy honey pepper, this Pinot Gris is a sleek, silky and playful tropical treat. Savour by itself, or pair with baked Brie, toasted walnuts and a honey drizzle, or maybe a mango salsa and fresh tortilla chips. Music Pairing: "Catch the Wind" by Donovan
WOWZA WHITE - $17.95
Exotic tropical aromatics of lychee, mango, tangerine and pineapple explode in the air with hints of white pepper and orange blossom. The first sip wakes your palate with tangy acidity, relax and take another sample, let it glide across your tongue to find Meyer lemon, honey and sultry, alluring fruits. Music Pairing:"Southern Dreaming" by The Sheepdogs
2020 WEATHER ROCK PINOT GRIGIO - $13.95
This lively Pinot Grigio, with its cheerful wheat ear colour is fresh and crisp with flirty fruit flavours of ripe quince, star fruit, and golden pineapple with an underlying nip of ginger. The ferric minerality and acidity are a delight. This is definitely a wonderful wine to pair with something hot like spicy salted squid or to curl up on your couch with a big bowl of buttery popcorn and a great movie. Music Pairing:"Sweet Jane" by The Velvet Underground
2020 PINOT ROSÉ - $21.95
This Rosé is refreshingly tart, with flavours of sour cherry, raspberry, rhubarb, juicy grapefruit, pink peppercorn and radicchio. It will be a perfect pairing with garlic buttered salmon and roasted asparagus with parmesan cream cheese sauce. Music Pairing: "Anyone Else But You", by The Moldy Peaches
2020 CAB SYRAH ROSÉ - $15.75
This wildly crazy blend of Cabernet Franc and Syrah will amuse your senses with lively flavours of black cherry, candied plum and vanilla all jammed up with just a hint of jalapeno pepperiness and hints of cigar box and sage. Music Pairing: "Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town" by Pearl Jam
2018 TOAST OF THE TOWN Oaked Chardonnay - $22.95
The sunrise colour leads you to aromas of snap pea and ripe corn field in the middle of summer. There's a silkiness to the swirl, adding a bit of campfire and lemonwood to the fragrance. The palate brings balanced notes of lemon, light buttered sweet corn and new wood. Enjoy with barbecued chicken wings and charred vegetable skewers. Music Pairing:"Beast of Burden" by The Rolling Stones
ENCHANTÉ, Red Sparkling - $20.95
Charming and delicate, with dreamy hues of soft pinky coral and tiny bubbles to tickle your fancy. There are whispers of a smokey rose bouquet in the air and on the palate, tastes of cherry turnover, red currant, ripe pomegranate, and fresh cranberries ... woven with black pepper, nutmeg and a hint of honey. This wine will make you ... and your shrimp cocktail ... dance. Music Pairing: "La Vie en Rose" by Louis Armstrong
LUCKY BLUE, Sparkling Wine - $18.95 (***SOLD OUT ~ Will be back soon.***)
The moment you open this brilliant, light blonde wine the bubbles start to dance, soft and delicate on your palate, and the air fills with an aroma of fresh hazelnut biscotti. Your taste buds are in for a surprise...buttery cantaloupe, lemon, crisp green apple and Asian pear...sprinkled with a touch of white pepper. Beautiful and dry with a lingering citrus to enjoy. Music Pairing:"Life Less Ordinary" by Carbon Leaf
LAZY DAYS, Red Sparkling - $12.95
This ruby red wine sparkles with soft, tender bubbles tastes of light, smokey, peppery red fruit ~ raspberry, cherry and red licorice ~ and tickles your tongue with cheeky sophistication. Celebrate your special occasions with Lazy Days and friends or secretly enjoy this by yourself with your own mini-charcuterie. Music Pairing: "Have a Good Time" by Paul Simon
2017 VIDAL BLANC ICEWINE, 375 ml - $39.95
Aromas of poached pear, honeycomb, nutmeg and cinnamon leap from the generous nose. The smallest sip covers your palate with luscious, savoury and sweet flavours of toasted almond and homemade jarred peaches. The mouthfeel has a seamless backbone of acidity – carrying the wine’s richness, and balancing the sweetness. Music Pairing:"Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky (From Now On)" by Lee Dorsey
$4 tasting for the icewine
2017 PINOT NOIR, OXLEY BLUFF - $25.95
A beautiful garnet hue, cedar, violets and roses in the air. With a complex palate of dried cranberries, Bing cherries and hints of clove and pepper. Perfect with charcuterie on a lazy afternoon or creamy mushroom risotto on a cool day. Music Pairing:"Michelle-Remastered 2009" by The Beatles
2020 SYRAH, CORNER RIDGE VINEYARD - $23.95
This irresistible wine is alluring, savoury, and fruity with plummy, jammy mulberry, cherry, blackberry, a speck of white pepper and a hint of vanilla and chocolate. It is so tempting to pair this with a succulent chocolate lava cake. Yum! Music Pairing:"The Beast in Me" by Johnny Cash
2017 MERLOT - $20.95
Strength and resilience in the vineyard brought us this eloquent, complex, beautiful wine … our first single varietal Merlot. Big dark fruit meets heady, floral fragrance on the nose – rich cherry and blueberry notes join heightened aromas of sandalwood and sage. The mouthfeel is luscious – textured and balanced with ripe character and supportive tannin, with just enough flesh on the mid palate for pleasurable food friendliness. Cue up some guitar with a swingy beat, then enjoy with dinner ... and beyond. Music Pairing: “Downtown Came Uptown” by David Wilcox
2017 CABERNET MERLOT - $20.95
Intense hues of cherrywood and dark plum. Be excited for the nose, it has tricks up its sleeve – dried rose petal, orchid and lavender aromas open up to a spiciness reminding us of clove and thyme. Then blueberry and raspberry tones of Merlot merge seamlessly with fennel, black pepper and olive notes from Cab Sauv. Music Pairing:“Born on the Bayou” by Creedence Clearwater Revival
2019 RIPPER RED - $17.95
Welcome to the crazy train of flavours in this Ripper vintage. Dried black cherry, mulberry, juicy red licorice, bitter chocolate, tobacco, earthy muchroom and cedar are all wrapped around the wonderful acidity of this wine. Wet gravel, black pepper, green olive, plum ... the train of flavours goes on and on with a long finish. Put on some Classic Rock and start the grill. Perfect with a Tomahawk steak and grilled mushrooms. Music Pairing: "Crazy Train" by Ozzy Osbourne
2019 CABERNET SAUVIGNON - $21.95
This vintage leaps from your glass with a kaleidoscope of flavours, juicy, plump, dark fruit ... blackberries, black cherries ... and dried rose petals blend with hints of sandalwood, cigar box, underbrush, and pepper. Definitely a wine to be served with a hearty roast. Music Pairing: "One of These Things First" by Nick Drake
2017 CABERNET FRANC RESERVE - $25.95
A brilliant midnight plum hue and captivating blueberry, vanilla scent, this wine is waiting for you to take a sip. Vibrant flavours of blueberry pie, Spanish cedar, and earthy spices dance across your palate, then the long finish of summer fresh berries teases you to want more. Enjoy with succulent grilled ribeye or scrumptious cheese. Music Pairing: "California" by Joni Mitchell
2019 SYRAH RESERVE - $28.95
Sexy, masculine with the smokiness of cigar box, dark cherry, black pepper, notes of creamy chocolate and satiny vanilla, this wine is heady with silky, dreamy flavours. Enjoy with a great book on a cool evening or slow-roasted, savoury, smokey beek ribs. Music Pairing: "Where Did You Sleep Last Night" by Nirvana
2018 WEATHER ROCK CABERNET FRANC - $14.10
Our Weather Rock Cab Franc is a treat for the senses – beautiful ruby colour, bright fruity aromatics and juicy, ripe flavours. There is just enough spice on the palate to add interesting complexity. This Cab Franc pairs beautifully with a variety of dishes, particularly tomato based offerings, as well as your favourite cheeses. Music Pairing: "You Upset Me, Baby" by B.B. King